Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 November 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)
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 36 38
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing UML 2 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.63% 2.60% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 3.17% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 11
Suffolk median daily rate £500 £475 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.09% +9.70%
East of England median daily rate £419 £475 £460
% change year-on-year -11.88% +3.26% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +6.67%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 256 379 367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 81.01% 82.21% 79.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 229 251
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +1.82% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £263
90th Percentile £573 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 8
Suffolk median hourly rate £19.75 £18.39 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.42% +41.42% -
10th Percentile £11.27 £13.75 £11.10
90th Percentile £36.63 £43.75 £16.13
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.63
% change year-on-year -1.56% +35.45% -1.56%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in Suffolk

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Suffolk

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Suffolk

UML
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Ipswich +4 2 £500 -
UML
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for UML.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Neo4j
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Azure DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) OSGi
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) DataPower
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Groovy
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSD
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle