The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 104 103 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Contract jobs citing UML 27 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.99% 0.83% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.13% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £38.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-4.73% -2.56%
UML
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2162 1859 1452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.93% 73.59% 70.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1412 1150 738
Average daily rate £363 £340 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 36 55
Average hourly rate £17.94 £25.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.25% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £12.21 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £45.00 £36.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
West Yorkshire -12 17 £350 -3.44% 7
North Yorkshire - 7 £400 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £323 - 1
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 32 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (35.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (29.23%) Finance
3 19 (29.23%) XML
4 18 (27.69%) Data Modelling
5 16 (24.62%) BPMN
6 15 (23.08%) SOA
6 15 (23.08%) Java
7 14 (21.54%) Retail
7 14 (21.54%) Use Case
8 12 (18.46%) .NET
9 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
9 11 (16.92%) Maximo
9 11 (16.92%) Workflow
9 11 (16.92%) Waterfall
10 10 (15.38%) Asset Management
10 10 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (13.85%) Business Analysis
11 9 (13.85%) Manufacturing
11 9 (13.85%) SQL
11 9 (13.85%) Pega
12 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Analysis
12 8 (12.31%) Oracle
13 7 (10.77%) Logistics
13 7 (10.77%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (10.77%) Web Services
13 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
13 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (10.77%) Business Transformation
13 7 (10.77%) Logistic Engineering

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (9.23%) WebSphere
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle BPEL
2 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (4.62%) JBoss
3 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.08%) Jetty
3 2 (3.08%) SAS
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) SPSS
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Maximo
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) OLAP
2 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.08%) MOLAP
2 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.08%) ROLAP
2 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.62%) JUnit
2 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.62%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.08%) Subversion
3 2 (3.08%) Maven
3 2 (3.08%) Ant
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Retail
3 9 (13.85%) Manufacturing
4 6 (9.23%) Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Back Office
5 2 (3.08%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (61.54%) Analyst
2 36 (55.38%) Business Analyst
3 17 (26.15%) Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Lead Business Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) SOA Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Designer
8 4 (6.15%) SOA Designer
9 3 (4.62%) Financial Business Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Java Programmer
9 3 (4.62%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Programmer
9 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Data Architect
10 2 (3.08%) Architect
10 2 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) XML
2 12 (18.46%) .NET
3 7 (10.77%) Web Services
4 6 (9.23%) J2EE
5 5 (7.69%) HTML
5 5 (7.69%) SOAP
5 5 (7.69%) XSD
6 4 (6.15%) JSP
6 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.15%) WCF
6 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.62%) REST
7 3 (4.62%) jQuery
7 3 (4.62%) Spring
7 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.62%) XSLT
8 2 (3.08%) JMS
8 2 (3.08%) XML Schema
8 2 (3.08%) JAXB
8 2 (3.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Replication
2 2 (3.08%) Taxonomies
2 2 (3.08%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.08%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (35.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (27.69%) Data Modelling
4 16 (24.62%) BPMN
5 15 (23.08%) SOA
6 14 (21.54%) Use Case
7 11 (16.92%) Waterfall
7 11 (16.92%) Workflow
8 10 (15.38%) Asset Management
8 10 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (13.85%) Business Analysis
10 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Analysis
11 7 (10.77%) Logistic Engineering
11 7 (10.77%) Business Transformation
11 7 (10.77%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (10.77%) Logistics
12 6 (9.23%) BPEL
12 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
12 6 (9.23%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) Java
2 9 (13.85%) SQL
3 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.15%) C#
5 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.62%) XPath
6 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) ISEB
2 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.54%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) Pega
3 8 (12.31%) Oracle
4 6 (9.23%) IBM
5 4 (6.15%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.54%) Perforce