The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
England / South West
Rank 124 112 112
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing Use Case 14 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.85% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.05% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 25
Median daily rate £405 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £352 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £568 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +23.07%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2224 2379 2508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.31% 81.00% 78.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1467 1619 1637
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 120 86
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.00 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire -2 8 £409 -27.33% 1
Gloucestershire +3 3 £495 +2.85% 1
Dorset - 3 £353 - 3
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 12 (36.36%) Finance
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (36.36%) User Stories
2 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (30.30%) Scrum
3 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 9 (27.27%) ISEB
4 8 (24.24%) Business Analysis
4 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
5 7 (21.21%) IBM
6 5 (15.15%) RUP
6 5 (15.15%) DV Cleared
6 5 (15.15%) Requirements Engineering
6 5 (15.15%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (15.15%) Process Improvement
7 4 (12.12%) SIEM
7 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.12%) Windows
7 4 (12.12%) C
7 4 (12.12%) Workflow
7 4 (12.12%) Banking
8 3 (9.09%) CISA
8 3 (9.09%) Change Management
8 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.09%) Retail
8 3 (9.09%) TDD
8 3 (9.09%) HP
8 3 (9.09%) CISSP

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DMZ
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) DSL
2 1 (3.03%) FCAPS
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) LDAP
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.03%) Big Data
1 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
1 1 (3.03%) HBase
1 1 (3.03%) Neo4j
1 1 (3.03%) Parquet
1 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Advertising
5 1 (3.03%) Electronics
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Analyst
2 13 (39.39%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Security Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Requirements Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Business Change Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Change Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Pensions Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Business Development Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Business Information Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Development Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Akka
1 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Avro
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) CSS3
1 1 (3.03%) GraphX
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) HTML5
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
1 1 (3.03%) ODBC
1 1 (3.03%) REST
1 1 (3.03%) SOAP
1 1 (3.03%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (3.03%) NHS
2 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (36.36%) User Stories
2 10 (30.30%) Scrum
2 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 8 (24.24%) Business Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Process Improvement
5 5 (15.15%) Requirements Engineering
5 5 (15.15%) RUP
6 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
6 4 (12.12%) SIEM
6 4 (12.12%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.12%) Workflow
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (9.09%) Demand Management
7 3 (9.09%) Product Management
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) C
2 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) Scala
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) ISEB
2 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) DV Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) CISA
4 3 (9.09%) CISSP
4 3 (9.09%) Degree
4 3 (9.09%) IIBA
4 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (9.09%) Endace
1 3 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (3.03%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.03%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) IBM
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco
2 3 (9.09%) HP
2 3 (9.09%) Intel Security
2 3 (9.09%) Splunk
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) LogRhythm
4 1 (3.03%) Nokia
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
Gloucester
People Source Consulting
Rate: £480 - £510 per day
Posted: 27 days ago