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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 90 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing Use Case 20 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.10% 1.12% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.42% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 6
Median daily rate £400 £370 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +3.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £163 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
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
1496 1482 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.56% 79.08% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 883 656
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +136.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 September 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 September 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 -12 1 £375 -32.43%
Use Case
North West

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 17 (56.67%) Business Analysis
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) UML
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) Finance
5 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (13.33%) Retail
7 3 (10.00%) Mainframe
7 3 (10.00%) NHS
7 3 (10.00%) SMTP
7 3 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) Java
7 3 (10.00%) Change Management
7 3 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) User Stories
7 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.00%) SDLC
8 2 (6.67%) Service Design
8 2 (6.67%) Wireframes
8 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (6.67%) Information Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (6.67%) New Media
8 2 (6.67%) Office 365
8 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) Open Source
8 2 (6.67%) ERD

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 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SMTP
2 1 (3.33%) Broadband
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Analyst
2 18 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Healthcare Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Healthcare Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) NHS Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) CRM Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) MicroStrategy Developer
5 2 (6.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (10.00%) NHS
2 2 (6.67%) New Media
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Business Analysis
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) UML
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.00%) Change Management
6 3 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) User Stories
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) CRM
7 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
7 2 (6.67%) RUP
7 2 (6.67%) Service Design
7 2 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) PHP
2 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CISSP
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Nessus
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle
1 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
2 1 (3.33%) SAP