The first table below looks at the demand for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 79 89 99
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Contract jobs citing Use Case 49 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.85% 0.99% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 1.39% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 11
Average daily rate £358 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £308 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £378 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £64.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £90.00 £33.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+172.72% +3.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1916 1651 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.17% 71.01% 66.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 852 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Use Case
UK

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +14 44 £358 +5.14% 1
Glasgow - - - -
Use Case
UK

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 27 (45.00%) UML
2 25 (41.67%) User Stories
3 22 (36.67%) Data Modelling
3 22 (36.67%) Workflow
4 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (31.67%) BPMN
6 12 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 12 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 12 (20.00%) Finance
6 12 (20.00%) Migration
6 12 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 10 (16.67%) Process Management
7 10 (16.67%) Oracle
7 10 (16.67%) Content Management
7 10 (16.67%) Document Management
8 9 (15.00%) Java
8 9 (15.00%) OO
8 9 (15.00%) Project Management
9 8 (13.33%) SOA
9 8 (13.33%) WCAG
10 7 (11.67%) Java EE
10 7 (11.67%) CRM
11 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (10.00%) JBoss
11 6 (10.00%) SQL
11 6 (10.00%) Scrum
11 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.00%) Degree
12 5 (8.33%) JSON
12 5 (8.33%) JSF

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Informix
1 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.00%) MS Access
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (6.67%) Axure RP
2 3 (5.00%) JIRA
2 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.67%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (56.67%) Business Analyst
1 34 (56.67%) Analyst
2 12 (20.00%) Architect
3 11 (18.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (16.67%) Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Senior Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Designer
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Designer
6 4 (6.67%) Perl Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Java Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Java Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Junior Java Architect
7 3 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Junior
7 3 (5.00%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Junior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) Java EE
2 5 (8.33%) JSON
2 5 (8.33%) RichFaces
2 5 (8.33%) Web Services
2 5 (8.33%) JSF
3 4 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 4 (6.67%) JPA
3 4 (6.67%) Apache CXF
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.33%) jQuery
4 2 (3.33%) NHibernate
4 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.33%) HTML
4 2 (3.33%) .NET
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.33%) CSS
5 1 (1.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) GIS
1 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (3.33%) Fixed Income
2 2 (3.33%) Equities
2 2 (3.33%) Derivative
3 1 (1.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) UML
2 25 (41.67%) User Stories
3 22 (36.67%) Data Modelling
3 22 (36.67%) Workflow
4 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (31.67%) BPMN
6 12 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 12 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 12 (20.00%) Migration
7 10 (16.67%) Process Management
7 10 (16.67%) Content Management
7 10 (16.67%) Document Management
8 9 (15.00%) Project Management
8 9 (15.00%) OO
9 8 (13.33%) SOA
10 7 (11.67%) CRM
11 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.00%) Scrum
12 5 (8.33%) Product Management
12 5 (8.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) Java
2 6 (10.00%) SQL
3 5 (8.33%) Perl
4 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.33%) C
4 2 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) ISEB
3 2 (3.33%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) WCAG
2 2 (3.33%) EMIR
2 2 (3.33%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) JBoss
3 2 (3.33%) Charles River
4 1 (1.67%) Casewise
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esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Dundee
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago