The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 37 51 46
Rank change year-on-year +14 -5  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.70% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 0.24% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £340 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% +21.87%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 305 411 306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 86.65% 83.37% 79.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 203 154
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.31% +17.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £20.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing Use Case as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in Nottingham

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Nottingham

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in Nottingham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Use Case in Nottingham

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Use Case in Nottingham

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
5 1 (12.50%) SWOT Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (12.50%) DevExpress
5 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Big Data
5 1 (12.50%) WCF

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
1 1 (12.50%) CATIA
1 1 (12.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (12.50%) PTC Creo
1 1 (12.50%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 1 (12.50%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) CAD Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) WCF
1 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) CAD
5 1 (12.50%) CAE
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) PLM
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) SSADM
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) DevExpress
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Siemens