The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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.

Use Cases
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 87 91
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 16 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.20% 1.28% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.54% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 15
Median daily rate £385 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £243 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £550 £450
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1139 1619 1575
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 85.13% 82.86% 85.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 1135 1008
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 40
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £21.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in West Yorkshire

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Use Case in West Yorkshire

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leeds +3 12 £385 -14.44% 4
Bradford +1 4 £383 +0.72%
Use Case
Yorkshire

Use Case
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) User Experience
3 7 (35.00%) SDLC
3 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (30.00%) Open Source
4 6 (30.00%) User Stories
4 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) UML
5 5 (25.00%) Domain Models
6 4 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (20.00%) Workflow
7 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (15.00%) Retail
7 3 (15.00%) Marketing
7 3 (15.00%) JIRA
7 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
7 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) Google
7 3 (15.00%) Kanban
7 3 (15.00%) Android
7 3 (15.00%) Wireframes
7 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
8 2 (10.00%) Product Management
8 2 (10.00%) RESTful

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (5.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.00%) YouTrack
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Digital Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Business Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Digital Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) REST
1 2 (10.00%) RESTful
1 2 (10.00%) SOAP
1 2 (10.00%) Spring
1 2 (10.00%) Struts
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) WCF
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Android
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) SDLC
2 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) Open Source
3 6 (30.00%) User Stories
4 5 (25.00%) Domain Models
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) UML
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (20.00%) Workflow
5 4 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) Kanban
6 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
6 3 (15.00%) Wireframes
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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