Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 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)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 103 141
Rank change year-on-year -44 +38 +24
Contract jobs citing UML 21 69 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.52% 1.61% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 1.98% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 47 36
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £312 £263
90th Percentile £625 £595 £556
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £386
% change year-on-year -5.88% +10.03% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.49% +6.94% -
10th Percentile £40.50 £36.35 £35.50
90th Percentile £41.50 £40.25 £37.10
South East median hourly rate £44.12 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +17.64% -4.46% -7.10%

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 3384 3486 3965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.45% 81.26% 78.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1770 1872 2185
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £544
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 133 178
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -41.67% +73.91%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £13.35
90th Percentile £39.60 £48.50 £44.13
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £25.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -9.80% -5.56% +54.29%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 25 November 2017. 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
Reading +7 14 £475 +7.95% 1
Slough -7 3 £388 -13.89% 1
Newbury -3 2 - -
UML
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for UML.

1 9 (42.86%) SQL
1 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 6 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (28.57%) Information Security
2 6 (28.57%) ETL
2 6 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 6 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 6 (28.57%) Business Process Mapping
2 6 (28.57%) GDPR
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 4 (19.05%) Symantec
4 4 (19.05%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
4 4 (19.05%) Tripwire
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) OpenStack
4 4 (19.05%) ArcSight
4 4 (19.05%) SIEM
4 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) Data Structures
4 4 (19.05%) ArchiMate
4 4 (19.05%) CyberArk
4 4 (19.05%) Private Cloud

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 4 (19.05%) OpenStack
2 2 (9.52%) Apache TomEE
2 2 (9.52%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) GlassFish
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Google App Engine
1 2 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (9.52%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DOCSIS
1 2 (9.52%) SDH
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Artifactory
1 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
1 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.52%) FishEye
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA Agile
1 2 (9.52%) jMock
1 2 (9.52%) JUnit
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
1 2 (9.52%) Mockito
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Data Modeller
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Security Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Application Development Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 3 (14.29%) EJB
2 2 (9.52%) Facelets
2 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
2 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
2 2 (9.52%) Java EE
2 2 (9.52%) JPA
2 2 (9.52%) JSF
2 2 (9.52%) JSP
2 2 (9.52%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) RichFaces
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 2 (9.52%) Vaadin
3 1 (4.76%) Angular 2
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) JFace
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Data Structures
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) Private Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 6 (28.57%) Business Process Mapping
2 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 6 (28.57%) ETL
2 6 (28.57%) Information Security
2 6 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) ArchiMate
4 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (19.05%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) SIEM
4 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
4 4 (19.05%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) C
2 3 (14.29%) C++
2 3 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) Ada
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) Data Quality
1 6 (28.57%) GDPR
2 3 (14.29%) QA
3 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) ArcSight
1 4 (19.05%) CyberArk
1 4 (19.05%) Symantec
1 4 (19.05%) Tripwire
2 2 (9.52%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat