The table below looks at the statistics for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Use Cases
Rank 104 105 89
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing Use Case 42 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.40% 0.52% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.68% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 7 16
Median daily rate £400 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £346 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £575 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.67%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2461 1776 1775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.90% 76.32% 76.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1469 1102 945
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 72 130
Median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.05 £41.10 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Use Case across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Use Case Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Use Case
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Use Case Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Birmingham +8 14 £250 -33.33% 1
Warwickshire +2 8 £388 -
Coventry -2 6 £413 +11.48%
Shropshire - 6 £478 - 1
Staffordshire +7 4 £363 -
Herefordshire - 1 £400 -
Use Case
England

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 38 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.37%) Business Analysis
3 26 (31.71%) Data Modelling
4 25 (30.49%) User Stories
5 23 (28.05%) UML
6 16 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (19.51%) Translating Business Requirements
7 15 (18.29%) Test Scripting
7 15 (18.29%) Pega
7 15 (18.29%) Waterfall
8 14 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (17.07%) Logical Data Model
8 14 (17.07%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 13 (15.85%) User Experience
9 13 (15.85%) Data Migration
9 13 (15.85%) Migration
9 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (14.63%) SQL
10 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
10 12 (14.63%) QA
11 11 (13.41%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (13.41%) Change Management
11 11 (13.41%) Risk Management
11 11 (13.41%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (13.41%) Project Planning
11 11 (13.41%) Web Development
12 10 (12.20%) Data Analysis
12 10 (12.20%) GAP Analysis
12 10 (12.20%) Finance
12 10 (12.20%) Target Operating Model

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (6.10%) Liferay
1 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.66%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.22%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) SAP WM
2 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) 2G
2 1 (1.22%) 3G
2 1 (1.22%) 4G
2 1 (1.22%) LAN
2 1 (1.22%) LTE
2 1 (1.22%) MIMO
2 1 (1.22%) NAS
2 1 (1.22%) SAN
2 1 (1.22%) WAN
2 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.41%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.10%) Big Data
3 5 (6.10%) MS Access
3 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.22%) GIS
5 1 (1.22%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Maven
1 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Automotive
2 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (85.37%) Analyst
2 63 (76.83%) Business Analyst
3 15 (18.29%) Digital Analyst
3 15 (18.29%) Digital Business Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Business Change Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Data Business Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Consultant
7 3 (3.66%) OSS Business Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Project Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Telecoms Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) Spring
2 4 (4.88%) jQuery
3 3 (3.66%) Hibernate
3 3 (3.66%) J2EE
3 3 (3.66%) React
3 3 (3.66%) Struts
3 3 (3.66%) Velocity
4 1 (1.22%) .NET
4 1 (1.22%) Ajax
4 1 (1.22%) AppFabric
4 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.22%) CSS
4 1 (1.22%) CSS3
4 1 (1.22%) HTML
4 1 (1.22%) HTML5
4 1 (1.22%) Node.js
4 1 (1.22%) Taglibs
4 1 (1.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.22%) XML
4 1 (1.22%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (15.85%) User Experience
3 2 (2.44%) Telematics
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Unix
1 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.37%) Business Analysis
3 26 (31.71%) Data Modelling
4 25 (30.49%) User Stories
5 23 (28.05%) UML
6 16 (19.51%) Translating Business Requirements
6 16 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (18.29%) Test Scripting
7 15 (18.29%) Waterfall
8 14 (17.07%) Logical Data Model
8 14 (17.07%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 13 (15.85%) Data Migration
9 13 (15.85%) Migration
9 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (13.41%) Change Management
10 11 (13.41%) Project Planning
10 11 (13.41%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (13.41%) Risk Management
10 11 (13.41%) Web Development
11 10 (12.20%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) SQL
2 6 (7.32%) Java
3 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.44%) ABAP
5 1 (1.22%) C#
5 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) ISEB
2 6 (7.32%) Degree
3 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) QA
2 5 (6.10%) SLA
3 3 (3.66%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Pega
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Remedy
2 5 (6.10%) SAP
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) Guidewire
4 2 (2.44%) IBM
4 2 (2.44%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (2.44%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.44%) Syclo
5 1 (1.22%) BMC
5 1 (1.22%) HP
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