The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 93 95 109
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing UML 16 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.82% 0.89% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.14% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 7
Median daily rate £331 £480 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.09% +12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £400 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £422 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.37% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £47.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +28.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1587 1936 1866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.93% 78.54% 74.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 1009 990
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 77 22
Median hourly rate £23.34 £18.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.66% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £62.20 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing UML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Slough - 8 £324 -
Reading +8 7 £388 -26.19% 1
Bracknell - 1 - -
UML
South East

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for UML.

1 19 (38.78%) Java
2 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 13 (26.53%) SQL
5 12 (24.49%) C++
5 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (20.41%) C
6 10 (20.41%) TOGAF
6 10 (20.41%) Finance
7 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (18.37%) C#
7 9 (18.37%) HTML
7 9 (18.37%) XML
8 8 (16.33%) Data Modelling
9 7 (14.29%) SOA
9 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 7 (14.29%) Web Services
9 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 7 (14.29%) .NET
9 7 (14.29%) SysML
9 7 (14.29%) BPMN
9 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 7 (14.29%) Aerospace
9 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
9 7 (14.29%) SDLC
10 6 (12.24%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (12.24%) MVC
10 6 (12.24%) Ada
10 6 (12.24%) OO

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (8.16%) JBoss
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) PaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DOCSIS
1 1 (2.04%) Network Security
1 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) RDBMS
1 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) GDB
2 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.08%) GCC
3 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.12%) Billing
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Architect
2 13 (26.53%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Software Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (12.24%) C# Software Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Business Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Designer
7 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (4.08%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) CRM Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Finance Business Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Knowledge Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) HTML
1 9 (18.37%) XML
2 7 (14.29%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) Web Services
3 5 (10.20%) SOAP
3 5 (10.20%) XSLT
4 4 (8.16%) REST
5 3 (6.12%) J2EE
5 3 (6.12%) Java EE
6 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.08%) Apache Camel
6 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (4.08%) CSS
6 2 (4.08%) JSON
6 2 (4.08%) JSP
6 2 (4.08%) Middleware
6 2 (4.08%) OSGi
6 2 (4.08%) Spring
6 2 (4.08%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.04%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 10 (20.41%) TOGAF
4 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (16.33%) Data Modelling
6 7 (14.29%) BPMN
6 7 (14.29%) SDLC
6 7 (14.29%) SOA
6 7 (14.29%) SysML
7 6 (12.24%) MVC
7 6 (12.24%) OO
7 6 (12.24%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (10.20%) ArchiMate
8 5 (10.20%) Scrum
8 5 (10.20%) Zachman Framework
9 4 (8.16%) CRM
9 4 (8.16%) Process Management
9 4 (8.16%) RAD
9 4 (8.16%) Use Case
9 4 (8.16%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) Java
2 13 (26.53%) SQL
3 12 (24.49%) C++
4 10 (20.41%) C
5 9 (18.37%) C#
6 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.24%) Ada
8 5 (10.20%) VBA
8 5 (10.20%) XPath
9 4 (8.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Google
2 5 (10.20%) Software AG
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) Capita
4 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.04%) webMethods