The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 100 72 89
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Contract jobs citing UML 49 47 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.51% 1.87% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 2.40% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 16
Median daily rate £362 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +183.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.38 £35.81
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.75%
UML
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2645 1961 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.64% 78.07% 74.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1571 1134 1014
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 100 114
Median hourly rate £20.50 £31.44 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.79% +4.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

UML
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

UML
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Birmingham +11 28 £360 +2.85% 2
Coventry -23 9 £388 -32.60% 1
Warwickshire +1 7 £495 - 4
Shropshire -29 1 - - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £413 - 2
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for UML.

1 67 (59.82%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (33.04%) SQL
3 34 (30.36%) Software Engineering
4 31 (27.68%) SC Cleared
4 31 (27.68%) Security Cleared
4 31 (27.68%) Waterfall
5 30 (26.79%) Degree
6 28 (25.00%) OO
7 27 (24.11%) Computer Science
8 25 (22.32%) Java
9 24 (21.43%) JIRA
9 24 (21.43%) V-Model
10 23 (20.54%) Use Case
10 23 (20.54%) C++
11 22 (19.64%) Finance
12 21 (18.75%) Web Services
12 21 (18.75%) Business Analysis
13 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
14 19 (16.96%) OOP
14 19 (16.96%) MS Excel
14 19 (16.96%) Visual Studio
14 19 (16.96%) C#
14 19 (16.96%) .NET
14 19 (16.96%) Oracle
14 19 (16.96%) Apache CXF
15 18 (16.07%) Jenkins
15 18 (16.07%) Oracle Database
15 18 (16.07%) Defect Tracking
15 18 (16.07%) .NET Framework
15 18 (16.07%) Continuous Integration

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (8.04%) Oracle Workflow
1 9 (8.04%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (16.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) FTP
1 1 (0.89%) Skype
1 1 (0.89%) SSH
1 1 (0.89%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.07%) Oracle Database
1 18 (16.07%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.93%) RDBMS
4 8 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (7.14%) Oracle OWB
5 7 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.79%) Big Data
6 2 (1.79%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.89%) MS Access
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.89%) QlikView
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (21.43%) JIRA
2 19 (16.96%) Visual Studio
3 18 (16.07%) ClearQuest
3 18 (16.07%) Jenkins
3 18 (16.07%) Oracle Forms
4 13 (11.61%) JUnit
5 12 (10.71%) Ant
6 10 (8.93%) Artifactory
6 10 (8.93%) Maven
6 10 (8.93%) Toad
7 9 (8.04%) Eclipse
8 8 (7.14%) Git (software)
8 8 (7.14%) PVCS
9 6 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (5.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.89%) MyEclipse
10 1 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.89%) Rational Rose
General
1 22 (19.64%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.89%) Billing
3 1 (0.89%) Electronics
3 1 (0.89%) Local Government
3 1 (0.89%) Marketing
3 1 (0.89%) Military
3 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (36.61%) Analyst
2 40 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 35 (31.25%) Developer
4 24 (21.43%) Software Engineer
5 19 (16.96%) Team Leader
6 18 (16.07%) .NET Team Leader
7 16 (14.29%) Lead Developer
8 14 (12.50%) Java Developer
9 12 (10.71%) Business IT Analyst
9 12 (10.71%) C++ Software Engineer
9 12 (10.71%) Digital Analyst
9 12 (10.71%) Digital Business Analyst
9 12 (10.71%) IT Analyst
9 12 (10.71%) IT Business Analyst
10 11 (9.82%) Software Team Leader
11 10 (8.93%) C# Developer
12 9 (8.04%) .NET Developer
12 9 (8.04%) C# Software Engineer
12 9 (8.04%) Lead Software Engineer
12 9 (8.04%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.75%) Web Services
2 19 (16.96%) .NET
2 19 (16.96%) Apache CXF
3 18 (16.07%) .NET Framework
4 17 (15.18%) XML
5 16 (14.29%) Struts
6 15 (13.39%) HTML
6 15 (13.39%) JSP
7 14 (12.50%) Spring
8 13 (11.61%) Servlets
9 11 (9.82%) Hibernate
10 9 (8.04%) J2EE
11 5 (4.46%) CSS
11 5 (4.46%) OpenGL
12 4 (3.57%) Swing
12 4 (3.57%) XSLT
13 3 (2.68%) AWT
13 3 (2.68%) JDBC
14 2 (1.79%) EJB
14 2 (1.79%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.11%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.82%) User Experience
4 6 (5.36%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.29%) Windows
2 7 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (0.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (59.82%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (30.36%) Software Engineering
3 31 (27.68%) Waterfall
4 28 (25.00%) OO
5 24 (21.43%) V-Model
6 23 (20.54%) Use Case
7 21 (18.75%) Business Analysis
8 19 (16.96%) OOP
9 18 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (16.07%) Defect Tracking
10 16 (14.29%) Scrum
11 15 (13.39%) ITIL
11 15 (13.39%) Multithreading
12 14 (12.50%) User Stories
13 12 (10.71%) ETL
13 12 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (9.82%) Risk Management
14 11 (9.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 10 (8.93%) Kanban
15 10 (8.93%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.04%) SQL
2 25 (22.32%) Java
3 23 (20.54%) C++
4 19 (16.96%) C#
5 11 (9.82%) PL/SQL
6 9 (8.04%) C
7 7 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.25%) R
7 7 (6.25%) VB
8 1 (0.89%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (27.68%) SC Cleared
1 31 (27.68%) Security Cleared
2 30 (26.79%) Degree
3 13 (11.61%) ISEB
3 13 (11.61%) Sun Certification
4 10 (8.93%) OCPJP
4 10 (8.93%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) QA
2 6 (5.36%) ISO 9001
2 6 (5.36%) TickIT
3 4 (3.57%) MISRA
4 3 (2.68%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.96%) Oracle
3 3 (2.68%) Sun
4 2 (1.79%) Guidewire
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