The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 18 28 26
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.14% 0.46% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 0.55% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 - £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 - £435
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 Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 104 181 223
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 74.29% 83.03% 75.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 98 117
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £236 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.22% -37.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Slough

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 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 Slough region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) MS Project
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Product Owner
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Presales Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Product Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Product Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Product Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Siebel