Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 136 107
Rank change year-on-year +16 -29 +2
Contract jobs citing UML 21 26 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.72% 0.73% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.88% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 31
Manchester median daily rate £400 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +23.29% -8.75%
10th Percentile £348 £333 £235
90th Percentile £491 £548 £450
North West median daily rate £400 £413 £381
% change year-on-year -3.03% +8.20% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £48.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +15.38% +5.41% -15.43%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2383 2969 3071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.16% 83.89% 80.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1529 1888 1815
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £236
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 54 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.13 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.70% -22.44% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.32 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +13.64% -27.92% +74.40%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in Manchester

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Manchester

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in Manchester

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Manchester

UML
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 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
Cheadle - 3 - -
UML
North West

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

1 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
2 10 (47.62%) Retail
2 10 (47.62%) Use Case
2 10 (47.62%) SDLC
3 9 (42.86%) ERD
3 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
6 5 (23.81%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (23.81%) Migration
6 5 (23.81%) B2B
7 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (19.05%) BPMN
7 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
8 3 (14.29%) Swing
8 3 (14.29%) SOA
8 3 (14.29%) Linux
9 2 (9.52%) Middleware
9 2 (9.52%) C#
9 2 (9.52%) C++
9 2 (9.52%) HTML

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.76%) ArchestrA
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) C++Builder
1 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (47.62%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Military
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Business Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Project Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Change Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Swing
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
3 1 (4.76%) Apache CXF
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) Java EE
3 1 (4.76%) JPA
3 1 (4.76%) JSF
3 1 (4.76%) JSP
3 1 (4.76%) Servlets
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) WinForms
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Acoustics
2 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
2 10 (47.62%) SDLC
2 10 (47.62%) Use Case
3 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 9 (42.86%) ERD
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) B2B
5 5 (23.81%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
5 5 (23.81%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (19.05%) BPMN
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (14.29%) SOA
7 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
8 2 (9.52%) System Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) GMP
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Embarcadero
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Wonderware