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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 20 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing UML 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.04% 0.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 0.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £333 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £37.27 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+13.96% -1.92%
UML
West Midlands

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
115 174 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 78.23% 78.03% 67.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 115 58
Median daily rate £338 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 9
Median hourly rate £10.96 £16.00 £16.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.53% -1.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £10.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £25.00 £17.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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

UML
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cannock - 2 £333 -
UML
West Midlands

UML
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for UML.

1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) BPR
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) BPR
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB