Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 21 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
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 34 37
Rank change year-on-year +14 +3 -6
Contract jobs citing Use Case 15 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 5.68% 2.25% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.55% 2.60% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 7
Middlesex median daily rate £484 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.29% +27.27% -15.38%
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +15.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - £41.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £29.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -26.88% +23.08%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 229 308 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 86.74% 86.52% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 182 139
Middlesex median daily rate £445 £413 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.88% +4.17% +2.19%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £263
90th Percentile £547 £550 £501
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 10
Middlesex median hourly rate £31.75 £37.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.33% -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £30.58 £23.70 £13.18
90th Percentile £33.53 £42.60 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -16.13% +2.36% +51.43%

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in Middlesex

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Middlesex

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Use Case in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 21 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Configuration Management
2 11 (73.33%) Gluster
2 11 (73.33%) Artifactory
2 11 (73.33%) Jenkins
2 11 (73.33%) OpenShift
2 11 (73.33%) Docker
2 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (73.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (13.33%) UML
3 2 (13.33%) Sequence Diagram
4 1 (6.67%) State Machine
4 1 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.67%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (73.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Artifactory
1 11 (73.33%) Jenkins
1 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (6.67%) RequisitePro
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) AWS Engineer
1 10 (66.67%) Azure Engineer
1 10 (66.67%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Principal Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) SysML Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) State Machine
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
1 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (73.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Sequence Diagram
3 2 (13.33%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) BPMN
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) SysML
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GxP
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Docker
1 11 (73.33%) Gluster
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
1 1 (6.67%) Citrix
1 1 (6.67%) EMC
1 1 (6.67%) IBM