Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 January 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 51 42
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9 -3
Contract jobs citing Use Case 9 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.15% 1.10% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 1.27% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Northampton median daily rate £400 £456 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.33% +34.19% -29.53%
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £463 £340
% change year-on-year -13.51% +36.03% -27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire 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 Northampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 345 551 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 82.34% 86.36% 82.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 397 267
Northampton median daily rate £375 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -1.23% -4.71%
10th Percentile £222 £204 £225
90th Percentile £565 £577 £550
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £411
% change year-on-year -4.76% +2.13% -3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 6
Northampton median hourly rate £11.79 £12.38 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.71% -33.18% +21.44%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.50 £12.38
90th Percentile £17.98 £26.19 £21.14
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.79 £13.75 £16.75
% change year-on-year -14.24% -17.91% +4.36%

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in Northampton

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) REST
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) JSON
2 3 (33.33%) Conflict Management
2 3 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (22.22%) PMO
3 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Flow Diagram
4 1 (11.11%) Cognos
4 1 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Business Integration Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Change Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) TM1 Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) JSON
1 3 (33.33%) REST
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
1 3 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Conflict Management
1 3 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
1 3 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos