Period
to 15 October 2018

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 6 months to 15 October 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 of England
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 127 127
Rank change year-on-year -27 0 -8
Contract jobs citing UML 61 81 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.20% 1.62% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.90% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 46 25
East of England median daily rate £538 £409 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.50% -9.17% -
10th Percentile £385 £310 £349
90th Percentile £653 £562 £525
England median daily rate £475 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 13
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% -15.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £42.38 £41.25 £43.75
90th Percentile £54.09 £43.75 £53.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +1.84%

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,327 4,252 4,040
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.04% 85.09% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,526 2,443 2,302
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £220
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 266 326
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.50 £26.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.44% +16.94% +5.64%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.75 £46.88
England median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -16.01% +11.11% +3.45%

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 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 15 October 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
Hertfordshire +7 25 £463 +12.80% 4
Essex -37 15 £550 +35.47% 4
Bedfordshire +9 11 £580 +0.87% 2
Cambridgeshire - 9 £438 - 5
Suffolk - 1 £365 - 3
UML
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 of England region with a requirement for UML.

1 21 (34.43%) Java
1 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (34.43%) Software Engineering
2 18 (29.51%) Security Cleared
3 16 (26.23%) Web Services
3 16 (26.23%) SC Cleared
4 15 (24.59%) C
4 15 (24.59%) Configuration Management
5 14 (22.95%) E-Commerce
5 14 (22.95%) Retail
6 13 (21.31%) C++
6 13 (21.31%) Rational DOORS
6 13 (21.31%) REST
6 13 (21.31%) Rational Rhapsody
7 12 (19.67%) Rational Team Concert
8 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
8 11 (18.03%) Unit Testing
8 11 (18.03%) Spring
8 11 (18.03%) Linux
8 11 (18.03%) TOGAF
9 10 (16.39%) TDD
9 10 (16.39%) Wireshark
9 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (16.39%) GDB
10 9 (14.75%) Scrum
10 9 (14.75%) C#
10 9 (14.75%) SQL
10 9 (14.75%) .NET
11 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
11 8 (13.11%) JUnit

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 4 (6.56%) JBoss
2 3 (4.92%) Apache
2 3 (4.92%) NServiceBus
3 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.64%) Confluence
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.28%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.92%) SaaS
3 1 (1.64%) AtomSphere
3 1 (1.64%) Boomi
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
3 1 (1.64%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) Wireshark
2 3 (4.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.64%) SpaceWire
3 1 (1.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (8.20%) GIS
3 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.92%) MySQL
3 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.28%) Big Data
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.64%) DB2
5 1 (1.64%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Rational DOORS
1 13 (21.31%) Rational Rhapsody
2 12 (19.67%) Rational Team Concert
3 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
4 10 (16.39%) GDB
5 8 (13.11%) JUnit
6 6 (9.84%) Subversion
7 5 (8.20%) Maven
7 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
8 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
9 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
9 3 (4.92%) JIRA
9 3 (4.92%) PowerDesigner
9 3 (4.92%) Selenium
9 3 (4.92%) SoapUI
10 2 (3.28%) CruiseControl
10 2 (3.28%) Eclipse RCP
10 2 (3.28%) Hudson
10 2 (3.28%) Redmine
10 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (22.95%) Retail
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Marketing
4 3 (4.92%) Electronics
4 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.64%) Avionics
6 1 (1.64%) Law
6 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Architect
2 17 (27.87%) Software Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Analyst
3 11 (18.03%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (16.39%) Business Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Developer
5 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Data Architect
6 3 (4.92%) HR Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) HR Business Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Java Architect
7 2 (3.28%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Java Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Lead Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Retail Business Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) Web Services
2 13 (21.31%) REST
3 11 (18.03%) Spring
4 9 (14.75%) .NET
5 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
6 6 (9.84%) JPA
6 6 (9.84%) JSON
6 6 (9.84%) Middleware
6 6 (9.84%) XML
7 5 (8.20%) GWT
7 5 (8.20%) Hibernate
7 5 (8.20%) WPF
8 4 (6.56%) Apache Flex
8 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
8 4 (6.56%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (6.56%) Entity Framework
8 4 (6.56%) JMS
8 4 (6.56%) Spring MVC
9 3 (4.92%) SOAP
9 3 (4.92%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
1 4 (6.56%) User Experience
2 3 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.92%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.28%) Life Science
3 2 (3.28%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (34.43%) Software Engineering
2 15 (24.59%) Configuration Management
3 14 (22.95%) E-Commerce
4 11 (18.03%) TOGAF
4 11 (18.03%) Unit Testing
5 10 (16.39%) TDD
6 9 (14.75%) Scrum
7 8 (13.11%) OO
8 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
9 6 (9.84%) Microservices
10 5 (8.20%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.20%) Content Management
10 5 (8.20%) Data Integration
10 5 (8.20%) Kanban
10 5 (8.20%) MVC
10 5 (8.20%) SOA
10 5 (8.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) Java
2 15 (24.59%) C
3 13 (21.31%) C++
4 9 (14.75%) C#
4 9 (14.75%) SQL
5 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.92%) Java 8
7 3 (4.92%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Security Cleared
2 16 (26.23%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) Degree
4 3 (4.92%) ISEB
5 2 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.64%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.64%) PhD
6 1 (1.64%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.92%) GDPR
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ECSS
2 1 (1.64%) MIL-STD-1553
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Kibana
1 1 (1.64%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) SAP
2 5 (8.20%) hybris
3 4 (6.56%) Google
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) Workday
4 3 (4.92%) Adobe
5 2 (3.28%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.28%) Avaya
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.28%) Splunk
6 1 (1.64%) BT
6 1 (1.64%) Dell
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) Mercator