The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 23 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 45 45
Rank change year-on-year -7 0  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.25% 0.20% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.24% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £413 - £338
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 £37.25 £36.72
% change year-on-year -2.01% +1.45%  

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 348 424 421
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 85.71% 86.53% 85.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 221 256
Median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £615 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 6
Median hourly rate £17.85 £14.75 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.01% -69.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £10.88 £31.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £17.50 £50.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Nottinghamshire

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Use Case in Nottinghamshire

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +4 1 £413 - 2
Use Case
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 5 (71.43%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Smart Meter
2 4 (57.14%) User Stories
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Big Data
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) SSADM
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) WinForms
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (14.29%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ReSharper
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 1 (14.29%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
1 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Smart Meter
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) SSADM
5 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 1 (14.29%) DevExpress
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft