The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 20 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing UML 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 2.36% 1.41% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 2.00% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate - £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £36.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+34.69% +0.68%
UML
West 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 Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
99 50 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 77.95% 70.42% 78.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 32
Average daily rate £400 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £221 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £403
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 £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

UML
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) CA
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) BPMN
1 3 (60.00%) CA Spectrum
1 3 (60.00%) SevOne
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Degree

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Change Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Process Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) BPMN
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CA
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) SevOne
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco