Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 17 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)
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 57 39
Rank change year-on-year +4 -18 +21
Contract jobs citing UML 2 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.45% 0.59% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.74% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Kent median daily rate £419 £525 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.24% +1.20% +88.64%
10th Percentile £402 £488 £263
90th Percentile £451 £563 £556
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +9.38% -5.88% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Kent median hourly rate - £45.00 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £44.12 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.01% +17.64% -2.60%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 374 408 420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 84.81% 80.31% 82.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 313 290
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +12.59%
10th Percentile £227 £226 £193
90th Percentile £600 £581 £569
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 11 7
Kent median hourly rate £38.00 £25.69 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.92% +22.33% -19.23%
10th Percentile £12.05 £13.00 £15.25
90th Percentile £43.00 £47.50 £114.40
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -2.17%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in Kent

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Kent

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 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 Kent region with a requirement for UML.

1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP