The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for UML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UML over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 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)
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 23 22
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1  
Contract jobs citing UML 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.33% 1.77% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.06% 2.11% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £466 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.17 £36.20
% change year-on-year -0.39% +19.25%  

UML is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 178 95 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 85.58% 84.07% 80.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 44 43
Median daily rate £400 £300 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +39.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £109 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.81 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.89% -17.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing UML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for UML in Belfast

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Belfast

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Belfast region with a requirement for UML.

1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (58.33%) C
3 5 (41.67%) Electronic Trading
3 5 (41.67%) Low Latency
3 5 (41.67%) Linux

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Electronic Trading
2 5 (41.67%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) C
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £466.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago