Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 20 November 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 93 98
Rank change year-on-year +25 +5 0
Contract jobs citing Use Case 24 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.02% 0.79% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 0.94% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 12
Wales median daily rate £393 £293 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.19% -10.00% -13.33%
10th Percentile £336 £252 £205
90th Percentile £625 £418 £426
UK median daily rate £465 £440 £415
% change year-on-year +5.63% +6.02% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Wales median hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £41.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -55.69% +4.38% +5.89%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 992 1174 1330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.64% 83.80% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 828 965
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
10th Percentile £177 £213 £235
90th Percentile £556 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 52 52
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -1.56%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.53 £10.28
90th Percentile £50.98 £61.25 £41.13
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in Wales

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Wales

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Use Case in Wales

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Use Case in Wales

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
South Wales +25 23 £393 +34.19% 1
West Wales - 1 £400 -
Use Case
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (29.17%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (29.17%) SAP
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Business Process Modelling
5 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) IBM
6 4 (16.67%) NHS
6 4 (16.67%) UML
6 4 (16.67%) User Stories
6 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (12.50%) QA
7 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.50%) SysML
7 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (12.50%) Requirements Management
7 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Wireframes
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (12.50%) Model-Based Systems Engineering

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (12.50%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (8.33%) SAP MRS
3 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (8.33%) Power BI
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) SSDT
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
1 8 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) SAP Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) SAP Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) RESTful
1 1 (4.17%) SOAP
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) NHS
2 3 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (20.83%) Business Process Modelling
4 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.67%) UML
5 4 (16.67%) User Stories
6 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 3 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) C
4 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Certification
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) HL7
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) SAP
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) RedGate