The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Suffolk 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 19 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing UML 18 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.09% 10.99% 8.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.04% 15.44% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 3
Average daily rate £413 £445 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.30% +19.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £36.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
163 136 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.17% 71.20% 66.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 102 102
Average daily rate £400 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.58 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.09% -58.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £19.58 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
UML
East of England

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

UML
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -3 18 £413 -5.71% 2
UML
East of England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 11 (36.67%) Use Case
2 8 (26.67%) Degree
3 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
4 6 (20.00%) Statistics
4 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 6 (20.00%) Aerospace
4 6 (20.00%) Automotive
4 6 (20.00%) Scrum
4 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (20.00%) C++
4 6 (20.00%) OO
4 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) System Testing
6 4 (13.33%) OOD
6 4 (13.33%) Electronics
6 4 (13.33%) Finance
6 4 (13.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++
7 3 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) QA
8 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.67%) Smart Meter
8 2 (6.67%) Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) Migration
8 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 (3.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.33%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 6 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 6 (20.00%) Automotive
2 4 (13.33%) Electronics
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Business Analyst
1 23 (76.67%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) UML Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Java Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Ajax
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) SOAP
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
1 1 (3.33%) OSGi
1 1 (3.33%) REST
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Camel
1 1 (3.33%) jQuery
1 1 (3.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
2 6 (20.00%) Statistics
3 2 (6.67%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.33%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Use Case
2 6 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 6 (20.00%) Scrum
2 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.33%) System Testing
3 4 (13.33%) OOD
3 4 (13.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) TDD
6 1 (3.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) Scala
3 1 (3.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
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