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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 75 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing UML 5 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.49% 0.83% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.15% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
Median daily rate £550 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £552 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -
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
791 696 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 77.25% 71.98% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 370 402
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 14
Median hourly rate £19.61 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £18.55 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.47 £38.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) CentOS
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Node.js
4 3 (21.43%) OpenStack
4 3 (21.43%) ArchiMate
4 3 (21.43%) SELinux
4 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (14.29%) User Experience
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) ArcSight

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 3 (21.43%) Node.js
1 3 (21.43%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.14%) Alfresco
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) 802.15
2 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Billing
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Security Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (7.14%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) REST
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
2 1 (7.14%) Dojo
2 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) JPA
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) OSGi
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
2 1 (7.14%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
1 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) ArchiMate
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (21.43%) Open Source
3 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
3 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) eTOM
4 2 (14.29%) Kanban
4 2 (14.29%) SIEM
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) ArcSight
2 2 (14.29%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (14.29%) Symantec
2 2 (14.29%) Tripwire
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (7.14%) Talend