The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Leicestershire 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 31 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing UML 9 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.99% 2.02% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.86% 2.69% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -27.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
185 186 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 61.46% 75.30% 72.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 90 60
Average daily rate £350 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -43.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.55 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
UML
East Midlands

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
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 7 - -
UML
East Midlands

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 9 (64.29%) C#
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Use Case
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 4 (28.57%) Retail
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) WCF
5 3 (21.43%) WPF
5 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
5 3 (21.43%) Telerik
5 3 (21.43%) Data Management
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) MVVM
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Blend
5 3 (21.43%) PDM
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) IIS
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) MVC

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) WCF
3 3 (21.43%) WPF
3 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) JDBC
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Use Case
2 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
2 3 (21.43%) MVVM
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) PDM
2 3 (21.43%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) XAML
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Telerik
4 1 (7.14%) Capita
4 1 (7.14%) Siemens