Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 113 106
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 -5
Contract jobs citing UML 36 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.21% 1.03% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.26% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 13
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.35% +25.00%
10th Percentile £247 £312 £388
90th Percentile £488 £550 £460
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £47.50 £32.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £63.00 £41.38
England median hourly rate £43.00 £43.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year - -2.27% +18.92%

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 2,524 2,544 2,553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 84.56% 81.93% 81.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,556 1,558 1,569
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 77 70
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.32% -11.43% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.45 £10.95
90th Percentile £47.70 £41.60 £41.43
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.27
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.43% +10.81%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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
Nottinghamshire +9 24 £425 +9.68% 2
Derbyshire +5 6 £475 -5.00% 3
Leicestershire +4 2 £275 -19.41% 2
Northamptonshire +3 1 - - 4
Lincolnshire -2 1 - - 1
UML
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) Scrum
2 18 (50.00%) DevOps
3 16 (44.44%) OO
4 15 (41.67%) SQL
5 14 (38.89%) Java
5 14 (38.89%) XML
5 14 (38.89%) Data Modelling
5 14 (38.89%) JSON
6 12 (33.33%) XPath
6 12 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (33.33%) REST
6 12 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 12 (33.33%) XQuery
6 12 (33.33%) Dell
6 12 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
6 12 (33.33%) EAI
6 12 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 12 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 12 (33.33%) SOA
6 12 (33.33%) XSD
6 12 (33.33%) XSL
6 12 (33.33%) Unix
6 12 (33.33%) Linux
6 12 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 12 (33.33%) Oracle
6 12 (33.33%) SOAP
6 12 (33.33%) Boomi

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 12 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 12 (33.33%) Boomi
2 6 (16.67%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.78%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.56%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) Mockito
3 2 (5.56%) NUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.33%) Automotive
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
1 14 (38.89%) Business Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Business Development Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Development Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Software Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Software Development Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Software Development Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) PowerShell Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Development Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) JSON
1 14 (38.89%) XML
2 12 (33.33%) REST
2 12 (33.33%) SOAP
2 12 (33.33%) XSD
2 12 (33.33%) XSL
3 3 (8.33%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) CSS3
4 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) HTML5
4 2 (5.56%) RESTful
4 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (5.56%) XHTML
4 2 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
1 12 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 12 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) DevOps
2 18 (50.00%) Scrum
3 16 (44.44%) OO
4 14 (38.89%) Data Modelling
5 12 (33.33%) EAI
5 12 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
5 12 (33.33%) SOA
6 10 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (22.22%) SDLC
7 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (22.22%) Test Planning
7 8 (22.22%) User Stories
8 7 (19.44%) Information Management
8 7 (19.44%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (19.44%) Product Management
9 6 (16.67%) Change Management
10 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
10 5 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 12 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 12 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 12 (33.33%) XPath
3 12 (33.33%) XQuery
4 3 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Dell
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle
1 12 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) SAP