The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 119 123 120
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing UML 30 43 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.85% 1.02% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.27% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 11
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £312 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.24 £36.95
% change year-on-year
+0.02% +11.61%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2874 3373 2368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.23% 80.39% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1821 2035 1311
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 139 106
Median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £15.77 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £59.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

UML
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in the North West

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

UML
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Manchester -9 14 £429 +18.27% 9
Cheshire +4 11 £418 +2.76% 3
Lancashire +6 4 £350 -42.62% 1
Merseyside +4 1 £335 +11.66%
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 West region with a requirement for UML.

1 55 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (48.75%) Use Case
3 33 (41.25%) Business Analysis
4 23 (28.75%) OO
5 21 (26.25%) Java
6 19 (23.75%) Oracle
6 19 (23.75%) Linux
6 19 (23.75%) Project Management
6 19 (23.75%) Finance
7 18 (22.50%) Waterfall
8 17 (21.25%) Open Source
8 17 (21.25%) Agile Project Management
8 17 (21.25%) OOA/OOD
8 17 (21.25%) Windows
9 14 (17.50%) Service Design
10 13 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (16.25%) Scrum
10 13 (16.25%) SDLC
11 12 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (15.00%) SaltStack
11 12 (15.00%) Bash Shell
11 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (15.00%) Puppet
11 12 (15.00%) JIRA
11 12 (15.00%) Retail
11 12 (15.00%) Python
12 11 (13.75%) Unix
12 11 (13.75%) IaaS
13 10 (12.50%) ArchiMate
13 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (12.50%) Apache
2 4 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.25%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.75%) IaaS
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.00%) PaaS
4 4 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.75%) MySQL
4 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.25%) Big Data
5 1 (1.25%) DB2
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (15.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.75%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (3.75%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.25%) MorphX
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Retail
3 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (60.00%) Analyst
2 43 (53.75%) Business Analyst
3 15 (18.75%) Architect
4 9 (11.25%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Developer
5 8 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Telecoms Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) UML Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.00%) .NET
2 7 (8.75%) REST
2 7 (8.75%) Web Services
3 5 (6.25%) SOAP
4 4 (5.00%) XSD
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.75%) WCF
5 3 (3.75%) WinForms
6 2 (2.50%) HTML
6 2 (2.50%) JSON
6 2 (2.50%) XML
7 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.25%) CSS
7 1 (1.25%) CSS3
7 1 (1.25%) HTML5
7 1 (1.25%) J2EE
7 1 (1.25%) JMS
7 1 (1.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.25%) CESG
3 4 (5.00%) Clustering
3 4 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.00%) Smart Meter
4 3 (3.75%) Internet of Things
4 3 (3.75%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) New Media
5 1 (1.25%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Linux
2 17 (21.25%) Windows
3 11 (13.75%) Unix
4 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.75%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (48.75%) Use Case
3 33 (41.25%) Business Analysis
4 23 (28.75%) OO
5 19 (23.75%) Project Management
6 18 (22.50%) Waterfall
7 17 (21.25%) Agile Project Management
7 17 (21.25%) OOA/OOD
7 17 (21.25%) Open Source
8 14 (17.50%) Service Design
9 13 (16.25%) Scrum
9 13 (16.25%) SDLC
9 13 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (12.50%) ArchiMate
10 10 (12.50%) CRM
10 10 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (11.25%) User Stories
12 8 (10.00%) Data Analysis
12 8 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.25%) Java
2 12 (15.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (15.00%) Python
3 8 (10.00%) C++
4 7 (8.75%) SQL
5 6 (7.50%) C#
5 6 (7.50%) VB
6 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.25%) C
8 1 (1.25%) Go
8 1 (1.25%) PHP
8 1 (1.25%) VB6
8 1 (1.25%) VC++
8 1 (1.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.00%) ISEB
3 3 (3.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.75%) MISRA
3 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (15.00%) Puppet
2 4 (5.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) Oracle
2 12 (15.00%) SaltStack
3 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.00%) VMware
4 3 (3.75%) HP
4 3 (3.75%) IBM
4 3 (3.75%) SAP
4 3 (3.75%) Tableau
4 3 (3.75%) Talend
4 3 (3.75%) Vertica
5 1 (1.25%) Citrix
5 1 (1.25%) Renesas
5 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.25%) Teradata
5 1 (1.25%) Twitter
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