The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank 27 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Use Case 5 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.75% 2.56% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 2.99% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Average daily rate
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- £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.64 £36.90
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +4.70%
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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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
216 234 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 75.52% 85.71% 72.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 140 100
Average daily rate £361 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -47.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 9 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) OLAP
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) DSDM
3 5 (45.45%) Cognos
3 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) Toad
3 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Informatica
3 5 (45.45%) DataStage
3 5 (45.45%) Six Sigma
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (45.45%) Inmon Methodology
3 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
4 4 (36.36%) Quote-to-Cash
4 4 (36.36%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) ATM
5 2 (18.18%) SDH
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) VPN

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) ATM
1 2 (18.18%) SDH
1 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
1 2 (18.18%) VLAN
1 2 (18.18%) LTE
1 2 (18.18%) 4G
1 2 (18.18%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (9.09%) 3G
2 1 (9.09%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) OLAP
1 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (45.45%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Toad
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) DSDM
2 5 (45.45%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Six Sigma
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Kimball Methodology
2 5 (45.45%) Inmon Methodology
3 4 (36.36%) Quote-to-Cash
3 4 (36.36%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Network Management
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 2 (18.18%) Network Planning
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cognos
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Informatica
2 1 (9.09%) Cramer
2 1 (9.09%) ComArch