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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 69 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Use Case 11 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.11% 0.47% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.67% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 5
Average daily rate £425 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £535 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -3.70%
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
758 600 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.80% 69.93% 73.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 334 364
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 20
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Use Case also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Use Case.

1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
2 8 (47.06%) Big Data
2 8 (47.06%) Analytics
2 8 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
2 8 (47.06%) Public Cloud
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 4 (23.53%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) SOAP
5 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (17.65%) Test Management
5 3 (17.65%) Defect Management
5 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
6 2 (11.76%) Apache Camel
6 2 (11.76%) Talend
6 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
6 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (11.76%) OSGi
6 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
6 2 (11.76%) Data Migration

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Use Case also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Use Case. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Big Data
1 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
1 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Field Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Messaging Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Support Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Support
4 2 (11.76%) Server Support
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Support Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
4 2 (11.76%) Apache Camel
4 2 (11.76%) J2EE
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) OSGi
4 2 (11.76%) XML Messaging
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Analytics
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (17.65%) Defect Management
2 3 (17.65%) Test Management
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
3 2 (11.76%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Case Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Talend
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