The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 98 73 69
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Contract jobs citing UML 15 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.14% 1.53% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.84% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 5
Median daily rate £450 £494 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.86% +64.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £266 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.38 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +12.16%
UML
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1117 922 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.69% 82.99% 79.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 788 609 340
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 30 38
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.85 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.16% -31.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.50 £32.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

UML
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in the North East

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

UML
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Tyne and Wear -23 12 £450 +55.17% 2
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 North East region with a requirement for UML.

1 23 (92.00%) Business Analysis
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (84.00%) Use Case
2 21 (84.00%) OO
3 20 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
4 19 (76.00%) Project Management
5 17 (68.00%) Open Source
6 15 (60.00%) Service Design
7 13 (52.00%) Agile Project Management
7 13 (52.00%) User Stories
8 11 (44.00%) Waterfall
9 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
10 9 (36.00%) Windows
10 9 (36.00%) Oracle
11 8 (32.00%) JIRA
12 5 (20.00%) VB6
12 5 (20.00%) Puppet
12 5 (20.00%) Java
12 5 (20.00%) VB
12 5 (20.00%) Linux
12 5 (20.00%) Python
12 5 (20.00%) Finance
12 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
13 4 (16.00%) IaaS
13 4 (16.00%) SaltStack
13 4 (16.00%) Apache
13 4 (16.00%) Unix
13 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (16.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Analyst
2 21 (84.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Solutions Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Public Sector Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Transformation Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Solutions Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Software Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Design Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.00%) User Experience
1 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Business Analysis
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (84.00%) OO
2 21 (84.00%) Use Case
3 20 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
4 19 (76.00%) Project Management
5 17 (68.00%) Open Source
6 15 (60.00%) Service Design
7 13 (52.00%) Agile Project Management
7 13 (52.00%) User Stories
8 11 (44.00%) Waterfall
9 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
11 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
13 1 (4.00%) Business Development
13 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
13 1 (4.00%) Requirements Management
13 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
13 1 (4.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (20.00%) Java
1 5 (20.00%) Python
1 5 (20.00%) VB
1 5 (20.00%) VB6
2 1 (4.00%) Ada
2 1 (4.00%) Ada 95
2 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) SaltStack
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) VMware