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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 17 28 36
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8  
Contract jobs citing UML 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.84% 0.46% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 0.55% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
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 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 105 181 228
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 74.47% 83.03% 76.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 98 120
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £236 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.22% -37.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

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

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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 Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Slough over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in Slough

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Slough

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 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 Slough region with a requirement for UML.

1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) GDB
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) SysML
3 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
3 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
3 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
3 3 (27.27%) Ada
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) MS Project
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (18.18%) Presales
4 2 (18.18%) GCC

UML
Top Related 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 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle CRM
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) GDB
2 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
3 2 (18.18%) GCC
General
1 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Project Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) UI Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3D Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graphics Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Presales Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Graphics Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) OO
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) SysML
3 2 (18.18%) Presales
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Deep Learning
4 1 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (9.09%) Product Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Ada
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Samsung
2 1 (9.09%) Siebel