Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 62 74
Rank change year-on-year +10 +12 -16
Contract jobs citing Use Case 19 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.31% 1.84% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 2.26% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 7
South Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +6.25% +23.08%
Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £385 £415
% change year-on-year -11.69% -7.23% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 685 931 866
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 83.33% 81.74% 80.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 628 627
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £250
90th Percentile £588 £570 £568
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 33 46
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.63 £21.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.72% +53.57% -10.97%
10th Percentile £18.14 £13.10 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.45 £47.50 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.81 £15.00
% change year-on-year +18.18% -1.28% -

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in South Yorkshire

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in South Yorkshire

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Use Case in South Yorkshire

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Sheffield +12 15 £340 -20.00%
Rotherham - 5 £340 -
Doncaster - 4 £340 -
Use Case
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
2 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (31.58%) Anomaly Detection
3 6 (31.58%) Threat Modelling
3 6 (31.58%) SIEM
3 6 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (31.58%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 6 (31.58%) HTTP
3 6 (31.58%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 6 (31.58%) Threat Detection
3 6 (31.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (31.58%) Threat Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
4 5 (26.32%) Nessus
4 5 (26.32%) Nmap
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) User Stories
4 5 (26.32%) User Experience
4 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Metasploit
5 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
5 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 4 (21.05%) XenApp
5 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
5 4 (21.05%) DevExpress
5 4 (21.05%) ReSharper

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
1 6 (31.58%) HTTP
1 6 (31.58%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Metasploit
2 4 (21.05%) ReSharper
2 4 (21.05%) Subversion
2 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
2 4 (21.05%) YouTrack
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 7 (36.84%) Banking
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) WinForms Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
1 4 (21.05%) WCF
1 4 (21.05%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Anomaly Detection
2 6 (31.58%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 6 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (31.58%) SIEM
2 6 (31.58%) Threat Detection
2 6 (31.58%) Threat Intelligence
2 6 (31.58%) Threat Modelling
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) User Stories
4 4 (21.05%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) Creative Thinking
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
4 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 4 (21.05%) Web Design
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C#
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 4 (21.05%) XenApp
1 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (26.32%) Nessus
2 5 (26.32%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Citrix
1 4 (21.05%) DevExpress
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft