The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 223 144 165
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +21
Contract jobs citing Use Case 216 368 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.90% 1.47% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.90% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 257 209
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £561 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £53.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.75 £36.72
% change year-on-year
+17.11% -24.41%
Use Case
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18509 19400 16996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.45% 77.65% 75.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13588 13586 11659
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 241 292
Average hourly rate £21.78 £22.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.85 £57.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in London

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Use Case across the London region.

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in London

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in London

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the London region.

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in London

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -33 43 £424 -10.78% 16
Docklands, London +17 2 £450 -22.31%
Canary Wharf +6 2 - -
Croydon -7 1 £415 +18.57%
Greenford - 1 £320 - 3
Hounslow - 1 £438 -
Surbiton - 1 £388 -
Upminster - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Worcester Park - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Use Case also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Use Case.

1 166 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (32.82%) Finance
3 146 (32.16%) Business Analysis
4 135 (29.74%) UML
5 97 (21.37%) Banking
6 69 (15.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 62 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 61 (13.44%) QA
9 60 (13.22%) Project Management
9 60 (13.22%) Data Modelling
10 59 (13.00%) Scrum
11 57 (12.56%) User Stories
12 54 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
13 53 (11.67%) Workflow
13 53 (11.67%) SQL
14 52 (11.45%) Degree
15 50 (11.01%) MS Visio
16 44 (9.69%) RUP
17 42 (9.25%) Java
17 42 (9.25%) Management Information System
17 42 (9.25%) Validation
18 41 (9.03%) E-Commerce
19 38 (8.37%) Microsoft
19 38 (8.37%) Migration
19 38 (8.37%) Retail
20 34 (7.49%) Data Analysis
20 34 (7.49%) User Experience
21 33 (7.27%) Web Services
21 33 (7.27%) XML
22 32 (7.05%) BPMN

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Use Case also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Use Case. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (3.08%) SharePoint
1 14 (3.08%) WebSphere
2 11 (2.42%) Confluence
3 5 (1.10%) Apache
4 4 (0.88%) Documentum
4 4 (0.88%) JBoss
4 4 (0.88%) CMS
4 4 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.66%) Lync
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.44%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (0.44%) Smallworld
6 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.44%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.44%) nginx
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.22%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 50 (11.01%) MS Visio
2 28 (6.17%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.86%) MS Office
4 8 (1.76%) MS Project
5 4 (0.88%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.66%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.22%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.32%) Loan IQ
3 4 (0.88%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (0.66%) Finacle
4 3 (0.66%) Murex MxG2000
4 3 (0.66%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.22%) RMDS
6 1 (0.22%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.22%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.10%) SaaS
2 4 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.54%) HTTP
1 7 (1.54%) Intranet
1 7 (1.54%) Internet
2 4 (0.88%) Firewall
3 3 (0.66%) DMZ
3 3 (0.66%) Extranet
3 3 (0.66%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.66%) DNS
3 3 (0.66%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.44%) VPN
4 2 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.44%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.44%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (0.44%) Network Security
5 1 (0.22%) NAS
5 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.22%) Wireless
5 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (2.64%) Data Mining
3 8 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.32%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (0.88%) MS Access
7 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.66%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.66%) SQL Navigator
8 3 (0.66%) OLAP
9 2 (0.44%) MySQL
9 2 (0.44%) DB2
9 2 (0.44%) Essbase
9 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (5.73%) JIRA
2 19 (4.19%) Cucumber
3 17 (3.74%) Selenium
4 11 (2.42%) Rational Rose
5 10 (2.20%) WebDriver
6 9 (1.98%) Hudson
6 9 (1.98%) JUnit
7 8 (1.76%) Ant
7 8 (1.76%) SoapUI
7 8 (1.76%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.54%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.54%) Maven
9 6 (1.32%) Git (software)
9 6 (1.32%) ClearQuest
10 5 (1.10%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.10%) Calabash
11 4 (0.88%) Toad
11 4 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 149 (32.82%) Finance
2 97 (21.37%) Banking
3 38 (8.37%) Retail
4 30 (6.61%) Investment Banking
5 20 (4.41%) Front Office
6 19 (4.19%) Back Office
7 17 (3.74%) Legal
7 17 (3.74%) Marketing
8 16 (3.52%) Telecoms
9 11 (2.42%) Games
9 11 (2.42%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.98%) Law
11 6 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.32%) Wholesale Banking
12 5 (1.10%) Local Government
12 5 (1.10%) International Banking
13 4 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.88%) Billing
13 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.66%) Military
Job Titles
1 313 (68.94%) Analyst
2 284 (62.56%) Business Analyst
3 32 (7.05%) Developer
4 30 (6.61%) Architect
5 29 (6.39%) Agile Business Analyst
6 28 (6.17%) Senior Analyst
7 25 (5.51%) Senior Business Analyst
7 25 (5.51%) Banking Business Analyst
8 17 (3.74%) Systems Analyst
9 16 (3.52%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 14 (3.08%) UML Business Analyst
10 14 (3.08%) Consultant
11 12 (2.64%) Business Systems Analyst
12 11 (2.42%) Technical Analyst
12 11 (2.42%) Technical Business Analyst
13 9 (1.98%) Test Manager
13 9 (1.98%) Solutions Architect
14 8 (1.76%) Lead Business Analyst
14 8 (1.76%) Designer
15 7 (1.54%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (7.27%) Web Services
1 33 (7.27%) XML
2 23 (5.07%) HTML
3 19 (4.19%) CSS
4 17 (3.74%) J2EE
5 15 (3.30%) JSON
6 13 (2.86%) .NET
7 12 (2.64%) REST
8 9 (1.98%) SOAP
8 9 (1.98%) XSLT
9 8 (1.76%) XHTML
9 8 (1.76%) Ajax
9 8 (1.76%) HTML5
10 7 (1.54%) RESTful
10 7 (1.54%) Middleware
11 6 (1.32%) CGI
12 5 (1.10%) .NET Framework
12 5 (1.10%) XSD
12 5 (1.10%) ASP.NET
12 5 (1.10%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 54 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.25%) Management Information System
3 34 (7.49%) User Experience
4 22 (4.85%) Derivative
5 16 (3.52%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.42%) Fixed Income
7 10 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.98%) AS400
8 9 (1.98%) SWIFT
8 9 (1.98%) Open Source
9 7 (1.54%) Video on Demand
9 7 (1.54%) iSeries
10 6 (1.32%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.32%) Reference Data
10 6 (1.32%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.32%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.10%) Statistics
11 5 (1.10%) Equities
11 5 (1.10%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.85%) Windows
2 12 (2.64%) UNIX
3 9 (1.98%) Linux
4 6 (1.32%) Solaris
4 6 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.10%) Android
6 4 (0.88%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (32.16%) Business Analysis
3 135 (29.74%) UML
4 69 (15.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 62 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 60 (13.22%) Data Modelling
6 60 (13.22%) Project Management
7 59 (13.00%) Scrum
8 57 (12.56%) User Stories
9 53 (11.67%) Workflow
10 44 (9.69%) RUP
11 42 (9.25%) Validation
12 41 (9.03%) E-Commerce
13 38 (8.37%) Migration
14 34 (7.49%) Data Analysis
15 32 (7.05%) BPMN
16 30 (6.61%) GAP Analysis
17 29 (6.39%) TDD
18 27 (5.95%) OO
19 25 (5.51%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (11.67%) SQL
2 42 (9.25%) Java
3 19 (4.19%) JavaScript
4 14 (3.08%) C#
5 11 (2.42%) Ruby
6 8 (1.76%) C
6 8 (1.76%) VBA
7 7 (1.54%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.54%) VBScript
8 6 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.66%) Scala
9 3 (0.66%) Groovy
9 3 (0.66%) VB6
9 3 (0.66%) VB
10 2 (0.44%) Python
10 2 (0.44%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.44%) Perl
10 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.44%) XAML
10 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (11.45%) Degree
2 26 (5.73%) ISEB
3 18 (3.96%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.30%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.10%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.10%) CBAP
6 4 (0.88%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.66%) MBA
8 2 (0.44%) ISSAP
8 2 (0.44%) CISA
8 2 (0.44%) CISSP
8 2 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.44%) IIBA
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (13.44%) QA
2 4 (0.88%) EMIR
2 4 (0.88%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.66%) JSP 440
3 3 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.44%) FATCA
4 2 (0.44%) Basel III
4 2 (0.44%) UCITS
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) SLA
5 1 (0.22%) Basel II
5 1 (0.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (0.88%) Firmware
1 4 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (0.88%) XenApp
2 3 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.88%) WMI
2 4 (0.88%) SCCM
2 4 (0.88%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.22%) Salt
3 1 (0.22%) Puppet
3 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 38 (8.37%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.83%) Oracle
3 13 (2.86%) IBM
4 11 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (2.20%) SAP
5 10 (2.20%) HP
6 7 (1.54%) Murex
7 6 (1.32%) Misys
7 6 (1.32%) Adobe
8 5 (1.10%) Calypso
8 5 (1.10%) Cisco
8 5 (1.10%) Business Objects
8 5 (1.10%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.10%) Citrix
9 4 (0.88%) Siebel
9 4 (0.88%) Sybase
9 4 (0.88%) Wall Street Systems
10 3 (0.66%) ATG
11 2 (0.44%) StatPro
11 2 (0.44%) Hyperion
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £349 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £465.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £71 - £800 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £466.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 20 days ago