The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 20 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Use Case 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.44% 1.49% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.40% 2.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £36.90 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +13.53%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 131 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 69.44% 65.17% 64.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 55 65
Average daily rate £355 £450 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £320 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £37.00 £175.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.85% +288.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Use Case
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing Use Case also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Use Case.

1 7 (87.50%) Business Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) JIRA
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 6 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (75.00%) hybris
2 6 (75.00%) iPad
2 6 (75.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (75.00%) B2C
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing Use Case also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Use Case. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Business Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Business Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (75.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) B2C
2 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) hybris