Period
to 21 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 21 March 2019 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 91 82
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 -5
Contract jobs citing Use Case 10 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.75% 0.52% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.63% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.79% +30.14%
East of England median daily rate £456 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +1.39% +9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £68.75 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +65.66% +29.69%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,096 1,262 998
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.79% 82.75% 79.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 667 561
Hertfordshire median daily rate £440 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -11.11% +9.76%
10th Percentile £250 £205 £208
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 64 55
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.29% -58.82% +97.67%
10th Percentile £11.16 £11.33 £11.29
90th Percentile £66.81 £47.25 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.25 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year -23.00% -25.37% +23.21%

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Use Case as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in Hertfordshire

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Hertfordshire

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Use Case in Hertfordshire

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 March 2019. 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
Welwyn Garden City +15 3 - -
Watford +9 1 - -
Use Case
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 9 (90.00%) Data Security
1 9 (90.00%) Law
1 9 (90.00%) Analytics
1 9 (90.00%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (90.00%) Threat Management
2 6 (60.00%) Splunk
2 6 (60.00%) SIEM
3 4 (40.00%) GitHub
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 2 (20.00%) Traceability Matrix
5 2 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (10.00%) CASB
6 1 (10.00%) Workshop Facilitation
6 1 (10.00%) SuccessFactors

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) GitHub
2 1 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (90.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) SIEM Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Splunk Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Splunk Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Product Owner
5 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Security Product Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Service Owner
5 1 (10.00%) Service Security Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Analytics
1 9 (90.00%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (90.00%) Data Security
1 9 (90.00%) Threat Management
2 6 (60.00%) SIEM
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Traceability Matrix
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Workshop Facilitation
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CASB
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Splunk