The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 26 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Use Case 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 2.18% 1.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 1.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +21.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
222 175 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 80.73% 85.78% 81.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 136 152
Median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £16.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 - £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton 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 Northampton

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) Security Management
3 4 (36.36%) BASE24
3 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) EFT
3 4 (36.36%) BPR
3 4 (36.36%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (36.36%) Thales
3 4 (36.36%) NonStop SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Product Management
3 4 (36.36%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) VersaTest
4 2 (18.18%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (18.18%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Law
5 1 (9.09%) Publishing
5 1 (9.09%) Back Office
5 1 (9.09%) SEO

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) ATM
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) NonStop SQL
2 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) VersaTest
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) BASE24 Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) BASE24 Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Business Integration Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) CMS Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) JSON
1 2 (18.18%) REST
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) EFT
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) BPR
2 4 (36.36%) Product Management
2 4 (36.36%) Security Management
2 4 (36.36%) Target Operating Model
2 4 (36.36%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) Thales
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) WSO2