The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 16 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing UML 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 6.45% 6.90% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 10.53% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Median hourly rate £47.25 £36.25 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.34% +2.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £49.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +35.61%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 57 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 83.87% 65.52% 76.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 21 37
Median daily rate £400 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 10
Median hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £29.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% +26.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £36.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Preston

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 23 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 Preston region with a requirement for UML.

1 6 (100.00%) Avionics
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Ada
2 5 (83.33%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (83.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) VectorCAST
3 4 (66.67%) Hazard Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) C
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
3 4 (66.67%) HOOD
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) ClearCase
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (33.33%) Military
5 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) QMS
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Qt

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (83.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (66.67%) VectorCAST
3 3 (50.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (100.00%) Avionics
2 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Military
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Ada Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) DOORS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Hazard Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) HOOD
2 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) QMS
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Ada
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft