The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 22 June 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)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 114 58
Rank change year-on-year +69 -56  
Contract jobs citing UML 2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.50% 0.58% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.66% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -1.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £46.42 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £43.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +7.55% +8.86%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 347 1217 490
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 87.19% 87.74% 78.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 816 313
Median daily rate £385 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.46% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 65 35
Median hourly rate £36.00 £28.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +83.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £26.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Tyne and Wear

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Tyne and Wear

UML
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +70 2 - - 1
UML
North East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for UML.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Use Case
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) GIS
4 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Java EE
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 3 (42.86%) SignalR
4 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) GeoServer
4 3 (42.86%) User Stories
5 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Teamcenter
5 2 (28.57%) SysML
5 2 (28.57%) Document Management
5 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (42.86%) GeoServer
2 2 (28.57%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Teamcenter
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) GIS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Java EE
1 3 (42.86%) SignalR
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) OpenLayers
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Document Management
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft