The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 28 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Contract jobs citing Use Case 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.62% 0.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.50 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+28.75% +24.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 321 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 87.65% 85.60% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 93 69
Median daily rate £475 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £325 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +25 1 - - 1
Use Case
West Midlands

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Documentum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Robotics
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) BPMN
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Documentum
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
1 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
1 1 (33.33%) RAML
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) API Design
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) BPMN
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Blue Prism