The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank - 24 26
Contract jobs citing UML 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 2.82% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.51% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £49.50 £36.45
% change year-on-year
-10.10% +35.80%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 114 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 73.91% 80.28% 76.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 85 64
Median daily rate £338 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+223.52% +23.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire