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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 49 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Contract jobs citing Use Case 13 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.82% 0.49% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 0.66% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £475 £375 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £365 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £428 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
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
532 753 603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 74.61% 73.75% 70.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 508 343
Median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £558 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 12
Median hourly rate £22.35 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.74% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £30.90 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £37.09 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 September 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 September 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 11 (55.00%) Test Scripting
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) SOAP
3 9 (45.00%) XML
3 9 (45.00%) Unix
3 9 (45.00%) SoapUI
3 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (45.00%) Functional Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) Yammer
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (15.00%) Office 365
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) UML
6 3 (15.00%) Marketing
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) MCSE
7 2 (10.00%) MCSA
7 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.00%) MCP

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 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
1 3 (15.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Integration Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Integration Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) ArcSight Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Product Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SIEM Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) SOAP
1 9 (45.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) OSGi
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Unix
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (45.00%) Functional Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (15.00%) UML
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (10.00%) User Stories
7 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Change Control
7 1 (5.00%) Content Management
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.00%) SIEM
7 1 (5.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCP
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) ArcSight