The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank - 29 17
Contract jobs citing UML 0 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - 3.11% 7.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.17% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £358 £381
% change year-on-year
+11.65% -6.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
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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
87 144 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 79.09% 74.61% 63.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 52 36
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 33
Average hourly rate £21.50 £34.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.76% +0.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £13.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (50.00%) User Experience
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) MVVM
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Telerik
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) XAML
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Modbus

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) PDM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Telerik
3 1 (16.67%) Siemens