Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 6 months to 18 November 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 96 130
Rank change year-on-year -27 +34 -34
Contract jobs citing Use Case 14 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.59% 0.68% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.81% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 16
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £413 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +17.02% +2.17%
10th Percentile £369 £381 £263
90th Percentile £431 £550 £449
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £398
% change year-on-year - +6.92% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £29.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -26.88% +23.08%

Use Case is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1934 1483 2153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.78% 84.12% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 813 1137
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £252 £236 £238
90th Percentile £537 £550 £506
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 59 60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.58 £15.00 £16.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.78% +25.12%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.31 £9.48
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.30 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.07 £26.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year -12.94% +1.57% +49.09%

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Use Case as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in Buckinghamshire

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Buckinghamshire

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -19 11 £400 - 1
Use Case
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (50.00%) Big Data
2 7 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
3 6 (42.86%) SAN
4 5 (35.71%) UML
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Data Lake
4 5 (35.71%) Business Process Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
5 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
5 4 (28.57%) Cloudera CDH
5 4 (28.57%) NAS
5 4 (28.57%) Scala
5 4 (28.57%) Competitor Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Retail
5 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Big Data Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) Cloudera
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Hive
5 4 (28.57%) MapReduce
5 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) Linux

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (14.29%) SAS
4 1 (7.14%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) NAS
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Big Data
1 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (35.71%) Data Lake
3 4 (28.57%) Apache Hive
3 4 (28.57%) Cloudera CDH
4 2 (14.29%) HBase
4 2 (14.29%) Impala
4 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (14.29%) PowerCenter
4 2 (14.29%) Sqoop
5 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Games
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) CMS Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (14.29%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) Online Games
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
3 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) Business Process Modelling
3 5 (35.71%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Big Data Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Competitor Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) MapReduce
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) High Availability
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
6 2 (14.29%) Data Security
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) Scala
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 2 (14.29%) PMO
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Flume
2 1 (7.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cloudera
2 3 (21.43%) Hortonworks
3 2 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) SAP