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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 34 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing UML 8 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.23% 0.83% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 1.03% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Median daily rate £413 £313 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -8.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
- +0.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
UML
South East

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
194 194 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 78.23% 80.83% 76.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 132 92
Median daily rate £375 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.85% +1.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 16
Median hourly rate £9.61 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% -57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 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
Faversham - 2 £525 -
UML
South East

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 7 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 Kent region with a requirement for UML.

1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
2 8 (61.54%) OO
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) JIRA
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) JUnit
4 6 (46.15%) Middleware
5 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
5 5 (38.46%) JSP
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
6 4 (30.77%) JPA
6 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Subversion
7 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 3 (23.08%) Maven
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) J2EE
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) SOAP
7 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server

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 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Bluemix
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
2 6 (46.15%) JUnit
3 3 (23.08%) Maven
3 3 (23.08%) Subversion
3 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (15.38%) jMock
4 2 (15.38%) Mockito
4 2 (15.38%) Moq
4 2 (15.38%) MSTest
4 2 (15.38%) NUnit
4 2 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.69%) Ant
5 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
5 1 (7.69%) Selenium
5 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
5 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Spring
2 6 (46.15%) Middleware
3 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
3 5 (38.46%) JSP
4 4 (30.77%) JPA
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (15.38%) NHibernate
6 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (15.38%) WCF
6 2 (15.38%) WPF
6 2 (15.38%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
1 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) OO
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
5 2 (15.38%) CQRS
5 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 2 (15.38%) Information Governance
5 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 2 (15.38%) MVVM
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
6 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
6 1 (7.69%) QA Automation
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) AspectJ
5 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft