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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 107 88 73
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -15
Contract jobs citing UML 22 50 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.88% 1.78% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 2.30% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 54
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £310 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.70 £31.51 £35.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.50 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.38 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +12.16%
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
1985 2170 2436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.75% 77.14% 79.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1129 1255 1491
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 161 146
Median hourly rate £36.00 £33.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +30.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £45.64 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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
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 26 September 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
Hertfordshire -8 12 £403 +23.84% 3
Cambridgeshire +18 4 £425 -15.00% 3
Suffolk 0 4 £475 -5.09%
Essex -5 1 £500 +37.93% 1
Bedfordshire -10 1 - - 1
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for UML.

1 26 (41.27%) SQL
1 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) Java
3 20 (31.75%) XML
4 19 (30.16%) Finance
5 17 (26.98%) Java EE
6 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
6 16 (25.40%) SDLC
7 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
9 12 (19.05%) HTML
9 12 (19.05%) Struts
9 12 (19.05%) Web Services
9 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (19.05%) Rational Rhapsody
10 11 (17.46%) Rational DOORS
10 11 (17.46%) Ajax
10 11 (17.46%) JSP
10 11 (17.46%) Ant
10 11 (17.46%) OO
11 10 (15.87%) JDBC
11 10 (15.87%) JMS
11 10 (15.87%) EJB
11 10 (15.87%) Waterfall
12 9 (14.29%) Ada
13 8 (12.70%) SOA
13 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
13 8 (12.70%) jQuery
14 7 (11.11%) Integration Testing

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 (7.94%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.35%) Apache
2 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (4.76%) CMS
3 3 (4.76%) MQSeries
3 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) Documentum
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Simulink
2 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) ATM
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.59%) LDAP
2 1 (1.59%) SSL
2 1 (1.59%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.76%) DB2
4 3 (4.76%) Jackrabbit
5 2 (3.17%) GIS
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Rational Rhapsody
2 11 (17.46%) Ant
2 11 (17.46%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (7.94%) MyEclipse
4 4 (6.35%) JUnit
4 4 (6.35%) Subversion
5 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.76%) JIRA
5 3 (4.76%) Log4j
5 3 (4.76%) Mockito
5 3 (4.76%) VectorCAST
5 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.59%) LoadUI
7 1 (1.59%) Maven
7 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Billing
3 5 (7.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Analyst
2 16 (25.40%) Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Java Developer
4 11 (17.46%) Architect
4 11 (17.46%) Software Engineer
5 10 (15.87%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Ada Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Ada Software Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (7.94%) Programmer
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Programme Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Programmer
9 4 (6.35%) Billing Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) XML
2 17 (26.98%) Java EE
3 12 (19.05%) HTML
3 12 (19.05%) Struts
3 12 (19.05%) Web Services
4 11 (17.46%) Ajax
4 11 (17.46%) JSP
5 10 (15.87%) EJB
5 10 (15.87%) JDBC
5 10 (15.87%) JMS
6 8 (12.70%) jQuery
7 7 (11.11%) CSS
7 7 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
8 4 (6.35%) .NET
8 4 (6.35%) REST
8 4 (6.35%) Servlets
8 4 (6.35%) SOAP
8 4 (6.35%) XSLT
9 3 (4.76%) JSON
9 3 (4.76%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) EPoS
3 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.17%) Robotics
4 2 (3.17%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) PKI
5 1 (1.59%) SCADA
5 1 (1.59%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Linux
1 5 (7.94%) Unix
2 3 (4.76%) HPUX
2 3 (4.76%) Solaris
2 3 (4.76%) VxWorks
2 3 (4.76%) Windows
3 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.40%) SDLC
3 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (17.46%) OO
6 10 (15.87%) Waterfall
7 8 (12.70%) SOA
8 7 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 7 (11.11%) Web Application Development
9 6 (9.52%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.52%) Scrum
9 6 (9.52%) Validation
10 5 (7.94%) Logistics
10 5 (7.94%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (7.94%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.35%) ITIL
11 4 (6.35%) Project Management
11 4 (6.35%) Yourdon
12 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.27%) SQL
2 21 (33.33%) Java
3 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.29%) Ada
5 7 (11.11%) C++
5 7 (11.11%) MATLAB
6 6 (9.52%) Ada 95
6 6 (9.52%) C
7 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.35%) C#
9 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.76%) Perl
10 2 (3.17%) Embedded C
10 2 (3.17%) Embedded C++
10 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.59%) Groovy
11 1 (1.59%) LINC
11 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.59%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
2 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.52%) Degree
4 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) PhD
5 1 (1.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.17%) JSP 440
1 2 (3.17%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Unisys
3 3 (4.76%) ATG
3 3 (4.76%) Blue Martini
3 3 (4.76%) Elastic Path
3 3 (4.76%) IBM
3 3 (4.76%) Interwoven
4 2 (3.17%) Blue Prism
4 2 (3.17%) Kofax
5 1 (1.59%) CA
5 1 (1.59%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) Rally
5 1 (1.59%) Sun