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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England / North West
Rank 101 111 125
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs citing UML 32 47 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.22% 1.26% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.53% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 5
Median daily rate £375 £388 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £361 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 5
Median hourly rate £49.75 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.66% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.13 £35.00 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.03 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £49.50 £36.45
% change year-on-year
-10.10% +35.80%

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
2163 3070 2568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.31% 82.39% 78.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1373 1856 1487
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 135 108
Median hourly rate £42.48 £38.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.77% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.70 £14.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

UML Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Lancashire +18 19 £360 +20.00% 1
Manchester -5 6 £413 +11.48% 7
Merseyside -1 3 - -
Cheshire +15 1 £338 -16.92% 6
Cumbria +9 1 - -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 61 (80.26%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (42.11%) OO
3 30 (39.47%) Use Case
4 27 (35.53%) Business Analysis
5 24 (31.58%) Open Source
6 23 (30.26%) Project Management
7 22 (28.95%) OOA/OOD
7 22 (28.95%) Waterfall
8 20 (26.32%) Service Design
9 19 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
10 18 (23.68%) Finance
11 17 (22.37%) Scrum
11 17 (22.37%) Java
11 17 (22.37%) SQL
12 14 (18.42%) SDLC
13 13 (17.11%) User Stories
13 13 (17.11%) JIRA
14 12 (15.79%) Security Cleared
14 12 (15.79%) E-Commerce
15 11 (14.47%) TDD
15 11 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (14.47%) Oracle
15 11 (14.47%) Web Services
15 11 (14.47%) XML
15 11 (14.47%) Linux
15 11 (14.47%) Degree
15 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
16 10 (13.16%) WebSphere
16 10 (13.16%) SOAP
16 10 (13.16%) SOA

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 (13.16%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.89%) Apache
2 6 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.58%) GlassFish
3 5 (6.58%) JBoss
3 5 (6.58%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.63%) IIS
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) IaaS
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) HTTP
2 3 (3.95%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.95%) Firebird
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.63%) Big Data
4 2 (2.63%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.32%) DB2
5 1 (1.32%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.32%) GIS
5 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) JIRA
2 9 (11.84%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.58%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (6.58%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (5.26%) VectorCAST
5 3 (3.95%) ClearCase
5 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.95%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 2 (2.63%) ERwin
6 2 (2.63%) Maven
6 2 (2.63%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Avionics
3 5 (6.58%) Retail
4 4 (5.26%) Aerospace
4 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.95%) Electronics
6 2 (2.63%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.63%) Military
7 1 (1.32%) Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Legal
7 1 (1.32%) Local Government
7 1 (1.32%) Marketing
7 1 (1.32%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 41 (53.95%) Analyst
2 36 (47.37%) Business Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
5 10 (13.16%) Digital Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Digital Business Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Senior Business Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) Business Systems Analyst
7 7 (9.21%) Architect
7 7 (9.21%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (9.21%) Technical Business Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) Java Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) Web Services
1 11 (14.47%) XML
2 10 (13.16%) SOAP
3 9 (11.84%) J2EE
4 8 (10.53%) .NET
4 8 (10.53%) Spring
5 7 (9.21%) REST
6 5 (6.58%) HTML
6 5 (6.58%) Servlets
6 5 (6.58%) WSDL
7 4 (5.26%) JSTL
7 4 (5.26%) Middleware
8 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.95%) Ajax
8 3 (3.95%) CSS
8 3 (3.95%) JMS
8 3 (3.95%) JSP
8 3 (3.95%) Qt
8 3 (3.95%) Struts
8 3 (3.95%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Data Structures
2 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.26%) User Experience
5 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.63%) Clustering
7 1 (1.32%) DataPower
7 1 (1.32%) Derivative
7 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.32%) RIA
7 1 (1.32%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Linux
2 9 (11.84%) Windows
3 5 (6.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (80.26%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (42.11%) OO
3 30 (39.47%) Use Case
4 27 (35.53%) Business Analysis
5 24 (31.58%) Open Source
6 23 (30.26%) Project Management
7 22 (28.95%) OOA/OOD
7 22 (28.95%) Waterfall
8 20 (26.32%) Service Design
9 19 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
10 17 (22.37%) Scrum
11 14 (18.42%) SDLC
12 13 (17.11%) User Stories
13 12 (15.79%) E-Commerce
14 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
14 11 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (14.47%) TDD
15 10 (13.16%) SOA
16 9 (11.84%) Kanban
17 7 (9.21%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.37%) Java
1 17 (22.37%) SQL
2 7 (9.21%) C#
3 5 (6.58%) Ada
3 5 (6.58%) Bash Shell
3 5 (6.58%) Perl
3 5 (6.58%) Python
4 4 (5.26%) C
4 4 (5.26%) C++
5 2 (2.63%) Ruby
5 2 (2.63%) VB
5 2 (2.63%) VB6
6 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.47%) Degree
3 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) IIBA
5 1 (1.32%) ISEB
5 1 (1.32%) MCP
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.32%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.58%) Puppet
2 1 (1.32%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Oracle
2 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.89%) Atlassian
4 5 (6.58%) SaltStack
5 4 (5.26%) hybris
6 3 (3.95%) Cisco
6 3 (3.95%) Dell
6 3 (3.95%) EMC
6 3 (3.95%) IBM
6 3 (3.95%) Perforce
7 2 (2.63%) Embarcadero
8 1 (1.32%) Google
8 1 (1.32%) Kony
8 1 (1.32%) Sage
8 1 (1.32%) Sybase
8 1 (1.32%) Twitter
8 1 (1.32%) Wonderware
8 1 (1.32%) Yahoo!
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