The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 58 50 50
Rank change year-on-year -8 0  
Contract jobs citing UML 5 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.90% 0.40% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.52% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 15
Median daily rate £350 - £420
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 - £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £600
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 - £35.75 -
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 438 388 571
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 79.06% 78.07% 84.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 305 371
Median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 35
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.28% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Oxfordshire

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in Oxfordshire

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Oxfordshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -4 4 £475 -
UML
South East

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) User Stories
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) Use Case
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) OAuth
4 3 (30.00%) JBoss
4 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (30.00%) JSP
4 3 (30.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (10.00%) User Experience
6 1 (10.00%) GDPR
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Confluence
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) CSS3
6 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (10.00%) Big Data
6 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (30.00%) JBoss
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) JSP
1 3 (30.00%) OAuth
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) User Stories
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (30.00%) Use Case
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) BPMN
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) OOD
6 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) SAP