The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Use Cases
Rank - 23 20
Contract jobs citing Use Case 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.75% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.15% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.33 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +1.51%
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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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
168 87 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 77.06% 65.41% 62.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 52 33
Average daily rate £375 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £250 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £21.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -21.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.30 £15.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.92 £30.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire