The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
South East / Kent
Rank 29 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing UML 10 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.66% 3.67% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 4.87% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 1
Median daily rate £400 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £49.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +35.61%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
227 267 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 83.15% 75.42% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 214 119
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £210 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 12
Median hourly rate £27.38 £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.89% +325.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Kent

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

UML
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Faversham - 2 £525 -
UML
South East

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Kent region with a requirement for UML.

1 11 (78.57%) Scrum
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) JUnit
2 9 (64.29%) OO
2 9 (64.29%) Middleware
2 9 (64.29%) Spring
2 9 (64.29%) JIRA
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (42.86%) JPA
3 6 (42.86%) Web Development
3 6 (42.86%) JSP
3 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (21.43%) Build Automation
6 3 (21.43%) Mockito
6 3 (21.43%) OCPJP
6 3 (21.43%) Maven
6 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
6 3 (21.43%) jMock
6 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Subversion
7 2 (14.29%) TOGAF

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) JIRA
1 9 (64.29%) JUnit
2 3 (21.43%) jMock
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 3 (21.43%) Mockito
2 3 (21.43%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) HP UFT
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE Applications Developer
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Applications Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Lead Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 2 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
3 2 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Automation Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Senior QA Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Middleware
1 9 (64.29%) Spring
2 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 6 (42.86%) JPA
2 6 (42.86%) JSP
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) J2EE
4 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) Gherkin
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) Scrum
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (64.29%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Build Automation
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 2 (14.29%) QA Automation
5 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) OCPJP
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft