Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 2018 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
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 47 49
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 +11
Contract jobs citing UML 10 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.26% 0.42% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 0.56% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Southampton median daily rate - - £425
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £368
% change year-on-year - +8.84% +14.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Southampton median hourly rate £45.39 - £48.23
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.56 £42.50 £42.87
% change year-on-year +4.84% -0.85% +5.84%

UML is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 332 354 479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 75.11% 74.53% 80.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 234 323
Southampton median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +0.69%
10th Percentile £305 £213 £256
90th Percentile £575 £559 £538
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 36
Southampton median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £29.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.34% -50.16% +107.82%
10th Percentile £42.00 £10.48 £13.00
90th Percentile £51.11 £41.30 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +59.09%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing UML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

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 22 January 2018, 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 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (80.00%) C++
1 8 (80.00%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (40.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) C
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) Requirements Management
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 3 (30.00%) VxWorks
6 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (30.00%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (30.00%) FishEye
6 3 (30.00%) VectorCAST
6 3 (30.00%) DO-178B
7 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
7 2 (20.00%) MIL-STD-1553
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (20.00%) ClearQuest
7 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (20.00%) OLE

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (30.00%) FishEye
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (30.00%) VectorCAST
4 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
4 2 (20.00%) ClearQuest
4 2 (20.00%) Rational Rose
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ActiveX
2 2 (20.00%) MFC
2 2 (20.00%) OLE
2 2 (20.00%) STL
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) VxWorks
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Requirements Management
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VB
4 2 (20.00%) VBA
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) DO-178B
2 2 (20.00%) MIL-STD-1553
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) zsh
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) Green Hills
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Wind River