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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 89 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing UML 21 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.16% 0.75% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.94% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 13
Median daily rate £463 £358 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.37% -15.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £326 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £398 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.38 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% +12.16%
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
1496 1482 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.56% 79.08% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 883 656
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +136.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Stockport -5 5 £505 +140.50%
Oldham +1 3 £450 +20.00%
Salford - 1 £375 -
UML
North West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) OO
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) Use Case
5 7 (26.92%) Java
5 7 (26.92%) Linux
5 7 (26.92%) Web Development
5 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
6 6 (23.08%) TDD
6 6 (23.08%) Kanban
6 6 (23.08%) BDD
6 6 (23.08%) Microservices
7 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (15.38%) Retail
8 4 (15.38%) QA
8 4 (15.38%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) SOA
8 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (15.38%) SDLC
9 3 (11.54%) Prototyping
9 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
9 3 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (11.54%) SOAP
9 3 (11.54%) XML
9 3 (11.54%) C++
9 3 (11.54%) HTML
9 3 (11.54%) Internet
9 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
9 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
9 3 (11.54%) Agile Project Management

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 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) EDRMS
1 1 (3.85%) GIS
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) MorphX
General
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Business Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Linux Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Integration Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Business Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Junior
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) SSAS Developer
8 1 (3.85%) SSRS Developer
8 1 (3.85%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
1 3 (11.54%) SOAP
1 3 (11.54%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) JDBC
2 2 (7.69%) JSP
2 2 (7.69%) Servlets
2 2 (7.69%) WSDL
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) JMS
3 1 (3.85%) JSON
3 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) New Media
2 1 (3.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) OO
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) Use Case
5 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
5 7 (26.92%) Web Development
6 6 (23.08%) BDD
6 6 (23.08%) Kanban
6 6 (23.08%) Microservices
6 6 (23.08%) TDD
7 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (15.38%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) SDLC
8 4 (15.38%) SOA
9 3 (11.54%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
9 3 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (11.54%) Prototyping
9 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
9 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) C++
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
1 2 (7.69%) Twitter
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix
2 1 (3.85%) SaltStack