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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 63 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing Use Case 3 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% 1.49% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.97% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+71.87% -1.53%
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
575 712 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.97% 75.83% 68.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 437 396
Median daily rate £413 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 8
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.09 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +33.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 8 (53.33%) Java
1 8 (53.33%) Test Scripting
2 6 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (40.00%) SOAP
2 6 (40.00%) XML
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) Yammer
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (20.00%) Office 365
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) OSGi
5 2 (13.33%) Apache Camel
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification

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 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
1 3 (20.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (6.67%) ClearQuest
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Integration Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Integration Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) ArcSight Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Product Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) SOAP
1 6 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Camel
2 2 (13.33%) J2EE
2 2 (13.33%) OSGi
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) AIX
5 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Test Scripting
2 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
5 2 (13.33%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.67%) SIEM
6 1 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) ArcSight