The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 32 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Use Case 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.39% 1.46% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.76% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.49%
Use Case
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
199 170 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 77.13% 82.93% 73.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 108 172
Median daily rate £463 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Ipswich 0 1 - -
Use Case
East of England

Use Case
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum Master
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Scrum Master
3 1 (25.00%) Senior UAT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) UAT Lead
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix