The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 40 29 31
Rank change year-on-year -11 +2  
Contract jobs citing UML 3 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.87% 4.00% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 5.14% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 11
Median daily rate £375 £531 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +6.25%  
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 Swindon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 275 253 325
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 79.48% 77.85% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 179 232
Median daily rate £418 £400 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.37% -9.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 £13.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +323.07% -23.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Swindon

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Swindon

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

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

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JSP
2 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Service Design
4 1 (16.67%) Conceptual Models
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) CCTV
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Reference Data

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (50.00%) JBoss
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) JSP
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) CCTV
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Conceptual Models
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM