The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 84 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -3
Contract jobs citing UML 8 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.82% 0.67% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.89% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.45 £37.27 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.89% -0.61%
UML
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
863 448 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 88.33% 75.42% 80.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 286 291
Average daily rate £325 £366 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% +22.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.71 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.58% -19.35%
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 Tyne and Wear

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

UML
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 8 £375 -
UML
North East

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (90.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) Use Case
5 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (40.00%) Puppet
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) User Stories
5 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (30.00%) Service Design
6 3 (30.00%) IaaS
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
6 3 (30.00%) SaltStack
6 3 (30.00%) Apache
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Spring
7 2 (20.00%) Maven
7 2 (20.00%) J2EE
7 2 (20.00%) WebLogic

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (30.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) JMeter
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Solutions Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Public Sector Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SOA Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) UML Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) UML Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) iBATIS
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
4 5 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (50.00%) Use Case
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) User Stories
5 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
6 3 (30.00%) Service Design
7 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (10.00%) People Management
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) SDLC
7 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) XPath
3 1 (10.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) SaltStack
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) IBM