The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 22 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 98 97
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 5 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.46% 0.47% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.53% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Median daily rate £373 £475 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.57% +16.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £428 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £505 £479
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 £37.25 £36.72
% change year-on-year -2.01% +1.45%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 960 1332 1306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 88.48% 89.40% 87.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 952 967
Median daily rate £403 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +19.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 21
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -6.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £170.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Business Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
4 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 4 (25.00%) Workflow Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (25.00%) Workflow
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
5 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) UML
5 3 (18.75%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Open Source
6 2 (12.50%) SaaS
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (12.50%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Product Management
6 2 (12.50%) User Experience
6 2 (12.50%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (12.50%) Domain Models
6 2 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (12.50%) OO

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) ReSharper
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.25%) YouTrack
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Digital Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Process Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Digital Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) REST
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
1 2 (12.50%) Spring
1 2 (12.50%) Struts
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
2 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Business Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
4 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 4 (25.00%) Workflow
4 4 (25.00%) Workflow Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) Open Source
5 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) UML
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Product Management
6 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) DevExpress
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle