The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank - 31 36
Contract jobs citing UML 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.73% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.08% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
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
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
227 186 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 77.21% 67.88% 76.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 125 94
Average daily rate £315 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £10.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+280.95% -61.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £10.44 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £16.00 £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 Leicestershire

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 19 (100.00%) TickIT
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) V-Model
1 19 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 18 (94.74%) High Availability
2 18 (94.74%) MS Excel
2 18 (94.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 18 (94.74%) MS Office
3 15 (78.95%) Degree
3 15 (78.95%) Computer Science
4 13 (68.42%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (57.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (57.89%) JIRA
5 11 (57.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 11 (57.89%) ITIL
6 8 (42.11%) Life Science
6 8 (42.11%) .NET
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
6 8 (42.11%) Web Services
6 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
6 8 (42.11%) C#
6 8 (42.11%) SQL
6 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 8 (42.11%) Manufacturing
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 7 (36.84%) CMDB
7 7 (36.84%) Logistics
7 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
8 5 (26.32%) Chartered Engineer

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 18 (94.74%) MS Excel
1 18 (94.74%) MS Office
1 18 (94.74%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) JIRA
1 11 (57.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (57.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
1 8 (42.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Configuration Engineer
1 10 (52.63%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 10 (52.63%) Release Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Lead Software Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Configuration Manager
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Release Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Release and Configuration Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Release Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
1 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Computer Science
2 13 (68.42%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (42.11%) Life Science
4 7 (36.84%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) V-Model
1 19 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 18 (94.74%) High Availability
3 11 (57.89%) ITIL
4 7 (36.84%) Logistics
4 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 19 (100.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft