The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 28 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)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 16 32
Contract jobs citing UML 0 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - 6.92% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.09% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 1
Median daily rate - £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +80.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -1.81% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% +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 Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 111 121 235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 80.43% 76.10% 85.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 82 140
Median daily rate £425 £423 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +17.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £471 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -32.43%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Slough

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 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 Slough region with a requirement for UML.

1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Samsung
2 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (25.00%) Product Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Deep Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) SysML
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle CRM
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Business Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graphics Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Presales Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Graphics Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Deep Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Product Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Ada
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Samsung
2 1 (25.00%) Siebel