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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 243 195 211
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +16
Contract jobs citing Use Case 210 258 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.92% 1.16% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.43% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 169 160
Median daily rate £463 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £550 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £32.65 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -2.53%
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
19139 18033 19103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.78% 80.75% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13950 12592 13565
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 257 238
Median hourly rate £21.89 £20.31 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% -11.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.42 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 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 3 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 +33 40 £489 +2.89% 8
Croydon -12 2 £335 +11.66% 1
Bromley - 2 £585 -
Docklands, London +5 1 £445 +3.18%
Feltham - 1 £350 -
Greenford - 1 £340 -
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 131 (28.98%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (27.43%) Finance
3 110 (24.34%) Business Analysis
4 103 (22.79%) User Stories
5 92 (20.35%) Analytical Skills
6 82 (18.14%) UML
7 75 (16.59%) SQL
8 68 (15.04%) Banking
9 64 (14.16%) Project Management
10 61 (13.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 57 (12.61%) User Experience
12 56 (12.39%) Data Modelling
12 56 (12.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 52 (11.50%) Retail
14 43 (9.51%) Microsoft
15 42 (9.29%) Scrum
15 42 (9.29%) Degree
16 41 (9.07%) Security Cleared
17 40 (8.85%) Workflow
18 39 (8.63%) BPMN
19 37 (8.19%) Migration
20 36 (7.96%) Waterfall
21 34 (7.52%) SDLC
21 34 (7.52%) E-Commerce
22 32 (7.08%) Windows
23 31 (6.86%) SQL Server
23 31 (6.86%) Risk Management
23 31 (6.86%) SC Cleared
24 28 (6.19%) Change Management
24 28 (6.19%) MS Visio

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 24 (5.31%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.54%) CMS
3 12 (2.65%) Confluence
4 7 (1.55%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.11%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.88%) Drupal
6 4 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (0.88%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.66%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.44%) Node.js
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.22%) Apache
9 1 (0.22%) Jetty
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.22%) SAS
9 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (6.19%) MS Visio
2 22 (4.87%) MS Excel
3 15 (3.32%) MS Office
4 11 (2.43%) Photoshop
5 10 (2.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (2.21%) Fireworks
6 9 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (1.77%) MS Project
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.99%) TradeThru
3 4 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.66%) Unica
5 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.44%) RiskWrite
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.22%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.22%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.99%) Office 365
3 7 (1.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.88%) SaaS
5 2 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.44%) Force.com
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.22%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.54%) Firewall
2 7 (1.55%) LAN
3 4 (0.88%) Internet
4 3 (0.66%) LDAP
5 2 (0.44%) Broadband
5 2 (0.44%) Network Security
5 2 (0.44%) SSL
5 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.44%) VPN
5 2 (0.44%) Wireless
6 1 (0.22%) ADSL
6 1 (0.22%) BGP
6 1 (0.22%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.22%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.22%) SAN
6 1 (0.22%) SSH
6 1 (0.22%) VoIP
6 1 (0.22%) WAN
6 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (3.54%) Big Data
4 8 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (1.55%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.55%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (1.11%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.11%) MS Access
7 5 (1.11%) MySQL
8 4 (0.88%) GIS
8 4 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.66%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.66%) OLTP
9 3 (0.66%) Pentaho
9 3 (0.66%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.44%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (5.97%) JIRA
2 11 (2.43%) Maven
3 9 (1.99%) Ant
3 9 (1.99%) Subversion
4 8 (1.77%) Axure RP
4 8 (1.77%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.55%) Hudson
5 7 (1.55%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.11%) Selenium
6 5 (1.11%) SoapUI
6 5 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.88%) VisualAge
7 4 (0.88%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 3 (0.66%) Rational Rose
8 3 (0.66%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.44%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.44%) ERwin
9 2 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.22%) Gradle
10 1 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 124 (27.43%) Finance
2 68 (15.04%) Banking
3 52 (11.50%) Retail
4 26 (5.75%) Marketing
5 25 (5.53%) Investment Banking
6 22 (4.87%) Advertising
7 16 (3.54%) Legal
8 15 (3.32%) Games
9 12 (2.65%) Telecoms
10 11 (2.43%) Electronics
11 10 (2.21%) Front Office
12 8 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (1.55%) Financial Institution
14 6 (1.33%) French Language
15 5 (1.11%) Publishing
15 5 (1.11%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.88%) Back Office
16 4 (0.88%) Law
17 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
18 2 (0.44%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 268 (59.29%) Analyst
2 227 (50.22%) Business Analyst
3 36 (7.96%) Architect
4 31 (6.86%) Consultant
5 29 (6.42%) Senior Analyst
5 29 (6.42%) Senior Business Analyst
6 27 (5.97%) Developer
7 21 (4.65%) Designer
8 20 (4.42%) Agile Business Analyst
9 17 (3.76%) Data Analyst
10 16 (3.54%) Systems Analyst
11 14 (3.10%) Financial Analyst
12 13 (2.88%) E-Commerce Analyst
12 13 (2.88%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
12 13 (2.88%) Finance Business Analyst
13 12 (2.65%) Lead Business Analyst
14 11 (2.43%) Retail Business Analyst
15 10 (2.21%) Digital Analyst
15 10 (2.21%) Digital Business Analyst
15 10 (2.21%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.42%) XML
2 16 (3.54%) CSS
3 15 (3.32%) HTML
3 15 (3.32%) Web Services
4 12 (2.65%) .NET
4 12 (2.65%) SOAP
5 9 (1.99%) AngularJS
5 9 (1.99%) XSL
6 8 (1.77%) Ajax
7 6 (1.33%) HTML5
8 5 (1.11%) .NET Framework
8 5 (1.11%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.11%) CSS3
8 5 (1.11%) J2EE
8 5 (1.11%) jQuery
9 4 (0.88%) COM
9 4 (0.88%) JSON
9 4 (0.88%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (0.88%) WSDL
9 4 (0.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 92 (20.35%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (12.61%) User Experience
3 27 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 26 (5.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (3.76%) Derivative
7 13 (2.88%) Credit Risk
8 12 (2.65%) Market Risk
9 11 (2.43%) FMCG
9 11 (2.43%) Video on Demand
10 9 (1.99%) Data Centre
11 8 (1.77%) Computer Science
11 8 (1.77%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.55%) BYOD
12 7 (1.55%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.11%) Algorithms
13 5 (1.11%) Psychology
14 4 (0.88%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
14 4 (0.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 32 (7.08%) Windows
2 19 (4.20%) Unix
3 18 (3.98%) Linux
4 7 (1.55%) Android
4 7 (1.55%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.55%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.33%) VMS
6 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (28.98%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (24.34%) Business Analysis
3 103 (22.79%) User Stories
4 82 (18.14%) UML
5 64 (14.16%) Project Management
6 61 (13.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 56 (12.39%) Data Modelling
7 56 (12.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 42 (9.29%) Scrum
9 40 (8.85%) Workflow
10 39 (8.63%) BPMN
11 37 (8.19%) Migration
12 36 (7.96%) Waterfall
13 34 (7.52%) E-Commerce
13 34 (7.52%) SDLC
14 31 (6.86%) Risk Management
15 28 (6.19%) Change Management
16 27 (5.97%) CRM
16 27 (5.97%) PRINCE2
17 26 (5.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 75 (16.59%) SQL
2 26 (5.75%) Java
3 20 (4.42%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.88%) Python
5 9 (1.99%) C#
6 7 (1.55%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.55%) Ruby
7 5 (1.11%) C++
8 3 (0.66%) C
8 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.44%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.44%) Scala
9 2 (0.44%) SOQL
9 2 (0.44%) VBA
10 1 (0.22%) AWK
10 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.22%) R
10 1 (0.22%) sed
10 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (9.29%) Degree
2 41 (9.07%) Security Cleared
3 31 (6.86%) SC Cleared
4 26 (5.75%) ISEB
5 10 (2.21%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.77%) IIBA
7 6 (1.33%) PMP
7 6 (1.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 4 (0.88%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (0.66%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 2 (0.44%) CBAP
10 2 (0.44%) CITP
10 2 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.22%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.22%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.22%) PgMP
11 1 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.99%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.77%) QA
3 4 (0.88%) SLA
4 3 (0.66%) MiFID
4 3 (0.66%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.22%) COBIT
5 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.22%) FATCA
5 1 (0.22%) GAMP
5 1 (0.22%) GxP
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (2.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.77%) Docker
2 8 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.22%) Firmware
4 1 (0.22%) HDFS
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.22%) KVM
4 1 (0.22%) Snort
4 1 (0.22%) vCloud
4 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (2.88%) SCCM
2 9 (1.99%) Ansible
2 9 (1.99%) Puppet
3 7 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.33%) SCOM
5 4 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.44%) RSA enVision
6 2 (0.44%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.22%) Packer
7 1 (0.22%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 43 (9.51%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.87%) Oracle
3 15 (3.32%) ArcSight
4 13 (2.88%) HP
5 12 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (2.43%) Citrix
7 10 (2.21%) Murex
8 9 (1.99%) Calypso
8 9 (1.99%) hybris
8 9 (1.99%) IBM
8 9 (1.99%) VMware
9 7 (1.55%) Adobe
9 7 (1.55%) LogRhythm
9 7 (1.55%) Sitecore
9 7 (1.55%) Splunk
10 6 (1.33%) Dell
10 6 (1.33%) SAP
11 5 (1.11%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (0.88%) Tableau
12 4 (0.88%) Teradata
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