Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 129 118
Rank change year-on-year +28 -11 -21
Contract jobs citing Use Case 48 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.51% 0.79% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 0.96% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 21
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +25.00% -24.44%
10th Percentile £325 £323 £313
90th Percentile £525 £625 £438
England median daily rate £475 £450 £418
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.78% +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £38.50 £41.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.78% +4.38% +6.28%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2642 2718 2536
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.27% 82.19% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1678 1724 1604
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £249 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 68 83
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -15.15% +6.45%
10th Percentile £9.31 £8.76 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £40.75 £39.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in the East Midlands

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in the East Midlands

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Use Case in the East Midlands

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Use Case in the East Midlands

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands 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
Nottinghamshire +17 19 £349 -12.81%
Northamptonshire +11 11 £425 -8.11%
Leicestershire 0 6 £475 +37.68%
Derbyshire -16 1 - -
Use Case
England

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 20 (41.67%) Business Analysis
2 18 (37.50%) Finance
3 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (25.00%) Scrum
6 11 (22.92%) Feasibility Study
7 10 (20.83%) User Stories
8 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (16.67%) SAP
9 8 (16.67%) Migration
10 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
10 7 (14.58%) Acceptance Criteria
11 6 (12.50%) SDLC
11 6 (12.50%) Windows
11 6 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
12 5 (10.42%) SOA
12 5 (10.42%) Scenario Testing
13 4 (8.33%) Conflict Management
13 4 (8.33%) Data Governance
13 4 (8.33%) Change Management
13 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
13 4 (8.33%) UML
13 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (8.33%) Kanban
14 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
14 3 (6.25%) Marketing
14 3 (6.25%) Cognos TM1
14 3 (6.25%) Systems Analysis

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (2.08%) CMS
1 1 (2.08%) Confluence
1 1 (2.08%) Documentum
1 1 (2.08%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.08%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.08%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) Big Data
2 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Protractor
2 2 (4.17%) ReSharper
2 2 (4.17%) Subversion
2 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.17%) YouTrack
3 1 (2.08%) Ant
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Marketing
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Analyst
2 37 (77.08%) Business Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) SAP Business Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Finance Business Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Procurement Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) SAP Financial Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) SAP Financial Business Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) SAP Supply Chain Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) SAP Supply Chain Business Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Supply Chain Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Integration Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) TM1 Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) JSON
1 3 (6.25%) REST
1 3 (6.25%) SOAP
1 3 (6.25%) Web Services
1 3 (6.25%) XML
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) WCF
2 2 (4.17%) WinForms
3 1 (2.08%) J2EE
3 1 (2.08%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.17%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Business Analysis
2 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (25.00%) Scrum
5 11 (22.92%) Feasibility Study
6 10 (20.83%) User Stories
7 8 (16.67%) Migration
8 7 (14.58%) Acceptance Criteria
8 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
9 6 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (12.50%) SDLC
10 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.42%) Scenario Testing
10 5 (10.42%) SOA
10 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
11 4 (8.33%) Change Management
11 4 (8.33%) Conflict Management
11 4 (8.33%) Data Governance
11 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
11 4 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 3 (6.25%) TypeScript
2 2 (4.17%) C#
2 2 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) IIBA
1 3 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) SAP
2 3 (6.25%) Cognos
2 3 (6.25%) Informatica
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.08%) Pega
4 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.08%) Siemens
4 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.08%) WSO2