The first table below looks at the demand for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 38 41 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Use Case 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.87% 0.30% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 0.44% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £344 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £98.50 £33.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+198.48% +7.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
177 229 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 51.45% 69.60% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 138 79
Average daily rate £300 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £23.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £20.00 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Use Case
Yorkshire

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Use Case
Top 14 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) CCA
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) BPMN
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Financial Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
3 3 (50.00%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) BPMN
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) CCA