Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for UML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UML over the 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 139 125
Rank change year-on-year +19 -14 -26
Contract jobs citing UML 9 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.42% 0.50% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.57% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 20
Leeds median daily rate £405 £455 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.99% +17.42% +3.33%
10th Percentile £352 £318 £288
90th Percentile £520 £489 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £446 £400 £381
% change year-on-year +11.56% +4.92% -2.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

UML is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1883 2633 2546
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 87.70% 87.88% 86.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1319 1860 1803
Leeds median daily rate £400 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +17.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £245
90th Percentile £550 £575 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year - +12.36% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 32 42
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £12.10 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.23% -21.30% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.20 £8.51
90th Percentile £37.43 £19.71 £37.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.03 £13.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year +3.93% -19.26% +8.75%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing UML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for UML in Leeds

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing UML in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Leeds

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Leeds over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in Leeds

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing UML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for UML.

1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) Struts
2 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Use Case
2 3 (33.33%) BPMN
2 3 (33.33%) REST
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Domain Models
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) SaaS
3 2 (22.22%) Product Management
3 2 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) MS Visio

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) UML Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) UML Architect
5 1 (11.11%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) REST
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
1 3 (33.33%) Spring
1 3 (33.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) BPMN
2 3 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 3 (33.33%) Use Case
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Domain Models
3 2 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Product Management
3 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
3 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) hybris