Period
to 22 May 2018

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 May 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 108 87
Rank change year-on-year -17 -21 +16
Contract jobs citing UML 7 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.34% 0.82% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.98% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 15
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £431 £438 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.43% +12.18% -13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £302 £327
90th Percentile £469 £475 £411
South East median daily rate £450 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +10.43% +1.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £47.50 £40.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.28% +5.19% -9.41%
10th Percentile £44.45 £38.10 £37.75
90th Percentile £48.75 £43.30 £39.25
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% -6.82% +10.00%

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 1,723 1,625 1,696
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.92% 83.42% 85.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 793 914
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +12.68%
10th Percentile £255 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £530
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 47 38
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £16.00 £14.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.19% +10.46% -12.21%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.08 £10.68
90th Percentile £48.00 £77.50 £43.98
South East median hourly rate £22.30 £20.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year +7.47% -12.63% +5.56%

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 May 2018.

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 May 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
Milton Keynes -20 4 £431 -1.43% 3
High Wycombe - 2 - -
UML
South East

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

1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (28.57%) Struts2
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) IGMP
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) JSF
3 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) Struts
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Java

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) JasperReports
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) DHTML
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) JSF
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Struts
3 2 (28.57%) Struts2
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) VxWorks
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) FreeRTOS
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Records Management
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) EAI
3 1 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) QNX
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware