The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 65 45 67
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Contract jobs citing UML 12 33 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.19% 3.56% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 4.50% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 11
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £345 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £368
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -4.00%
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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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
796 734 867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.81% 79.09% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 404 499
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 10
Average hourly rate £11.13 £45.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.27% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.60 £30.13 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £21.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
5 6 (25.00%) User Stories
6 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
7 4 (16.67%) BPMN
7 4 (16.67%) Banking
8 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (12.50%) Investment Management
8 3 (12.50%) FATCA
8 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (12.50%) Wealth Management
8 3 (12.50%) Use Case
8 3 (12.50%) JIRA
8 3 (12.50%) Project Management
8 3 (12.50%) SQL
8 3 (12.50%) MS Project
9 2 (8.33%) OO
9 2 (8.33%) CRM
9 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
9 2 (8.33%) AIFMD
10 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
10 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (4.17%) Business Process Mapping
10 1 (4.17%) HTML5
10 1 (4.17%) Social Media
10 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
10 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Rational Rose
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Analyst
2 18 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Financial Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.17%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) Java EE
1 1 (4.17%) jQuery
1 1 (4.17%) HTML5
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Blog
2 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Scrum
2 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) User Stories
5 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
6 4 (16.67%) BPMN
7 3 (12.50%) Wealth Management
7 3 (12.50%) Use Case
7 3 (12.50%) Investment Management
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) OO
8 2 (8.33%) CRM
9 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.17%) ITIL
9 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
9 1 (4.17%) CMMI
9 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.17%) Change Management
9 1 (4.17%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VB
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) FATCA
2 2 (8.33%) AIFMD
3 1 (4.17%) COBIT
3 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Unisys
1 1 (4.17%) EPiServer