Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 35 -
Rank change year-on-year -39 - -
Contract jobs citing UML 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.19% 1.49% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Belfast median daily rate £470 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.05% - -
County Antrim median daily rate £470 £405 -
% change year-on-year +16.05% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

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 Belfast with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 528 212 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 89.64% 79.10% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 127 56
Belfast median daily rate £413 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +8.53% +2.38%
10th Percentile £303 £138 £101
90th Percentile £500 £425 £525
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £350 £323
% change year-on-year +17.86% +8.53% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 2
Belfast median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.75% -6.56% +17.31%
10th Percentile £10.45 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £23.75 £18.00 £16.38
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +7.69% -14.75% +17.31%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Electronic Trading
2 5 (71.43%) Low Latency
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Sencha
3 2 (28.57%) KDB
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Struts
3 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (28.57%) RAD
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) KDB
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C++ Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
1 2 (28.57%) Struts
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Electronic Trading
1 5 (71.43%) Low Latency
1 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
2 2 (28.57%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Sencha