The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 38 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing Use Case 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.52% 1.22% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.41% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £450 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +29.03%
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 £43.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +23.07%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
313 283 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 79.44% 86.02% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 220 242
Median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £10.50 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.95 £13.00 £19.00
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 Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Northampton -2 5 £450 -10.00% 1
Use Case
East Midlands

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (36.36%) Thales
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (36.36%) Product Management
3 4 (36.36%) Trend Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) EFT
3 4 (36.36%) BPR
3 4 (36.36%) NonStop SQL
3 4 (36.36%) BASE24
3 4 (36.36%) Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (18.18%) VersaTest
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) WSO2
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) CMS

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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
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
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Developer
4 3 (27.27%) BASE24 Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Business Integration Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) BASE24 Specialist
6 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) CMS Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) JSON
1 3 (27.27%) REST
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) EFT
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
2 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 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) SEO
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) Thales
2 2 (18.18%) WSO2
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian