The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 70 73 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Contract jobs citing UML 29 21 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.84% 1.41% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 1.91% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 14
Average daily rate
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£340 £423 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.52% +19.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £388 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £555 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £37.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-2.28% -4.48%
UML
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1169 1098 842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 74.22% 73.54% 67.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 567 423
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 70 77
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

UML
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

UML
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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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
Derbyshire +16 8 £325 - 3
Northamptonshire -13 8 £275 -34.91%
Nottinghamshire -4 7 £488 - 3
Leicestershire +10 2 £450 - 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £450 - 1
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.00%) OO
4 10 (25.00%) .NET
4 10 (25.00%) SQL
5 9 (22.50%) C#
5 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
6 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 8 (20.00%) Business Development
6 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (17.50%) Change Management
7 7 (17.50%) Subversion
7 7 (17.50%) Java
7 7 (17.50%) Web Services
8 6 (15.00%) SOA
8 6 (15.00%) XML
8 6 (15.00%) XSLT
8 6 (15.00%) Windows
8 6 (15.00%) J2EE
8 6 (15.00%) HTML
8 6 (15.00%) Degree
9 5 (12.50%) Visualisation
9 5 (12.50%) Use Case
9 5 (12.50%) Banking
9 5 (12.50%) CSS
9 5 (12.50%) MVC
9 5 (12.50%) Finance
9 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 5 (12.50%) Mentoring

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) CICS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Teamcenter
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.50%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) RFID
1 3 (7.50%) NFC
2 2 (5.00%) Intranet
2 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.50%) MySQL
5 2 (5.00%) QlikView
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) MS Access
5 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Maven
3 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.50%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.50%) RequisitePro
4 1 (2.50%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
1 5 (12.50%) Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Analyst
3 12 (30.00%) Business Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (17.50%) C# Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Architect
5 7 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.00%) DBA
9 2 (5.00%) Database Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) UML Business Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) MI Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.50%) Web Services
4 6 (15.00%) XML
4 6 (15.00%) XSLT
4 6 (15.00%) J2EE
4 6 (15.00%) HTML
5 5 (12.50%) CSS
6 3 (7.50%) JSP
6 3 (7.50%) SOAP
6 3 (7.50%) jQuery
6 3 (7.50%) REST
7 2 (5.00%) JiBX
7 2 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (5.00%) Struts
7 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.00%) Spring
7 2 (5.00%) Ajax
7 2 (5.00%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Visualisation
1 5 (12.50%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.50%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) DataPower
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Android
2 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) OO
3 8 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (20.00%) Business Development
4 7 (17.50%) Change Management
5 6 (15.00%) SOA
6 5 (12.50%) MVC
6 5 (12.50%) Use Case
6 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) Requirements Management
7 4 (10.00%) Validation
7 4 (10.00%) OOP
8 3 (7.50%) OOD
8 3 (7.50%) B2B
8 3 (7.50%) B2C
8 3 (7.50%) PLM
8 3 (7.50%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.50%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.00%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) C#
4 7 (17.50%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.00%) VBA
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) VB6
6 1 (2.50%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) VBScript
6 1 (2.50%) VB
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) VCP4
3 2 (5.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) SAP
1 4 (10.00%) IBM
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Sybase
2 3 (7.50%) Syclo
2 3 (7.50%) Kony
2 3 (7.50%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 3 (7.50%) CA
2 3 (7.50%) Siemens
3 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) TSYS