The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 55 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing Use Case 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.16% 0.26% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.36% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
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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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
422 276 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 67.41% 71.88% 61.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 146 81
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 22
Average hourly rate £28.50 £28.19 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.09% -6.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £15.50 £17.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the North East region.

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Use Case
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft