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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England / West Midlands
Rank 102 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing UML 21 30 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 1.24% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.54% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 9
Median daily rate £338 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 8
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +30.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £47.50 £36.70
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +29.42%

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
1892 1954 1554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.03% 81.08% 72.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1184 1066 935
Median daily rate £415 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 65 96
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £11.08 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.80 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 January 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
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 January 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 +4 10 £375 +19.04% 1
Birmingham +1 5 £313 -10.71% 3
Shropshire - 3 - -
Coventry -16 2 - -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (33.33%) Use Case
2 19 (31.67%) Software Engineering
3 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 15 (25.00%) C++
4 15 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 14 (23.33%) SQL
6 13 (21.67%) Finance
7 12 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 11 (18.33%) BPMN
8 11 (18.33%) OO
9 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (15.00%) Degree
10 9 (15.00%) Business Analysis
11 8 (13.33%) Struts
11 8 (13.33%) HTML
11 8 (13.33%) Java
11 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
11 8 (13.33%) JSP
11 8 (13.33%) CRM
11 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
12 7 (11.67%) SDLC
12 7 (11.67%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (11.67%) CSS
12 7 (11.67%) XML
12 7 (11.67%) RUP
12 7 (11.67%) Migration
13 6 (10.00%) Automotive

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 6 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) FTP
1 1 (1.67%) Skype
1 1 (1.67%) SSH
1 1 (1.67%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.67%) Big Data
3 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.67%) HBase
3 1 (1.67%) Impala
3 1 (1.67%) Mahout
3 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.67%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) JUnit
2 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.33%) Ant
3 2 (3.33%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.67%) MyEclipse
4 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.67%) Toad
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Automotive
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
4 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Analyst
2 23 (38.33%) Business Analyst
3 19 (31.67%) Software Engineer
4 12 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Java Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Real Time Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Real Time Software Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Team Leader
9 4 (6.67%) CRM Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) HTML
1 8 (13.33%) JSP
1 8 (13.33%) Struts
2 7 (11.67%) CSS
2 7 (11.67%) XML
3 6 (10.00%) Servlets
3 6 (10.00%) Spring
3 6 (10.00%) Swing
4 5 (8.33%) .NET
4 5 (8.33%) AWT
4 5 (8.33%) OpenGL
4 5 (8.33%) XSLT
5 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.00%) JDBC
7 2 (3.33%) Ajax
7 2 (3.33%) EJB
7 2 (3.33%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (3.33%) JMS
7 2 (3.33%) jQuery
7 2 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.67%) Physics
7 1 (1.67%) PMI
7 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (33.33%) Use Case
2 19 (31.67%) Software Engineering
3 15 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 12 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 11 (18.33%) BPMN
5 11 (18.33%) OO
6 9 (15.00%) Business Analysis
7 8 (13.33%) CRM
8 7 (11.67%) Migration
8 7 (11.67%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (11.67%) RUP
8 7 (11.67%) SDLC
9 6 (10.00%) Change Management
9 6 (10.00%) OOD
10 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.33%) Scrum
11 4 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (6.67%) Software Testing
11 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) C++
2 14 (23.33%) SQL
3 8 (13.33%) Java
3 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.00%) Degree
3 5 (8.33%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.67%) ISEB
4 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) MISRA
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) P3O
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) Casewise
2 5 (8.33%) Sun
3 4 (6.67%) VMware
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle
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