Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 15 February 2019 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 141 131
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10 +7
Contract jobs citing UML 18 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.55% 0.68% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.79% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 23
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £364 £375 £336
90th Percentile £495 £538 £493
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £48.75 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £47.50 - £40.00

UML is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,860 2,772 2,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 86.85% 86.01% 86.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,947 1,876 1,673
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.89%
10th Percentile £300 £268 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 78 67
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £14.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.81% +9.85% -5.14%
10th Percentile £10.79 £9.81 £10.00
90th Percentile £34.88 £40.00 £30.30
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -2.86% +16.67% -

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in West Yorkshire

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in West Yorkshire

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in West Yorkshire

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in West Yorkshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 9 £425 +1.49% 9
Bradford - 5 £416 - 1
Halifax - 2 £412 - 1
UML
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing UML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for UML.

1 8 (44.44%) Scrum
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Requirements Management
3 5 (27.78%) GCC
3 5 (27.78%) User Stories
3 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (22.22%) Business Process Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) IT Strategy
4 4 (22.22%) GDB
4 4 (22.22%) DLNA
4 4 (22.22%) GoogleTest
4 4 (22.22%) JNI
4 4 (22.22%) Mockito
4 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (22.22%) Electronics
4 4 (22.22%) C++
4 4 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) JUnit
4 4 (22.22%) STL
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 4 (22.22%) OOP
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) MPEG
4 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 4 (22.22%) Google
4 4 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Multithreading

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DLNA
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 4 (22.22%) UPnP
1 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) GCC
2 4 (22.22%) GDB
2 4 (22.22%) GoogleTest
2 4 (22.22%) JUnit
2 4 (22.22%) Mockito
3 3 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (22.22%) Electronics
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Automotive
4 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
1 12 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Java Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Android Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Process Analysis Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) JNI
1 4 (22.22%) Qt
1 4 (22.22%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) MPEG
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Android
1 4 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (44.44%) Scrum
2 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (27.78%) Requirements Management
3 5 (27.78%) User Stories
4 4 (22.22%) Business Process Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Data Mapping
4 4 (22.22%) IT Strategy
4 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) OOP
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 3 (16.67%) BPMN
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Kanban
5 3 (16.67%) Use Case
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C++
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) C
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
4 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) VC++
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Google