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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank - 23 12
Contract jobs citing UML 0 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 2.66% 8.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.33% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 13
Median daily rate - - £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -1.14% +20.83%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 143 150 152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 81.71% 79.79% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 97 97
Median daily rate £400 £425 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £26.30 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.88% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £17.25 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £22.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UML in Suffolk.

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Suffolk

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Servlets
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (16.67%) OSGi
4 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
4 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) TDD

UML
Top Related 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 (16.67%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Core Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) JSP
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) Servlets
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) OSGi
3 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Casewise