The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 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)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 30 18
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12  
Contract jobs citing UML 1 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.75% 1.58% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 2.05% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £300 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -1.80% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £45.25 £41.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.55% +7.50%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 105 195 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 78.95% 77.08% 78.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 140 82
Median daily rate £375 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £534 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £40.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Dorset

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Dorset

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

1 5 (55.56%) OLAP
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
1 5 (55.56%) OLTP
1 5 (55.56%) ERwin
1 5 (55.56%) MagicDraw
1 5 (55.56%) Data Management
1 5 (55.56%) Data Integration
1 5 (55.56%) Data Architecture
1 5 (55.56%) Information Architecture
1 5 (55.56%) Data Lake
2 4 (44.44%) Reference Data Management
2 4 (44.44%) Lucene
2 4 (44.44%) Requirements Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
2 4 (44.44%) Metadata Management
2 4 (44.44%) Pentaho
2 4 (44.44%) Apache Solr
2 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 4 (44.44%) Taxonomies
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Reference Data
2 4 (44.44%) SysML
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Informatica
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 4 (44.44%) Apache Solr
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Data Lake
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (55.56%) OLAP
1 5 (55.56%) OLTP
2 4 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (44.44%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) ERwin
1 5 (55.56%) MagicDraw
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Wholesale Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Requirements Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Information Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Data Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Business Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Lucene
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Reference Data
1 4 (44.44%) Taxonomies
2 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Architecture
1 5 (55.56%) Data Integration
1 5 (55.56%) Data Management
1 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
1 5 (55.56%) Information Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Metadata Management
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Reference Data Management
2 4 (44.44%) Requirements Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) SysML
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (22.22%) RDF
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SPARQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) COBOL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Informatica
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle