The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 April 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 78 62
Rank change year-on-year +22 -16  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 9 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.62% 0.27% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 0.30% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £399 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.04% +31.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £34.33
% change year-on-year +2.56% +13.61%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 494 659 496
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 88.69% 89.78% 84.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 407 331
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 12
Median hourly rate £50.00 £43.00 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.27% +88.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £36.50 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £45.35 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in West Sussex

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Horsham +11 6 £390 -25.71% 1
Crawley - 1 £445 -
Use Case
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 7 (70.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 7 (70.00%) ERP
2 7 (70.00%) JD Edwards
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 7 (70.00%) Product Management
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (30.00%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) PLM
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Primavera
6 2 (20.00%) Cognos
6 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (20.00%) Informatica
6 2 (20.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 1 (10.00%) User Stories
7 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
7 1 (10.00%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (10.00%) UML
7 1 (10.00%) DSDM
7 1 (10.00%) ISEB
7 1 (10.00%) B2B
7 1 (10.00%) Process Management

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (20.00%) Primavera
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) JDE Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Functional Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) JDE Functional Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) JDE Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ERP
1 7 (70.00%) Product Management
1 7 (70.00%) SDLC
1 7 (70.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (20.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 2 (20.00%) PLM
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) B2B
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) JD Edwards
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Cognos
3 2 (20.00%) Informatica