The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 24 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 North East 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 53 25 47
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +22
Contract jobs citing UML 2 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.37% 2.69% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 3.85% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£355 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
384 234 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 71.38% 69.85% 70.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 114 185
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £266 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £730 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 24
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +51.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
UML
England

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

UML
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in the North East

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

UML
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Tyne and Wear - 1 £385 - 1
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 6 (66.67%) ISEB
1 6 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 6 (66.67%) Requirements Management
1 6 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) RUP
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Unified Process
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) R
3 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Business Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) UML Business Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Writer
3 1 (11.11%) Author
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Author
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 6 (66.67%) Requirements Management
1 6 (66.67%) Use Case
2 1 (11.11%) RUP
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Process
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VB
1 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
1 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft