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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 53 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing Use Case 13 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.83% 0.37% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 0.47% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 1
Average daily rate £355 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% -2.50%
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 £31.35 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+16.42% -7.11%
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
595 635 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.80% 78.59% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 352 321
Average daily rate £399 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 15
Average hourly rate £14.20 £16.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +0.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £18.50 £30.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) JMS
2 12 (75.00%) HTTP
2 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) DHTML
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 12 (75.00%) OO
2 12 (75.00%) J2EE
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) JDBC
2 12 (75.00%) JSP
2 12 (75.00%) Servlets
2 12 (75.00%) Struts
2 12 (75.00%) XML
2 12 (75.00%) Spring
2 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 12 (75.00%) Open Source
2 12 (75.00%) Software Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (18.75%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) MapReduce
5 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
5 2 (12.50%) HBase
5 2 (12.50%) Big Data
5 2 (12.50%) Cloudera
5 2 (12.50%) Apache Spark
5 2 (12.50%) ETL Development

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) HTTP
1 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
1 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 2 (12.50%) HBase
1 2 (12.50%) Impala
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) J2EE Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
1 12 (75.00%) DHTML
1 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) J2EE
1 12 (75.00%) JDBC
1 12 (75.00%) JMS
1 12 (75.00%) JSP
1 12 (75.00%) Servlets
1 12 (75.00%) Spring
1 12 (75.00%) Struts
1 12 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) OO
1 12 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
1 12 (75.00%) Open Source
1 12 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) ETL Development
4 2 (12.50%) Functional Programming
4 2 (12.50%) MapReduce
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Optimisation
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Tag Management
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Scala
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cloudera
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Coremetrics
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Omniture
2 1 (6.25%) Tealeaf