The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for UML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UML over the 3 months to 29 June 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)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing UML 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 4.94% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £405 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -2.42% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.87%  

UML is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 60 94 116
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 74.07% 74.02% 83.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 163 309
Median daily rate £410 £413 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% -7.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £292 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £688 £559
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 8 11
Median hourly rate £17.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.82% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £38.63 £41.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.08 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in Cheltenham

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Cheltenham

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for UML.

1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Qt
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ESRI
2 1 (25.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) XAML
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Windows

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (25.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (25.00%) GUI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Tools Developer
2 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Qt
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) DSDM
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SSADM
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Borland
1 1 (25.00%) ESRI