The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 41 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing UML 16 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.31% 0.83% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 1.23% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 0
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£363 £563 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
475 408 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.54% 67.33% 70.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 233 250
Average daily rate £351 £385 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.42% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.20 £16.48 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £178.00 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
UML
West Midlands

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UML across the Birmingham region.

UML Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UML across the Birmingham region.

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UML.

1 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (34.62%) OO
2 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) Use Case
3 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) .NET
3 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (23.08%) Rational Rose
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
5 5 (19.23%) Java
6 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 4 (15.38%) Finance
6 4 (15.38%) Analytics
6 4 (15.38%) User Stories
6 4 (15.38%) TRIRIGA
7 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
7 3 (11.54%) Banking

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) SAP EP
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) Simulink
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (3.85%) Maximo
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Rational Rose
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Automotive
3 2 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Business Analyst
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Integration Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 1 (3.85%) Ajax
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.85%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) OO
1 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 8 (30.77%) Use Case
3 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 4 (15.38%) Analytics
6 4 (15.38%) User Stories
6 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
7 3 (11.54%) SOA
8 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
1 3 (11.54%) Cognos
2 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Sencha
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