The first table below looks at the demand for Use Case skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 22 July 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 West 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Use Cases
Rank 87 79 96
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs citing Use Case 7 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.43% 1.17% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 1.58% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.24% +1.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.64 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.32% +10.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1273 1136 1384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.34% 73.96% 73.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 609 786
Average daily rate £350 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 34
Average hourly rate £13.50 £31.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.45% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.87 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Use Case
Yorkshire

Use Case
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Use Case Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Use Case
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Use Case Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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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
Leeds 0 3 £325 -10.34% 4
Wetherby - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Use Case
Yorkshire

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Business Analysis
3 6 (31.58%) UML
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) SIEM
5 3 (15.79%) Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) Workflow
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) Data Mapping
6 2 (10.53%) Retail
7 1 (5.26%) Data Management
7 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
7 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
7 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (5.26%) BPMN
7 1 (5.26%) Pega
7 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
7 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (5.26%) Master Data Management
7 1 (5.26%) User Stories

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Analyst
2 13 (68.42%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) XSD
1 1 (5.26%) XSLT
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Business Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) UML
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) SIEM
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) BPMN
6 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (5.26%) Master Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) User Stories
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) CISSP
1 1 (5.26%) GCIA
1 1 (5.26%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Pega
2 1 (5.26%) TIBCO