The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 56 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Use Case 4 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.65% 1.53% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.85% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 5
Median daily rate £525 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.88% -5.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+89.65% -10.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
522 596 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 85.15% 82.66% 81.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 290 379
Median daily rate £400 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.14 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (50.00%) HBase
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) Neo4j
2 2 (33.33%) NewSQL
2 2 (33.33%) MarkLogic
2 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Server Building
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) DB2

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
1 3 (50.00%) HBase
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) MarkLogic
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) Neo4j
2 2 (33.33%) NewSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Cloudera CDH
3 1 (16.67%) Data Lake
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) Impala
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) NuoDB
3 1 (16.67%) OrientDB
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Principal Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Database Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Server Building
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Ingestion
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle