The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 92 86 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -32
Contract jobs citing UML 15 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.81% 0.78% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.03% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 20
Median daily rate £485 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.16% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -
UML
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1513 1266 1041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.01% 76.17% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 685 541
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 40
Median hourly rate £27.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.19% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.06 £12.00 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for UML.

1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (31.71%) Business Analysis
4 12 (29.27%) Use Case
4 12 (29.27%) System Testing
4 12 (29.27%) SDLC
5 11 (26.83%) Finance
5 11 (26.83%) Project Management
5 11 (26.83%) ISEB
5 11 (26.83%) Oracle
6 9 (21.95%) Java
7 7 (17.07%) BPMN
7 7 (17.07%) Retail
7 7 (17.07%) SQL
7 7 (17.07%) XML
8 6 (14.63%) XSLT
8 6 (14.63%) Linux
8 6 (14.63%) Internet
8 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
8 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
8 6 (14.63%) ERP
8 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
8 6 (14.63%) eTOM
9 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
9 5 (12.20%) JMS
9 5 (12.20%) Windows
10 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
10 4 (9.76%) REST
10 4 (9.76%) HTTP
10 4 (9.76%) XML Schema

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (7.32%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Internet
2 4 (9.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (2.44%) DB2
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Maven
2 3 (7.32%) Grunt
2 3 (7.32%) gulp
3 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) JUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Log4j
4 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Retail
3 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.76%) Banking
5 2 (4.88%) Games
5 2 (4.88%) Legal
6 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Analyst
2 29 (70.73%) Business Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Agile Business Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Developer
4 7 (17.07%) UML Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) UML Business Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Network Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Telecoms Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Lead Business Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) SDLC Business Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Business Change Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Business Systems Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) XML
2 6 (14.63%) XSLT
3 5 (12.20%) JMS
4 4 (9.76%) CSS
4 4 (9.76%) HTML
4 4 (9.76%) REST
4 4 (9.76%) XML Schema
5 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.32%) CSS3
5 3 (7.32%) HTML5
5 3 (7.32%) J2EE
6 2 (4.88%) DOM
6 2 (4.88%) J2SE
6 2 (4.88%) SAX
6 2 (4.88%) Servlets
6 2 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (2.44%) EJB
7 1 (2.44%) SOAP
7 1 (2.44%) Struts
7 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
3 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (31.71%) Business Analysis
4 12 (29.27%) SDLC
4 12 (29.27%) System Testing
4 12 (29.27%) Use Case
5 11 (26.83%) Project Management
6 7 (17.07%) BPMN
7 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
7 6 (14.63%) ERP
7 6 (14.63%) eTOM
8 4 (9.76%) MVC
8 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
9 3 (7.32%) DevOps
9 3 (7.32%) Front End Development
9 3 (7.32%) TDD
9 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.88%) Extreme Programming
10 2 (4.88%) Scrum
10 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) Java
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.76%) XPath
4 3 (7.32%) C++
4 3 (7.32%) Go
5 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) ISEB
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Google
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Fiserv
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.44%) SAP