The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 54 53 75
Rank change year-on-year -1 +22  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 16 36 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.80% 2.38% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 2.87% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 3
Median daily rate £400 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.80% +23.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £320 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £612 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year +4.57% +19.53%  

Use Case is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 752 1253 1139
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 84.59% 82.71% 81.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 701 642
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 11
Median hourly rate £15.86 £20.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.63% -45.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £14.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.94 £39.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Use Case as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in Edinburgh

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Edinburgh

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Use Case in Edinburgh

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Perl
2 9 (33.33%) VBA
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) UML
2 9 (33.33%) Python
2 9 (33.33%) BPMN
2 9 (33.33%) SIEM
3 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
3 8 (29.63%) Law
4 7 (25.93%) Java
4 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
4 7 (25.93%) Database Security
5 6 (22.22%) Banking
5 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) Process Management
6 5 (18.52%) JSF
6 5 (18.52%) Apache CXF
6 5 (18.52%) RichFaces
6 5 (18.52%) JPA
6 5 (18.52%) User Stories
6 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 5 (18.52%) Domain Models
7 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (14.81%) Big Data
7 4 (14.81%) SDLC
7 4 (14.81%) Workflow
7 4 (14.81%) Hibernate

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) DB2
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Law
3 6 (22.22%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
1 7 (25.93%) Business Analyst
1 7 (25.93%) Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Database Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) SIEM Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Splunk Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Database Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Solutions Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Apache CXF
1 5 (18.52%) JPA
1 5 (18.52%) JSF
1 5 (18.52%) RichFaces
2 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.41%) Apache OpenJPA
3 2 (7.41%) Drools
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) BPMN
1 9 (33.33%) SIEM
1 9 (33.33%) UML
2 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
2 7 (25.93%) Database Security
3 6 (22.22%) Process Management
4 5 (18.52%) Domain Models
4 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
4 5 (18.52%) User Stories
5 4 (14.81%) OO
5 4 (14.81%) SDLC
5 4 (14.81%) SOA
5 4 (14.81%) Workflow
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 3 (11.11%) Threat Detection
6 3 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Perl
1 9 (33.33%) Python
1 9 (33.33%) VBA
2 7 (25.93%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CEH
1 3 (11.11%) CISM
1 3 (11.11%) CISSP
1 3 (11.11%) GIAC
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Splunk
3 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.70%) MapR
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
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