Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 122 107
Rank change year-on-year +1 -15 +3
Contract jobs citing UML 18 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.65% 0.88% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.04% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 22
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £500 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +47.60% -9.67%
10th Percentile £291 £384 £300
90th Percentile £488 £563 £637
England median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
East Midlands median hourly rate - £50.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% -7.37%
England median hourly rate £44.75 £45.39 £42.45
% change year-on-year -1.41% +6.93% +6.13%

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 2,245 2,691 2,657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 81.55% 84.78% 83.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,432 1,692 1,699
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 103 57
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% -18.84%
10th Percentile £10.33 £9.60 £8.76
90th Percentile £44.75 £52.50 £41.30
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -8.70% - +4.55%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +13 6 £475 -5.00%
Leicestershire +11 5 £320 - 2
UML
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) XML
4 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 8 (44.44%) JSON
4 8 (44.44%) DevOps
5 7 (38.89%) C#
5 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
6 6 (33.33%) SOAP
6 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 6 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (33.33%) SOA
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (33.33%) Dell
6 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (33.33%) Boomi
6 6 (33.33%) QA
6 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 6 (33.33%) REST
7 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (27.78%) XPath
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
7 5 (27.78%) Shell Script

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 5 (27.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.56%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Boomi
2 2 (11.11%) iPaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (16.67%) JUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Mockito
3 2 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Lead Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Lead Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) JSON
1 8 (44.44%) XML
2 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 6 (33.33%) REST
3 6 (33.33%) SOAP
3 6 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) XSD
4 5 (27.78%) XSL
5 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 3 (16.67%) JPA
5 3 (16.67%) Spring
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
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
1 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) DevOps
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (33.33%) SOA
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 5 (27.78%) EAI
4 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (22.22%) Change Management
5 4 (22.22%) High Availability
5 4 (22.22%) V-Model
6 3 (16.67%) OO
6 3 (16.67%) OOP
6 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (11.11%) MVC
7 2 (11.11%) OWASP
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
4 5 (27.78%) XPath
4 5 (27.78%) XQuery
5 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.56%) TickIT
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Dell
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards