The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 27 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 122 127
Rank change year-on-year +17 +5  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 12 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.59% 0.92% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.07% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 8
Median daily rate £379 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.77% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £391 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1709 2439 2445
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.35% 86.46% 83.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 1694 1708
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £565 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 35 53
Median hourly rate £15.93 £15.38 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.60% -12.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £23.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in Yorkshire

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Use Case in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Use Case in Yorkshire

Use Case
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Use Case in Yorkshire

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
West Yorkshire +13 5 £373 -12.74% 9
North Yorkshire +6 3 £425 -5.55%
South Yorkshire -3 3 £325 -23.07% 1
Use Case
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Business Analysis
3 13 (35.14%) Waterfall
4 9 (24.32%) User Stories
5 8 (21.62%) SDLC
5 8 (21.62%) Workflow Analysis
5 8 (21.62%) Workflow
5 8 (21.62%) Finance
6 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
6 7 (18.92%) JIRA
7 6 (16.22%) Open Source
7 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
7 6 (16.22%) Retail
8 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.51%) UML
8 5 (13.51%) Domain Models
8 5 (13.51%) User Experience
9 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
9 4 (10.81%) BDD
9 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.81%) ITIL
9 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
10 3 (8.11%) Scrum
10 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
10 3 (8.11%) OO
10 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
10 3 (8.11%) Android
10 3 (8.11%) Cucumber

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
1 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.70%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.70%) YouTrack
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Retail
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.11%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Analyst
2 23 (62.16%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Data Business Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Data Centre Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Data Centre Business Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Service Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Coordinator
5 3 (8.11%) Digital Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Digital Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Digital Business Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
1 2 (5.41%) REST
1 2 (5.41%) SOAP
1 2 (5.41%) Spring
1 2 (5.41%) Struts
2 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
2 1 (2.70%) WCF
2 1 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.11%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Android
1 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Business Analysis
3 13 (35.14%) Waterfall
4 9 (24.32%) User Stories
5 8 (21.62%) SDLC
5 8 (21.62%) Workflow
5 8 (21.62%) Workflow Analysis
6 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
7 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
7 6 (16.22%) Open Source
8 5 (13.51%) Domain Models
8 5 (13.51%) UML
9 4 (10.81%) BDD
9 4 (10.81%) ITIL
9 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
10 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
10 3 (8.11%) OO
10 3 (8.11%) Prototyping
10 3 (8.11%) Scrum
10 3 (8.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C
1 2 (5.41%) C#
1 2 (5.41%) Java
1 2 (5.41%) PHP
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) ISEB
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) PMO
2 1 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) QRadar
2 1 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Google
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
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