The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 32 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing UML 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.64% 1.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £388 £588 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £41.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.87% +4.50%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
228 300 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 75.00% 84.27% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 158 120
Median daily rate £375 £404 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.12% +24.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £505 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +101.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.04 £50.50 £19.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

UML
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 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
Southport - 2 £388 -
Liverpool +2 1 - -
UML
North West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for UML.

1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Dell
1 1 (16.67%) EMC
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle