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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank - 20 -
Contract jobs citing Use Case 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -5.18%
Use Case
England

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
108 92 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 72.48% 68.15% 73.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 32 50
Average daily rate £500 £405 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% -14.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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
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 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Fit Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (50.00%) Baan
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Rally
4 1 (16.67%) iPad
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) ERP Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Smart Metering Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) Fit Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (33.33%) Logistics
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Baan
2 1 (16.67%) hybris
2 1 (16.67%) Rally
2 1 (16.67%) SAP