The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 48 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing UML 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.78% 0.87% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.09% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £458 £470 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.65% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £41.24 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.44% +9.97%
UML
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
282 275 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 83.43% 79.94% 70.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 235 79
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 17
Median hourly rate £17.00 £45.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% +221.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £45.00 £24.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Oxford region with a requirement for UML.

1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) RAD
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) Content Enrichment
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Spring Security
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) OAuth
2 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
2 1 (14.29%) React
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SAML
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Spring Security
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
1 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Content Enrichment
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) RAD
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) OWASP
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper