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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 96 86 68
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -18
Contract jobs citing Use Case 11 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.60% 0.33% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.44% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £340 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
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
1480 1128 915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.57% 75.30% 71.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 622 461
Median daily rate £400 £364 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% -0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 35 39
Median hourly rate £34.25 £16.29 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.21% -9.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.85 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
2 8 (27.59%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) OO
4 6 (20.69%) C#
4 6 (20.69%) XML
4 6 (20.69%) UML
4 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
5 5 (17.24%) WCF
5 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
5 5 (17.24%) JSON
5 5 (17.24%) OOP
5 5 (17.24%) SOAP
5 5 (17.24%) C++
5 5 (17.24%) .NET
6 4 (13.79%) Finance
6 4 (13.79%) Retail
6 4 (13.79%) SQL
6 4 (13.79%) System Testing
6 4 (13.79%) SDLC
7 3 (10.34%) User Experience
7 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.34%) Open Source
7 3 (10.34%) User Stories
7 3 (10.34%) Network Security
7 3 (10.34%) Windows
7 3 (10.34%) Linux
7 3 (10.34%) Java

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 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) IaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) DHCP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (6.90%) SMTP
2 2 (6.90%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
1 4 (13.79%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
2 15 (51.72%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Applications Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Application Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Transformation Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) UML Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) UX Designer
6 2 (6.90%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) XML
2 5 (17.24%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
2 5 (17.24%) JSON
2 5 (17.24%) SOAP
2 5 (17.24%) WCF
3 2 (6.90%) WPF
4 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Flex
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile Games
3 1 (3.45%) New Media
3 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
2 8 (27.59%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
4 6 (20.69%) OO
4 6 (20.69%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) UML
4 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
5 5 (17.24%) OOP
6 4 (13.79%) SDLC
6 4 (13.79%) System Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Open Source
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.34%) User Stories
7 3 (10.34%) Wireframes
8 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL
8 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.90%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) C#
2 5 (17.24%) C++
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) AlienVault
1 2 (6.90%) Splunk
2 1 (3.45%) Fiserv
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.45%) SaltStack
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