Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 19 September 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 159 175
Rank change year-on-year -36 +16 +22
Contract jobs citing Use Case 59 85 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.84% 1.25% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.41% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 72 42
City of London median daily rate £500 £560 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £351 £407 £399
90th Percentile £629 £638 £671
Central London median daily rate £475 £525 £506
% change year-on-year -9.52% +3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,062 6,047 5,952
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.58% 89.02% 87.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,832 4,722 4,802
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £687 £675 £656
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 57 50
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.05 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £31.05 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.58% -5.00% -

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Use Case as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in the City of London

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in the City of London

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Use Case in the City of London

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Use Case in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Use Case also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 31 (52.54%) Finance
2 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) Fintech
4 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (20.34%) Scrum
5 11 (18.64%) Mentoring
5 11 (18.64%) Bitcoin
5 11 (18.64%) Blockchain
5 11 (18.64%) Solidity
5 11 (18.64%) Distributed Ledger
6 10 (16.95%) Value Proposition
6 10 (16.95%) Ethereum
6 10 (16.95%) Degree
6 10 (16.95%) Blog
7 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
7 9 (15.25%) Banking
7 9 (15.25%) Hyperledger
7 9 (15.25%) Commercial Awareness
7 9 (15.25%) R3 Corda
7 9 (15.25%) Master's Degree
7 9 (15.25%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (13.56%) Mobile App
9 7 (11.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Java
9 7 (11.86%) UML
10 6 (10.17%) Python
10 6 (10.17%) User Experience
11 5 (8.47%) Microservices
11 5 (8.47%) Apache Spark
11 5 (8.47%) Scala

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (16.95%) Ethereum
2 9 (15.25%) Hyperledger
3 5 (8.47%) Apache Spark
4 3 (5.08%) Apache
4 3 (5.08%) CMS
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.39%) Confluence
5 2 (3.39%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.69%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.69%) Documentum
6 1 (1.69%) FileNet
6 1 (1.69%) OnBase
6 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) InVision
1 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.39%) UXPin
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Distributed Ledger
2 9 (15.25%) R3 Corda
3 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) DNS
1 1 (1.69%) IPFS
1 1 (1.69%) Network Security
1 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) Blockchain
2 3 (5.08%) Big Data
2 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.69%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (1.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Appium
2 3 (5.08%) JIRA
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.69%) Maven
General
1 31 (52.54%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Front Office
4 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.69%) Law
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
5 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Analyst
2 15 (25.42%) Business Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Blockchain Consultant
3 9 (15.25%) Consultant
4 6 (10.17%) Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Finance Business Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Product Owner
6 4 (6.78%) QA Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Business Finance Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
1 2 (3.39%) CSS
1 2 (3.39%) Material Design
1 2 (3.39%) Redux
1 2 (3.39%) REST
1 2 (3.39%) Truffle
1 2 (3.39%) Vue.js
2 1 (1.69%) JSR 170
2 1 (1.69%) OpenID
2 1 (1.69%) OSGi
2 1 (1.69%) RESTful
2 1 (1.69%) Servlets
2 1 (1.69%) Swagger
2 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Fintech
2 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (18.64%) Bitcoin
4 10 (16.95%) Blog
5 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
6 8 (13.56%) Mobile App
7 6 (10.17%) User Experience
8 4 (6.78%) Market Risk
9 3 (5.08%) Data Structures
10 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
10 2 (3.39%) Equities
10 2 (3.39%) Graphic Design
10 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
10 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
11 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
11 1 (1.69%) Derivative
11 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (1.69%) iPad
11 1 (1.69%) PKI
11 1 (1.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.39%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) AIX
3 1 (1.69%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.69%) Solaris
3 1 (1.69%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.34%) Scrum
3 11 (18.64%) Mentoring
4 10 (16.95%) Value Proposition
5 9 (15.25%) Commercial Awareness
6 7 (11.86%) UML
6 7 (11.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (8.47%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.47%) Machine Learning
7 5 (8.47%) Microservices
7 5 (8.47%) Migration
7 5 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (8.47%) Project Management
7 5 (8.47%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.47%) User Stories
7 5 (8.47%) Workflow
8 4 (6.78%) Analytics
8 4 (6.78%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.78%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) Solidity
2 7 (11.86%) Java
3 6 (10.17%) Python
4 5 (8.47%) Scala
5 3 (5.08%) SQL
6 2 (3.39%) C
6 2 (3.39%) C#
6 2 (3.39%) C++
6 2 (3.39%) Go
6 2 (3.39%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 9 (15.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (15.25%) Master's Degree
3 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) CCNA
4 1 (1.69%) CEH
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.69%) CISSP
4 1 (1.69%) GCIH
4 1 (1.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) PSD2
3 1 (1.69%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.69%) Consul
2 1 (1.69%) CSIRT
2 1 (1.69%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Apple
3 2 (3.39%) Google
3 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.39%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.39%) Splunk
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe
4 1 (1.69%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.69%) Automation Anywhere
4 1 (1.69%) Avaloq
4 1 (1.69%) Blue Prism
4 1 (1.69%) Hyland
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Nokia
4 1 (1.69%) OpenText
4 1 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.69%) UiPath