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 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 54 76 63
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Contract jobs citing UML 9 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.28% 0.78% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.99% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Median daily rate £375 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £556 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £47.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +30.13%

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
569 812 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.94% 79.45% 72.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 479 363
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £63.00 £55.65
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 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
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 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for UML.

1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) JBoss
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) User Stories
6 3 (21.43%) Spring
6 3 (21.43%) SOA
6 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
6 3 (21.43%) JSP
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) J2EE
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (14.29%) SOAP
7 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
7 2 (14.29%) Apache
7 2 (14.29%) ISEB
7 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) OOD
7 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Use Case
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing

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 5 (35.71%) JBoss
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Sonata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Software Architect
3 2 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Angular Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.14%) OSS Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) JSP
2 3 (21.43%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Angular 2
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Camel
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) Java EE
3 2 (14.29%) OSGi
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) SOA
2 3 (21.43%) User Stories
3 2 (14.29%) BPMN
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) OOD
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
3 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat