The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 194 159 148
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -11
Contract jobs citing Use Case 235 320 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.00% 1.32% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.73% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 229 244
Average daily rate
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£422 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.09% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £328 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £380 £378
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £37.56 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.72% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +10.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18140 18533 19452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.93% 76.45% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12691 12878 12909
Average daily rate £442 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 264 374
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Use Case
England

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 24 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Use Case Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 July 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 -25 52 £461 +8.47% 14
Docklands, London +15 11 £510 +36.00%
Canary Wharf +15 4 - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 179 (36.98%) Business Analysis
2 136 (28.10%) UML
3 135 (27.89%) Finance
4 98 (20.25%) Banking
5 79 (16.32%) SQL
6 67 (13.84%) Degree
7 66 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 64 (13.22%) Project Management
10 59 (12.19%) Data Modelling
11 57 (11.78%) User Acceptance Testing
12 54 (11.16%) Microsoft
13 52 (10.74%) User Stories
14 51 (10.54%) Workflow
14 51 (10.54%) Investment Banking
15 50 (10.33%) Scrum
15 50 (10.33%) QA
16 47 (9.71%) Data Analysis
17 44 (9.09%) E-Commerce
18 43 (8.88%) MS Excel
19 42 (8.68%) MS Visio
20 41 (8.47%) Oracle
21 39 (8.06%) RUP
21 39 (8.06%) Retail
21 39 (8.06%) Migration
22 36 (7.44%) CRM
22 36 (7.44%) Validation
23 35 (7.23%) XML
24 33 (6.82%) Risk Management
25 31 (6.40%) Windows

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 21 (4.34%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.93%) CMS
3 11 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 11 (2.27%) Confluence
4 8 (1.65%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.83%) Lync
5 4 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (0.83%) Apache
6 3 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.62%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (0.62%) Drupal
6 3 (0.62%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.62%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.41%) nginx
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.21%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.21%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 43 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 42 (8.68%) MS Visio
3 18 (3.72%) MS Office
4 14 (2.89%) MS Project
5 13 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.24%) Photoshop
7 5 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.62%) InDesign
9 2 (0.41%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.21%) RMDS
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.21%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.21%) Tridion
3 1 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.21%) LongView
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.21%) PaaS
3 1 (0.21%) IaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.07%) Internet
2 9 (1.86%) Firewall
2 9 (1.86%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.45%) Intranet
4 5 (1.03%) HTTP
5 4 (0.83%) Unified Communications
5 4 (0.83%) Network Security
5 4 (0.83%) VoIP
6 3 (0.62%) Wireshark
6 3 (0.62%) NAS
7 2 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (0.41%) Broadband
7 2 (0.41%) DNS
7 2 (0.41%) DHCP
7 2 (0.41%) FTP
7 2 (0.41%) Telnet
7 2 (0.41%) DMZ
7 2 (0.41%) Wireless
7 2 (0.41%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.40%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (3.31%) Oracle Database
4 14 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.69%) OLAP
5 13 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.27%) Essbase
7 11 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (2.27%) Oracle OLAP
7 11 (2.27%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (1.45%) MS Access
10 5 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.83%) DB2
11 4 (0.83%) MySQL
11 4 (0.83%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (5.99%) JIRA
2 10 (2.07%) Subversion
3 9 (1.86%) Selenium
3 9 (1.86%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.65%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (1.65%) JUnit
4 8 (1.65%) Maven
5 7 (1.45%) NUnit
5 7 (1.45%) ClearQuest
5 7 (1.45%) Axure RP
6 6 (1.24%) MSBuild
6 6 (1.24%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.03%) Rational Rose
8 4 (0.83%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 4 (0.83%) Ant
9 3 (0.62%) RequisitePro
9 3 (0.62%) Toad
9 3 (0.62%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.62%) ClearCase
General
1 135 (27.89%) Finance
2 98 (20.25%) Banking
3 51 (10.54%) Investment Banking
4 39 (8.06%) Retail
5 28 (5.79%) Legal
6 27 (5.58%) Front Office
6 27 (5.58%) Back Office
7 23 (4.75%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.89%) Marketing
8 14 (2.89%) Billing
9 13 (2.69%) Law
10 8 (1.65%) Publishing
11 7 (1.45%) Games
12 4 (0.83%) Local Government
13 3 (0.62%) Military
13 3 (0.62%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.62%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.41%) Advertising
14 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.41%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 352 (72.73%) Analyst
2 307 (63.43%) Business Analyst
3 43 (8.88%) Developer
4 37 (7.64%) Agile Business Analyst
5 33 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (5.17%) Architect
7 23 (4.75%) Banking Business Analyst
8 21 (4.34%) Senior Business Analyst
9 17 (3.51%) Systems Analyst
10 16 (3.31%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 14 (2.89%) Consultant
12 12 (2.48%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (2.48%) UML Business Analyst
13 11 (2.27%) IT Business Analyst
13 11 (2.27%) Technical Business Analyst
13 11 (2.27%) Programmer
13 11 (2.27%) Designer
14 10 (2.07%) Project Manager
14 10 (2.07%) Hyperion Developer
14 10 (2.07%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.23%) XML
2 30 (6.20%) .NET
3 27 (5.58%) HTML
4 25 (5.17%) Web Services
5 22 (4.55%) CSS
6 15 (3.10%) XSLT
7 14 (2.89%) JSON
7 14 (2.89%) .NET Framework
8 12 (2.48%) Middleware
8 12 (2.48%) Ajax
9 11 (2.27%) jQuery
9 11 (2.27%) J2EE
10 9 (1.86%) ASP.NET
11 8 (1.65%) Spring
11 8 (1.65%) Hibernate
12 7 (1.45%) WCF
12 7 (1.45%) ADO.NET
12 7 (1.45%) Classic ASP
12 7 (1.45%) COM+
13 6 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.99%) Derivative
1 29 (5.99%) Management Information System
2 21 (4.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (4.13%) Credit Risk
4 14 (2.89%) Market Risk
5 13 (2.69%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.27%) Fixed Income
7 10 (2.07%) Equities
8 9 (1.86%) AS400
8 9 (1.86%) iPad
9 8 (1.65%) Reference Data
9 8 (1.65%) W3C
9 8 (1.65%) Credit Derivative
10 7 (1.45%) iSeries
11 6 (1.24%) SWIFT
11 6 (1.24%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.24%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (1.03%) Statistics
12 5 (1.03%) Online Banking
12 5 (1.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.40%) Windows
2 19 (3.93%) UNIX
3 8 (1.65%) Linux
4 7 (1.45%) Android
5 6 (1.24%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.24%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (36.98%) Business Analysis
2 136 (28.10%) UML
3 66 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 64 (13.22%) Project Management
6 59 (12.19%) Data Modelling
7 57 (11.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 52 (10.74%) User Stories
9 51 (10.54%) Workflow
10 50 (10.33%) Scrum
11 47 (9.71%) Data Analysis
12 44 (9.09%) E-Commerce
13 39 (8.06%) RUP
13 39 (8.06%) Migration
14 36 (7.44%) CRM
14 36 (7.44%) Validation
15 33 (6.82%) Risk Management
16 30 (6.20%) OO
16 30 (6.20%) Systems Analysis
17 29 (5.99%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (16.32%) SQL
2 28 (5.79%) JavaScript
3 25 (5.17%) Java
4 19 (3.93%) T-SQL
5 16 (3.31%) PL/SQL
6 15 (3.10%) C#
7 8 (1.65%) VBA
7 8 (1.65%) VB
8 7 (1.45%) VB6
8 7 (1.45%) VBScript
8 7 (1.45%) C
9 6 (1.24%) Python
9 6 (1.24%) Ruby
10 5 (1.03%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.83%) PHP
12 3 (0.62%) Perl
12 3 (0.62%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.41%) XAML
14 1 (0.21%) XPath
14 1 (0.21%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 67 (13.84%) Degree
2 27 (5.58%) ISEB
3 19 (3.93%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.48%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.24%) CBAP
6 5 (1.03%) CISSP
6 5 (1.03%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.03%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.83%) IIBA
7 4 (0.83%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.62%) CISA
9 2 (0.41%) GISP
9 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.41%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.41%) CITP
9 2 (0.41%) GCIA
9 2 (0.41%) GCIH
10 1 (0.21%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.21%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (10.33%) QA
2 11 (2.27%) EMIR
2 11 (2.27%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (1.03%) MiFID
4 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.21%) Basel II
5 1 (0.21%) Basel III
5 1 (0.21%) COREP
5 1 (0.21%) FINREP
5 1 (0.21%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.21%) FATCA
System Software
1 10 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.65%) XenApp
2 8 (1.65%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.41%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.21%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (11.16%) Microsoft
2 41 (8.47%) Oracle
3 14 (2.89%) hybris
4 12 (2.48%) Hyperion
5 11 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (2.07%) IBM
6 10 (2.07%) VMware
7 9 (1.86%) Citrix
8 8 (1.65%) Sybase
8 8 (1.65%) HP
8 8 (1.65%) Adobe
8 8 (1.65%) CA
9 6 (1.24%) ArcSight
9 6 (1.24%) ATG
10 5 (1.03%) McAfee
10 5 (1.03%) Business Objects
10 5 (1.03%) SAP
10 5 (1.03%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.83%) JBoss
12 3 (0.62%) TIBCO
City, London
Salt
Rate: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £400 - £401 per week
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Rate: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £425 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £19.26 - £23.98 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £600 - £900 per day
Posted: 20 days ago