Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 21 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)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 76 48
Contract jobs citing UML 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - 0.25% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.28% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Shropshire median daily rate - - £285
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £37.25 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -12.35% - +32.81%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 367 708 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 92.91% 90.19% 90.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 282 112
Shropshire median daily rate £463 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.12% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £358 £310 £263
90th Percentile £589 £574 £555
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 17
Shropshire median hourly rate £30.06 £43.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.90% +74.00% +5.54%
10th Percentile £22.59 £42.75 £12.35
90th Percentile £38.68 £44.25 £40.87
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in Shropshire

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Shropshire