The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 33 49 33
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Contract jobs citing UML 2 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.66% 1.45% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.80% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 10
Median daily rate £500 £500 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.38 £35.81
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.75%
UML
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
250 389 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.97% 80.37% 70.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 250 190
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 14 28
Median hourly rate £28.00 £47.50 £31.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.05% +49.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for UML.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Java EE
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Unisys
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) PhD
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) XAML
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) SCADA
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (20.00%) TDD

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) API Design
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Unisys