The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Leeds 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 68 50 69
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Contract jobs citing UML 10 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.96% 3.42% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 4.51% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 15
Average daily rate
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£363 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £343 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £41.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
824 687 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 79.31% 75.74% 72.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 379 480
Average daily rate £348 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £38.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.47% +153.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.68 £29.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £45.00 £62.50
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 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 25 July 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 19 (82.61%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) Scrum
3 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) User Stories
6 3 (13.04%) Wealth Management
6 3 (13.04%) Use Case
6 3 (13.04%) Investment Management
6 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (13.04%) Banking
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) MS Project
6 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (13.04%) JIRA
6 3 (13.04%) FATCA
7 2 (8.70%) AIFMD
7 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.70%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) Java
7 2 (8.70%) SOA
7 2 (8.70%) BPMN
8 1 (4.35%) QA
8 1 (4.35%) Blog
8 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.35%) Marketing
8 1 (4.35%) Java EE
8 1 (4.35%) Degree
8 1 (4.35%) COBIT

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Rational Rose
General
1 19 (82.61%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Analyst
2 19 (82.61%) Business Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Financial Business Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (4.35%) Designer
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Lead Designer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) J2EE
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) Java EE
1 1 (4.35%) jQuery
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Blog
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Scrum
2 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
2 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) User Stories
5 3 (13.04%) Wealth Management
5 3 (13.04%) Use Case
5 3 (13.04%) Investment Management
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) BPMN
6 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.35%) BDD
7 1 (4.35%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (4.35%) Online Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) FATCA
2 2 (8.70%) AIFMD
3 1 (4.35%) COBIT
3 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Unisys
1 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
1 1 (4.35%) EPiServer
1 1 (4.35%) Pega