Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 July 2018 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 117 98
Rank change year-on-year -12 -19 +23
Contract jobs citing UML 18 33 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.61% 1.05% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.26% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 16
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £300 £321 £315
90th Percentile £488 £558 £648
England median daily rate £475 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 10
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +30.72% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £47.50 £32.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £67.50 £45.60
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,431 2,629 2,665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.77% 83.59% 82.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,487 1,631 1,656
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £253 £246
90th Percentile £538 £540 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 83 65
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -4.92% -10.29%
10th Percentile £10.33 £10.38 £11.04
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £43.15
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.16% +4.26% +11.90%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing UML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for UML in the East Midlands

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in the East Midlands

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in the East Midlands

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in the East Midlands

UML
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. 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
Derbyshire +14 8 £475 -5.00% 2
Leicestershire - 3 £275 - 1
Lincolnshire -3 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -11 1 - - 2
Northamptonshire -17 1 - -
UML
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing UML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for UML.

1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) XML
3 11 (61.11%) JSON
3 11 (61.11%) DevOps
4 9 (50.00%) Boomi
4 9 (50.00%) REST
4 9 (50.00%) Dell
4 9 (50.00%) SOAP
4 9 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
4 9 (50.00%) SOA
5 8 (44.44%) EAI
5 8 (44.44%) XQuery
5 8 (44.44%) Unix
5 8 (44.44%) Linux
5 8 (44.44%) XSD
5 8 (44.44%) XSL
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle
5 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
5 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
5 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
5 8 (44.44%) QA
5 8 (44.44%) XPath
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Boomi
2 4 (22.22%) iPaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) JUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Mockito
3 2 (11.11%) NUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Integration Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) JSON
1 11 (61.11%) XML
2 9 (50.00%) REST
2 9 (50.00%) SOAP
3 8 (44.44%) XSD
3 8 (44.44%) XSL
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 3 (16.67%) JPA
5 3 (16.67%) Spring
5 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) Ajax
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (11.11%) CSS3
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
1 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) DevOps
3 9 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (50.00%) SOA
4 8 (44.44%) EAI
5 7 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (27.78%) Change Management
8 4 (22.22%) OO
9 3 (16.67%) OOP
9 3 (16.67%) Scrum
9 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 2 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
10 2 (11.11%) MVC
10 2 (11.11%) OWASP
10 2 (11.11%) SDLC
10 2 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
11 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 8 (44.44%) XPath
2 8 (44.44%) XQuery
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Dell
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft