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 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 59 71 62
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Use Case 5 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.82% 0.48% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.60% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Median daily rate £400 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +21.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
Use Case
Buckinghamshire

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
488 839 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.13% 80.83% 79.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 493 379
Median daily rate £431 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £271 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 22
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.37 £9.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.00 £34.00
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 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 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) Scrum
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (50.00%) ETL Development
2 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (50.00%) Impala
2 6 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Optimisation
2 6 (50.00%) Cloudera CDH
2 6 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
2 6 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 6 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 6 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 6 (50.00%) HBase
2 6 (50.00%) Big Data
2 6 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Scala
2 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 6 (50.00%) Linux

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 6 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data
1 6 (50.00%) Cloudera CDH
1 6 (50.00%) Data Lake
1 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (50.00%) HBase
1 6 (50.00%) Impala
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (16.67%) Military
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Hadoop Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Architect
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Automotive Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (8.33%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Scrum
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
2 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (50.00%) ETL
2 6 (50.00%) ETL Development
2 6 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 6 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Optimisation
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Human Factors
3 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) UX Design
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Scala
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) IIBA
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft