The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 25 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 55 58
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3  
Contract jobs citing UML 10 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.36% 0.92% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.10% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 14
Median daily rate £406 £463 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £398 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £493 £490
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 626 545 676
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 85.05% 83.46% 81.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 308 391
Median daily rate £400 £406 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +3.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 9
Median hourly rate £16.25 £11.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.04 £9.00 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £13.50 £40.00
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 Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Milton Keynes

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in Milton Keynes

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for UML.

1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Use Case
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle
3 10 (52.63%) OO
4 8 (42.11%) Java
4 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
4 8 (42.11%) Business Process Modelling
5 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
5 7 (36.84%) Scrum
5 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
6 6 (31.58%) Web Services
6 6 (31.58%) XML
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) Change Management
7 5 (26.32%) Windows
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
7 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
7 5 (26.32%) BPMN
7 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
8 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 4 (21.05%) Records Management
8 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) NAS
8 4 (21.05%) Struts2

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (15.79%) Confluence
1 3 (15.79%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (15.79%) IIS
1 3 (15.79%) LiveCycle
1 3 (15.79%) SAS
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) NAS
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
2 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.79%) DB2
3 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.53%) Big Data
4 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
3 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
3 3 (15.79%) SonarQube
3 3 (15.79%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (10.53%) Ant
4 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
4 2 (10.53%) Gradle
4 2 (10.53%) Hudson
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Law
3 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Business Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Finance Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Finance Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Process Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Project Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) CSS
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
1 6 (31.58%) Web Services
1 6 (31.58%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) DHTML
2 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (21.05%) JSF
2 4 (21.05%) JSP
2 4 (21.05%) Spring
2 4 (21.05%) Struts
2 4 (21.05%) Struts2
3 3 (15.79%) J2EE
4 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) Drools
4 2 (10.53%) EJB
4 2 (10.53%) Java EE
4 2 (10.53%) JMS
4 2 (10.53%) JPA
4 2 (10.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) Online Games
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 3 (15.79%) zOS
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Use Case
3 10 (52.63%) OO
4 8 (42.11%) Business Process Modelling
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
5 7 (36.84%) Scrum
6 6 (31.58%) Change Management
7 5 (26.32%) BPMN
8 4 (21.05%) Competitor Analysis
8 4 (21.05%) Project Management
8 4 (21.05%) Records Management
8 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 4 (21.05%) Workflow
9 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
9 3 (15.79%) ITSM
9 3 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (15.79%) Service Management
9 3 (15.79%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (15.79%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) APMG
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe
2 3 (15.79%) ILOG
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat