The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 69 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing UML 6 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.60% 1.34% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.74% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.24 £36.95 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.61% +2.63%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
794 634 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 79.00% 77.04% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 384 302
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 26
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.07 £10.97 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £16.50 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UML.

1 10 (52.63%) SOA
2 9 (47.37%) Middleware
3 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (31.58%) J2EE
5 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (21.05%) Open Source
6 4 (21.05%) Struts
6 4 (21.05%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (21.05%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) DHTML
6 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (21.05%) Ant
6 4 (21.05%) JUnit
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) JDBC
6 4 (21.05%) JSP
6 4 (21.05%) Servlets
6 4 (21.05%) JMS
6 4 (21.05%) HTTP
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) Ajax
6 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) JSON
6 4 (21.05%) Dojo
6 4 (21.05%) Time Management

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) X.500
2 3 (15.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Ant
1 4 (21.05%) JUnit
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
General
1 3 (15.79%) Automotive
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Architect
2 13 (68.42%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Digital Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Middleware
2 6 (31.58%) J2EE
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) JDBC
3 4 (21.05%) JSP
3 4 (21.05%) Servlets
3 4 (21.05%) DHTML
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) Struts
3 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
3 4 (21.05%) Spring
3 4 (21.05%) Ajax
3 4 (21.05%) JSON
3 4 (21.05%) Dojo
3 4 (21.05%) JPA
3 4 (21.05%) XML
3 4 (21.05%) JMS
4 3 (15.79%) SAML
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) DataPower
4 1 (5.26%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) SOA
2 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
3 4 (21.05%) Time Management
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (21.05%) OO
3 4 (21.05%) Open Source
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.79%) EAI
5 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
1 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) IBM