The table below looks at the statistics for the UML Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst - UML (Unified Modeling Language)
Rank 633 605 570
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -35
Contract jobs requiring a UML Business Analyst 25 26 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.047% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.049% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 27
Average daily rate £473 £423 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.83% +4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £363 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53058 52916 51575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32091 31451
Average daily rate £425 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2122 2107
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

UML Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML Business Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UML Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UML Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UML Business Analyst within the UK.

UML Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

UML Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

UML Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

UML Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UML Business Analyst within the UK.

UML Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

UML Business Analyst
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
England -31 23 £475 +12.42% 1
London -3 14 £475 +13.09%
North West -1 5 £525 +31.25% 1
Manchester - 5 £525 - 1
Edinburgh -11 2 £325 -18.75%
Scotland -16 2 £325 -18.75%
South West +8 1 - -
Berkshire +5 1 £350 -17.64%
South East -26 1 £350 -9.79%
Bristol - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £250 -
North East - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £445 -
Bracknell - 1 £350 -
Bradford - 1 £250 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £250 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -

UML Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited UML Business Analyst in their job title 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 with UML Business Analyst in their job title.

1 46 (100.00%) UML
2 18 (39.13%) Business Analysis
2 18 (39.13%) BPMN
2 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.78%) Use Case
4 13 (28.26%) Finance
5 12 (26.09%) SDLC
6 11 (23.91%) Migration
6 11 (23.91%) MS Visio
7 10 (21.74%) Workflow
8 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
8 8 (17.39%) Data Migration
8 8 (17.39%) Retail
8 8 (17.39%) ISEB
9 7 (15.22%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (15.22%) Business Process Mapping
10 6 (13.04%) User Stories
10 6 (13.04%) Content Management
10 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
10 6 (13.04%) Oracle
11 5 (10.87%) SQL
11 5 (10.87%) RUP
11 5 (10.87%) CRM
11 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
11 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
11 5 (10.87%) ERP
11 5 (10.87%) Process Management
11 5 (10.87%) Document Management
11 5 (10.87%) System Testing

UML Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited UML Business Analyst in their job title 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 with UML Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) JBoss
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Confluence
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.17%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.35%) MySQL
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MS Access
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Toad
3 1 (2.17%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.17%) Rational Rose
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Retail
3 4 (8.70%) Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Back Office
4 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Apache CXF
1 3 (6.52%) JPA
1 3 (6.52%) JSF
1 3 (6.52%) RichFaces
2 2 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.35%) EPoS
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Derivative
3 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) UML
2 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) BPMN
2 18 (39.13%) Business Analysis
3 16 (34.78%) Use Case
4 12 (26.09%) SDLC
5 11 (23.91%) Migration
6 10 (21.74%) Workflow
7 8 (17.39%) Data Migration
7 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
8 7 (15.22%) Business Process Mapping
8 7 (15.22%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.04%) Content Management
9 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
9 6 (13.04%) User Stories
10 5 (10.87%) CRM
10 5 (10.87%) Document Management
10 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.87%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) ISEB
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) CBAP
3 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) ATG
2 2 (4.35%) Endeca
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
2 2 (4.35%) webMethods
3 1 (2.17%) SAP