The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 46 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Contract jobs citing UML 3 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.61% 0.77% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.99% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Median daily rate £375 £413 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -0.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £422 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.37% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
387 710 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 78.66% 78.54% 80.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 459 331
Median daily rate £413 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 31
Median hourly rate £20.33 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.64% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
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 Cheshire

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Cheshire 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
Chester - 2 £375 -
Knutsford - 1 £338 -
UML
North West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for UML.

1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 9 (34.62%) Use Case
3 9 (34.62%) OO
3 9 (34.62%) Open Source
4 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 8 (30.77%) Scrum
5 7 (26.92%) Finance
5 7 (26.92%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (26.92%) User Stories
6 6 (23.08%) Service Design
6 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (23.08%) Atlassian
6 6 (23.08%) Kanban
7 5 (19.23%) Time Management
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 5 (19.23%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) REST
8 4 (15.38%) C++
8 4 (15.38%) Java
8 4 (15.38%) VB
8 4 (15.38%) MVC
9 3 (11.54%) JIRA
9 3 (11.54%) GlassFish
9 3 (11.54%) BPMN

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (11.54%) GlassFish
1 3 (11.54%) JBoss
1 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
1 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Academy Housing
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Big Data
2 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Local Government
3 1 (3.85%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Analyst
1 17 (65.38%) Business Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Business Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Digital Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Digital Business Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# WCF Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) WCF Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Embedded Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) REST
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.54%) J2EE
2 3 (11.54%) SOAP
2 3 (11.54%) Spring
2 3 (11.54%) Struts
2 3 (11.54%) WCF
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) WinForms
3 2 (7.69%) JSTL
4 1 (3.85%) Dojo
4 1 (3.85%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (3.85%) Java EE
4 1 (3.85%) JPA
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) JSF
4 1 (3.85%) JTA
4 1 (3.85%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (3.85%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.54%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) DataPower
3 1 (3.85%) Derivative
3 1 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 9 (34.62%) OO
3 9 (34.62%) Open Source
3 9 (34.62%) Use Case
4 8 (30.77%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 7 (26.92%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (26.92%) User Stories
6 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 6 (23.08%) Kanban
6 6 (23.08%) Service Design
6 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Project Management
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) Time Management
8 4 (15.38%) MVC
9 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) C++
2 4 (15.38%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) VB
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.85%) IIBA
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) MISRA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Atlassian
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) hybris
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Kony
4 1 (3.85%) Renesas
4 1 (3.85%) Sage
4 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.85%) Sybase
4 1 (3.85%) Yahoo!
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