Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 21 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 99 92
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7 -6
Contract jobs citing UML 23 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.17% 0.71% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.85% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 8
Bristol median daily rate £450 £450 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.87% -8.63%
10th Percentile £375 £310 £302
90th Percentile £538 £475 £420
South West median daily rate £450 £436 £400
% change year-on-year +3.21% +9.00% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Bristol median hourly rate £36.00 £42.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% - -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £41.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +15.85% -4.09% +19.37%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1568 1407 1387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.72% 83.16% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1063 1019 1080
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £535
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 66 37
Bristol median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.58% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.93 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.25 £46.25 £48.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +47.17%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in Bristol

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Bristol

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 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 Bristol region with a requirement for UML.

1 19 (82.61%) Software Engineering
2 17 (73.91%) Rational Rhapsody
3 16 (69.57%) C++
4 13 (56.52%) C
5 12 (52.17%) Linux
5 12 (52.17%) Wireshark
5 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
5 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
5 12 (52.17%) Rational DOORS
5 12 (52.17%) GDB
6 3 (13.04%) Finance
7 2 (8.70%) Unified Process
7 2 (8.70%) Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) RUP
7 2 (8.70%) Ada
7 2 (8.70%) Use Case
7 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.35%) 4G
8 1 (4.35%) High Availability
8 1 (4.35%) MISRA
8 1 (4.35%) Ada 95
8 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (4.35%) Network Virtualisation
8 1 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
8 1 (4.35%) Analytics

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.35%) 2G
2 1 (4.35%) 3G
2 1 (4.35%) 4G
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) LDAP
2 1 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Rational Rhapsody
2 12 (52.17%) GDB
2 12 (52.17%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (4.35%) VectorCAST
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Avionics
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Software Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Mortgage Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Ada Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Ada Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
4 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Software Engineering
2 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (8.70%) OO
2 2 (8.70%) Project Management
2 2 (8.70%) RUP
2 2 (8.70%) Unified Process
2 2 (8.70%) Use Case
3 1 (4.35%) Analytics
3 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
3 1 (4.35%) High Availability
3 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (4.35%) OOD
3 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C++
2 13 (56.52%) C
3 2 (8.70%) Ada
4 1 (4.35%) Ada 95
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Tcl
4 1 (4.35%) VB
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) DO-178B
1 1 (4.35%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Huawei
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) Nokia
1 1 (4.35%) VMware