Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 26 July 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 88 92
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 +8
Contract jobs citing UML 4 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.32% 1.60% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 1.88% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 24 16
Cheshire median daily rate £419 £424 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +11.51% -
10th Percentile £406 £363 £263
90th Percentile £442 £475 £475
North West median daily rate £425 £450 £388
% change year-on-year -5.56% +16.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £45.00
North West median hourly rate £40.75 £38.25 £45.50
% change year-on-year +6.54% -15.93% +18.18%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1031 1599 1653
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 83.41% 85.28% 86.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 1093 1014
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.21% +5.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £281
90th Percentile £525 £575 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 39 68
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £18.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.43% -4.19% -36.47%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £44.95 £43.75
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £29.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +19.66% +6.36% +23.94%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in Cheshire

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Cheshire

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Cheshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Chester +13 1 £425 +3.03% 3
UML
North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for UML.

1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (75.00%) Kanban
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Mingle
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
1 3 (75.00%) Trello
2 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (50.00%) GDPR
2 2 (50.00%) Data Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Workday
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Business Integration Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Kanban
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Data Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) Workday