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 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 95 103 94
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing UML 33 42 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.29% 1.35% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.71% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 36
Median daily rate £450 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £573 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £52.50 £51.30 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% +29.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £41.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +11.33%
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
2038 2458 2346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.95% 78.91% 77.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1186 1504 1368
Median daily rate £425 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 166 159
Median hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +19 11 £400 -20.00% 3
Hertfordshire +14 9 £403 +19.25% 1
Suffolk 0 8 £475 -5.09%
Bedfordshire 0 3 £238 -29.51% 1
Essex -7 1 £500 -9.09%
Norfolk - 1 - -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 40 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.62%) Java
3 24 (32.88%) Java EE
4 23 (31.51%) SQL
5 22 (30.14%) Finance
6 20 (27.40%) XML
7 19 (26.03%) Waterfall
7 19 (26.03%) SDLC
8 16 (21.92%) Security Cleared
9 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
10 13 (17.81%) SC Cleared
10 13 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (17.81%) ITIL
10 13 (17.81%) Web Services
11 12 (16.44%) SOA
12 11 (15.07%) Rational DOORS
13 10 (13.70%) Web Application Development
13 10 (13.70%) Degree
13 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
14 8 (10.96%) HTML
14 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
14 8 (10.96%) Ant
14 8 (10.96%) Struts
14 8 (10.96%) Windows
14 8 (10.96%) OO
14 8 (10.96%) JIRA
14 8 (10.96%) jQuery
14 8 (10.96%) Ajax
14 8 (10.96%) Rational Rhapsody
15 7 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server

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 (6.85%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.48%) Apache
2 4 (5.48%) IIS
3 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.74%) Documentum
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.37%) JBoss
5 1 (1.37%) Kinematics
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.48%) Simulink
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) Doxygen
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) SaaS
2 2 (2.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) HTTP
1 4 (5.48%) Kerberos
1 4 (5.48%) LDAP
1 4 (5.48%) SSL
1 4 (5.48%) X.509
2 3 (4.11%) ATM
3 2 (2.74%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.11%) GIS
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.37%) Big Data
5 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (10.96%) Ant
2 8 (10.96%) JIRA
2 8 (10.96%) Rational Rhapsody
3 7 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (9.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (6.85%) MyEclipse
5 3 (4.11%) Subversion
5 3 (4.11%) VectorCAST
6 2 (2.74%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.74%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.37%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.37%) ClearQuest
7 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.37%) Gradle
7 1 (1.37%) LoadUI
7 1 (1.37%) Maven
7 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (30.14%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Billing
3 5 (6.85%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Avionics
4 2 (2.74%) Legal
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Automotive
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Architect
2 17 (23.29%) Analyst
3 13 (17.81%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (16.44%) Developer
5 11 (15.07%) Software Engineer
6 10 (13.70%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Business Systems Analyst
7 7 (9.59%) Configuration Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) Release and Configuration Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) Release Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Business Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (6.85%) Programmer
9 5 (6.85%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 5 (6.85%) Senior Programme Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Senior Programmer
10 4 (5.48%) Billing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.88%) Java EE
2 20 (27.40%) XML
3 13 (17.81%) Web Services
4 8 (10.96%) Ajax
4 8 (10.96%) HTML
4 8 (10.96%) jQuery
4 8 (10.96%) Struts
5 7 (9.59%) EJB
5 7 (9.59%) EJB 3.0
5 7 (9.59%) JDBC
5 7 (9.59%) JMS
5 7 (9.59%) JSP
6 6 (8.22%) CSS
7 4 (5.48%) OAuth
7 4 (5.48%) SAML
7 4 (5.48%) SPNEGO
8 3 (4.11%) .NET
8 3 (4.11%) RESTful
9 2 (2.74%) HTML5
9 2 (2.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) Cryptography
2 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.48%) EPoS
2 4 (5.48%) PKI
3 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.11%) Robotics
4 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.37%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.37%) Mechatronics
5 1 (1.37%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Windows
2 7 (9.59%) Unix
3 4 (5.48%) Linux
4 3 (4.11%) VxWorks
4 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.03%) SDLC
2 19 (26.03%) Waterfall
3 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
4 13 (17.81%) ITIL
4 13 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (16.44%) SOA
6 10 (13.70%) Web Application Development
7 8 (10.96%) OO
8 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (9.59%) Project Management
8 7 (9.59%) Scrum
8 7 (9.59%) V-Model
9 6 (8.22%) Data Modelling
9 6 (8.22%) MODAF
9 6 (8.22%) TOGAF
10 5 (6.85%) Integration Testing
10 5 (6.85%) Logistics
10 5 (6.85%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (6.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.62%) Java
2 23 (31.51%) SQL
3 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.59%) Ada
5 5 (6.85%) C
5 5 (6.85%) C++
5 5 (6.85%) MATLAB
5 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.48%) Ada 95
6 4 (5.48%) C#
7 2 (2.74%) ANSI C
7 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.37%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.37%) Groovy
8 1 (1.37%) LINC
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.81%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.70%) Degree
4 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) ISO 9001
1 7 (9.59%) TickIT
2 4 (5.48%) COBIT
3 2 (2.74%) GxP
3 2 (2.74%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.37%) ECSS
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) Unisys
3 4 (5.48%) ForgeRock
4 2 (2.74%) Blue Prism
4 2 (2.74%) Kofax
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle
5 1 (1.37%) CA
5 1 (1.37%) ESRI
5 1 (1.37%) IBM
5 1 (1.37%) Luciad
5 1 (1.37%) Rally
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat