Period
to 20 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 124 143
Rank change year-on-year -24 +19 +7
Contract jobs citing UML 20 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.50% 0.93% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 1.14% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 36
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £363 £311 £263
90th Percentile £486 £583 £563
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £41.00 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £48.23
% change year-on-year +9.76% -14.99% +20.58%

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 3,383 3,243 3,969
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.76% 81.61% 80.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,746 1,660 2,115
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.31%
10th Percentile £273 £235 £250
90th Percentile £588 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 122 155
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.12 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.72% -24.52% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.85 £11.33 £10.71
90th Percentile £46.00 £54.50 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.13
% change year-on-year - -17.01% +50.63%

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 February 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
Reading +6 11 £413 +10.00% 4
Slough -5 4 £388 +19.60% 6
Newbury - 2 - -
Bracknell -7 1 £450 -23.40%
UML
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 9 (45.00%) SQL
1 9 (45.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (35.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) Data Quality
3 6 (30.00%) ETL
3 6 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (30.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 6 (30.00%) GDPR
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Data Management
5 4 (20.00%) SysML
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) CRM
5 4 (20.00%) C
5 4 (20.00%) C++
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (20.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (15.00%) REST
6 3 (15.00%) User Stories
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (15.00%) Aerospace

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 2 (10.00%) Apache TomEE
1 2 (10.00%) Confluence
1 2 (10.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (10.00%) JBoss
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (10.00%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DOCSIS
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
1 2 (10.00%) SDH
2 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Maven
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Artifactory
2 2 (10.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.00%) FishEye
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (10.00%) jMock
2 2 (10.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Mockito
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Architect
1 5 (25.00%) Data Modeller
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Designer
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) EJB
1 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (15.00%) Java EE
1 3 (15.00%) JPA
1 3 (15.00%) JSF
1 3 (15.00%) REST
2 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (10.00%) Facelets
2 2 (10.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (10.00%) JSP
2 2 (10.00%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (10.00%) RichFaces
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) Vaadin
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) JFace
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.00%) Infotainment
5 1 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (35.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (30.00%) ETL
3 6 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) CRM
5 4 (20.00%) Data Management
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) SysML
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Use Case
6 3 (15.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C
2 4 (20.00%) C++
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) Ada
3 3 (15.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) Data Quality
1 6 (30.00%) GDPR
2 3 (15.00%) QA
3 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Google
1 2 (10.00%) HP
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) Red Hat