The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Coventry 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 34 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing UML 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.23% 1.30% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.73% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate £363 £363 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
259 173 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 79.45% 75.22% 67.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 44 82
Average daily rate £390 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 50 16
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
UML
West Midlands

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

UML
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) SysML
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) BDD

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modeller
3 1 (16.67%) Software Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UML Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) SysML
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM