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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 68 72 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Contract jobs citing Use Case 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.55% 0.35% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.48% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate
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£368 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.33 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +1.51%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
689 624 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 76.05% 71.97% 73.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 348 242
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.97 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.46% +6.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) JDBC
3 2 (25.00%) JSP
3 2 (25.00%) Servlets
3 2 (25.00%) Struts
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) JMS
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) DHTML
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) DHTML
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) JDBC
1 2 (25.00%) JSP
1 2 (25.00%) Servlets
1 2 (25.00%) Struts
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) JMS
1 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (25.00%) OO
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) User Stories
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP