The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 25 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 Durham 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 18 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing UML 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 1.25% 13.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 20.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 39 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 66.25% 65.00% 62.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 29
Average daily rate £325 £315 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £197 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 8
Average hourly rate £13.11 £32.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.66% +38.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £22.00 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
UML
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UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Durham

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

UML
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Author
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Author
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft