The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 39 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing UML 1 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.29% 1.84% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 2.27% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Median daily rate - £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £46.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.38 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% +12.16%
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
284 264 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.78% 80.98% 89.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 171 321
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 9
Median hourly rate £12.00 £37.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing UML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for UML.

1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) VxWorks
2 3 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Ada
2 3 (50.00%) VectorCAST
3 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Telematics
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Automotive
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) SysML

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (50.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Ada Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Telematics Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) SysML
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Ada
1 3 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft