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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
North West / Manchester
Rank 80 86 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing Use Case 12 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.91% 1.00% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 1
Median daily rate £413 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% -1.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +24.03%

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
1091 1535 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.46% 84.85% 78.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 897 704
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 41 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% +51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Stockport - 2 - - 1
Salford - 1 £425 - 2
Use Case
North West

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) User Stories
3 8 (27.59%) Business Analysis
4 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (20.69%) SDLC
5 6 (20.69%) Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) UML
6 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.24%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Finance
7 4 (13.79%) QA
7 4 (13.79%) User Experience
7 4 (13.79%) Data Structures
7 4 (13.79%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
7 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
7 4 (13.79%) HTML
8 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
8 3 (10.34%) CSS
8 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.34%) Business Process Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Validation
8 3 (10.34%) HTML5
8 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
9 2 (6.90%) Business Transformation
9 2 (6.90%) AngularJS

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 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Analyst
2 15 (51.72%) Business Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (17.24%) MicroStrategy Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Process Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
2 3 (10.34%) HTML5
3 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.90%) CSS3
3 2 (6.90%) SVG
4 1 (3.45%) GStreamer
4 1 (3.45%) Node.js
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Data Structures
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.79%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) IPTV
4 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.45%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) User Stories
3 8 (27.59%) Business Analysis
4 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) SDLC
5 6 (20.69%) UML
6 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
7 4 (13.79%) Scrum
8 3 (10.34%) Business Process Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.34%) Validation
8 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.90%) BPMN
9 2 (6.90%) Competitor Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle