The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 24 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)
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 27 27
Rank change year-on-year +12 0  
Contract jobs citing UML 14 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 8.00% 1.40% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 1.75% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £450 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -1.80% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Exeter with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 140 114 116
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 80.00% 79.72% 69.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 58 59
Median daily rate £400 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 4
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.18%  
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 Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter 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 Exeter

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Exeter

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Exeter

For the 6 months to 24 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 Exeter region with a requirement for UML.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (80.95%) Spring
2 17 (80.95%) Maven
2 17 (80.95%) JUnit
2 17 (80.95%) Open Source
2 17 (80.95%) Spring Boot
3 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (61.90%) OOA/OOD
4 13 (61.90%) OpenShift
5 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
5 11 (52.38%) Microservices
5 11 (52.38%) Cloud Native
6 9 (42.86%) Kubernetes
6 9 (42.86%) GWT
6 9 (42.86%) Struts
6 9 (42.86%) Google
7 6 (28.57%) MVC
7 6 (28.57%) Struts2
7 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 6 (28.57%) Spring MVC
8 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
8 5 (23.81%) Dojo
8 5 (23.81%) Web Services
8 5 (23.81%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) CSS
8 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (9.52%) Scrum
11 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) OpenShift
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) JUnit
1 17 (80.95%) Maven
2 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
1 19 (90.48%) Java Developer
2 3 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Principal Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Principal Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Business Development Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Development Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Software Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Software Development Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Software Development Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) Spring
1 17 (80.95%) Spring Boot
2 9 (42.86%) GWT
2 9 (42.86%) Struts
3 6 (28.57%) Spring MVC
3 6 (28.57%) Struts2
4 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
4 5 (23.81%) CSS
4 5 (23.81%) Dojo
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 2 (9.52%) .NET
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.52%) CSS3
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Open Source
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) OOA/OOD
4 11 (52.38%) Microservices
5 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 6 (28.57%) MVC
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) SSADM
7 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.76%) Change Control
8 1 (4.76%) High Availability
8 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
8 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) VMware