Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 154 161
Rank change year-on-year -37 +7 +31
Contract jobs citing Use Case 68 78 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.98% 1.25% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.43% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 53
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £413 £313 £275
90th Percentile £588 £625 £608
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £480
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £49.75 - -
Central London median hourly rate £49.75 - -

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 6,035 5,447 5,788
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.27% 87.63% 87.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,799 4,216 4,648
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £335 £313 £304
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £490 £463
% change year-on-year +2.04% +5.95% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 46 56
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.36% -3.25% -12.40%
10th Percentile £12.60 £13.19 £11.50
90th Percentile £37.98 £29.77 £49.13
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £16.96 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.50% -15.20% -9.60%

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 21 June 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

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. 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
Moorgate - 3 - -
Use Case
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 29 (42.65%) Finance
2 21 (30.88%) Project Management
3 20 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (26.47%) Data Analysis
4 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 18 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 15 (22.06%) Windows
6 15 (22.06%) Test Scripting
7 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
7 14 (20.59%) MS Visio
8 13 (19.12%) PRINCE2
8 13 (19.12%) Active Directory
9 12 (17.65%) Citrix
9 12 (17.65%) Requirements Management
9 12 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
9 12 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (17.65%) User Stories
9 12 (17.65%) Windows 10
9 12 (17.65%) Prototyping
10 9 (13.24%) Scrum
10 9 (13.24%) User Experience
11 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
11 8 (11.76%) UML
12 7 (10.29%) Migration
12 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (8.82%) Scenario Testing
13 6 (8.82%) Analytics

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 5 (7.35%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (2.94%) CMS
2 2 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.47%) Hyperledger
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (20.59%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.94%) InVision
3 2 (2.94%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.94%) UXPin
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.88%) PaaS
4 3 (4.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (2.94%) IaaS
6 1 (1.47%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) DNS
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) Data Mining
1 3 (4.41%) Hadoop
1 3 (4.41%) Power BI
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.47%) Big Data
3 1 (1.47%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) JIRA
General
1 29 (42.65%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Marketing
4 3 (4.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.94%) Advertising
5 2 (2.94%) Law
5 2 (2.94%) Retail
6 1 (1.47%) Billing
6 1 (1.47%) Electronics
6 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (58.82%) Analyst
2 35 (51.47%) Business Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Designer
7 5 (7.35%) Digital Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Project Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Finance Business Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) AWS Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Azure Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Data Business Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Material Design
1 2 (2.94%) REST
1 2 (2.94%) RESTful
1 2 (2.94%) Swagger
1 2 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.47%) HTML
2 1 (1.47%) Kafka
2 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) User Experience
2 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.88%) iPad
5 3 (4.41%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.41%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.41%) LIMS
6 2 (2.94%) Blog
6 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.94%) Fintech
6 2 (2.94%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.94%) PKI
7 1 (1.47%) CMDB
7 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.47%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Windows
2 12 (17.65%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.94%) Android
3 2 (2.94%) Linux
4 1 (1.47%) AIX
4 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.47%) Solaris
4 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Project Management
2 20 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.47%) Data Analysis
3 18 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 15 (22.06%) Test Scripting
6 13 (19.12%) PRINCE2
7 12 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
7 12 (17.65%) Prototyping
7 12 (17.65%) Requirements Management
7 12 (17.65%) User Stories
8 9 (13.24%) Scrum
9 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 8 (11.76%) UML
10 7 (10.29%) Migration
10 7 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (8.82%) Machine Learning
11 6 (8.82%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.35%) Python
1 5 (7.35%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) Java
3 2 (2.94%) MATLAB
3 2 (2.94%) R
4 1 (1.47%) C#
4 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.41%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) CISSP
3 2 (2.94%) ISEB
4 1 (1.47%) CBAP
4 1 (1.47%) CCNA
4 1 (1.47%) CEH
4 1 (1.47%) CISA
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.47%) CISM
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) GCIH
4 1 (1.47%) GIAC
4 1 (1.47%) IIBA
4 1 (1.47%) SANS
4 1 (1.47%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.41%) HIPAA
2 3 (4.41%) ISO 20022
2 3 (4.41%) PSD2
3 1 (1.47%) COBIT
3 1 (1.47%) GDPR
3 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 13 (19.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) Docker
3 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) CSIRT
1 1 (1.47%) QRadar
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.65%) Citrix
3 4 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.41%) Splunk
4 3 (4.41%) Tableau
5 2 (2.94%) Apple
5 2 (2.94%) Google
5 2 (2.94%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.47%) Automation Anywhere
6 1 (1.47%) Blue Prism
6 1 (1.47%) Intapp
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle
6 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.47%) Workday