Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 18 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 77 84
Rank change year-on-year +25 +7 -5
Contract jobs citing Use Case 25 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.63% 0.98% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 1.17% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 14
South Wales median daily rate £393 £293 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.19% -7.87% -15.33%
10th Percentile £336 £252 £205
90th Percentile £625 £418 £426
Wales median daily rate £393 £293 £310
% change year-on-year +34.19% -5.65% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate £18.50 - -
Wales median hourly rate £18.50 - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 792 941 1043
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 83.37% 83.57% 81.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 675 807
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £222 £229
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £360
% change year-on-year -3.13% +11.27% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 34
South Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.75 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.35% +18.11% +9.48%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.45 £9.58
90th Percentile £51.00 £61.25 £35.33
Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +14.94% +14.29% -1.56%

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in South Wales

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in South Wales

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Use Case in South Wales

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Use Case in South Wales

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Use Case in South Wales

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +6 15 £380 +38.18% 1
Caerphilly - 4 £378 -
Bridgend +12 3 £500 +100.00%
Newport +17 1 - -
Use Case
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (28.00%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (28.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) SAP
4 6 (24.00%) UML
4 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (24.00%) SAP IS-U
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (20.00%) NHS
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.00%) IBM
6 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.00%) User Stories
6 4 (16.00%) Business Process Modelling
7 3 (12.00%) Sequence Diagram
7 3 (12.00%) Conceptual Models
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (12.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Wireframes
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (12.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (8.00%) SAP MRS
3 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (8.00%) Power BI
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (12.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
1 7 (28.00%) Business Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) SAP Architect
4 3 (12.00%) SAP Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP PM Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP PM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) RESTful
1 1 (4.00%) SOAP
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) NHS
2 3 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (28.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (24.00%) UML
5 4 (16.00%) Business Process Modelling
5 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.00%) User Stories
6 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (12.00%) Conceptual Models
6 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (12.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
6 3 (12.00%) Sequence Diagram
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) SysML
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
1 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP Certification
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) SAP
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) IBM
4 3 (12.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) RedGate