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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank - 38 36
Contract jobs citing Use Case 0 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 2.36% 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.14% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.33 £30.88 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+4.69% -1.98%
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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 Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
254 223 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 74.27% 75.08% 63.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 165 72
Average daily rate £413 £361 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.32% +16.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £450 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 2
Average hourly rate £38.25 £12.31 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+210.72% -30.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £9.95 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £15.83 £17.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) hybris
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) hybris