Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 22 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 88 106
Rank change year-on-year -32 +18 -3
Contract jobs citing UML 16 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.68% 1.32% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.56% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 22
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £440 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +30.37% -13.18%
10th Percentile £263 £307 £263
90th Percentile £600 £518 £450
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £385
% change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% +3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £44.33 £50.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.35% +8.70% +8.24%
10th Percentile £39.93 £47.50 £45.50
90th Percentile £48.18 £52.50 £46.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +20.00% -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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1930 1472 2109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.71% 84.16% 80.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 802 1108
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +9.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £254 £235 £238
90th Percentile £537 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 60 61
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.66 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.07% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £9.72 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.65 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in Buckinghamshire

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Buckinghamshire

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in Buckinghamshire

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Buckinghamshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Milton Keynes -34 14 £420 -9.19%
High Wycombe - 2 - -
UML
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for UML.

1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Business Process Modelling
3 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
3 5 (31.25%) Use Case
4 4 (25.00%) NAS
4 4 (25.00%) Competitor Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (25.00%) SAN
4 4 (25.00%) Middleware
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) EAI
4 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) EJB
5 3 (18.75%) J2EE
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) BPMN

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) NAS
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Extranet
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
1 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Ant
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) Gradle
1 2 (12.50%) Hudson
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Business Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) DOORS Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) EJB
2 3 (18.75%) J2EE
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) Java EE
3 2 (12.50%) JMS
3 2 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Online Games
2 1 (6.25%) Robotics
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Business Process Modelling
3 5 (31.25%) Use Case
4 4 (25.00%) Competitor Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) EAI
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
6 2 (12.50%) BPMN
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) High Availability
6 2 (12.50%) MapReduce
6 2 (12.50%) Open Source
6 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C++
1 3 (18.75%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Blue Prism
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft