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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 118 111 105
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing Use Case 26 36 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.86% 1.13% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.50% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 19
Average daily rate £500 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £334 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £508 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -3.70%
Use Case
England

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
2431 2405 1849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 80.84% 75.27% 74.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1710 1594 1163
Average daily rate £375 £407 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.86% +8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 108 99
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.40 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +34.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £15.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Use Case across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Wiltshire 0 12 £550 +57.14% 5
Bristol 0 8 £368 -9.70%
Gloucestershire +1 3 £481 -14.25% 1
Devon -7 1 - -
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 20 (40.82%) Data Modelling
2 17 (34.69%) UML
2 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (24.49%) SQL
4 12 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (24.49%) Open Source
5 11 (22.45%) Data Analytics
5 11 (22.45%) Analytics
5 11 (22.45%) Data Transformation
5 11 (22.45%) Banking
5 11 (22.45%) Programme Management
6 9 (18.37%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (18.37%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (18.37%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (18.37%) ISEB
6 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
6 9 (18.37%) ETL
6 9 (18.37%) Amazon Redshift
6 9 (18.37%) Amazon Kinesis
6 9 (18.37%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (18.37%) Amazon S3
6 9 (18.37%) Tableau
7 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (16.33%) MS Visio
7 8 (16.33%) Scrum
7 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (16.33%) Business Analysis

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Maximo
1 1 (2.04%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.37%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (18.37%) Amazon Kinesis
2 9 (18.37%) Amazon S3
3 3 (6.12%) Google Apps
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.08%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) 3G
1 1 (2.04%) 3GPP
1 1 (2.04%) DVB
1 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.04%) FTP
1 1 (2.04%) GPRS
1 1 (2.04%) GSM
1 1 (2.04%) HSPA
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
1 1 (2.04%) LTE
1 1 (2.04%) RTP
1 1 (2.04%) Telnet
1 1 (2.04%) VoIP
1 1 (2.04%) VSAT
1 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) Amazon Redshift
1 9 (18.37%) BusinessObjects
1 9 (18.37%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.04%) Front Office
5 1 (2.04%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Military
5 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Analyst
2 21 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Lead Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Senior Business Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Process Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Process Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Banking Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) AWS Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Business Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Lead Business Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.04%) Business Process Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) Middleware
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
3 2 (4.08%) MFC
3 2 (4.08%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.08%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.04%) NHS
3 1 (2.04%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.04%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Data Modelling
2 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) UML
3 13 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (24.49%) Open Source
5 11 (22.45%) Analytics
5 11 (22.45%) Data Analytics
5 11 (22.45%) Data Transformation
5 11 (22.45%) Programme Management
6 9 (18.37%) ETL
6 9 (18.37%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (16.33%) Business Analysis
7 8 (16.33%) Scrum
7 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (14.29%) Customer Insight
8 7 (14.29%) Data Management
9 6 (12.24%) BPMN
9 6 (12.24%) Database Optimisation
9 6 (12.24%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) C
2 2 (4.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) ISEB
2 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) CBAP
4 4 (8.16%) Degree
5 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) Basel II
1 5 (10.20%) Basel III
1 5 (10.20%) Solvency II
2 2 (4.08%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.04%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Tableau
2 4 (8.16%) IBM
3 3 (6.12%) Google
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.04%) EMC
5 1 (2.04%) Rally
5 1 (2.04%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) Sybase
5 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
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