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 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)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 74 64 46
Rank change year-on-year -10 -18  
Contract jobs citing UML 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.85% 0.57% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.65% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £340 £285 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% -  
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 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 525 616 344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.98% 88.38% 77.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 434 209
Median daily rate £390 £380 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 16
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.88 £11.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.22% +49.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £21.00 £31.50
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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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 -5 5 £340 +19.29%
UML
North East

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for UML.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) SignalR
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) GeoServer
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Java EE
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) GIS
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis

UML
Top Related 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
3 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (14.29%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) GIS
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
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%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
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
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 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) Case Management
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware