Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 20 November 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 46 58
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 +2
Contract jobs citing UML 8 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.22% 3.83% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 4.83% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 21 13
Gloucestershire median daily rate £405 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.95% +17.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £389 £348 £313
90th Percentile £417 £600 £423
South West median daily rate £450 £432 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +8.00% -9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £57.50 £41.75 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.72% -2.91% +1.18%
10th Percentile £52.25 £39.23 £41.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £43.68 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £41.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +15.85% -4.09% +20.00%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 535 725 775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.43% 79.32% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 425 473
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £233 £215 £213
90th Percentile £555 £550 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 67 41
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.00 £38.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% -8.43% +15.28%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.20 £26.25
90th Percentile £56.23 £46.60 £54.90
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.89
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.99% +49.56%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing UML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for UML in Gloucestershire

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Gloucestershire

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Gloucestershire

UML
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Cheltenham +11 4 £405 -32.50%
Tewkesbury - 3 - -
UML
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for UML.

1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (37.50%) ESRI
3 3 (37.50%) ArcGIS
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) XAML
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) MVVM
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) Qt
4 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Borland
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Sequence Diagram
5 1 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
5 1 (12.50%) Big Data
5 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) Gradle
5 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (37.50%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
3 1 (12.50%) C++Builder
3 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (12.50%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) Hudson
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# WPF Developer
2 3 (37.50%) WPF Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) WPF
2 2 (25.00%) Qt
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) EJB
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) MVVM
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Sequence Diagram
4 1 (12.50%) BPMN
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) DSDM
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SSADM
4 1 (12.50%) SysML
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) XAML
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) ESRI
2 2 (25.00%) Borland
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Serena