The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 56 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing UML 5 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.82% 1.11% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.43% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £313 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £422 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.37% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
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 Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
482 490 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.28% 78.03% 72.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 310 270
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.48 £49.00 £26.00
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 Birmingham

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

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 Birmingham region with a requirement for UML.

1 16 (64.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 10 (40.00%) C++
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) Degree
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (24.00%) V-Model
6 6 (24.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) C#
6 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.00%) Use Case
7 5 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (16.00%) Migration
9 2 (8.00%) JMS
9 2 (8.00%) OpenGL
9 2 (8.00%) EJB
9 2 (8.00%) CSS
9 2 (8.00%) JDBC
9 2 (8.00%) JSP
9 2 (8.00%) Struts
9 2 (8.00%) XML

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Ant
3 1 (4.00%) MyEclipse
General
1 1 (4.00%) Automotive
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Team Leader
4 6 (24.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 6 (24.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Software Team Leader
5 5 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Real Time Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
1 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (8.00%) Ajax
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) EJB
2 2 (8.00%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) JDBC
2 2 (8.00%) JMS
2 2 (8.00%) jQuery
2 2 (8.00%) JSP
2 2 (8.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (8.00%) Struts
2 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (24.00%) V-Model
6 5 (20.00%) Use Case
7 4 (16.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Analytics
8 2 (8.00%) Application Discovery
8 2 (8.00%) OO
9 1 (4.00%) BPMN
9 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
9 1 (4.00%) Financial Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 1 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C++
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) MISRA
1 1 (4.00%) QA
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Casewise
3 1 (4.00%) VMware