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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 35 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Use Case 6 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.73% 1.04% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.28% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £456 £340 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.19% -29.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+89.65% -10.76%

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
290 156 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 83.82% 81.25% 75.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 108 137
Median daily rate £400 £405 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.81%
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 £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £16.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 - £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 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 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Target Operating Model
2 4 (57.14%) Product Management
2 4 (57.14%) Trend Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) NonStop SQL
2 4 (57.14%) BASE24
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) EFT
2 4 (57.14%) BPR
2 4 (57.14%) Security Management
2 4 (57.14%) Thales
3 2 (28.57%) VersaTest
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) XML

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) NonStop SQL
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) VersaTest
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) BASE24 Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) BASE24 Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Business Integration Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (57.14%) EFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) BPR
2 4 (57.14%) Product Management
2 4 (57.14%) Security Management
2 4 (57.14%) Target Operating Model
2 4 (57.14%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) Thales