The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Use Case skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Use Cases
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 31 33
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.67% 0.50% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.65% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £32.33
% change year-on-year +2.56% +20.64%  

Use Case is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 129 155 200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 86.00% 77.50% 89.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 104 110
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 10
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Use Case as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in Brighton

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Psychology
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience Architect
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Psychology
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA