The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 52 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing UML 13 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.44% 0.84% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.17% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 8
Average daily rate
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£363 £425 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +24.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £367 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.28% -2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
679 512 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 75.44% 71.81% 67.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 283 208
Average daily rate £370 £370 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 20
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.82 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.16% -4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.90 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
UML
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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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014, 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 11 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 10 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
3 7 (31.82%) Data Integration
3 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
4 6 (27.27%) Use Case
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) Project Planning
5 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.64%) Banking
7 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.64%) IIS
7 3 (13.64%) C#
7 3 (13.64%) VB
7 3 (13.64%) .NET
7 3 (13.64%) SOA
7 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (9.09%) Internet
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (9.09%) OO
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
8 2 (9.09%) J2EE
8 2 (9.09%) HTML
8 2 (9.09%) XML

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (13.64%) IIS
1 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Rational Rose
General
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Architect
2 9 (40.91%) Business Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Data Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Data Modeller
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (9.09%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) J2EE
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Integration
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
3 6 (27.27%) Use Case
4 5 (22.73%) Project Planning
4 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
5 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
7 2 (9.09%) Workflow
7 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (9.09%) Time Management
7 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (4.55%) User Stories
8 1 (4.55%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C#
1 3 (13.64%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) RedPrairie
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
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