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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 206 223 217
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Contract jobs citing Use Case 266 251 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.15% 1.06% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.29% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 171 141
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £338 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £35.27 - £21.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.64
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.52%
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
19792 19510 19407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.69% 82.15% 81.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14234 13880 13516
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 223 232
Median hourly rate £25.69 £22.12 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.16% +2.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.23 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +8 33 £493 +15.88% 12
Paddington - 4 £418 -
Brentford - 1 - - 1
Croydon - 1 £370 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £500 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £700 -
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 160 (33.47%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (31.80%) Business Analysis
3 124 (25.94%) Finance
4 106 (22.18%) UML
5 90 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
6 88 (18.41%) Data Modelling
7 70 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 68 (14.23%) Project Management
8 68 (14.23%) SQL
9 67 (14.02%) Banking
10 64 (13.39%) User Stories
11 62 (12.97%) Waterfall
12 59 (12.34%) Oracle
13 54 (11.30%) Management Information System
13 54 (11.30%) Marketing
14 52 (10.88%) Microsoft
15 46 (9.62%) ISEB
15 46 (9.62%) Degree
16 44 (9.21%) Data Analysis
17 43 (9.00%) Workflow
18 41 (8.58%) PRINCE2
18 41 (8.58%) Security Cleared
18 41 (8.58%) User Experience
19 40 (8.37%) Retail
20 39 (8.16%) Logical Data Model
21 38 (7.95%) Salesforce.com
22 37 (7.74%) MS Excel
22 37 (7.74%) SDLC
23 35 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
24 33 (6.90%) ITIL

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 8 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 8 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (1.46%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.46%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (1.26%) CMS
3 6 (1.26%) Confluence
4 5 (1.05%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.84%) Apache
5 4 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.84%) Drupal
5 4 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.63%) MTS
6 3 (0.63%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.63%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.42%) SAS
8 1 (0.21%) IIS
8 1 (0.21%) JBoss
8 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 30 (6.28%) MS Visio
3 13 (2.72%) MS Office
4 10 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.05%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.84%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.63%) UserZoom
8 2 (0.42%) MS Project
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.21%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.21%) Stata
Business Applications
1 26 (5.44%) Eloqua
1 26 (5.44%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle AML
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.21%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.21%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.88%) Office 365
3 8 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (1.46%) IBM Blueworks
5 5 (1.05%) SaaS
6 3 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.63%) BlueKai
7 2 (0.42%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.21%) GitHub
8 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.21%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.21%) PaaS
8 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.67%) Firewall
2 7 (1.46%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.26%) Skype
4 5 (1.05%) Wireless
5 3 (0.63%) Internet
5 3 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.63%) Network Security
5 3 (0.63%) SSL
5 3 (0.63%) VoIP
6 2 (0.42%) HTTP
6 2 (0.42%) LAN
6 2 (0.42%) LDAP
7 1 (0.21%) Broadband
7 1 (0.21%) Intranet
7 1 (0.21%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.21%) SAN
7 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.21%) WAN
7 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.23%) Big Data
1 25 (5.23%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.93%) Oracle BI EE
3 12 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.88%) NoSQL
5 8 (1.67%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.26%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.26%) MySQL
6 6 (1.26%) Qlik Sense
7 4 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (0.84%) Apache Hive
7 4 (0.84%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.84%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (4.18%) JIRA
2 8 (1.67%) SoapUI
3 7 (1.46%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.46%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.46%) Selenium
4 6 (1.26%) Axure RP
4 6 (1.26%) Hudson
5 5 (1.05%) Ant
5 5 (1.05%) Maven
5 5 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.84%) Subversion
6 4 (0.84%) TestDirector
7 3 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (0.63%) Rational Rose
7 3 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.63%) VisualAge
7 3 (0.63%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 2 (0.42%) ERwin
General
1 124 (25.94%) Finance
2 67 (14.02%) Banking
3 54 (11.30%) Marketing
4 40 (8.37%) Retail
5 18 (3.77%) Investment Banking
6 16 (3.35%) Advertising
7 12 (2.51%) Legal
8 10 (2.09%) Law
8 10 (2.09%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.67%) Games
10 6 (1.26%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (1.26%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.26%) Front Office
10 6 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.26%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.84%) Back Office
12 3 (0.63%) French Language
13 2 (0.42%) International Banking
13 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 268 (56.07%) Analyst
2 239 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 88 (18.41%) Architect
4 30 (6.28%) Senior Analyst
5 28 (5.86%) Senior Business Analyst
6 22 (4.60%) Digital Analyst
6 22 (4.60%) Digital Business Analyst
7 20 (4.18%) Consultant
8 19 (3.97%) Agile Business Analyst
9 17 (3.56%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (3.56%) Technical Architect
10 16 (3.35%) Designer
10 16 (3.35%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 14 (2.93%) Data Analyst
12 13 (2.72%) Banking Analyst
12 13 (2.72%) Salesforce.com Architect
13 12 (2.51%) Financial Analyst
13 12 (2.51%) IT Analyst
14 11 (2.30%) IT Business Analyst
14 11 (2.30%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.44%) XML
2 23 (4.81%) .NET
3 14 (2.93%) HTML
3 14 (2.93%) Web Services
4 12 (2.51%) .NET Framework
5 11 (2.30%) SOAP
6 9 (1.88%) CSS
6 9 (1.88%) Middleware
6 9 (1.88%) XSL
7 8 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (1.67%) Visualforce
8 6 (1.26%) AngularJS
8 6 (1.26%) COM
8 6 (1.26%) CSS3
8 6 (1.26%) HTML5
9 5 (1.05%) 802.1X
9 5 (1.05%) React
9 5 (1.05%) REST
10 4 (0.84%) Kafka
10 4 (0.84%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 90 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (11.30%) Management Information System
3 41 (8.58%) User Experience
4 27 (5.65%) Data Structures
5 26 (5.44%) Algorithms
6 18 (3.77%) Video on Demand
7 15 (3.14%) Data Centre
8 11 (2.30%) CESG
8 11 (2.30%) Equities
8 11 (2.30%) FMCG
9 10 (2.09%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.09%) Virtual Team
9 10 (2.09%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.88%) Fixed Income
11 8 (1.67%) Derivative
12 7 (1.46%) Data Integration
13 6 (1.26%) BYOD
13 6 (1.26%) PMI
14 5 (1.05%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.97%) Windows
2 11 (2.30%) Linux
3 10 (2.09%) Unix
4 7 (1.46%) Android
4 7 (1.46%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.26%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.05%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.05%) Windows 8
6 5 (1.05%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.63%) VMS
8 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.21%) CentOS
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (33.47%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (31.80%) Business Analysis
3 106 (22.18%) UML
4 88 (18.41%) Data Modelling
5 70 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 68 (14.23%) Project Management
7 64 (13.39%) User Stories
8 62 (12.97%) Waterfall
9 44 (9.21%) Data Analysis
10 43 (9.00%) Workflow
11 41 (8.58%) PRINCE2
12 39 (8.16%) Logical Data Model
13 37 (7.74%) SDLC
14 35 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
15 33 (6.90%) Change Management
15 33 (6.90%) ITIL
16 32 (6.69%) Technical Architecture
17 31 (6.49%) Physical Data Model
18 30 (6.28%) Software Engineering
19 29 (6.07%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 68 (14.23%) SQL
2 32 (6.69%) Java
3 18 (3.77%) Python
4 17 (3.56%) C#
4 17 (3.56%) JavaScript
5 12 (2.51%) PHP
6 10 (2.09%) Ruby
7 8 (1.67%) Apex Code
7 8 (1.67%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.26%) VBA
9 5 (1.05%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.05%) Perl
9 5 (1.05%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.84%) C++
10 4 (0.84%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.63%) C
12 2 (0.42%) R
13 1 (0.21%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 46 (9.62%) Degree
1 46 (9.62%) ISEB
2 41 (8.58%) Security Cleared
3 30 (6.28%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.51%) CBAP
4 12 (2.51%) PMI Certification
5 10 (2.09%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (1.46%) Chartered Engineer
7 7 (1.46%) CITP
7 7 (1.46%) PMP
8 6 (1.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 5 (1.05%) IIBA
10 4 (0.84%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (0.84%) CISM
10 4 (0.84%) CISSP
11 3 (0.63%) CCA
11 3 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.63%) MCSE
11 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.51%) Data Quality
2 11 (2.30%) QA
3 6 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.42%) GxP
4 2 (0.42%) MiFID
4 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.42%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.42%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.21%) EMIR
5 1 (0.21%) HL7
5 1 (0.21%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.21%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.21%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.21%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (2.51%) Docker
2 11 (2.30%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.05%) BitLocker
3 5 (1.05%) Xen
3 5 (1.05%) XenApp
3 5 (1.05%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.21%) HDFS
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.21%) vCloud
5 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (2.30%) SCCM
2 10 (2.09%) Ansible
2 10 (2.09%) Puppet
3 7 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.05%) WSUS
5 4 (0.84%) ArcSight ESM
5 4 (0.84%) Terraform
6 3 (0.63%) Casper Suite
6 3 (0.63%) SCOM
7 1 (0.21%) Oozie
7 1 (0.21%) vRealize
Vendors
1 59 (12.34%) Oracle
2 52 (10.88%) Microsoft
3 38 (7.95%) Salesforce.com
4 24 (5.02%) Hyperion
5 23 (4.81%) HP
6 13 (2.72%) Dell
7 11 (2.30%) Adobe
8 10 (2.09%) Citrix
8 10 (2.09%) IBM
8 10 (2.09%) SAP
8 10 (2.09%) Splunk
9 9 (1.88%) ArcSight
9 9 (1.88%) Tableau
10 8 (1.67%) Fidessa
11 6 (1.26%) Cisco
11 6 (1.26%) hybris
11 6 (1.26%) Sybase
12 5 (1.05%) Aruba
12 5 (1.05%) Google
12 5 (1.05%) Symantec
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