Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 11 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
England > London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 263 256 246
Rank change year-on-year -7 -10 -5
Contract jobs citing Use Case 469 506 480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.00% 1.07% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.21% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 372 282
London median daily rate £504 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.75% +5.26% +5.50%
10th Percentile £363 £366 £363
90th Percentile £675 £638 £674
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
London median hourly rate - - £39.63
England median hourly rate £43.00 £38.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.69% -14.44% +12.50%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 41,383 41,867 38,807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.87% 88.17% 87.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,849 30,454 27,745
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 470 391 435
London median hourly rate £24.04 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.84% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.30 £12.05
90th Percentile £54.71 £48.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £24.69 £22.84
% change year-on-year -10.88% +8.10% +3.80%

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in London

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in London

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in London over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Use Case in London

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Use Case in London

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 11 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
Central London -21 111 £519 -1.19% 17
West London -19 17 £444 +7.58% 21
South London -20 15 £425 -12.87% 1
East London -32 10 £550 +15.79% 5
North London - 1 £305 - 1
Use Case
England

For the 6 months to 11 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 London region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 168 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (29.42%) Finance
3 104 (22.17%) Analytical Skills
4 91 (19.40%) User Stories
5 88 (18.76%) Scrum
6 87 (18.55%) Java
7 76 (16.20%) Python
8 75 (15.99%) Microsoft
9 71 (15.14%) Degree
10 66 (14.07%) SQL
11 60 (12.79%) UML
11 60 (12.79%) Business Analysis
12 58 (12.37%) SQL Server
12 58 (12.37%) Analytics
13 55 (11.73%) Banking
14 54 (11.51%) Big Data
15 53 (11.30%) DevOps
15 53 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
16 52 (11.09%) Microsoft Azure
17 50 (10.66%) Microsoft Excel
18 48 (10.23%) Oracle
19 47 (10.02%) Linux
20 44 (9.38%) Workflow
21 43 (9.17%) AngularJS
22 39 (8.32%) Project Management
23 38 (8.10%) OO
23 38 (8.10%) HTML
23 38 (8.10%) JSON
23 38 (8.10%) REST
24 37 (7.89%) Node.js

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 36 (7.68%) Apache Spark
2 18 (3.84%) Apache
3 16 (3.41%) Drupal
3 16 (3.41%) Ethereum
4 15 (3.20%) Apache Qpid
5 14 (2.99%) Confluence
5 14 (2.99%) Hyperledger
6 12 (2.56%) Oracle Coherence
7 11 (2.35%) Apache Solr
8 9 (1.92%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.71%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (1.28%) CMS
11 6 (1.28%) SharePoint
12 5 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.85%) JBoss
13 4 (0.85%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.85%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 50 (10.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (7.04%) MS Visio
3 20 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (2.35%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.21%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 15 (3.20%) Distributed Ledger
2 12 (2.56%) R3 Corda
3 5 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.07%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.64%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.43%) Actimize
6 2 (0.43%) SAP MDG
6 2 (0.43%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.21%) Magento
7 1 (0.21%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.21%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.21%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 52 (11.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (5.33%) OpenShift
4 19 (4.05%) Apigee
5 10 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (2.13%) SaaS
6 9 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.92%) Office 365
6 9 (1.92%) PaaS
7 7 (1.49%) IaaS
8 6 (1.28%) Serverless
9 4 (0.85%) Akamai
9 4 (0.85%) Cloudflare
10 3 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (0.64%) BlueKai
10 3 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.64%) GitHub
11 2 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.43%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.26%) HTTP
2 19 (4.05%) SSL
2 19 (4.05%) TCP/IP
3 16 (3.41%) Kerberos
4 7 (1.49%) DNS
5 5 (1.07%) Firewall
6 4 (0.85%) Skype
6 4 (0.85%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.64%) Network Security
8 2 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.43%) IPFS
9 1 (0.21%) Internet
9 1 (0.21%) Intranet
9 1 (0.21%) SMS
9 1 (0.21%) VSAN
9 1 (0.21%) WebEx
9 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 54 (11.51%) Big Data
3 25 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (5.12%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (4.69%) Hadoop
7 19 (4.05%) Blockchain
8 16 (3.41%) Power BI
9 14 (2.99%) NoSQL
10 13 (2.77%) HBase
10 13 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (2.35%) Apache Hive
11 11 (2.35%) Data Lake
11 11 (2.35%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.71%) MySQL
12 8 (1.71%) Redis
13 7 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (1.28%) Data Mining
14 6 (1.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (7.68%) Git (software)
2 34 (7.25%) Jenkins
3 24 (5.12%) JIRA
4 15 (3.20%) Maven
5 9 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (0.85%) Appium
7 4 (0.85%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.85%) IntelliJ
8 3 (0.64%) Selenium
9 2 (0.43%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.43%) Subversion
10 1 (0.21%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.21%) GitLab
10 1 (0.21%) Gradle
10 1 (0.21%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.21%) NUnit
10 1 (0.21%) Phabricator
10 1 (0.21%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.21%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 138 (29.42%) Finance
2 55 (11.73%) Banking
3 21 (4.48%) Marketing
4 18 (3.84%) Front Office
5 15 (3.20%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.13%) Retail
7 9 (1.92%) Legal
8 8 (1.71%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.07%) Law
9 5 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.85%) Advertising
11 3 (0.64%) Back Office
11 3 (0.64%) Games
11 3 (0.64%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.64%) Publishing
12 2 (0.43%) German Language
12 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 160 (34.12%) Analyst
2 146 (31.13%) Business Analyst
3 86 (18.34%) Developer
4 48 (10.23%) Architect
5 40 (8.53%) Consultant
6 25 (5.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 19 (4.05%) Data Scientist
8 18 (3.84%) Digital Analyst
8 18 (3.84%) Node.js Developer
9 17 (3.62%) Digital Business Analyst
10 16 (3.41%) C# Developer
11 15 (3.20%) Angular Developer
11 15 (3.20%) Senior Developer
12 14 (2.99%) .NET Developer
12 14 (2.99%) Agile Business Analyst
12 14 (2.99%) Azure Developer
12 14 (2.99%) Data Engineer
13 13 (2.77%) Technical Consultant
14 11 (2.35%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (2.35%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (9.17%) AngularJS
2 38 (8.10%) HTML
2 38 (8.10%) JSON
2 38 (8.10%) REST
3 37 (7.89%) Node.js
4 34 (7.25%) CSS
5 31 (6.61%) JSP
6 30 (6.40%) jQuery
7 29 (6.18%) Web Services
8 26 (5.54%) SOAP
9 25 (5.33%) Vue.js
10 23 (4.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (4.69%) .NET
12 20 (4.26%) XML
13 19 (4.05%) Kafka
14 18 (3.84%) OAuth
15 17 (3.62%) CSS3
15 17 (3.62%) D3.js
16 16 (3.41%) HTML5
16 16 (3.41%) React
Miscellaneous
1 104 (22.17%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.04%) User Experience
3 22 (4.69%) Data Centre
4 20 (4.26%) Fintech
5 17 (3.62%) Bitcoin
5 17 (3.62%) Blog
5 17 (3.62%) Clustering
6 16 (3.41%) Fat Client
6 16 (3.41%) Thin Client
7 13 (2.77%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.77%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.56%) Market Risk
9 10 (2.13%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (1.49%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.28%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (1.28%) Derivative
12 6 (1.28%) Fixed Income
12 6 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (10.02%) Linux
2 36 (7.68%) Unix
3 19 (4.05%) Windows
4 5 (1.07%) Android
4 5 (1.07%) Solaris
5 3 (0.64%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.64%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.21%) CentOS
7 1 (0.21%) SUSE
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (19.40%) User Stories
3 88 (18.76%) Scrum
4 60 (12.79%) Business Analysis
4 60 (12.79%) UML
5 58 (12.37%) Analytics
6 53 (11.30%) DevOps
6 53 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
7 44 (9.38%) Workflow
8 39 (8.32%) Project Management
9 38 (8.10%) OO
10 37 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 37 (7.89%) Workshop Facilitation
11 35 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 34 (7.25%) Machine Learning
12 34 (7.25%) Waterfall
13 33 (7.04%) Data Science
14 32 (6.82%) Data Analysis
14 32 (6.82%) Data Modelling
14 32 (6.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 87 (18.55%) Java
2 76 (16.20%) Python
3 66 (14.07%) SQL
4 31 (6.61%) JavaScript
5 25 (5.33%) C#
6 23 (4.90%) Perl
6 23 (4.90%) Scala
7 16 (3.41%) TypeScript
8 15 (3.20%) Solidity
9 14 (2.99%) C++
10 11 (2.35%) C
11 9 (1.92%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.71%) Java 8
13 6 (1.28%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.28%) BeanShell
13 6 (1.28%) Go
13 6 (1.28%) Groovy
13 6 (1.28%) R
13 6 (1.28%) Ruby
14 5 (1.07%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 71 (15.14%) Degree
2 26 (5.54%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (3.84%) Numerate Degree
3 18 (3.84%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.62%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 6 (1.28%) PhD
6 6 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.07%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (1.07%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.85%) ISEB
8 4 (0.85%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.64%) ACCA
9 3 (0.64%) CIMA
10 2 (0.43%) GCIA
10 2 (0.43%) GIAC
10 2 (0.43%) MBA
10 2 (0.43%) MCSA
10 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.04%) QA
2 12 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.85%) GDPR
4 3 (0.64%) MiFID
5 2 (0.43%) EMIR
5 2 (0.43%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.43%) NIST 800
5 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.43%) PMO
5 2 (0.43%) PSD2
5 2 (0.43%) SLA
6 1 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.21%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.21%) FISMA
6 1 (0.21%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (3.62%) Docker
2 15 (3.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (1.07%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.85%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.85%) HDFS
5 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.21%) Cronacle
6 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (5.33%) Kubernetes
2 21 (4.48%) Ansible
3 5 (1.07%) QRadar
4 4 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.64%) Oozie
5 3 (0.64%) Puppet
6 2 (0.43%) ArcSight ESM
6 2 (0.43%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.43%) Consul
6 2 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.43%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.43%) logstash
6 2 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.43%) Terraform
7 1 (0.21%) Nagios
7 1 (0.21%) Nessus
7 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 75 (15.99%) Microsoft
2 48 (10.23%) Oracle
3 18 (3.84%) Adobe
4 15 (3.20%) Splunk
5 12 (2.56%) IBM
5 12 (2.56%) SAP
6 11 (2.35%) Google
7 10 (2.13%) Sybase
7 10 (2.13%) Tableau
8 8 (1.71%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.49%) hybris
10 6 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.28%) UiPath
11 5 (1.07%) ArcSight
11 5 (1.07%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.07%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.85%) Bloomberg
12 4 (0.85%) Dell
12 4 (0.85%) McAfee
13 3 (0.64%) Remedy