The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 64 57 71
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing UML 6 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.81% 1.27% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.68% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Median daily rate £481 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
- +0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
UML
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
568 715 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.45% 75.74% 68.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 435 399
Median daily rate £413 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 8
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.09 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +33.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Reading

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Reading region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for UML.

1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) SDLC
3 7 (38.89%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
3 7 (38.89%) Business Process Mapping
4 6 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) SOA
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) C
7 3 (16.67%) C++
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) VB
7 3 (16.67%) RAD
7 3 (16.67%) MVC
7 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
7 3 (16.67%) BPMN
7 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
8 2 (11.11%) OSGi
8 2 (11.11%) REST
8 2 (11.11%) Change Control
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) JBoss
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Designer
5 3 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (11.11%) Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Software Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) OSS Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Process Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
2 2 (11.11%) J2EE
2 2 (11.11%) Java EE
2 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 2 (11.11%) OSGi
2 2 (11.11%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) SDLC
3 7 (38.89%) Business Process Mapping
3 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
4 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) SOA
5 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 3 (16.67%) BPMN
6 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 3 (16.67%) RAD
7 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 2 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) C
2 3 (16.67%) C++
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat