Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 23 November 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 41 43
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -3
Contract jobs citing Use Case 2 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.49% 1.82% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 2.38% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 9
Liverpool median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +11.52%
Merseyside median daily rate £500 £436 £450
% change year-on-year +14.61% -3.06% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 340 336 486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 82.93% 76.36% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 222 272
Liverpool median daily rate £391 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.97% -3.06% +6.60%
10th Percentile £250 £241 £183
90th Percentile £538 £525 £552
Merseyside median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 5
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £22.85 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.09% +30.54% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.04 £10.70 £11.20
90th Percentile £19.31 £32.06 £97.58
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £17.50
% change year-on-year -42.02% +28.13% +12.90%

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in Liverpool

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Market Research
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) A/B Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Product Owner
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) A/B Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Market Research
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian