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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 229 186 213
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +27
Contract jobs citing Use Case 216 264 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.98% 1.18% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.46% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 163 141
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £55.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
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
18518 18052 18296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.94% 80.98% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13545 12688 13115
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Use Case as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +20 30 £481 +10.00% 18
Docklands, London +4 3 £456 -5.10%
Croydon - 3 £335 -
Bromley - 2 £585 -
Feltham - 1 £475 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Use Case also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 122 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (26.33%) Finance
3 106 (24.48%) Business Analysis
4 87 (20.09%) User Stories
5 82 (18.94%) UML
6 80 (18.48%) SQL
6 80 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
7 69 (15.94%) Project Management
8 58 (13.39%) Retail
9 57 (13.16%) Banking
9 57 (13.16%) Data Modelling
10 54 (12.47%) User Experience
11 50 (11.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 43 (9.93%) User Acceptance Testing
13 41 (9.47%) Degree
13 41 (9.47%) SDLC
14 39 (9.01%) Wireframes
15 38 (8.78%) Migration
16 37 (8.55%) Waterfall
17 36 (8.31%) Java
17 36 (8.31%) Security Cleared
18 35 (8.08%) Workflow
19 34 (7.85%) Microsoft
20 33 (7.62%) Scrum
21 32 (7.39%) BPMN
22 30 (6.93%) Data Analysis
22 30 (6.93%) XML
22 30 (6.93%) PRINCE2
23 29 (6.70%) ISEB
23 29 (6.70%) SC Cleared

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.00%) CMS
3 11 (2.54%) Confluence
4 6 (1.39%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.15%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.92%) Drupal
6 4 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (0.92%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.69%) Apache
7 3 (0.69%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.69%) Node.js
8 2 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.23%) Jetty
9 1 (0.23%) Mule
9 1 (0.23%) nginx
9 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (5.77%) MS Visio
2 21 (4.85%) MS Excel
3 15 (3.46%) MS Office
4 11 (2.54%) Photoshop
5 10 (2.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (2.31%) Fireworks
6 8 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.92%) MS Project
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.23%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (0.92%) TradeThru
2 2 (0.46%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.46%) RiskWrite
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.23%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.23%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.08%) Office 365
3 7 (1.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (0.92%) SaaS
6 3 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.23%) Force.com
7 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.23%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.23%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.31%) Firewall
2 7 (1.62%) LAN
3 4 (0.92%) Internet
4 3 (0.69%) Network Security
5 2 (0.46%) Broadband
5 2 (0.46%) LDAP
5 2 (0.46%) SSL
5 2 (0.46%) VPN
5 2 (0.46%) Wireless
6 1 (0.23%) ADSL
6 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.23%) MVNO
6 1 (0.23%) NAS
6 1 (0.23%) PABX
6 1 (0.23%) SAN
6 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.23%) VoIP
6 1 (0.23%) WAN
6 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.54%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (3.46%) Big Data
4 6 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.15%) Data Mining
5 5 (1.15%) GIS
5 5 (1.15%) MS Access
5 5 (1.15%) MySQL
6 4 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.92%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.69%) Apache Hive
7 3 (0.69%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.69%) OLTP
7 3 (0.69%) Qlik Sense
7 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.46%) Pentaho
8 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (6.00%) JIRA
2 11 (2.54%) Maven
3 9 (2.08%) Ant
3 9 (2.08%) Hudson
3 9 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.85%) Axure RP
5 7 (1.62%) Selenium
5 7 (1.62%) SoapUI
5 7 (1.62%) Subversion
6 6 (1.39%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.92%) TestDirector
7 4 (0.92%) VisualAge
7 4 (0.92%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 3 (0.69%) Rational Rose
8 3 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.46%) ERwin
9 2 (0.46%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.23%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.23%) Gradle
10 1 (0.23%) VersionOne
General
1 114 (26.33%) Finance
2 58 (13.39%) Retail
3 57 (13.16%) Banking
4 26 (6.00%) Marketing
5 20 (4.62%) Advertising
5 20 (4.62%) Investment Banking
6 16 (3.70%) Games
7 12 (2.77%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.54%) Electronics
8 11 (2.54%) Front Office
8 11 (2.54%) Legal
9 8 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.39%) French Language
11 5 (1.15%) Publishing
11 5 (1.15%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.69%) Back Office
12 3 (0.69%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.46%) International Banking
13 2 (0.46%) Law
13 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 259 (59.82%) Analyst
2 220 (50.81%) Business Analyst
3 47 (10.85%) Architect
4 27 (6.24%) Senior Analyst
4 27 (6.24%) Senior Business Analyst
5 24 (5.54%) Consultant
6 22 (5.08%) Designer
7 20 (4.62%) Agile Business Analyst
8 18 (4.16%) Data Analyst
8 18 (4.16%) Systems Analyst
9 15 (3.46%) Developer
10 14 (3.23%) Retail Business Analyst
11 12 (2.77%) Financial Analyst
12 11 (2.54%) Digital Analyst
12 11 (2.54%) Digital Business Analyst
12 11 (2.54%) Finance Business Analyst
13 10 (2.31%) E-Commerce Analyst
13 10 (2.31%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
13 10 (2.31%) Murex Analyst
13 10 (2.31%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.93%) XML
2 20 (4.62%) HTML
3 18 (4.16%) CSS
3 18 (4.16%) Web Services
4 16 (3.70%) XSL
5 13 (3.00%) SOAP
6 11 (2.54%) .NET
7 10 (2.31%) Ajax
8 9 (2.08%) AngularJS
9 6 (1.39%) HTML5
10 5 (1.15%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.15%) ASP.NET
10 5 (1.15%) CSS3
10 5 (1.15%) jQuery
11 4 (0.92%) Apache Flex
11 4 (0.92%) J2EE
11 4 (0.92%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (0.92%) REST
11 4 (0.92%) WSDL
11 4 (0.92%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 80 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (12.47%) User Experience
3 27 (6.24%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.16%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (4.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (3.93%) Derivative
6 13 (3.00%) Video on Demand
7 12 (2.77%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.77%) FMCG
8 11 (2.54%) Credit Risk
8 11 (2.54%) Market Risk
9 7 (1.62%) BYOD
10 6 (1.39%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.39%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.39%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.15%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.15%) PMI
11 5 (1.15%) Psychology
12 4 (0.92%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.92%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.00%) Windows
2 14 (3.23%) Linux
3 13 (3.00%) Unix
4 7 (1.62%) Android
4 7 (1.62%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.62%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.39%) VMS
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (24.48%) Business Analysis
3 87 (20.09%) User Stories
4 82 (18.94%) UML
5 69 (15.94%) Project Management
6 57 (13.16%) Data Modelling
7 50 (11.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (9.93%) User Acceptance Testing
9 41 (9.47%) SDLC
10 39 (9.01%) Wireframes
11 38 (8.78%) Migration
12 37 (8.55%) Waterfall
13 35 (8.08%) Workflow
14 33 (7.62%) Scrum
15 32 (7.39%) BPMN
16 30 (6.93%) Data Analysis
16 30 (6.93%) PRINCE2
17 26 (6.00%) Risk Management
18 25 (5.77%) E-Commerce
19 24 (5.54%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (18.48%) SQL
2 36 (8.31%) Java
3 27 (6.24%) JavaScript
4 13 (3.00%) Python
5 11 (2.54%) C#
6 9 (2.08%) Ruby
7 7 (1.62%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.39%) C++
8 6 (1.39%) PHP
9 4 (0.92%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.92%) VBA
10 3 (0.69%) C
11 2 (0.46%) Scala
12 1 (0.23%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.23%) AWK
12 1 (0.23%) Clojure
12 1 (0.23%) R
12 1 (0.23%) sed
12 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (9.47%) Degree
2 36 (8.31%) Security Cleared
3 29 (6.70%) ISEB
3 29 (6.70%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.54%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.39%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.39%) IIBA
5 6 (1.39%) PMP
5 6 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (0.92%) CBAP
8 3 (0.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 3 (0.69%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 2 (0.46%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.46%) CITP
9 2 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.23%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.08%) QA
2 8 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.92%) SLA
4 2 (0.46%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
5 1 (0.23%) FATCA
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.23%) MiFID
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (2.54%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.31%) Docker
3 7 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.23%) Firmware
5 1 (0.23%) HDFS
5 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (3.23%) SCCM
2 10 (2.31%) Ansible
2 10 (2.31%) Puppet
3 7 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.39%) SCOM
5 4 (0.92%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.46%) RSA enVision
7 2 (0.46%) RSA Security Analytics
8 1 (0.23%) ArcSight ESM
8 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.23%) Packer
Vendors
1 34 (7.85%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.24%) Oracle
3 15 (3.46%) HP
4 13 (3.00%) ArcSight
5 11 (2.54%) Citrix
5 11 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (2.31%) Calypso
6 10 (2.31%) Murex
7 8 (1.85%) Splunk
7 8 (1.85%) VMware
8 7 (1.62%) IBM
8 7 (1.62%) LogRhythm
9 6 (1.39%) Dell
9 6 (1.39%) hybris
9 6 (1.39%) SAP
10 5 (1.15%) Sybase
11 4 (0.92%) Adobe
11 4 (0.92%) Bloomberg
11 4 (0.92%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.69%) Pega
West London
PCR
Rate: £450 - £478 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £425.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £395 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + expenses
Posted: 8 days ago