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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 77 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Contract jobs citing UML 16 48 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.95% 3.07% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 3.96% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 23
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -5.33%
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
1296 1212 1452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 76.55% 77.39% 75.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 648 797
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 48 30
Average hourly rate £11.43 £30.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.54% +96.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £17.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Leeds -10 13 £363 +11.53% 7
Otley - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Halifax - - - -
UML
Yorkshire

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Scrum
3 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
5 6 (18.75%) User Stories
6 5 (15.63%) BPMN
6 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
6 5 (15.63%) .NET
7 4 (12.50%) C#
7 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 4 (12.50%) Banking
7 4 (12.50%) Use Case
8 3 (9.38%) FATCA
8 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (9.38%) JIRA
8 3 (9.38%) Wealth Management
8 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
8 3 (9.38%) OO
8 3 (9.38%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) SQL
8 3 (9.38%) MS Project
8 3 (9.38%) SOA
9 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
9 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
9 2 (6.25%) CRM
9 2 (6.25%) J2EE
9 2 (6.25%) Java
9 2 (6.25%) CSS

UML
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (3.13%) CMS
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Project
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) MS Access
2 1 (3.13%) DB2
2 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Rational Rose
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Analyst
2 22 (68.75%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SOA Designer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (3.13%) Designer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.25%) J2EE
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) XML
3 2 (6.25%) XSD
3 2 (6.25%) XSLT
3 2 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) Java EE
4 1 (3.13%) WCF
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Social Media
2 1 (3.13%) Blog
2 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Scrum
2 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
4 6 (18.75%) User Stories
5 5 (15.63%) BPMN
5 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.50%) Use Case
7 3 (9.38%) Wealth Management
7 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
7 3 (9.38%) OO
7 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) SOA
8 2 (6.25%) CRM
8 2 (6.25%) MVC
8 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.13%) Business Process Mapping
9 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
9 1 (3.13%) Analytics
9 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) FATCA
2 2 (6.25%) AIFMD
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) COBIT
3 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) EPiServer
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle
1 1 (3.13%) Unisys
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco