The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 May 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)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 80 76
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Contract jobs citing UML 16 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.27% 1.28% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.52% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 4
Median daily rate £400 £500 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +37.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £388 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £500 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year +6.50% +8.33%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1066 1115 1010
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 84.74% 83.77% 78.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 750 557
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 68 31
Median hourly rate £42.50 £28.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.82% -4.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £47.50 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Surrey

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in Surrey

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Surrey

UML
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Reigate - 7 £400 -
Redhill - 3 £385 -
Woking - 2 £340 -
Guildford - 1 £425 - 1
Staines - 1 £400 -
UML
South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for UML.

1 11 (55.00%) Scrum
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (55.00%) Use Case
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (35.00%) Wireframes
5 5 (25.00%) User Stories
6 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (20.00%) Analytics
6 4 (20.00%) C++
7 3 (15.00%) MFC
7 3 (15.00%) MySQL
7 3 (15.00%) STL
7 3 (15.00%) Windows
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
7 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (15.00%) ILOG
7 3 (15.00%) DirectX
7 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) ELMAH
8 2 (10.00%) POCO
8 2 (10.00%) BDD
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
8 2 (10.00%) ISO 26262

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (10.00%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Data Lake
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Log4Net
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) CANoe
3 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Automotive
3 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Project Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Financial Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior C++ Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) DirectX
1 3 (15.00%) MFC
1 3 (15.00%) STL
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) ELMAH
2 2 (10.00%) POCO
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (5.00%) Drools
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) JDBC
3 1 (5.00%) JSF
3 1 (5.00%) JSP
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Tandem
1 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (55.00%) Scrum
1 11 (55.00%) Use Case
2 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (35.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (35.00%) Wireframes
3 5 (25.00%) User Stories
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
6 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) SysML
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 26262
1 2 (10.00%) MISRA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.00%) IEC 61508
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) ILOG
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) MicroStrategy