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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UML Business Analyst
Rank 583 549 538
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -11
Contract jobs requiring a UML Business Analyst 34 41 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.078% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.084% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 38
Average daily rate
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£360 £375 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £372 £413
% change year-on-year
-25.97% -9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
51806 48814 53474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.56% 92.66% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31840 29382 29897
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2020 2076 2649
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 1 October 2014.

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 29 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 1 October 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
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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 -29 29 £360 -4.00% 2
London -4 15 £400 +3.22%
South East -4 9 £325 -13.33% 2
Edinburgh 0 5 - -
Scotland -1 5 - -
City of London - 4 £400 -
Yorkshire -1 2 £350 -
North West - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £348 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £348 -
Surrey 0 1 - - 1
Leeds -2 1 £350 -
West Yorkshire -7 1 £350 -
East of England -24 1 - -
West Sussex - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
Leighton Buzzard - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Southport - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 1
Worthing - - - -
York - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -

UML Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 75 (100.00%) UML
2 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (34.67%) Degree
4 22 (29.33%) Use Case
5 19 (25.33%) Test Scripting
6 17 (22.67%) Business Analysis
6 17 (22.67%) Rational Rose
7 15 (20.00%) MS Visio
8 12 (16.00%) User Stories
9 11 (14.67%) Data Modelling
9 11 (14.67%) Scrum
10 10 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (12.00%) Law
11 9 (12.00%) Legal
12 8 (10.67%) Finance
12 8 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (10.67%) ISEB
12 8 (10.67%) Content Management
12 8 (10.67%) BDD
13 7 (9.33%) Requirements Management
13 7 (9.33%) RUP
14 6 (8.00%) Banking
14 6 (8.00%) Migration
14 6 (8.00%) Project Management
14 6 (8.00%) Supplier Management
14 6 (8.00%) Data Analysis
14 6 (8.00%) BPMN
15 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
15 5 (6.67%) Risk Management

UML Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.33%) Confluence
2 1 (1.33%) Documentum
2 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Intranet
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) MS Access
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (22.67%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (12.00%) Law
1 9 (12.00%) Legal
2 8 (10.67%) Finance
3 6 (8.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) Spring
1 1 (1.33%) HTML
1 1 (1.33%) Swing
1 1 (1.33%) CSS
1 1 (1.33%) JSP
1 1 (1.33%) Struts
1 1 (1.33%) Web Services
1 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.33%) Statistics
2 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.33%) EFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (100.00%) UML
2 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (29.33%) Use Case
4 19 (25.33%) Test Scripting
5 17 (22.67%) Business Analysis
6 12 (16.00%) User Stories
7 11 (14.67%) Data Modelling
7 11 (14.67%) Scrum
8 10 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (10.67%) Content Management
9 8 (10.67%) BDD
10 7 (9.33%) Requirements Management
10 7 (9.33%) RUP
11 6 (8.00%) Migration
11 6 (8.00%) Project Management
11 6 (8.00%) Supplier Management
11 6 (8.00%) Data Analysis
11 6 (8.00%) BPMN
12 5 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) Degree
2 8 (10.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.33%) IIBA
3 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) FATCA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle
2 2 (2.67%) IBM
3 1 (1.33%) RedPrairie
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft