The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 28 June 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 71 48
Rank change year-on-year +10 -23  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 27 26 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.22% 2.05% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 2.42% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 37
Median daily rate £385 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £405 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £544 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.38% -10.00%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1049 1073 999
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 86.12% 84.42% 78.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 734 718 571
Median daily rate £435 £428 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.75% +4.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 51 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Surrey

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Use Case in Surrey

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Use Case in Surrey

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Woking - 9 £375 -
Reigate - 6 £400 -
Redhill - 3 £385 -
Staines 0 1 £513 -16.32%
Guildford -2 1 - -
Epsom - 1 £341 -
Use Case
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) Finance
3 16 (32.00%) Degree
3 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
4 14 (28.00%) Wireframes
4 14 (28.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 14 (28.00%) Scrum
5 13 (26.00%) UML
6 12 (24.00%) C#
7 11 (22.00%) SQL
7 11 (22.00%) User Stories
7 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (20.00%) MVVM
8 10 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 10 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (20.00%) OO
8 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
10 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
10 8 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (16.00%) Test Scripting
10 8 (16.00%) OWASP
10 8 (16.00%) Gatling
11 7 (14.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (14.00%) User Experience
11 7 (14.00%) Unix
12 6 (12.00%) XML
12 6 (12.00%) ISEB
12 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
13 5 (10.00%) Scenario Testing

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) DNS
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
1 1 (2.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
2 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Gatling
1 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (6.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Analyst
2 19 (38.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Project Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Financial Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Financial Business Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Software Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) C++ Developer
7 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) XML
2 3 (6.00%) DirectX
2 3 (6.00%) MFC
2 3 (6.00%) SOAP
2 3 (6.00%) STL
2 3 (6.00%) XML Messaging
3 1 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) ActiveX
3 1 (2.00%) EJB
3 1 (2.00%) J2EE
3 1 (2.00%) JMS
3 1 (2.00%) JSP
3 1 (2.00%) SAML
3 1 (2.00%) Servlets
3 1 (2.00%) Spring
3 1 (2.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) User Experience
3 3 (6.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.00%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Unix
2 5 (10.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
3 14 (28.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 14 (28.00%) Scrum
3 14 (28.00%) Wireframes
4 13 (26.00%) UML
5 11 (22.00%) User Stories
6 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (20.00%) MVVM
6 10 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 10 (20.00%) OO
6 10 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (16.00%) OWASP
8 8 (16.00%) Test Scripting
8 8 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.00%) Test Management
10 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) C#
2 11 (22.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) C++
3 3 (6.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) Perl
4 1 (2.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (12.00%) ISEB
4 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) ACCA
6 2 (4.00%) CIMA
7 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
7 1 (2.00%) MCSE
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.00%) NDS
2 1 (2.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) HP
2 3 (6.00%) IBM
2 3 (6.00%) ILOG
3 2 (4.00%) Palantir
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) CA
4 1 (2.00%) Novell
4 1 (2.00%) Sybase
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