The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 29 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)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 35 36
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1  
Contract jobs citing UML 2 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.77% 0.35% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.46% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 14
Median daily rate - £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £408
% change year-on-year +3.03% +1.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.11% +13.20%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 197 216 355
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 75.48% 75.26% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 134 261
Median daily rate £438 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -4.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Southampton

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 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 Southampton region with a requirement for UML.

1 6 (85.71%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (71.43%) Power BI
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Informatica
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) ESRI
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (71.43%) Data Management
2 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Data Management
2 5 (71.43%) ERD
2 5 (71.43%) Data Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (71.43%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (71.43%) Tableau
2 5 (71.43%) Data Governance
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) PostGIS
2 5 (71.43%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (71.43%) Metadata Management
3 4 (57.14%) Master Data Management
3 4 (57.14%) Technical Architecture

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (71.43%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (71.43%) Power BI
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (14.29%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) NuGet
1 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Data Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Geospatial Architect
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (14.29%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) CRM Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) PostGIS
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
2 1 (14.29%) LINQ
2 1 (14.29%) SignalR
2 1 (14.29%) STL
2 1 (14.29%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Data Governance
1 5 (71.43%) Data Integration
1 5 (71.43%) Data Management
1 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Data Management
1 5 (71.43%) ERD
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
1 5 (71.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 5 (71.43%) Metadata Management
2 4 (57.14%) Conceptual Models
2 4 (57.14%) Information Management
2 4 (57.14%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (57.14%) Master Data Management
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) ESRI
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) Informatica
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) SAP
1 5 (71.43%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) Xamarin