The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank - 33 37
Contract jobs citing UML 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 2.20% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.80% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -1.14% +20.83%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 223 214 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 78.80% 78.39% 65.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 126 131
Median daily rate £340 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.63% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.75% +150.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Leicestershire

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Leicestershire

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for UML.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (60.00%) High Availability
4 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (50.00%) Logistics
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) OOD
5 4 (40.00%) ISO 9001
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (40.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Java EE
5 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) V-Model
6 3 (30.00%) jMock
6 3 (30.00%) Use Case
6 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) jMock
2 3 (30.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Lead Software Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Development Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) Java EE
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) High Availability
4 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) Logistics
4 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (40.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (40.00%) OOD
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) V-Model
6 3 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
6 3 (30.00%) Use Case
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (10.00%) Change Management
8 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) OCMJD
4 2 (20.00%) OCPJWCD
4 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (30.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle