The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 41 39 32
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7  
Contract jobs citing UML 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.56% 1.69% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 2.03% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £355 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.25% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -1.14% +20.83%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 307 295 235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 86.72% 83.33% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 195 126
Median daily rate £445 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Coventry

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Coventry

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

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

1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Swing
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) AWT
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AWT
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Struts
1 2 (66.67%) Swing
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sun