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 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 28 27 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Contract jobs citing UML 5 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.85% 2.83% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 3.19% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £500 £463 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £453 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £473 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £47.39 £36.45
% change year-on-year
-7.68% +30.01%

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
245 282 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 90.41% 88.68% 85.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 197 260
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £604 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 10
Median hourly rate £14.00 £47.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.52% +65.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £39.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £42.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

UML Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +7 2 £503 +8.64% 1
UML
East of England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for UML.

1 5 (83.33%) Use Case
1 5 (83.33%) Prototyping
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) DSDM
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter
4 1 (16.67%) SIPOC
4 1 (16.67%) Infotainment
4 1 (16.67%) SysML
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Telematics
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Telematics Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Infotainment
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Prototyping
1 5 (83.33%) Use Case
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) DSDM
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) SIPOC
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) SysML
4 1 (16.67%) Telematics
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM