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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 46 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing UML 13 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.07% 1.08% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 1.45% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £425 £310 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -31.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
- +0.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £48.75 £41.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.15 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +12.40%
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
479 483 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.40% 74.31% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 247 346
Median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 31 23
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.28 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.42% +46.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £51.65 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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
Watford -2 2 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £425 -
UML
East of England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
1 14 (58.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 12 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 12 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 12 (50.00%) Simulink
3 11 (45.83%) Configuration Management
3 11 (45.83%) Rational DOORS
4 10 (41.67%) Ada 95
4 10 (41.67%) Ada
5 8 (33.33%) Yourdon
6 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (25.00%) EPoS
7 5 (20.83%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (16.67%) SQL
8 4 (16.67%) C
8 4 (16.67%) C++
9 3 (12.50%) HTML
9 3 (12.50%) Java
9 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 3 (12.50%) Perl
9 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 3 (12.50%) JMS
9 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
9 3 (12.50%) J2EE
9 3 (12.50%) Internet
9 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
9 3 (12.50%) IBM

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 3 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (12.50%) Apache
1 3 (12.50%) CMS
1 3 (12.50%) MQSeries
1 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Simulink
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) DB2
1 3 (12.50%) Jackrabbit
1 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 11 (45.83%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (12.50%) Ant
3 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.50%) JUnit
3 3 (12.50%) Log4j
3 3 (12.50%) Mockito
3 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Ada Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Ada Software Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Developer
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Retail Business Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Software Validation Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Software Verification Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Ajax
1 3 (12.50%) EJB
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) J2EE
1 3 (12.50%) JDBC
1 3 (12.50%) JMS
1 3 (12.50%) JSON
1 3 (12.50%) JSP
1 3 (12.50%) JSTL
1 3 (12.50%) REST
1 3 (12.50%) Servlets
1 3 (12.50%) SOAP
1 3 (12.50%) Struts
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
1 3 (12.50%) XHTML
1 3 (12.50%) XML
1 3 (12.50%) XSD
1 3 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) EPoS
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) HPUX
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Solaris
1 3 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 12 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 11 (45.83%) Configuration Management
4 8 (33.33%) Yourdon
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.50%) OO
7 3 (12.50%) RAD
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) SDLC
8 2 (8.33%) Validation
9 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 10 (41.67%) Ada
2 10 (41.67%) Ada 95
3 4 (16.67%) C
3 4 (16.67%) C++
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) ATG
1 3 (12.50%) Blue Martini
1 3 (12.50%) Elastic Path
1 3 (12.50%) IBM
1 3 (12.50%) Interwoven
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft