The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank - 23 37
Contract jobs citing Use Case 0 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 7.73% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.94% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Average daily rate
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- £375 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +48.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.30 £32.97
% change year-on-year
- -17.18%
Use Case
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
256 161 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 79.26% 77.78% 63.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 115 80
Average daily rate £335 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £264 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.34% -48.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.64 £19.30 £22.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.63 £19.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - - - - 1
Use Case
South West

Use Case
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) GIS

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP