The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 87 59 65
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +6
Contract jobs citing UML 10 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.61% 2.52% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 3.21% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £409 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
UML
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1250 1154 1410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 76.73% 78.45% 76.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 782 641 751
Average daily rate £360 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 40 35
Average hourly rate £13.50 £31.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.45% +87.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

UML
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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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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
Leeds -19 6 £363 +11.53% 16
Otley - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
UML
Yorkshire

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 18 (58.06%) Finance
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Scrum
3 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (22.58%) Business Analysis
3 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (19.35%) User Stories
4 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (19.35%) .NET
5 5 (16.13%) C#
5 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
5 5 (16.13%) BPMN
6 4 (12.90%) Banking
6 4 (12.90%) jQuery
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
6 4 (12.90%) CSS
6 4 (12.90%) SQL
7 3 (9.68%) MS Project
7 3 (9.68%) Web Services
7 3 (9.68%) XML
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) WCF
7 3 (9.68%) Wealth Management
7 3 (9.68%) Use Case
7 3 (9.68%) JIRA
7 3 (9.68%) Investment Management
7 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (9.68%) FATCA
8 2 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (6.45%) Sass

UML
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.23%) MS Access
1 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.68%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.45%) CruiseControl
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Law
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Analyst
2 20 (64.52%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Financial Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) jQuery
2 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.90%) CSS
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) XML
3 3 (9.68%) WCF
4 2 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (6.45%) Sass
4 2 (6.45%) SignalR
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) J2EE
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (3.23%) XSD
5 1 (3.23%) XSLT
5 1 (3.23%) Middleware
5 1 (3.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) IVR
4 1 (3.23%) Blog
4 1 (3.23%) Social Media
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) UNIX
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Scrum
3 7 (22.58%) Business Analysis
3 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (19.35%) User Stories
5 5 (16.13%) BPMN
5 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) Investment Management
6 3 (9.68%) Wealth Management
6 3 (9.68%) Use Case
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.45%) OO
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) SOA
7 2 (6.45%) MVC
8 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.23%) Migration
8 1 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) C#
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) FATCA
2 2 (6.45%) AIFMD
3 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) COBIT
3 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle
1 1 (3.23%) Unisys
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco
1 1 (3.23%) EPiServer