The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
Surrey / Leatherhead
Rank 9 18 15
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 4 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 10.00% 12.35% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.76% 14.00% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 3
Median daily rate £403 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% -11.11%  
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 £39.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% +21.87%  

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 Leatherhead with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leatherhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34 150 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 85.00% 88.24% 75.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 142 46
Median daily rate £403 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leatherhead 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 Leatherhead

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Leatherhead

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Use Case in Leatherhead

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 6 (85.71%) Test Management
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) XML Messaging
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (71.43%) User Stories
2 5 (71.43%) Defect Management
3 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
3 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Unix Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) XML Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) HR Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Management
2 5 (71.43%) Defect Management
2 5 (71.43%) User Stories
3 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) Statistics
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle