Period
to 22 October 2020

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 6 months to 22 October 2020 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 86 122
Rank change year-on-year +36 +36 -39
Contract jobs citing Use Case 10 28 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.48% 1.37% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.56% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 8
Median daily rate £525 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +16.13% -3.13%
10th Percentile £403 £424 £320
90th Percentile £706 £558 £415
Scotland median daily rate £419 £358 £400
% change year-on-year +17.13% -10.63% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £41.00 -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 589 1,790 2,652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.13% 87.70% 89.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 879 1,349
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £239 £271 £275
90th Percentile £550 £588 £575
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 27 27
Median hourly rate £48.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +177.14% -30.00% +57.63%
10th Percentile £37.35 £11.17 £10.90
90th Percentile £67.05 £35.00 £43.96
Median hourly rate £19.50 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -9.30% -14.00% -4.31%

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Use Case as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in Edinburgh

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Use Case in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Use Case in Edinburgh

Use Case
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Use Case in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Use Case in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 7 (70.00%) Public Sector
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Kanban
2 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Thinking
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Threat Management
5 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Sass
5 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (10.00%) Splunk
5 1 (10.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) CyberArk
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (10.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre

Use Case
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (10.00%) InVision
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (10.00%) Sketch
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (70.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Head of Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Operational Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Operations Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Database Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (40.00%) Kanban
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Thinking
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Threat Management
4 1 (10.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Threat Detection
4 1 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe
1 1 (10.00%) Curam
1 1 (10.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) McAfee
1 1 (10.00%) Splunk