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 3 months to 23 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 75 100
Rank change year-on-year -3 +25  
Contract jobs citing UML 21 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.38% 1.23% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.49% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 1
Median daily rate £500 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.35% +9.61%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -1.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £44.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -  
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1290 1274 1261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 84.98% 82.19% 77.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 814 784 779
Median daily rate £413 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 33 30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.37% -23.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.50 £10.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.50 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincolnshire - 8 - -
Derbyshire -11 7 £500 +48.14%
Nottinghamshire -8 3 £500 -12.28% 2
Northamptonshire - 2 £475 -
UML
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for UML.

1 16 (48.48%) OO
2 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) User Experience
2 13 (39.39%) SOLID
3 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 12 (36.36%) Scrum
3 12 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 12 (36.36%) WPF
3 12 (36.36%) VB
3 12 (36.36%) C#
3 12 (36.36%) DCOM
3 12 (36.36%) Windows
4 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 10 (30.30%) ArcGIS
5 10 (30.30%) Military
5 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (30.30%) COM
5 10 (30.30%) Avionics
5 10 (30.30%) NServiceBus
5 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
5 10 (30.30%) Link 16
5 10 (30.30%) MIL-STD-1553
6 9 (27.27%) Business Analysis
7 8 (24.24%) Degree
7 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (24.24%) C

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 10 (30.30%) ArcGIS
1 10 (30.30%) NServiceBus
2 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) Mule
4 1 (3.03%) Mule ESB
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Link 16
2 2 (6.06%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) DB2
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) ERwin
1 2 (6.06%) Maven
1 2 (6.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Mockito
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (30.30%) Avionics
1 10 (30.30%) Military
2 6 (18.18%) Automotive
2 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
1 10 (30.30%) C# Software Engineer
1 10 (30.30%) Software Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) Business IT Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) IT Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) IT Business Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) Software Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Senior IT Business Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) Architect
8 3 (9.09%) UI Developer
9 2 (6.06%) UI Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) UI/UX Developer
9 2 (6.06%) UX Developer
9 2 (6.06%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 12 (36.36%) DCOM
2 12 (36.36%) WPF
3 10 (30.30%) COM
4 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.09%) JMS
4 3 (9.09%) JPA
4 3 (9.09%) REST
4 3 (9.09%) Servlets
4 3 (9.09%) Spring
4 3 (9.09%) Web Services
4 3 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (9.09%) XML
5 2 (6.06%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.06%) HTML
5 2 (6.06%) J2SE
6 1 (3.03%) J2EE
6 1 (3.03%) JSP
6 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) User Experience
2 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) DataPower
3 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) OO
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) SOLID
3 12 (36.36%) Scrum
3 12 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
6 9 (27.27%) Business Analysis
7 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Business Process Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 6 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) SDLC
8 6 (18.18%) Software Delivery
9 5 (15.15%) Logical Data Model
10 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
10 4 (12.12%) Migration
11 3 (9.09%) Case Management
11 3 (9.09%) TDD
11 3 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) C#
1 12 (36.36%) VB
2 8 (24.24%) C
3 7 (21.21%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (24.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (24.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) MIL-STD-1553
2 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Talend
3 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.03%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) KANA
3 1 (3.03%) Kony
3 1 (3.03%) Pega
3 1 (3.03%) Sybase