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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing UML 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - - 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.09 £36.40
% change year-on-year -0.19% +18.36%  

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 33 51 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 64.71% 66.23% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 75
Median daily rate £365 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.11% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £324 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% -0.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing UML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 30 March 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
3 2 (50.00%) Gradle
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Hudson
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) JMS

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%) Anypoint
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (25.00%) Mule
1 1 (25.00%) Mule ESB
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) EJB
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) RAML
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) API Design
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Domain Models
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) SAP