Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 34 28
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 +7
Contract jobs citing UML 21 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 6.93% 2.51% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.50% 3.31% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 1
Dorset median daily rate £475 £231 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +105.41% -15.91% -35.29%
10th Percentile £313 £200 £263
90th Percentile £535 £278 £288
South West median daily rate £450 £432 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +8.00% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 11
Dorset median hourly rate £47.50 - £41.24
10th Percentile £38.30 - £38.00
90th Percentile £48.75 - £43.75
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £40.50 £42.75
% change year-on-year +17.28% -5.26% +19.37%

UML is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 247 332 324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 81.52% 75.80% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 239 176
Dorset median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £198 £231 £231
90th Percentile £507 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 50
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £22.00 £41.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.05% -46.65% +146.65%
10th Percentile £11.91 £14.25 £24.73
90th Percentile £48.75 £28.65 £46.77
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +44.44%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Dorset over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Dorset over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for UML in Dorset

UML
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Weymouth +5 11 £325 +8.33%
Bournemouth +13 5 £490 +106.32%
Poole +4 3 £490 +145.00%
UML
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 12 (57.14%) OO
2 11 (52.38%) C++
3 10 (47.62%) Java
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
4 9 (42.86%) Degree
4 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 8 (38.10%) MS Visio
6 7 (33.33%) Eclipse
6 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 7 (33.33%) NetBeans
6 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (33.33%) Multithreading
7 5 (23.81%) Data Extraction
7 5 (23.81%) Software Delivery
7 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (19.05%) Banking
8 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) Validation
8 4 (19.05%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
8 4 (19.05%) User Stories
9 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (14.29%) PCoIP
9 3 (14.29%) Use Case
9 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (14.29%) Packer

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:

Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) PCoIP
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 7 (33.33%) NetBeans
1 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (19.05%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) C++ Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking Systems Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Linux Support
5 3 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (14.29%) VMS
3 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) OO
2 7 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) Data Extraction
3 5 (23.81%) Software Delivery
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
4 4 (19.05%) User Stories
4 4 (19.05%) Validation
5 3 (14.29%) Line Management
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Use Case
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Wireframes
7 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.76%) OOD
7 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
7 1 (4.76%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C++
2 10 (47.62%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Packer
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Xamarin