The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield 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 Wakefield 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 - - -
Contract jobs citing UML 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 60.71% 28.57% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 7
Average daily rate £300 £338 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £338 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £338 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% -11.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
UML
West Yorkshire

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

UML
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement