The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 9 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Use Case 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 6.06% 3.45% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 3.57% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.67 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
20 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 60.61% 96.55% 79.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 21
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £13.67 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

Use Case
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) RUP
1 8 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 8 (100.00%) User Stories
1 8 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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.

Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) RUP
1 8 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 8 (100.00%) User Stories