The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 70 62 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing Use Case 8 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.88% 0.67% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.92% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £265 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.64% +13.33%
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 £37.50 £33.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -7.04%
Use Case
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
710 652 762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 78.54% 72.61% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 330 369
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.61 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.13 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £38.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 5 (29.41%) Java
1 5 (29.41%) SOAP
1 5 (29.41%) XML
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
1 5 (29.41%) SoapUI
1 5 (29.41%) Functional Testing
1 5 (29.41%) Analytics
2 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
2 4 (23.53%) Big Data
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) Hadoop
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) UML
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
4 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
4 2 (11.76%) User Stories

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Big Data
1 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (23.53%) Hadoop
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Field Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modeller
4 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Forensic Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Forensic Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) SOAP
1 5 (29.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) BYOD
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Analytics
1 5 (29.41%) Functional Testing
1 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
3 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.76%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) UML
3 2 (11.76%) User Stories
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
2 1 (5.88%) MCTS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
2 1 (5.88%) Symantec