The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 30 April 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)
England / South East
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 166 101
Rank change year-on-year +7 -65  
Contract jobs citing UML 98 111 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.20% 1.14% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.41% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 70 113
Median daily rate £425 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -0.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £275 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £528 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £415
% change year-on-year +3.03% -0.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 11
Median hourly rate £41.25 £42.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +8.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.40 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.27
% change year-on-year +0.11% +13.89%  

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6696 7860 7882
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.17% 80.84% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3865 4888 4414
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 254 287
Median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £12.50 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £48.50 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +18.03%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in the South East

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in the South East over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in the South East

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in the South East

UML
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Hampshire +11 36 £475 +26.66% 5
West Sussex +24 18 £431 +43.50% 3
Berkshire +24 16 £413 -2.94% 6
Surrey +1 14 £400 -20.00% 5
Buckinghamshire -9 8 £450 +24.13%
Oxfordshire -1 4 £460 +60.00%
East Sussex -1 2 £413 +61.76%
UML
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 South East region with a requirement for UML.

1 69 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (24.86%) Scrum
2 44 (24.86%) Java
3 43 (24.29%) Finance
4 41 (23.16%) Degree
5 36 (20.34%) Security Cleared
6 32 (18.08%) Oracle
7 31 (17.51%) SC Cleared
8 30 (16.95%) Windows
9 29 (16.38%) Use Case
10 27 (15.25%) OO
10 27 (15.25%) C#
11 25 (14.12%) SQL
11 25 (14.12%) Microsoft
11 25 (14.12%) BPMN
12 24 (13.56%) C++
12 24 (13.56%) HTML
13 23 (12.99%) JavaScript
13 23 (12.99%) XML
14 22 (12.43%) .NET
14 22 (12.43%) JIRA
15 21 (11.86%) Software Engineering
16 20 (11.30%) CSS
17 19 (10.73%) Spring
17 19 (10.73%) User Stories
17 19 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (10.17%) Telecoms
18 18 (10.17%) Data Modelling
18 18 (10.17%) ISEB

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (8.47%) JBoss
2 12 (6.78%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.65%) Apache
4 4 (2.26%) Confluence
4 4 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.69%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (1.69%) IIS
5 3 (1.69%) LiveCycle
5 3 (1.69%) SAS
5 3 (1.69%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.56%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 12 (6.78%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Staffware
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.56%) Sonata
2 1 (0.56%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.69%) CloudSense
4 1 (0.56%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.08%) Firewall
2 6 (3.39%) LDAP
3 4 (2.26%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.13%) Broadband
4 2 (1.13%) DNS
4 2 (1.13%) IGMP
4 2 (1.13%) SMTP
4 2 (1.13%) SNMP
4 2 (1.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.56%) BGP
5 1 (0.56%) HTTP
5 1 (0.56%) MPLS
5 1 (0.56%) OSPF
5 1 (0.56%) PBX
5 1 (0.56%) SSL
5 1 (0.56%) Telnet
5 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.78%) Big Data
3 10 (5.65%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.08%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.95%) Geospatial Data
5 7 (3.95%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.95%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.95%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.39%) IBM InfoSphere
6 6 (3.39%) Power BI
7 5 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (2.82%) MySQL
8 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.69%) DB2
9 2 (1.13%) GIS
9 2 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (12.43%) JIRA
2 12 (6.78%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.21%) JUnit
3 11 (6.21%) Visual Studio
4 9 (5.08%) Subversion
4 9 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.52%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.39%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.39%) Maven
7 5 (2.82%) GDB
7 5 (2.82%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (2.26%) ClearCase
8 4 (2.26%) Gradle
8 4 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (2.26%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.69%) Ant
9 3 (1.69%) jMock
9 3 (1.69%) Mockito
9 3 (1.69%) Selenium
9 3 (1.69%) SonarQube
General
1 43 (24.29%) Finance
2 18 (10.17%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.95%) Marketing
4 6 (3.39%) Banking
5 5 (2.82%) Retail
6 4 (2.26%) Billing
6 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.69%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.13%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Automotive
9 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Law
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.56%) Military
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (30.51%) Analyst
2 49 (27.68%) Developer
3 45 (25.42%) Business Analyst
4 39 (22.03%) Architect
5 20 (11.30%) Java Developer
6 14 (7.91%) Software Engineer
7 11 (6.21%) Project Analyst
8 10 (5.65%) C# Developer
8 10 (5.65%) Data Architect
8 10 (5.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (5.65%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (5.08%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (5.08%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (4.52%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.52%) HTML CSS Developer
10 8 (4.52%) HTML Developer
10 8 (4.52%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.52%) UI Developer
11 7 (3.95%) Agile Developer
11 7 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.56%) HTML
2 23 (12.99%) XML
3 22 (12.43%) .NET
4 20 (11.30%) CSS
5 19 (10.73%) Spring
6 13 (7.34%) Hibernate
6 13 (7.34%) JSP
7 12 (6.78%) HTML5
7 12 (6.78%) REST
7 12 (6.78%) Web Services
8 11 (6.21%) Middleware
9 10 (5.65%) AngularJS
9 10 (5.65%) J2EE
9 10 (5.65%) SOAP
10 9 (5.08%) JPA
11 8 (4.52%) .NET Framework
11 8 (4.52%) CSS3
12 7 (3.95%) Entity Framework
13 6 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (3.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.91%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.34%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.95%) Frameworx
5 5 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.82%) User Experience
6 4 (2.26%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.26%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.69%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.13%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.13%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.56%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.56%) Fintech
9 1 (0.56%) Infotainment
9 1 (0.56%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.56%) Tandem
9 1 (0.56%) Vector Graphics
9 1 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.95%) Windows
2 12 (6.78%) Linux
3 7 (3.95%) Unix
4 3 (1.69%) zOS
5 2 (1.13%) Android
5 2 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.13%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.56%) Solaris
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (24.86%) Scrum
3 29 (16.38%) Use Case
4 27 (15.25%) OO
5 25 (14.12%) BPMN
6 21 (11.86%) Software Engineering
7 19 (10.73%) User Stories
8 18 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (10.17%) Data Modelling
9 17 (9.60%) Business Analysis
10 15 (8.47%) ITIL
10 15 (8.47%) Workflow
11 13 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (7.34%) Business Process Modelling
11 13 (7.34%) SDLC
11 13 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (6.78%) Configuration Management
13 11 (6.21%) E-Commerce
13 11 (6.21%) MVC
13 11 (6.21%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (24.86%) Java
2 27 (15.25%) C#
3 25 (14.12%) SQL
4 24 (13.56%) C++
5 23 (12.99%) JavaScript
6 13 (7.34%) C
7 7 (3.95%) Python
7 7 (3.95%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.26%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.69%) Ada
9 3 (1.69%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.13%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.13%) Bourne shell
10 2 (1.13%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.13%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.56%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.56%) C++/CLI
11 1 (0.56%) Perl
11 1 (0.56%) SOQL
11 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (23.16%) Degree
2 36 (20.34%) Security Cleared
3 31 (17.51%) SC Cleared
4 18 (10.17%) ISEB
5 4 (2.26%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.69%) APMG
6 3 (1.69%) OCPJP
7 2 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.21%) QA
2 8 (4.52%) GDPR
3 7 (3.95%) PA-DSS
3 7 (3.95%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.13%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.13%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) Amdocs OSS
1 3 (1.69%) Netcool
2 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (18.08%) Oracle
2 25 (14.12%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.21%) Red Hat
4 8 (4.52%) Cisco
4 8 (4.52%) F5
5 7 (3.95%) Gemalto
5 7 (3.95%) Kaspersky
5 7 (3.95%) NetApp
5 7 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.95%) Splunk
5 7 (3.95%) Tripwire
6 6 (3.39%) IBM
6 6 (3.39%) ILOG
7 5 (2.82%) ESRI
7 5 (2.82%) Informatica
7 5 (2.82%) SAP
7 5 (2.82%) Tableau
8 3 (1.69%) Cramer
8 3 (1.69%) KANA
8 3 (1.69%) VMware
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago