The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Use Cases
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 21 24 25
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 4.55% 1.60% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.59% 2.01% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Median daily rate £443 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.50% -  
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 Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 143 149 147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 81.25% 79.68% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 97 93
Median daily rate £400 £425 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £26.30 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.88% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £17.25 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £22.50 £36.00
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 Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Suffolk

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in Suffolk over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Use Case in Suffolk

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Use Case in Suffolk

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Ipswich +1 7 £500 -
Use Case
East of England

Use Case
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 8 (80.00%) Workflow
1 8 (80.00%) Business Analysis
1 8 (80.00%) Workflow Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) CBAP
4 1 (10.00%) Casewise
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) CISM
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security

Use Case
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Operations Business Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Business Analysis
1 8 (80.00%) Workflow
1 8 (80.00%) Workflow Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) UML
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CBAP
1 1 (10.00%) CISM
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Casewise