The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 47 60 42
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Contract jobs citing UML 11 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.74% 1.18% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.56% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 9
Median daily rate £408 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.74% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £338 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £338 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £52.50 £35.75 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.85% -3.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £41.24 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.44% +9.97%
UML
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
472 640 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.68% 75.47% 77.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 331 245
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 57 33
Median hourly rate £44.00 £33.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £9.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £413 -
Stevenage +8 2 - -
UML
East of England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for UML.

1 11 (64.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Billing
4 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 5 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Retail
5 5 (29.41%) Logistics
5 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 5 (29.41%) MATLAB
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) SDLC
6 4 (23.53%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (23.53%) Ada 95
6 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 4 (23.53%) Ada
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (23.53%) Simulink
6 4 (23.53%) EPoS
6 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
7 3 (17.65%) ATM
7 3 (17.65%) Yourdon
7 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
8 2 (11.76%) SpaceWire
8 2 (11.76%) ANSI C

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (5.88%) Kinematics
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (23.53%) Simulink
2 1 (5.88%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) ATM
2 2 (11.76%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (23.53%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (11.76%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.88%) ClearQuest
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) GCC
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Billing
3 5 (29.41%) Retail
4 2 (11.76%) Avionics
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.88%) Automotive
5 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Business Systems Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
5 4 (23.53%) Billing Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) Ada Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Ada Software Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Logistics Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) Logistics Business Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) Process Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) Process Mapping Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (5.88%) OpenCV
1 1 (5.88%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) EPoS
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (5.88%) Mechatronics
3 1 (5.88%) Robotics
3 1 (5.88%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 5 (29.41%) Logistics
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) SDLC
4 5 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 3 (17.65%) Yourdon
7 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
8 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
8 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
8 1 (5.88%) Signal Processing
8 1 (5.88%) SysML
8 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) MATLAB
2 4 (23.53%) Ada
2 4 (23.53%) Ada 95
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) ANSI C
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ECSS
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat