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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 53 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -
Contract jobs citing Use Case 2 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.45% 9.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 10.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 0
Median daily rate £525 £493 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.59% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £39.63 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+16.08% -5.08%
Use Case
West Midlands

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
407 149 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 91.05% 88.69% 76.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 52 51
Median daily rate £445 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £328 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £638 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £19.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.94% +111.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -38 2 £525 +9.37%
Use Case
West Midlands

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (60.00%) Pega
2 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (60.00%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) JAX-RS
4 2 (20.00%) Gradle
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) SonarQube
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) API Design
4 2 (20.00%) RAML
4 2 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (20.00%) Travis CI
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source Development
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Confluence
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Puppet
4 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (20.00%) Document Management
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Maven

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 2 (20.00%) Confluence
1 2 (20.00%) Documentum
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Ant
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Gradle
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (20.00%) SonarQube
1 2 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (20.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) JAX-RS
1 2 (20.00%) RAML
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (60.00%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) API Design
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Document Management
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Pega