The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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)
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 88 82
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6  
Contract jobs citing UML 69 53 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.52% 1.77% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 2.24% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 27
Median daily rate £430 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.81% +22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -1.81% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 21
Median hourly rate £50.00 £42.25 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.34% -23.18%  
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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2243 2364 2422
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.92% 78.91% 78.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1417 1565 1645
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 106 109
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.00 £55.00
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 the South West

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

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in the South West

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in the South West

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in the South West

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for UML in the South West

UML
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Gloucestershire +23 22 £350 -33.33% 3
Bristol +7 17 £525 +16.66% 2
Devon +7 14 £450 +38.46% 1
Wiltshire -5 9 £588 +6.81% 2
Somerset -13 6 - -
Dorset +7 1 - - 2
UML
England

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 South West region with a requirement for UML.

1 63 (48.46%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 49 (37.69%) Java
4 47 (36.15%) Security Cleared
5 41 (31.54%) C++
6 32 (24.62%) SC Cleared
7 31 (23.85%) Rational DOORS
8 26 (20.00%) Spring
8 26 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
9 25 (19.23%) C#
10 24 (18.46%) Finance
11 22 (16.92%) Scrum
11 22 (16.92%) C
11 22 (16.92%) Linux
11 22 (16.92%) OO
11 22 (16.92%) Open Source
12 19 (14.62%) Ada
12 19 (14.62%) Banking
13 18 (13.85%) Maven
13 18 (13.85%) JUnit
14 17 (13.08%) Spring Boot
15 16 (12.31%) GDB
15 16 (12.31%) Git (software)
16 15 (11.54%) Wireshark
16 15 (11.54%) Jenkins
17 14 (10.77%) SDLC
17 14 (10.77%) BPMN
18 13 (10.00%) MVC
18 13 (10.00%) MS Visio
18 13 (10.00%) OOA/OOD

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (3.85%) Apache
1 5 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.08%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.31%) JBoss
4 2 (1.54%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.77%) IIS
5 1 (0.77%) nginx
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 8 (6.15%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.00%) OpenShift
2 8 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.08%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.54%) Wireshark
2 3 (2.31%) Ethernet
2 3 (2.31%) HTTP
2 3 (2.31%) IPv4
2 3 (2.31%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.77%) DHCP
4 1 (0.77%) Internet
4 1 (0.77%) Network Security
4 1 (0.77%) SNMP
4 1 (0.77%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (0.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 6 (4.62%) Big Data
3 5 (3.85%) Data Lake
3 5 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.85%) OLAP
3 5 (3.85%) OLTP
3 5 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.08%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (3.08%) Pentaho
5 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.77%) MySQL
6 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (23.85%) Rational DOORS
2 26 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 18 (13.85%) JUnit
3 18 (13.85%) Maven
4 16 (12.31%) GDB
4 16 (12.31%) Git (software)
5 15 (11.54%) Jenkins
6 11 (8.46%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.62%) JIRA
8 5 (3.85%) ERwin
8 5 (3.85%) MagicDraw
8 5 (3.85%) Subversion
9 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.31%) Ant
10 3 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.54%) Gradle
11 2 (1.54%) Hudson
11 2 (1.54%) Selenium
11 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.77%) jMock
General
1 24 (18.46%) Finance
2 19 (14.62%) Banking
3 8 (6.15%) Retail
4 7 (5.38%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.62%) Aerospace
5 6 (4.62%) Military
6 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.54%) Avionics
7 2 (1.54%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.77%) Automotive
8 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.77%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 39 (30.00%) Developer
3 29 (22.31%) Java Developer
4 18 (13.85%) Analyst
4 18 (13.85%) Business Analyst
5 14 (10.77%) Architect
5 14 (10.77%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (10.00%) Java Engineer
7 11 (8.46%) Ada Engineer
7 11 (8.46%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (7.69%) Ada Software Engineer
9 9 (6.92%) Software Developer
10 7 (5.38%) Java Software Developer
11 6 (4.62%) C# Developer
11 6 (4.62%) C++ Developer
11 6 (4.62%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 5 (3.85%) Applications Developer
12 5 (3.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 4 (3.08%) Requirements Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.00%) Spring
2 17 (13.08%) Spring Boot
3 11 (8.46%) .NET
3 11 (8.46%) AngularJS
3 11 (8.46%) CSS
3 11 (8.46%) HTML
3 11 (8.46%) Web Services
4 10 (7.69%) Struts
5 9 (6.92%) GWT
5 9 (6.92%) XML
6 6 (4.62%) JSP
6 6 (4.62%) SOAP
6 6 (4.62%) Spring MVC
6 6 (4.62%) Struts2
7 5 (3.85%) Apache Camel
7 5 (3.85%) Dojo
7 5 (3.85%) JPA
7 5 (3.85%) REST
8 4 (3.08%) Ext JS
8 4 (3.08%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.46%) Cloud Native
2 9 (6.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.38%) User Experience
5 6 (4.62%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.08%) Reference Data
7 4 (3.08%) Taxonomies
8 3 (2.31%) Device Driver
8 3 (2.31%) RIA
8 3 (2.31%) Verilog
8 3 (2.31%) VHDL
9 2 (1.54%) CCTV
9 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.54%) DataPower
9 2 (1.54%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.77%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.77%) Life Science
10 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.92%) Linux
2 4 (3.08%) Windows
3 3 (2.31%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.77%) Android
5 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (48.46%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 22 (16.92%) OO
3 22 (16.92%) Open Source
3 22 (16.92%) Scrum
4 14 (10.77%) BPMN
4 14 (10.77%) SDLC
5 13 (10.00%) MVC
5 13 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
6 12 (9.23%) Time Management
6 12 (9.23%) Use Case
7 11 (8.46%) BPEL
7 11 (8.46%) Integration Testing
7 11 (8.46%) Microservices
7 11 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (8.46%) SysML
7 11 (8.46%) Waterfall
8 9 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (6.92%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (6.92%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 49 (37.69%) Java
2 41 (31.54%) C++
3 25 (19.23%) C#
4 22 (16.92%) C
5 19 (14.62%) Ada
6 12 (9.23%) SQL
7 11 (8.46%) JavaScript
8 8 (6.15%) Ada 95
8 8 (6.15%) MATLAB
9 6 (4.62%) Python
10 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.31%) Embedded C
10 3 (2.31%) Embedded C++
10 3 (2.31%) Tcl
11 2 (1.54%) Perl
11 2 (1.54%) SPARQL
11 2 (1.54%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.54%) XAML
12 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 47 (36.15%) Security Cleared
2 32 (24.62%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.15%) DV Cleared
4 7 (5.38%) Degree
5 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.54%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.77%) DO-254
3 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) Firmware
2 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (8.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.92%) Google
3 7 (5.38%) Oracle
4 6 (4.62%) Sencha
4 6 (4.62%) Serena
5 5 (3.85%) Luciad
6 4 (3.08%) IBM
6 4 (3.08%) Informatica
7 3 (2.31%) Altera
7 3 (2.31%) Mentor Graphics
7 3 (2.31%) Xilinx
8 2 (1.54%) Borland
8 2 (1.54%) ESRI
8 2 (1.54%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.54%) SAP
8 2 (1.54%) Software AG
9 1 (0.77%) ATG
9 1 (0.77%) BEA
9 1 (0.77%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.77%) Unisys
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