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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 61 64 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs citing UML 11 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.34% 0.27% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 0.37% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 8
Average daily rate
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£373 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.35% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £385 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £465 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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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
630 542 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 76.64% 73.54% 71.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 273 254
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 38
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +35.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £19.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 8 (40.00%) Use Case
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (20.00%) IIS
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Workflow
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Marketing
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (15.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
6 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (10.00%) DB2
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modeller
3 3 (15.00%) Data Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) UML Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 8 (40.00%) Use Case
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Workflow
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (15.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) VB
1 2 (10.00%) COBOL
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SumTotal
3 1 (5.00%) Saba
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) RedPrairie