Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for UML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UML over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 53 30
Rank change year-on-year +10 -23 +29
Contract jobs citing UML 16 1 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.56% 0.18% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 0.21% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 5
Bedfordshire median daily rate £554 - £450
10th Percentile £363 - £400
90th Percentile £607 - £483
East of England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 19
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £50.78 - £50.68
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £49.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year -9.55% +4.74% +26.67%

UML is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 532 473 527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 85.26% 85.53% 86.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 310 355
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% -
10th Percentile £206 £231 £265
90th Percentile £613 £584 £606
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 61
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -62.67% +114.29%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.72 £10.00
90th Percentile £49.68 £14.00 £50.68
East of England median hourly rate £33.92 £33.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% +10.83% +21.21%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing UML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for UML in Bedfordshire

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing UML in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Bedfordshire

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in Bedfordshire

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Bedfordshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 12 £515 - 1
UML
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for UML.

1 10 (62.50%) Web Services
1 10 (62.50%) TOGAF
2 9 (56.25%) JMS
2 9 (56.25%) Data Modelling
3 8 (50.00%) Retail
4 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (31.25%) Java EE
5 5 (31.25%) SaaS
5 5 (31.25%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (31.25%) Data Analytics
5 5 (31.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 5 (31.25%) Analytics
5 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
5 5 (31.25%) Servlets
5 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (31.25%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) C++
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) EJB
6 4 (25.00%) JDBC
6 4 (25.00%) SOAP
6 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (25.00%) Snowflake Schema
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (25.00%) WildFly
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (6.25%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (25.00%) Snowflake Schema
3 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon QuickSight
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.25%) HBase
4 1 (6.25%) Impala
4 1 (6.25%) Mahout
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) QlikView
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (6.25%) VectorCAST
General
1 8 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Architect
2 9 (56.25%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Data Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Real Time Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Ada Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Ada Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modeller
6 1 (6.25%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Web Services
2 9 (56.25%) JMS
3 5 (31.25%) Java EE
3 5 (31.25%) Servlets
4 4 (25.00%) EJB
4 4 (25.00%) JDBC
4 4 (25.00%) JPA
4 4 (25.00%) REST
4 4 (25.00%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) GraphX
5 1 (6.25%) MLlib
5 1 (6.25%) Spring
5 1 (6.25%) TensorFlow
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) TOGAF
2 9 (56.25%) Data Modelling
3 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Analytics
4 5 (31.25%) Data Analytics
4 5 (31.25%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (31.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
5 4 (25.00%) Data Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) Validation
7 2 (12.50%) ETL
7 2 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C++
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Ada
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
3 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.25%) DO-178B
1 1 (6.25%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Capita
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) hybris
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Tableau
2 1 (6.25%) Workday