The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 17 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing UML 10 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 6.94% 2.42% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.35% 2.90% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £394 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £450 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £398
% change year-on-year
+0.73% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 138 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 74.31% 83.64% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 109 60
Average daily rate £425 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.60 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

UML
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 8 (80.00%) Workflow
1 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 7 (70.00%) Use Case
2 7 (70.00%) Pega
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) SOA
5 4 (40.00%) TIBCO
5 4 (40.00%) BPMN
5 4 (40.00%) Banking
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (20.00%) Coaching
7 2 (20.00%) Validation
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

General
1 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Workflow
2 7 (70.00%) Use Case
3 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) SOA
5 4 (40.00%) BPMN
6 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Coaching
6 2 (20.00%) Validation
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Pega
2 4 (40.00%) TIBCO