The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 74 79 71
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing UML 15 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.36% 0.70% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.83% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 0
Average daily rate £425 £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.45 £37.27 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.89% -0.61%
UML
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
934 840 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.52% 84.08% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 530 309
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 49
Average hourly rate £22.54 £31.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.87% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.82 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -3 10 £425 -5.55% 1
Chester +3 2 £363 +8.20% 1
Knutsford -15 1 £425 +33.85%
UML
North West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Use Case
3 11 (47.83%) SDLC
4 10 (43.48%) Business Analysis
5 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (34.78%) Finance
6 8 (34.78%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (30.43%) BPMN
8 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
8 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (26.09%) Advertising
8 6 (26.09%) Information Architecture
8 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
8 6 (26.09%) ArchiMate
8 6 (26.09%) Conflict Management
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (21.74%) Target Operating Model
9 5 (21.74%) CRM
10 4 (17.39%) Quality Management
10 4 (17.39%) Marketing
10 4 (17.39%) Data Management
11 3 (13.04%) Contact Management
11 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (13.04%) Degree
11 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
11 3 (13.04%) QA
11 3 (13.04%) Time Management
11 3 (13.04%) Migration

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (4.35%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (13.04%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) PaaS
2 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) GIS
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Advertising
3 4 (17.39%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Back Office
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Analyst
2 15 (65.22%) Business Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) HR Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) HR Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Software Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.70%) CESG
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Taxonomies
4 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Use Case
3 11 (47.83%) SDLC
4 10 (43.48%) Business Analysis
5 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (34.78%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (30.43%) BPMN
8 6 (26.09%) ArchiMate
8 6 (26.09%) Conflict Management
8 6 (26.09%) Information Architecture
8 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
9 5 (21.74%) CRM
9 5 (21.74%) Target Operating Model
10 4 (17.39%) Data Management
10 4 (17.39%) Quality Management
11 3 (13.04%) Contact Management
11 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
11 3 (13.04%) Migration
11 3 (13.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Go
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) ESRI
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle
1 1 (4.35%) Teradata
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