The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing UML 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.22% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.45 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -
UML
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80 85 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 80.81% 75.22% 69.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 38 26
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £150 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £435 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +128.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

UML
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow Development
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft