The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 29 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 64 69
Contract jobs citing Use Case 0 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.77% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.94% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £386 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% +21.87%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 643 743 656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 79.19% 81.74% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 537 473
Median daily rate £390 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -4.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £31.00 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £44.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Bristol

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Use Case in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior QA Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA