Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 100 102
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 -20
Contract jobs citing Use Case 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.37% 0.19% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.23% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £588 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +67.86% -18.37%
East of England median daily rate £400 £450 £270
% change year-on-year -11.11% +66.67% -37.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £46.25

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 1,317 1,329 1,102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 82.00% 82.91% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 675 629
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% -
10th Percentile £205 £206 £223
90th Percentile £569 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 63 58
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.71 £19.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.82% -36.13% +39.98%
10th Percentile £12.51 £13.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.18 £47.00 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.97 £33.33 £31.50
% change year-on-year -46.08% +5.81% +29.55%

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 13 December 2018. 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 -2 4 - -
Watford - 2 - - 2
Use Case
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 4 (66.67%) Data Security
1 4 (66.67%) Law
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
2 3 (50.00%) Threat Management
3 2 (33.33%) Multichannel Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (33.33%) Workshop Facilitation
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Splunk
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
4 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Traceability Matrix

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Retail Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Product Owner
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Product Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Owner
3 1 (16.67%) Service Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (66.67%) Data Security
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Threat Management
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Multichannel Retail
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Workshop Facilitation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Traceability Matrix
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk