The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 14 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing UML 7 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.14% 10.58% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.75% 14.10% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 26
Average daily rate
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£550 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.15% +5.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -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 Ipswich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80 78 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 70.18% 75.00% 73.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 54 117
Average daily rate £413 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +132.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 12 (70.59%) SharePoint
1 12 (70.59%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (58.82%) Document Management
3 9 (52.94%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (52.94%) Use Case
4 8 (47.06%) Information Management
4 8 (47.06%) Degree
4 8 (47.06%) EDRMS
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
5 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (23.53%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Data Management
6 4 (23.53%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (23.53%) MVC
6 4 (23.53%) SOA
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Data Governance
6 4 (23.53%) Master Data Management
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 12 (70.59%) SharePoint
1 12 (70.59%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (23.53%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) EDRMS
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Insurance Business Analyst
1 10 (58.82%) Business Analyst
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Business Systems Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Business Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Business Systems Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Document Management
2 9 (52.94%) Systems Analysis
2 9 (52.94%) Use Case
3 8 (47.06%) Information Management
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Data Management
5 4 (23.53%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) SOA
5 4 (23.53%) Data Governance
5 4 (23.53%) Master Data Management
5 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) OOD
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow
8 1 (5.88%) Release Management
8 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
1 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
2 3 (17.65%) C++
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft