The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 20 41 29
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Contract jobs citing UML 17 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.21% 0.77% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 0.93% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate £425 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £364 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.68 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £36.45 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+35.80% -0.13%
UML
East of 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 Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
289 322 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 88.65% 82.78% 69.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 259 117
Average daily rate £450 £475 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +25.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £588 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 7 6
Average hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £22.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Luton +9 12 £463 +28.91% 3
UML
East of England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (79.17%) Software Engineering
1 19 (79.17%) Rational DOORS
2 16 (66.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 16 (66.67%) C++
2 16 (66.67%) Ada
2 16 (66.67%) Validation
3 15 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 11 (45.83%) VxWorks
4 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (45.83%) OO
4 11 (45.83%) VectorCAST
5 7 (29.17%) .NET
6 5 (20.83%) Signal Processing
6 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
6 5 (20.83%) C#
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 3 (12.50%) Luciad
7 3 (12.50%) MODAF
7 3 (12.50%) SysML
7 3 (12.50%) GIS
7 3 (12.50%) ESRI
7 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 3 (12.50%) C
7 3 (12.50%) RUP
7 3 (12.50%) MS Excel

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) GIS
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Rational DOORS
2 16 (66.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 11 (45.83%) VectorCAST
4 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Principal Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Principal Software Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Ada Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Ada Software Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Business Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Developer
7 2 (8.33%) DOORS Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL Business Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) RUP Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) RUP Business Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) SysML Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) UML Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) UML Business Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Ada Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Digital Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
2 16 (66.67%) Validation
3 11 (45.83%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) Signal Processing
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) MODAF
5 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (12.50%) RUP
5 3 (12.50%) SysML
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) DSDM
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) OOD
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Ada
1 16 (66.67%) C++
2 5 (20.83%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) C
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 15 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) ESRI
2 3 (12.50%) Luciad
3 2 (8.33%) TIBCO
3 2 (8.33%) webMethods
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £50.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday