The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 26 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)
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 54 50
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4  
Contract jobs citing UML 14 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.23% 0.42% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 0.53% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 10
Median daily rate £425 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £500 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -1.80% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 394 378 505
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 90.78% 80.08% 78.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 183 295
Median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £228 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 93 40
Median hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.90% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.72 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £42.50 £46.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Essex

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Essex

UML
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 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
Southend-on-Sea - 10 £425 - 1
Brentwood - 2 - - 1
UML
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Essex region with a requirement for UML.

1 32 (88.89%) Oracle
2 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (75.00%) Scrum
4 26 (72.22%) XML
5 23 (63.89%) Middleware
6 22 (61.11%) Data Mapping
7 20 (55.56%) Data Integration
8 19 (52.78%) XSLT
9 18 (50.00%) MySQL
10 16 (44.44%) Data Modelling
10 16 (44.44%) Validation
11 15 (41.67%) Ingres
11 15 (41.67%) SQL
11 15 (41.67%) Data Munging
12 14 (38.89%) J2EE
13 13 (36.11%) Requirements Management
13 13 (36.11%) Requirements Analysis
14 12 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
14 12 (33.33%) Configuration Management
14 12 (33.33%) Data Mining
14 12 (33.33%) XML Schema
14 12 (33.33%) Oracle Database
14 12 (33.33%) Wireframes
15 11 (30.56%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
16 10 (27.78%) WebLogic
16 10 (27.78%) JSP
16 10 (27.78%) Servlets
16 10 (27.78%) OO
16 10 (27.78%) DevOps
16 10 (27.78%) Data Transformation

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (27.78%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) MySQL
2 15 (41.67%) Ingres
3 12 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 12 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) PVCS
2 4 (11.11%) PowerDesigner
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Law
1 2 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Analyst
2 16 (44.44%) Architect
3 13 (36.11%) Business Analyst
3 13 (36.11%) Technical Architect
4 9 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (19.44%) Digital Architect
5 7 (19.44%) Digital Technical Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) J2EE Architect
7 2 (5.56%) J2EE Technical Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Java Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Business IT Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) XML
2 23 (63.89%) Middleware
3 19 (52.78%) XSLT
4 14 (38.89%) J2EE
5 12 (33.33%) XML Schema
6 10 (27.78%) JSP
6 10 (27.78%) Servlets
7 3 (8.33%) XSD
8 2 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 5 (13.89%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (75.00%) Scrum
3 22 (61.11%) Data Mapping
4 20 (55.56%) Data Integration
5 16 (44.44%) Data Modelling
5 16 (44.44%) Validation
6 15 (41.67%) Data Munging
7 13 (36.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 13 (36.11%) Requirements Management
8 12 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 12 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
8 12 (33.33%) Wireframes
9 11 (30.56%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 10 (27.78%) Data Transformation
10 10 (27.78%) DevOps
10 10 (27.78%) OO
11 8 (22.22%) Business Process Modelling
11 8 (22.22%) Data Flow Diagram
12 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £349 to £465 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago