Period
to 21 July 2017

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 July 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 58 67
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9 -16
Contract jobs citing Use Case 8 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.00% 2.05% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 2.54% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £423 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.53% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £367 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -18.56% +5.88% +25.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £30.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £30.00

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 651 828 704
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 81.48% 80.78% 79.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 592 474
South Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% +25.93% +3.85%
10th Percentile £246 £281 £213
90th Percentile £575 £588 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 27
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +44.14% -7.50%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £7.49
90th Percentile £26.49 £47.50 £30.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -6.90% -12.12% +10.00%

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 July 2017.

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 July 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
Sheffield +2 8 £340 -19.05%
Doncaster - 2 £340 -
Rotherham - 1 £340 -
Use Case
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) QRadar
3 3 (37.50%) Security Operations
3 3 (37.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) ReSharper
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) WinForms
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) DevExpress
4 2 (25.00%) YouTrack
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) SFIA
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (25.00%) YouTrack
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Coordinator
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Security Operations
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SFIA
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) DevExpress
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle