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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 63 64
Contract jobs citing Use Case 0 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 1.48% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.89% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Median daily rate - £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
575 741 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.99% 78.41% 71.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 445 363
Median daily rate £425 £420 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £33.50 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.17% +20.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £55.65
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 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
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 19 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 Reading region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (30.00%) Yammer
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) MCP
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) MCSA
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (20.00%) SoapUI

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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
1 3 (30.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (10.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Integration Test Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Product Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) OSGi
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft