The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 88 82 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -25
Contract jobs citing UML 38 50 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.50% 1.81% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.36% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 33 44
Median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £401 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 14
Median hourly rate £50.00 £32.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.50 £36.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £36.40 £39.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.26% -2.59%
UML
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1973 2123 2334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.98% 76.73% 76.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1193 1322
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 150 144
Median hourly rate £27.50 £33.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.27 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

UML
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

UML
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

UML Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

UML
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +23 15 £500 - 10
Hertfordshire +6 8 £400 - 5
Suffolk -12 8 £575 +16.45%
Bedfordshire +9 5 £425 +28.78% 4
Essex -5 2 £500 -9.09%
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for UML.

1 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 25 (29.76%) Java
3 25 (29.76%) OO
4 22 (26.19%) Rational DOORS
5 20 (23.81%) Rational Rhapsody
5 20 (23.81%) Ada
5 20 (23.81%) SQL
6 19 (22.62%) C++
6 19 (22.62%) Finance
6 19 (22.62%) Validation
7 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
9 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared
9 16 (19.05%) SOA
10 15 (17.86%) XML
10 15 (17.86%) SDLC
11 13 (15.48%) ITIL
11 13 (15.48%) Java EE
11 13 (15.48%) Waterfall
12 12 (14.29%) VectorCAST
12 12 (14.29%) VxWorks
12 12 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (13.10%) Unix
13 11 (13.10%) Oracle
13 11 (13.10%) Degree
14 10 (11.90%) Windows
15 9 (10.71%) Web Services
15 9 (10.71%) .NET
16 8 (9.52%) J2EE

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (5.95%) Tomcat
1 5 (5.95%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.76%) Apache
2 4 (4.76%) IIS
2 4 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.38%) Documentum
4 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.38%) Kinematics
4 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.19%) JBoss
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) Simulink
3 2 (2.38%) Doxygen
3 2 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) SaaS
2 2 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) HTTP
1 4 (4.76%) Kerberos
1 4 (4.76%) LDAP
1 4 (4.76%) SpaceWire
1 4 (4.76%) SSL
1 4 (4.76%) X.509
2 3 (3.57%) Internet
3 2 (2.38%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) DB2
2 3 (3.57%) GIS
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) Big Data
4 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (26.19%) Rational DOORS
2 20 (23.81%) Rational Rhapsody
3 12 (14.29%) VectorCAST
4 8 (9.52%) JIRA
5 7 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (4.76%) Ant
6 4 (4.76%) ClearCase
7 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.57%) Rational Application Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Subversion
7 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.38%) Bugzilla
8 2 (2.38%) ClearQuest
8 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.38%) GCC
8 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.38%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (2.38%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.19%) Maven
General
1 19 (22.62%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Avionics
2 4 (4.76%) Billing
2 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.76%) Retail
2 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.38%) Automotive
3 2 (2.38%) Electronics
3 2 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (29.76%) Architect
2 23 (27.38%) Software Engineer
3 20 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (16.67%) Analyst
5 10 (11.90%) Principal Engineer
5 10 (11.90%) Principal Software Engineer
6 8 (9.52%) Business Analyst
7 7 (8.33%) Ada Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) Ada Software Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) Configuration Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) Release and Configuration Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) Release Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Digital Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.86%) XML
2 13 (15.48%) Java EE
3 9 (10.71%) .NET
3 9 (10.71%) Web Services
4 8 (9.52%) J2EE
5 6 (7.14%) REST
6 5 (5.95%) HTML
7 4 (4.76%) EJB
7 4 (4.76%) JSP
7 4 (4.76%) OAuth
7 4 (4.76%) SAML
7 4 (4.76%) SPNEGO
8 2 (2.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (2.38%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.38%) Middleware
8 2 (2.38%) OpenGL
8 2 (2.38%) RESTful
8 2 (2.38%) SOAP
8 2 (2.38%) XML Schema
8 2 (2.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.76%) Cryptography
2 4 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.76%) PKI
2 4 (4.76%) Robotics
3 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.38%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.38%) EPoS
4 2 (2.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.38%) Mechatronics
4 2 (2.38%) VHDL
5 1 (1.19%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.19%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) VxWorks
2 11 (13.10%) Unix
3 10 (11.90%) Windows
4 7 (8.33%) Linux
5 4 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.38%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 25 (29.76%) OO
4 19 (22.62%) Validation
5 16 (19.05%) SOA
6 15 (17.86%) SDLC
7 13 (15.48%) ITIL
7 13 (15.48%) Waterfall
8 12 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 7 (8.33%) Scrum
9 7 (8.33%) V-Model
9 7 (8.33%) Web Application Development
10 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (7.14%) MODAF
10 6 (7.14%) RUP
11 5 (5.95%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.95%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.95%) Project Management
11 5 (5.95%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.76%) Java
2 20 (23.81%) Ada
2 20 (23.81%) SQL
3 19 (22.62%) C++
4 8 (9.52%) C
5 7 (8.33%) C#
6 6 (7.14%) MATLAB
7 4 (4.76%) Ada 95
7 4 (4.76%) ANSI C
8 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.38%) Perl
9 2 (2.38%) Python
9 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.19%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.19%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
2 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 11 (13.10%) Degree
4 2 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 7 (8.33%) TickIT
2 4 (4.76%) COBIT
3 2 (2.38%) ECSS
3 2 (2.38%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.76%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.10%) Oracle
3 4 (4.76%) ForgeRock
3 4 (4.76%) IBM
4 3 (3.57%) ESRI
4 3 (3.57%) Luciad
5 2 (2.38%) Blue Prism
5 2 (2.38%) Kofax
5 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.38%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.38%) webMethods
6 1 (1.19%) CA
6 1 (1.19%) Citrix
6 1 (1.19%) Rally
6 1 (1.19%) SAP
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