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 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
South East / Surrey
Rank 68 62 82
Rank change year-on-year -6 +20  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 23 42 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.98% 3.25% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 3.95% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 6
Median daily rate £403 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £358 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £618 £485
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 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 952 1064 1164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.14% 82.23% 81.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 698 651
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 81 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.38 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.77 £51.68
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 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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 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
Guildford +9 5 £280 -44.00%
Leatherhead +9 4 £403 +0.62% 1
Reigate - 4 £388 -
Staines -10 2 - - 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 - -
Camberley - 1 £565 -
Epsom - 1 £400 -
Use Case
South East

Use Case
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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 Surrey region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Finance
3 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (31.25%) Wireframes
4 10 (31.25%) Unix
5 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (25.00%) Scrum
5 8 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 8 (25.00%) Degree
5 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (25.00%) User Stories
6 7 (21.88%) XML
6 7 (21.88%) ISEB
7 6 (18.75%) Test Management
8 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
8 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
8 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
8 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) XML Messaging
8 5 (15.63%) HP
8 5 (15.63%) SOAP
8 5 (15.63%) Linux
8 5 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
8 5 (15.63%) Defect Management
9 4 (12.50%) Software Architecture
9 4 (12.50%) SDLC

Use Case
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) IaaS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) FTP
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
1 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
1 2 (6.25%) NAS
1 2 (6.25%) SAN
1 2 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) MPLS
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) VLAN
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Analyst
2 13 (40.63%) Business Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Project Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Unix Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) XML Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Architect
6 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Process Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Workflow Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Azure Architect
8 1 (3.13%) IT Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) XML
2 5 (15.63%) SOAP
2 5 (15.63%) XML Messaging
3 2 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (3.13%) ActiveX
4 1 (3.13%) EJB
4 1 (3.13%) J2EE
4 1 (3.13%) JMS
4 1 (3.13%) JSP
4 1 (3.13%) SAML
4 1 (3.13%) Servlets
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.13%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Unix
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) VMS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Wireframes
3 8 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (25.00%) Scrum
3 8 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (25.00%) User Stories
4 6 (18.75%) Test Management
5 5 (15.63%) Defect Management
5 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
6 4 (12.50%) SDLC
6 4 (12.50%) Software Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.50%) UML
7 3 (9.38%) Business Process Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.38%) Workflow
8 2 (6.25%) Event Correlation
8 2 (6.25%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) ActionScript
2 2 (6.25%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (6.25%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (25.00%) Degree
3 7 (21.88%) ISEB
4 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
4 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
4 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
2 1 (3.13%) NDS
2 1 (3.13%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) HP
2 4 (12.50%) IBM
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Axway
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Palantir
4 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (3.13%) CA
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Novell
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase
Staines, Middlesex
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350 - £420 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago