The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 17 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing UML 6 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 4.14% 6.92% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.00% 9.91% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.38 £36.95
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +9.28%
UML
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 111 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 68.97% 69.81% 75.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 57 51
Median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 19
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.78 £14.90 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing UML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for UML.

1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Waterfall
2 12 (85.71%) V-Model
3 10 (71.43%) ISO 9001
4 8 (57.14%) C#
4 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) .NET
5 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) TickIT
6 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (42.86%) JIRA
7 5 (35.71%) Degree
7 5 (35.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 4 (28.57%) Web Services
8 4 (28.57%) High Availability
8 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
10 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 2 (14.29%) SDLC
10 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 2 (14.29%) Logistics
10 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
11 1 (7.14%) Validation
11 1 (7.14%) Change Management
11 1 (7.14%) Electronics
11 1 (7.14%) Middleware

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (42.86%) JIRA
2 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (35.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Lead Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Release and Configuration Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Release Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Manager
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Release Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Java Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware
5 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Waterfall
2 12 (85.71%) V-Model
3 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) High Availability
6 2 (14.29%) Logistics
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 1 (7.14%) Release Management
7 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) ISO 9001
2 6 (42.86%) TickIT
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft