The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 29 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 of England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 92 104
Rank change year-on-year -15 +12  
Contract jobs citing UML 32 41 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.36% 1.60% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 2.00% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 26
East of England median daily rate £408 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.85% -12.54%  
10th Percentile £351 £338 £328
90th Percentile £450 £525 £575
England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
East of England median hourly rate - £50.78 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.04%  
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  

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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1967 2053 2461
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 83.70% 80.26% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4811 4492 4820
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
10th Percentile £284 £255 £261
90th Percentile £588 £588 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 409 430
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -6.06%  
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in the East of England

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in the East of England

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in the East of England

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in the East of England

UML
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 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
Essex -1 15 £425 -15.00% 3
Bedfordshire -3 12 £400 +68.14% 2
Hertfordshire -11 3 £410 +0.61%
Norfolk +3 2 £425 -
UML
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 of England region with a requirement for UML.

1 39 (39.00%) Oracle
2 36 (36.00%) XML
3 34 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (27.00%) Scrum
4 27 (27.00%) Middleware
4 27 (27.00%) SQL
5 26 (26.00%) Data Modelling
6 23 (23.00%) Configuration Management
7 22 (22.00%) Degree
7 22 (22.00%) Data Mapping
8 20 (20.00%) Data Integration
9 19 (19.00%) Validation
9 19 (19.00%) MySQL
9 19 (19.00%) XSLT
10 17 (17.00%) Java
10 17 (17.00%) SOA
10 17 (17.00%) MS Visio
11 16 (16.00%) J2EE
11 16 (16.00%) Software Engineering
11 16 (16.00%) Rational DOORS
11 16 (16.00%) Rational Rhapsody
12 15 (15.00%) Data Munging
12 15 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
12 15 (15.00%) Ingres
13 14 (14.00%) MATLAB
13 14 (14.00%) OO
13 14 (14.00%) Integration Testing
13 14 (14.00%) Security Cleared
14 13 (13.00%) Requirements Management
14 13 (13.00%) Requirements Analysis

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (11.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (9.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.00%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (5.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 4 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) MS Visio
2 12 (12.00%) Simulink
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) SpaceWire
1 1 (1.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.00%) MySQL
2 15 (15.00%) Ingres
3 12 (12.00%) Data Mining
3 12 (12.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.00%) Big Data
7 1 (1.00%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (16.00%) Rational DOORS
1 16 (16.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 8 (8.00%) PVCS
3 4 (4.00%) PowerDesigner
4 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.00%) JIRA
5 2 (2.00%) VectorCAST
6 1 (1.00%) Ant
6 1 (1.00%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.00%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.00%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.00%) GDB
6 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.00%) Gradle
6 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.00%) JMeter
6 1 (1.00%) JUnit
6 1 (1.00%) Maven
6 1 (1.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (4.00%) Finance
1 4 (4.00%) Retail
2 2 (2.00%) Automotive
2 2 (2.00%) Law
2 2 (2.00%) Legal
2 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.00%) Avionics
3 1 (1.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (35.00%) Analyst
1 35 (35.00%) Architect
2 27 (27.00%) Business Analyst
3 15 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 15 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (13.00%) Technical Architect
5 10 (10.00%) Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (7.00%) Ada Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Ada Software Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Data Architect
7 7 (7.00%) Digital Architect
7 7 (7.00%) Digital Technical Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Integration Developer
9 5 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) IT Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (36.00%) XML
2 27 (27.00%) Middleware
3 19 (19.00%) XSLT
4 16 (16.00%) J2EE
5 12 (12.00%) .NET
5 12 (12.00%) XML Schema
6 11 (11.00%) JSP
7 10 (10.00%) Servlets
8 8 (8.00%) IBM Integration Bus
8 8 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (4.00%) Web Services
10 3 (3.00%) Java EE
10 3 (3.00%) JPA
10 3 (3.00%) JSON
10 3 (3.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 3 (3.00%) REST
10 3 (3.00%) SOAP
10 3 (3.00%) WCF
10 3 (3.00%) WPF
10 3 (3.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.00%) SCADA
5 2 (2.00%) RIA
6 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.00%) Linux
2 7 (7.00%) Unix
3 6 (6.00%) VME
4 2 (2.00%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Windows
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.00%) Scrum
3 26 (26.00%) Data Modelling
4 23 (23.00%) Configuration Management
5 22 (22.00%) Data Mapping
6 20 (20.00%) Data Integration
7 19 (19.00%) Validation
8 17 (17.00%) SOA
9 16 (16.00%) Software Engineering
10 15 (15.00%) Data Munging
10 15 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (14.00%) Integration Testing
11 14 (14.00%) OO
12 13 (13.00%) Business Process Modelling
12 13 (13.00%) Data Transformation
12 13 (13.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 13 (13.00%) Requirements Management
13 12 (12.00%) Business Analysis
13 12 (12.00%) Statistical Analysis
13 12 (12.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.00%) SQL
2 17 (17.00%) Java
3 14 (14.00%) MATLAB
4 8 (8.00%) Ada
5 7 (7.00%) C
5 7 (7.00%) C++
6 6 (6.00%) Ada 95
6 6 (6.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.00%) C#
8 1 (1.00%) ANSI C
8 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.00%) PHP
8 1 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (22.00%) Degree
2 14 (14.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.00%) ISEB
4 5 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 6 (6.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.00%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.00%) ECSS
System Software
1 8 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.00%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 39 (39.00%) Oracle
2 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.00%) IBM
4 5 (5.00%) Fujitsu
5 2 (2.00%) hybris
5 2 (2.00%) SAP
6 1 (1.00%) CA
6 1 (1.00%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.00%) HP
6 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.00%) Serena
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