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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 48 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +5
Contract jobs citing Use Case 5 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.22% 9.76% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 11.19% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 1
Median daily rate £525 £493 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.59% +79.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £40.00 £38.64
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +3.52%
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
369 143 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 90.00% 87.20% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 48 46
Median daily rate £470 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £638 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
Median hourly rate £43.50 £27.25 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.63% -20.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 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 -32 4 £525 +9.37%
Use Case
West Midlands

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Pega
3 10 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 10 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 10 (66.67%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITSM
5 2 (13.33%) Documentum
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE
5 2 (13.33%) Ant
5 2 (13.33%) JUnit
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) OOP
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (13.33%) Document Management
5 2 (13.33%) Spring
5 2 (13.33%) Maven
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (13.33%) RESTful
5 2 (13.33%) JIRA
5 2 (13.33%) Selenium
5 2 (13.33%) Kanban
5 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) JAX-RS
5 2 (13.33%) Gradle

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 (13.33%) Confluence
1 2 (13.33%) Documentum
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Ant
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Gradle
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
1 2 (13.33%) SonarQube
1 2 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (13.33%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
1 13 (86.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Business Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) JAX-RS
1 2 (13.33%) RAML
1 2 (13.33%) RESTful
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 10 (66.67%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) API Design
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Document Management
4 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) ITSM
4 2 (13.33%) Kanban
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) OOP
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source Development
4 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Pega