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 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England / West Midlands
Rank 99 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing UML 22 36 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 1.39% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.70% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 9
Median daily rate £373 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £422 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £30.74 £41.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.49% +28.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.31 £40.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.15 £43.55 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £49.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.10% +35.61%

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
1918 2120 1615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.68% 81.85% 72.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1226 1204 935
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 47 104
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £39.00 £37.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

UML Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Warwickshire +2 12 £415 +31.74%
Birmingham -4 5 £300 -20.10% 5
Coventry -13 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 - - 1
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for UML.

1 18 (33.96%) Use Case
2 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
3 16 (30.19%) C++
4 15 (28.30%) Multithreading
5 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
5 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
6 13 (24.53%) Finance
7 10 (18.87%) OO
8 9 (16.98%) CRM
8 9 (16.98%) BPMN
8 9 (16.98%) Business Analysis
8 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
9 8 (15.09%) SDLC
9 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
9 8 (15.09%) RUP
9 8 (15.09%) SQL
10 7 (13.21%) Java
10 7 (13.21%) Scrum
10 7 (13.21%) Automotive
10 7 (13.21%) Migration
11 6 (11.32%) Degree
11 6 (11.32%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
11 6 (11.32%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
12 5 (9.43%) OpenGL
12 5 (9.43%) OOD
12 5 (9.43%) Swing

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 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.77%) IaaS
2 2 (3.77%) PaaS
2 2 (3.77%) SaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.89%) FTP
1 1 (1.89%) SSH
1 1 (1.89%) SSL
1 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.89%) Telnet
1 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.89%) Wireless
1 1 (1.89%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.89%) Big Data
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.89%) HBase
2 1 (1.89%) Impala
2 1 (1.89%) Mahout
2 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.89%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) JUnit
2 2 (3.77%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.89%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.89%) Toad
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Automotive
3 3 (5.66%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Analyst
2 18 (33.96%) Business Analyst
3 16 (30.19%) Software Engineer
4 12 (22.64%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Embedded Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Real Time Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Lead Business Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) HTML
1 5 (9.43%) JSP
1 5 (9.43%) OpenGL
1 5 (9.43%) Servlets
1 5 (9.43%) Spring
1 5 (9.43%) Struts
1 5 (9.43%) Swing
1 5 (9.43%) XML
2 4 (7.55%) AWT
2 4 (7.55%) CSS
2 4 (7.55%) XSLT
3 2 (3.77%) Web Services
4 1 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) JDBC
4 1 (1.89%) JMX
4 1 (1.89%) ODBC
4 1 (1.89%) OLE
4 1 (1.89%) OLE DB
4 1 (1.89%) SOAP
4 1 (1.89%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
3 6 (11.32%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (5.66%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.89%) PMI
6 1 (1.89%) RIA
6 1 (1.89%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Use Case
2 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
4 15 (28.30%) Multithreading
5 10 (18.87%) OO
6 9 (16.98%) BPMN
6 9 (16.98%) Business Analysis
6 9 (16.98%) CRM
7 8 (15.09%) RUP
7 8 (15.09%) SDLC
7 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
8 7 (13.21%) Migration
8 7 (13.21%) Scrum
9 6 (11.32%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (9.43%) Change Management
10 5 (9.43%) OOD
10 5 (9.43%) TOGAF
11 4 (7.55%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
11 4 (7.55%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) C++
2 8 (15.09%) SQL
3 7 (13.21%) Java
4 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.66%) C#
6 1 (1.89%) C
6 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
1 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) Degree
3 4 (7.55%) Sun Certification
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) MISRA
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Casewise
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) Sun
3 4 (7.55%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) QNX
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