Period
to 24 July 2017

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 6 months to 24 July 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
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 165 123
Rank change year-on-year -27 -42 -5
Contract jobs citing UML 183 264 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.14% 1.42% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.73% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 174 215
South East median daily rate £406 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +3.23% +1.64%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £277
90th Percentile £573 £538 £509
England median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 25
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.58% -1.92% -8.24%
10th Percentile £37.50 £32.50 £35.50
90th Percentile £48.38 £46.00 £48.25
England median hourly rate £44.50 £42.45 £40.25
% change year-on-year +4.83% +5.47% +7.33%

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 13251 15287 15870
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.51% 82.05% 80.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7722 9371 9147
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £562 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 492 537 561
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.63 £50.55 £47.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.96
% change year-on-year - +13.87% +7.10%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing UML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 24 July 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 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +6 64 £380 -0.33% 3
Thames Valley -37 52 £431 -1.43% 1
Berkshire +1 27 £420 -6.67%
West Sussex +24 24 £425 +30.77% 2
Surrey +2 24 £400 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -20 21 £431 +15.00%
East Sussex +7 12 £355 +12.70% 2
Oxfordshire -10 6 £475 +10.14% 1
Middlesex +1 3 £435 +27.94%
UML
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 71 (38.80%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (24.59%) Scrum
3 44 (24.04%) Finance
4 42 (22.95%) Degree
5 41 (22.40%) Use Case
6 38 (20.77%) BPMN
7 35 (19.13%) Microsoft
7 35 (19.13%) Security Cleared
8 33 (18.03%) Java
9 29 (15.85%) ITIL
10 27 (14.75%) Oracle
10 27 (14.75%) SC Cleared
11 26 (14.21%) Windows
11 26 (14.21%) Software Engineering
12 25 (13.66%) Telecoms
12 25 (13.66%) .NET
12 25 (13.66%) ISEB
12 25 (13.66%) Business Process Modelling
13 23 (12.57%) C#
13 23 (12.57%) OO
14 22 (12.02%) JavaScript
15 21 (11.48%) HTML
15 21 (11.48%) SQL
15 21 (11.48%) XML
15 21 (11.48%) Business Analysis
16 20 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
17 19 (10.38%) CSS
17 19 (10.38%) Six Sigma
18 18 (9.84%) Change Control
19 17 (9.29%) Requirements Analysis

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 12 (6.56%) JBoss
2 10 (5.46%) Apache
3 8 (4.37%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.19%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.19%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.64%) Confluence
5 3 (1.64%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (1.64%) IIS
5 3 (1.64%) LiveCycle
5 3 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.64%) SAS
5 3 (1.64%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (6.56%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.09%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.09%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.64%) Staffware
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.09%) CloudSense
5 1 (0.55%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.83%) Firewall
2 4 (2.19%) LDAP
2 4 (2.19%) NAS
2 4 (2.19%) SAN
2 4 (2.19%) WAN
3 3 (1.64%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.64%) FlexRay
4 2 (1.09%) MVNO
4 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.55%) DNS
5 1 (0.55%) Extranet
5 1 (0.55%) Internet
5 1 (0.55%) Intranet
5 1 (0.55%) MPLS
5 1 (0.55%) OSPF
5 1 (0.55%) SNMP
5 1 (0.55%) SSL
5 1 (0.55%) VPN
5 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.65%) Relational Database
1 14 (7.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.46%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (4.92%) Big Data
3 9 (4.92%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.92%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.37%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.28%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.19%) Geospatial Data
6 4 (2.19%) MySQL
7 3 (1.64%) DB2
7 3 (1.64%) GIS
7 3 (1.64%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (1.64%) Power BI
8 2 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (6.56%) Git (software)
1 12 (6.56%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.01%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (4.37%) JIRA
3 8 (4.37%) Subversion
3 8 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.83%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (2.73%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.19%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.19%) Maven
7 3 (1.64%) Ant
7 3 (1.64%) Gradle
7 3 (1.64%) Hudson
7 3 (1.64%) SonarQube
7 3 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (1.09%) CANoe
8 2 (1.09%) NuGet
8 2 (1.09%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 44 (24.04%) Finance
2 25 (13.66%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.92%) Marketing
4 7 (3.83%) Avionics
5 6 (3.28%) Retail
6 5 (2.73%) Automotive
6 5 (2.73%) Banking
7 3 (1.64%) Billing
7 3 (1.64%) Law
8 2 (1.09%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.09%) Electronics
8 2 (1.09%) Games
8 2 (1.09%) Publishing
9 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Legal
9 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 67 (36.61%) Analyst
2 61 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 41 (22.40%) Developer
4 36 (19.67%) Architect
5 19 (10.38%) Software Engineer
6 14 (7.65%) Project Analyst
7 11 (6.01%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.46%) .NET Developer
8 10 (5.46%) C# Developer
8 10 (5.46%) Financial Analyst
8 10 (5.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (5.46%) Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (5.46%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (5.46%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (4.92%) Agile Developer
10 8 (4.37%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (4.37%) HTML Developer
10 8 (4.37%) Telecoms Analyst
10 8 (4.37%) Telecoms Business Analyst
10 8 (4.37%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.66%) .NET
2 21 (11.48%) HTML
2 21 (11.48%) XML
3 19 (10.38%) CSS
4 14 (7.65%) Web Services
5 12 (6.56%) AngularJS
6 11 (6.01%) HTML5
7 10 (5.46%) SOAP
8 9 (4.92%) Angular 2
8 9 (4.92%) J2EE
8 9 (4.92%) Middleware
9 8 (4.37%) CSS3
9 8 (4.37%) XSLT
10 7 (3.83%) .NET Framework
10 7 (3.83%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (3.83%) Entity Framework
10 7 (3.83%) JSP
10 7 (3.83%) Spring
11 6 (3.28%) Hibernate
11 6 (3.28%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.10%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.01%) Frameworx
5 10 (5.46%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (4.92%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.28%) User Experience
7 6 (3.28%) Web 2.0
8 4 (2.19%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.19%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.09%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.55%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.55%) Fintech
10 1 (0.55%) iPad
10 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.55%) New Media
10 1 (0.55%) Online Games
10 1 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.21%) Windows
2 14 (7.65%) Linux
3 12 (6.56%) Unix
4 3 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.64%) zOS
5 2 (1.09%) Android
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (38.80%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (24.59%) Scrum
3 41 (22.40%) Use Case
4 38 (20.77%) BPMN
5 29 (15.85%) ITIL
6 26 (14.21%) Software Engineering
7 25 (13.66%) Business Process Modelling
8 23 (12.57%) OO
9 21 (11.48%) Business Analysis
10 19 (10.38%) Six Sigma
11 18 (9.84%) Change Control
12 17 (9.29%) Requirements Analysis
12 17 (9.29%) SDLC
12 17 (9.29%) SOA
12 17 (9.29%) TOGAF
13 16 (8.74%) Workflow
14 15 (8.20%) BPR
14 15 (8.20%) Enterprise Architecture
14 15 (8.20%) Lean Six Sigma
14 15 (8.20%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.03%) Java
2 23 (12.57%) C#
3 22 (12.02%) JavaScript
4 21 (11.48%) SQL
5 17 (9.29%) C
5 17 (9.29%) C++
6 9 (4.92%) Ada
6 9 (4.92%) TypeScript
7 6 (3.28%) Python
8 3 (1.64%) Embedded C++
8 3 (1.64%) Perl
8 3 (1.64%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.64%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.09%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.09%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.55%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.55%) C++/CLI
10 1 (0.55%) VB6
10 1 (0.55%) VC++
Qualifications
1 42 (22.95%) Degree
2 35 (19.13%) Security Cleared
3 27 (14.75%) SC Cleared
4 25 (13.66%) ISEB
5 10 (5.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.19%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.64%) APMG
7 3 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.09%) IIBA
8 2 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.01%) GDPR
2 9 (4.92%) QA
3 7 (3.83%) DO-178B
4 6 (3.28%) PA-DSS
4 6 (3.28%) PCI DSS
5 4 (2.19%) MISRA
5 4 (2.19%) PMO
6 3 (1.64%) ISO 26262
7 2 (1.09%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.09%) MIL-STD-1553
8 1 (0.55%) BS7799
8 1 (0.55%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.55%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.55%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.19%) Docker
3 1 (0.55%) Firmware
3 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.64%) Amdocs OSS
1 3 (1.64%) Netcool
2 1 (0.55%) SCCM
2 1 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (19.13%) Microsoft
2 27 (14.75%) Oracle
3 10 (5.46%) Tripwire
4 9 (4.92%) IBM
4 9 (4.92%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.28%) Cisco
5 6 (3.28%) F5
5 6 (3.28%) Gemalto
5 6 (3.28%) ILOG
5 6 (3.28%) Kaspersky
5 6 (3.28%) NetApp
5 6 (3.28%) Splunk
6 4 (2.19%) ArcSight
6 4 (2.19%) CyberArk
6 4 (2.19%) MuleSoft
6 4 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.19%) Symantec
6 4 (2.19%) WSO2
7 3 (1.64%) Cramer
7 3 (1.64%) Remedy
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Thames Valley Police
Rate: £59,726 fixed term contract for 12 Months + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago