The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 93 81 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs citing Use Case 18 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.97% 1.28% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.62% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 6
Median daily rate £388 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £535 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £40.00 £38.64
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +3.52%
Use Case
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1502 1417 1021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.28% 79.12% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 858 612
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 29
Median hourly rate £14.50 £33.64 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.89% +124.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 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
Salford -11 1 £375 -32.43%
Use Case
North West

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 15 (53.57%) Business Analysis
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) UML
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) Retail
5 4 (14.29%) User Stories
6 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.71%) QA
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Finance
6 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) NHS
6 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) Java
6 3 (10.71%) XML
6 3 (10.71%) SDLC
7 2 (7.14%) Wireframes
7 2 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (7.14%) User Experience
7 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (7.14%) CSS
7 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.14%) Unix
7 2 (7.14%) Windows

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) SMTP
2 1 (3.57%) Broadband
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Analyst
2 16 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Healthcare Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Healthcare Business Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) NHS Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (7.14%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) CRM Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Designer
4 2 (7.14%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) MicroStrategy Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) WCF
3 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
1 3 (10.71%) NHS
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.14%) New Media
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Unix
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Business Analysis
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) UML
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) User Stories
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) SDLC
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (7.14%) CRM
7 2 (7.14%) ERP
7 2 (7.14%) OO
7 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.14%) RUP
7 2 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) C++
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
2 1 (3.57%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CISSP
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nessus
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle
1 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.57%) SaltStack
2 1 (3.57%) SAP