The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 28 June 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 61 63
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 4 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.60% 0.99% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 1.22% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Median daily rate £338 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.62% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.38% -10.00%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 562 574 735
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 83.63% 80.85% 83.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 343 376
Median daily rate £388 £362 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.04% +3.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 27
Median hourly rate £25.00 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +19.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £43.00 £12.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £46.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) CISSP
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) Splunk
5 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) Big Data
5 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) SANS
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) PMO
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (8.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) PABX
1 1 (8.33%) Skype
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) Parquet
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Splunk Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Grok
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) JSP
2 1 (8.33%) Kafka
2 1 (8.33%) Regular Expression
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) UML
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) SANS
2 1 (8.33%) CEH
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PMO
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec