The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 29 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
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 16 25
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.88% 5.67% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 6.61% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £450 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £343 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £488
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 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.38% -10.00%  

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 Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 156 121 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 97.50% 85.82% 90.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 386 495
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £255 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £619 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 21 37
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.78 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.43% +26.95%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in Luton

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 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 Luton region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
1 7 (87.50%) Business Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (75.00%) User Stories
3 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
3 5 (62.50%) Data Flow Diagram
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
3 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Prototyping
4 4 (50.00%) Data Transformation
5 3 (37.50%) Retail
5 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) UML
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
6 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (25.00%) Microservices
6 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (12.50%) Swim Lanes
7 1 (12.50%) Domain Models
7 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
7 1 (12.50%) Business Analytics
7 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (12.50%) Analytics
7 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
7 1 (12.50%) Tableau

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (12.50%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ERwin
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) UML Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) UML Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Business Analysis
1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (75.00%) User Stories
3 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Data Flow Diagram
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
3 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
4 4 (50.00%) Data Transformation
4 4 (50.00%) Prototyping
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) UML
5 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
6 2 (25.00%) Microservices
6 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) Swim Lanes
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau