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 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 96 75 53
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -22
Contract jobs citing UML 6 16 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 1.05% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.40% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 17
Median daily rate £500 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +15.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £38.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.09% +2.33%
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
1473 1142 933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.23% 75.13% 71.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 629 473
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 35 41
Median hourly rate £34.25 £16.29 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.21% -9.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.85 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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
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 30 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 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
4 9 (31.03%) System Testing
4 9 (31.03%) SDLC
5 8 (27.59%) Project Management
5 8 (27.59%) ISEB
6 7 (24.14%) Oracle
6 7 (24.14%) Finance
6 7 (24.14%) BPMN
6 7 (24.14%) Use Case
7 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
7 6 (20.69%) eTOM
7 6 (20.69%) Internet
8 5 (17.24%) ERP
8 5 (17.24%) Java
8 5 (17.24%) Retail
8 5 (17.24%) SQL
9 4 (13.79%) Degree
10 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
10 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
10 3 (10.34%) C++
10 3 (10.34%) HTML
10 3 (10.34%) CSS
10 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
10 3 (10.34%) MVC
10 3 (10.34%) Google
10 3 (10.34%) TDD
10 3 (10.34%) Banking
10 3 (10.34%) gulp

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 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Grunt
1 3 (10.34%) gulp
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (17.24%) Retail
4 3 (10.34%) Banking
5 2 (6.90%) Legal
6 1 (3.45%) Games
6 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Analyst
2 22 (75.86%) Business Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) UML Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) UML Business Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Network Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Telecoms Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Lead Business Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Developer
6 4 (13.79%) SDLC Business Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Business Change Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (10.34%) HTML Developer
7 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
1 3 (10.34%) CSS
1 3 (10.34%) CSS3
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) HTML5
2 2 (6.90%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) JMS
3 1 (3.45%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) XML Schema
3 1 (3.45%) XSD
3 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
4 9 (31.03%) SDLC
4 9 (31.03%) System Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Project Management
6 7 (24.14%) BPMN
6 7 (24.14%) Use Case
7 6 (20.69%) eTOM
8 5 (17.24%) ERP
9 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
9 3 (10.34%) DevOps
9 3 (10.34%) Front End Development
9 3 (10.34%) MVC
9 3 (10.34%) TDD
10 2 (6.90%) Case Management
10 2 (6.90%) Scrum
10 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Wireframes
11 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) C++
2 3 (10.34%) Go
2 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) ISEB
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Fiserv
3 1 (3.45%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.45%) SAP