Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 233 223
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 +3
Contract jobs citing Use Case 478 478 520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.14% 1.05% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.23% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 330 334
London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £350 £335 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £584
England median daily rate £446 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -0.94% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
London median hourly rate £37.25 £36.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.76% - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.50 £38.95
% change year-on-year -1.23% +3.99% -1.41%

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36333 38895 37919
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.36% 85.75% 82.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26000 28186 26783
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £280
90th Percentile £656 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 331 513
London median hourly rate £24.41 £21.50 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.53% +9.05% +3.76%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.40 £51.25 £57.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year - +15.53% +5.56%

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 22 July 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 July 2017. 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
City of London +16 85 £525 +8.25% 7
Canary Wharf - 5 £450 -
Croydon +2 4 £400 +19.40% 3
Wimbledon - 4 £431 -
Greenford +4 3 £385 +13.24% 1
Hammersmith -3 3 £650 +58.54%
Westminster +12 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £475 -
Uxbridge - 1 £475 - 2
Use Case
England

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

1 183 (38.28%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (36.19%) Finance
3 145 (30.33%) Business Analysis
4 115 (24.06%) Analytical Skills
5 92 (19.25%) UML
6 79 (16.53%) Banking
7 78 (16.32%) Degree
8 72 (15.06%) SQL
9 69 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 67 (14.02%) Waterfall
11 62 (12.97%) User Stories
12 59 (12.34%) Analytics
12 59 (12.34%) Data Modelling
13 58 (12.13%) Project Management
14 56 (11.72%) Scrum
15 53 (11.09%) Microsoft
16 51 (10.67%) Workflow
17 50 (10.46%) JIRA
17 50 (10.46%) Hadoop
18 49 (10.25%) QA
19 48 (10.04%) Big Data
20 47 (9.83%) User Acceptance Testing
20 47 (9.83%) User Experience
21 46 (9.62%) SDLC
21 46 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
21 46 (9.62%) Business Process Modelling
22 44 (9.21%) MS Visio
22 44 (9.21%) ISEB
22 44 (9.21%) Java
23 43 (9.00%) Windows

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 38 (7.95%) Apache Spark
2 30 (6.28%) Confluence
3 15 (3.14%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.51%) Apache
4 12 (2.51%) CMS
5 9 (1.88%) SAS
5 9 (1.88%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.67%) Skype for Business
7 7 (1.46%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.05%) Apache Pig
8 5 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.84%) IIS
9 4 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (0.63%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.42%) JBoss
11 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.21%) FileNet
12 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 44 (9.21%) MS Visio
2 29 (6.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (3.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.05%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.05%) SPSS
6 4 (0.84%) SmartSuite
7 3 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.63%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.21%) InVision
Business Applications
1 10 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.84%) iTrent
2 4 (0.84%) Pega PRPC
3 3 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle iStore
4 2 (0.42%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.21%) Actimize
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.21%) Magento
5 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.30%) Office 365
3 9 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.46%) OpenShift
5 6 (1.26%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.05%) PaaS
6 5 (1.05%) SaaS
6 5 (1.05%) Yammer
7 3 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.63%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.42%) G Suite
8 2 (0.42%) IaaS
8 2 (0.42%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.14%) Firewall
2 9 (1.88%) Network Security
3 4 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.42%) 4G
5 2 (0.42%) CTI
5 2 (0.42%) DHCP
5 2 (0.42%) DNS
5 2 (0.42%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.42%) FTP
5 2 (0.42%) H.323
5 2 (0.42%) Internet
5 2 (0.42%) MGCP
5 2 (0.42%) Skype
5 2 (0.42%) SSL
5 2 (0.42%) SWIFTNet
5 2 (0.42%) VoIP
5 2 (0.42%) VPN
5 2 (0.42%) Wireless
6 1 (0.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (10.46%) Hadoop
2 48 (10.04%) Big Data
3 19 (3.97%) Apache Cassandra
3 19 (3.97%) SQL Server
4 14 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (2.51%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.88%) Apache Hive
7 8 (1.67%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.46%) Blockchain
8 7 (1.46%) Data Mining
8 7 (1.46%) HBase
9 5 (1.05%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.63%) Data Lake
11 3 (0.63%) Impala
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.63%) Squirro
12 2 (0.42%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 50 (10.46%) JIRA
2 18 (3.77%) Git (software)
3 13 (2.72%) Jenkins
4 10 (2.09%) Subversion
5 6 (1.26%) Vagrant
5 6 (1.26%) Xcode
6 5 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.84%) ClearCase
7 4 (0.84%) ERwin
8 3 (0.63%) JDeveloper
8 3 (0.63%) Log4Net
8 3 (0.63%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.63%) NUnit
8 3 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.63%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.63%) TestRail
General
1 173 (36.19%) Finance
2 79 (16.53%) Banking
3 38 (7.95%) Retail
4 32 (6.69%) Investment Banking
5 21 (4.39%) Back Office
6 17 (3.56%) Front Office
6 17 (3.56%) Telecoms
7 15 (3.14%) Financial Institution
7 15 (3.14%) Marketing
8 14 (2.93%) Legal
9 13 (2.72%) Advertising
10 6 (1.26%) Publishing
11 4 (0.84%) Billing
11 4 (0.84%) French Language
11 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.63%) Law
12 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.63%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.42%) Electronics
14 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 264 (55.23%) Analyst
2 225 (47.07%) Business Analyst
3 45 (9.41%) Architect
4 43 (9.00%) Developer
5 32 (6.69%) Senior Analyst
6 26 (5.44%) Security Analyst
7 24 (5.02%) Business Systems Analyst
8 23 (4.81%) Senior Business Analyst
9 19 (3.97%) Systems Analyst
10 18 (3.77%) Project Manager
11 17 (3.56%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (3.35%) Agile Business Analyst
12 16 (3.35%) Consultant
13 14 (2.93%) Business IT Analyst
13 14 (2.93%) Digital Analyst
13 14 (2.93%) Digital Business Analyst
13 14 (2.93%) IT Analyst
13 14 (2.93%) MiFID Business Analyst
14 13 (2.72%) Banking Analyst
14 13 (2.72%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.23%) XML
2 16 (3.35%) .NET
2 16 (3.35%) HTML
3 13 (2.72%) Web Services
4 12 (2.51%) CSS
4 12 (2.51%) REST
4 12 (2.51%) SOAP
5 9 (1.88%) DOM
5 9 (1.88%) JSON
6 8 (1.67%) Kafka
6 8 (1.67%) XSD
7 7 (1.46%) WinForms
8 6 (1.26%) JSP
8 6 (1.26%) SAX
8 6 (1.26%) XSLT
9 5 (1.05%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.05%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.05%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.05%) J2EE
9 5 (1.05%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 115 (24.06%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (9.83%) User Experience
3 31 (6.49%) Management Information System
4 24 (5.02%) Fixed Income
5 20 (4.18%) Derivative
6 18 (3.77%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.93%) Reference Data
7 14 (2.93%) Virtual Team
8 11 (2.30%) Data Centre
8 11 (2.30%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.09%) Equities
9 10 (2.09%) Fintech
10 9 (1.88%) Reinsurance
11 8 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (1.67%) Social Media
12 6 (1.26%) Security Operations Centre
13 5 (1.05%) Cloud Native
13 5 (1.05%) Clustering
14 4 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (0.84%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (9.00%) Windows
2 26 (5.44%) Unix
3 20 (4.18%) Linux
4 9 (1.88%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.26%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.84%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.63%) Android
7 3 (0.63%) Solaris
8 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (38.28%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (30.33%) Business Analysis
3 92 (19.25%) UML
4 69 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 67 (14.02%) Waterfall
6 62 (12.97%) User Stories
7 59 (12.34%) Analytics
7 59 (12.34%) Data Modelling
8 58 (12.13%) Project Management
9 56 (11.72%) Scrum
10 51 (10.67%) Workflow
11 47 (9.83%) User Acceptance Testing
12 46 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
12 46 (9.62%) Business Process Modelling
12 46 (9.62%) SDLC
13 40 (8.37%) Data Analysis
13 40 (8.37%) ITIL
14 34 (7.11%) PRINCE2
15 32 (6.69%) BPMN
16 30 (6.28%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 72 (15.06%) SQL
2 44 (9.21%) Java
3 35 (7.32%) Python
4 29 (6.07%) Scala
5 21 (4.39%) Perl
6 19 (3.97%) Shell Script
7 17 (3.56%) C#
8 14 (2.93%) C++
9 11 (2.30%) C
9 11 (2.30%) R
10 9 (1.88%) JavaScript
10 9 (1.88%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.46%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.26%) PHP
12 6 (1.26%) VB
13 5 (1.05%) Apple Swift
13 5 (1.05%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.42%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.42%) SPARQL
14 2 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (16.32%) Degree
2 44 (9.21%) ISEB
3 36 (7.53%) Security Cleared
4 22 (4.60%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.51%) CBAP
6 11 (2.30%) IIBA
7 9 (1.88%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (1.46%) Chartered Engineer
9 7 (1.46%) CITP
10 6 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (1.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 5 (1.05%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.84%) GIAC
12 4 (0.84%) SANS
13 3 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.63%) CISSP
13 3 (0.63%) GCIA
13 3 (0.63%) GCIH
13 3 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (10.25%) QA
2 21 (4.39%) MiFID
3 9 (1.88%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.46%) GDPR
4 7 (1.46%) PMO
5 5 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.84%) GAAP
6 4 (0.84%) SEPA
7 3 (0.63%) NIST 800
8 2 (0.42%) Basel II
8 2 (0.42%) Basel III
8 2 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.42%) EMIR
8 2 (0.42%) FATCA
8 2 (0.42%) ISO 20022
8 2 (0.42%) SLA
8 2 (0.42%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.21%) GxP
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (1.67%) Docker
2 6 (1.26%) HDFS
3 4 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.63%) Firmware
4 3 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.63%) XenApp
4 3 (0.63%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.42%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.21%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (1.26%) HockeyApp
2 4 (0.84%) Ansible
2 4 (0.84%) Puppet
2 4 (0.84%) RSA Archer
3 3 (0.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (0.63%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.63%) Rancher
3 3 (0.63%) Terraform
4 2 (0.42%) AppDNA
4 2 (0.42%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.42%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.42%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.21%) SCCM
5 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (11.09%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.02%) Oracle
3 20 (4.18%) Splunk
4 18 (3.77%) Atlassian
5 15 (3.14%) Tableau
6 12 (2.51%) SAP
7 11 (2.30%) IBM
8 10 (2.09%) Hortonworks
8 10 (2.09%) Sybase
9 9 (1.88%) Cloudera
9 9 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.88%) Workday
10 7 (1.46%) Cisco
10 7 (1.46%) ServiceNow
11 6 (1.26%) Apple
11 6 (1.26%) HP
12 5 (1.05%) Citrix
12 5 (1.05%) Cognos
12 5 (1.05%) Dell
12 5 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
London
Talent Spa
Rate: Market related
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Acensys
Rate: From £225 to £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £370 - £419.50 per day +
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £375 - £425 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Venn Group
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £500 to £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago