Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 20 August 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)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 130 114
Rank change year-on-year -38 -16 +27
Contract jobs citing UML 2 22 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.051% 0.57% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.69% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 48
Berkshire median daily rate - £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.22% +9.09%
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £37.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% -2.56%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,316 3,181 3,873
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.98% 83.03% 81.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,662 1,545 2,081
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +7.33%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £255
90th Percentile £575 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 126 128
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £15.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.00% -10.45% -25.56%
10th Percentile £8.04 £11.25 £11.18
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.25 £37.88
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.78 £22.50
% change year-on-year +26.39% -12.09% -

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in Berkshire

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Berkshire

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Berkshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Bracknell - 1 - -
UML
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing UML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for UML.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Process
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JTA
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) Multivariate Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) EJB

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SDL Web 8
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Java Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) JTA
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Servlets
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Struts
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Multivariate Testing
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Process
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore