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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 102 77 60
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -17
Contract jobs citing Use Case 8 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.62% 0.87% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.06% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £308 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -38.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.64
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.52%
Use Case
England

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
1061 851 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 82.31% 82.14% 76.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 538 287
Median daily rate £325 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 31 29
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.74% -4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.34 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £32.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -29 7 £450 +46.34% 1
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 North East region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 14 (93.33%) UML
3 13 (86.67%) OOA/OOD
3 13 (86.67%) OO
3 13 (86.67%) Project Management
4 12 (80.00%) User Stories
5 11 (73.33%) Open Source
5 11 (73.33%) Agile Project Management
6 9 (60.00%) Service Design
7 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (53.33%) Test Scripting
8 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
9 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 5 (33.33%) Puppet
9 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (33.33%) Linux
9 5 (33.33%) Java
9 5 (33.33%) Python
10 4 (26.67%) Unix
10 4 (26.67%) Windows
10 4 (26.67%) Oracle
10 4 (26.67%) Apache
10 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (26.67%) SaltStack
10 4 (26.67%) IaaS
10 4 (26.67%) JIRA
11 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 3 (20.00%) Finance
12 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Analyst
2 14 (93.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Public Sector Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 14 (93.33%) UML
3 13 (86.67%) OO
3 13 (86.67%) OOA/OOD
3 13 (86.67%) Project Management
4 12 (80.00%) User Stories
5 11 (73.33%) Agile Project Management
5 11 (73.33%) Open Source
6 9 (60.00%) Service Design
7 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (53.33%) Test Scripting
8 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (13.33%) Analytics
10 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
10 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
11 1 (6.67%) Product Management
11 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
1 4 (26.67%) SaltStack
2 1 (6.67%) SAP