Period
to 19 February 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 19 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 89 96
Rank change year-on-year -30 +7 +15
Contract jobs citing UML 11 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.50% 1.10% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.32% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 25
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +25.71% -20.00%
10th Percentile £265 £295 £263
90th Percentile £566 £526 £400
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £46.75 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
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 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 1,816 1,443 1,884
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.66% 83.75% 81.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 773 938
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +9.92%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £259
90th Percentile £538 £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 83 54 60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.75 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.03% -8.61% +29.12%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.31 £9.95
90th Percentile £48.60 £42.63 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year - -17.36% +51.25%

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 19 February 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 19 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
Milton Keynes -33 7 £475 +7.95% 1
High Wycombe - 4 - - 3
UML
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for UML.

1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) EAI
2 4 (36.36%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) Middleware
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) VxWorks
4 2 (18.18%) BPMN
4 2 (18.18%) Electronics
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) QNX
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 2 (18.18%) IGMP
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning

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 (18.18%) IGMP
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) DOORS Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) CRM Architect
3 1 (9.09%) CRM Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Robotics
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) VxWorks
2 1 (9.09%) FreeRTOS
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
1 4 (36.36%) EAI
1 4 (36.36%) SOA
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) BPMN
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
3 1 (9.09%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C++/CLI
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) QNX
2 1 (9.09%) Blue Prism