Period
to 16 September 2019

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 16 September 2019 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
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 199 159
Rank change year-on-year +31 -40 +25
Contract jobs citing Use Case 57 58 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.92% 0.84% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.96% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 38 70
City of London median daily rate £575 £500 £560
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -10.71% +12.00%
10th Percentile £425 £351 £402
90th Percentile £725 £629 £638
Central London median daily rate £540 £475 £525
% change year-on-year +13.68% -9.52% +5.00%
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 5,616 6,015 6,045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.16% 87.30% 89.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,389 4,779 4,709
City of London median daily rate £525 £505 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £340 £331 £325
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £520 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 103 56
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% -6.50% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.05 £13.09
90th Percentile £53.75 £31.50 £31.13
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +6.95% -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 16 September 2019.

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
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 16 September 2019. 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
London Bridge - 2 £450 -
Use Case
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, 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 25 (43.86%) Finance
2 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (28.07%) AWS
4 15 (26.32%) User Experience
5 12 (21.05%) Analytics
5 12 (21.05%) Python
5 12 (21.05%) Web Development
6 11 (19.30%) User Stories
7 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
8 9 (15.79%) Scrum
9 8 (14.04%) Financial Institution
9 8 (14.04%) Degree
9 8 (14.04%) Banking
9 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (14.04%) Splunk
10 7 (12.28%) Migration
10 7 (12.28%) Java
10 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
10 7 (12.28%) Middleware
10 7 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (10.53%) Data Science
11 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
11 6 (10.53%) SQL
11 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
11 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.53%) Asset Management
11 6 (10.53%) JIRA
11 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
11 6 (10.53%) Data Migration
11 6 (10.53%) Azure

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 4 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.75%) Camunda
2 1 (1.75%) Mule
2 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.26%) Photoshop
3 3 (5.26%) Sketch
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (28.07%) AWS
2 6 (10.53%) Azure
3 4 (7.02%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (7.02%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (7.02%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (7.02%) Fastly
3 4 (7.02%) GitHub
3 4 (7.02%) Heroku
3 4 (7.02%) Office 365
3 4 (7.02%) Serverless
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon ECS
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 3 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (5.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (5.26%) AWS OpsWorks
4 3 (5.26%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.51%) Network Security
3 1 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (7.02%) Neo4j
1 4 (7.02%) Redis
2 3 (5.26%) Power BI
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
4 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) JIRA
2 4 (7.02%) CircleCI
2 4 (7.02%) webpack
3 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket Server
4 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (43.86%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Banking
2 8 (14.04%) Financial Institution
3 5 (8.77%) Retail
4 4 (7.02%) Legal
5 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Advertising
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (1.75%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Analyst
2 16 (28.07%) Business Analyst
3 6 (10.53%) Architect
3 6 (10.53%) Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Applications Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) Lead Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Data Analytics Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Data Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Designer
6 3 (5.26%) Lead Data Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Release Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.26%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) Middleware
2 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
2 5 (8.77%) Flask
2 5 (8.77%) React
2 5 (8.77%) Vue.js
3 4 (7.02%) GraphQL
3 4 (7.02%) Handlebars
3 4 (7.02%) Node.js
3 4 (7.02%) Preactjs
3 4 (7.02%) RESTful
3 4 (7.02%) Sass
3 4 (7.02%) VCL
4 2 (3.51%) Regular Expression
4 2 (3.51%) Web Services
5 1 (1.75%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.75%) OpenID
5 1 (1.75%) Pandas
5 1 (1.75%) RAML
5 1 (1.75%) REST
5 1 (1.75%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) User Experience
2 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Wiki
4 3 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.26%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.51%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.75%) Linked Data
6 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Android
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.05%) Analytics
2 12 (21.05%) Web Development
3 11 (19.30%) User Stories
4 9 (15.79%) Scrum
5 7 (12.28%) Migration
5 7 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (10.53%) Asset Management
6 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 6 (10.53%) Data Migration
6 6 (10.53%) Data Science
6 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.77%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (8.77%) Data Architecture
7 5 (8.77%) Data Integration
7 5 (8.77%) Front End Development
7 5 (8.77%) Mathematics
7 5 (8.77%) Product Management
7 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) Python
2 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.28%) Java
4 6 (10.53%) SQL
5 5 (8.77%) Kotlin
6 4 (7.02%) Apple Swift
7 3 (5.26%) Scala
8 1 (1.75%) C#
8 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (3.51%) CISM
3 2 (3.51%) CISMP
3 2 (3.51%) CISSP
4 1 (1.75%) CBAP
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Grafana
1 4 (7.02%) Graphite
2 1 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Splunk
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) Google
4 3 (5.26%) Ab Initio
4 3 (5.26%) Adobe
4 3 (5.26%) Tableau
5 2 (3.51%) ArcSight
5 2 (3.51%) iManage
6 1 (1.75%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.75%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) SAP