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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing UML 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - - 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.75 £37.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+34.45% +1.36%
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
121 93 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 74.23% 65.96% 76.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 62 45
Average daily rate £335 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £20.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £20.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) MS Office
1 15 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 15 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 15 (100.00%) TickIT
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 15 (100.00%) V-Model
1 15 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 15 (100.00%) High Availability
2 12 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (80.00%) Degree
3 10 (66.67%) JIRA
3 10 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 10 (66.67%) ITIL
4 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (53.33%) Life Science
5 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
6 6 (40.00%) CMDB
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) .NET
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 5 (33.33%) Web Services
7 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 5 (33.33%) C#
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) Logistics
8 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 15 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 15 (100.00%) MS Office
1 15 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) JIRA
1 10 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Release Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Lead Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Configuration Manager
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Release Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Release and Configuration Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Release Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (53.33%) Life Science
4 6 (40.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) High Availability
1 15 (100.00%) V-Model
1 15 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Logistics
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 15 (100.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft