Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 155 166
Rank change year-on-year -43 +11 -2
Contract jobs citing Use Case 57 102 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.80% 1.42% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.58% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 88 56
City of London median daily rate £510 £539 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.34% +9.39% +3.68%
10th Percentile £364 £413 £379
90th Percentile £648 £638 £734
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +6.95%
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 6,223 6,457 5,812
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.24% 89.58% 88.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,915 5,144 4,607
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.45% +5.32% -
10th Percentile £325 £325 £319
90th Percentile £675 £688 £670
Central London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 60 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.80% -6.50% -
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.15 £13.75
90th Percentile £34.00 £31.05 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.17% +6.58% -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 12 December 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 12 December 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 32 (56.14%) Finance
2 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (22.81%) Fintech
5 11 (19.30%) Blockchain
5 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
5 11 (19.30%) Bitcoin
5 11 (19.30%) Python
5 11 (19.30%) Scrum
5 11 (19.30%) Distributed Ledger
5 11 (19.30%) Solidity
6 10 (17.54%) Thought Leadership
6 10 (17.54%) Ethereum
6 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
6 10 (17.54%) Blog
6 10 (17.54%) Java
7 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (15.79%) Degree
7 9 (15.79%) Banking
7 9 (15.79%) Hyperledger
7 9 (15.79%) Master's Degree
7 9 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (15.79%) R3 Corda
7 9 (15.79%) Value Proposition
7 9 (15.79%) Commercial Awareness
8 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
8 8 (14.04%) Oracle
9 7 (12.28%) Data Management
9 7 (12.28%) Machine Learning
10 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement

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 (17.54%) Ethereum
2 9 (15.79%) Hyperledger
3 6 (10.53%) Apache Spark
4 4 (7.02%) Apache
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (3.51%) Alfresco
5 2 (3.51%) CMS
5 2 (3.51%) Documentum
5 2 (3.51%) FileNet
5 2 (3.51%) OnBase
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Distributed Ledger
2 9 (15.79%) R3 Corda
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) IPFS
1 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Blockchain
2 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.77%) Big Data
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.51%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (3.51%) Power BI
5 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.75%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (1.75%) MemSQL
6 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Appium
2 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.75%) GitLab
4 1 (1.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 32 (56.14%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Front Office
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Analyst
2 15 (26.32%) Business Analyst
3 10 (17.54%) Consultant
4 9 (15.79%) Blockchain Consultant
5 8 (14.04%) Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Asset Management Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Data Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Data Scientist
7 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Java Scala Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle Business Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) QA Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Scala Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (5.26%) CSS
2 3 (5.26%) Redux
3 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.51%) Truffle
3 2 (3.51%) Vue.js
4 1 (1.75%) .NET
4 1 (1.75%) D3.js
4 1 (1.75%) Highcharts JS
4 1 (1.75%) JSR 170
4 1 (1.75%) LESS
4 1 (1.75%) Material Design
4 1 (1.75%) OpenID
4 1 (1.75%) OSGi
4 1 (1.75%) React
4 1 (1.75%) REST
4 1 (1.75%) RESTful
4 1 (1.75%) Sass
4 1 (1.75%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (22.81%) Fintech
3 11 (19.30%) Bitcoin
4 10 (17.54%) Blog
5 6 (10.53%) Mobile App
6 5 (8.77%) Data Structures
6 5 (8.77%) Tandem
7 4 (7.02%) Market Risk
8 3 (5.26%) User Experience
9 2 (3.51%) Algorithms
9 2 (3.51%) Equities
9 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
10 1 (1.75%) Cloud Native
10 1 (1.75%) Derivative
10 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
10 1 (1.75%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
1 2 (3.51%) Unix
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
2 11 (19.30%) Scrum
3 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
3 10 (17.54%) Thought Leadership
4 9 (15.79%) Commercial Awareness
4 9 (15.79%) Value Proposition
5 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
6 7 (12.28%) Data Management
6 7 (12.28%) Machine Learning
7 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (10.53%) Workflow
8 5 (8.77%) Asset Management
8 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (8.77%) Change Management
8 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.77%) Microservices
8 5 (8.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) Python
1 11 (19.30%) Solidity
2 10 (17.54%) Java
3 6 (10.53%) Scala
4 5 (8.77%) SQL
5 3 (5.26%) C#
5 3 (5.26%) Go
6 2 (3.51%) C
6 2 (3.51%) C++
6 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.51%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.75%) Perl
7 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
1 9 (15.79%) Master's Degree
2 2 (3.51%) MCSA
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.51%) PSD2
3 1 (1.75%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (1.75%) FedRAMP
3 1 (1.75%) FISMA
3 1 (1.75%) GDPR
3 1 (1.75%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) Consul
2 1 (1.75%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) Adobe
4 2 (3.51%) Hyland
4 2 (3.51%) IBM
4 2 (3.51%) OpenText
5 1 (1.75%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.75%) Avaloq
5 1 (1.75%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.75%) Nokia
5 1 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.75%) Trend Micro