The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Basildon region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 11 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing UML 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 7.59% 7.27% 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 8.89% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £32.75 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
57 45 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 72.15% 81.82% 60.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 6
Average daily rate £450 £238 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% -32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £85 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £375 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 7
Average hourly rate £45.50 £37.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.97% -9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £28.00 £28.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
UML
Essex

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UML across the Basildon region.

UML Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UML.

1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) XML
1 7 (87.50%) XSLT
1 7 (87.50%) JAXB
1 7 (87.50%) Sun
1 7 (87.50%) Sun Certification
1 7 (87.50%) OOD
1 7 (87.50%) Web Development
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) AccuRev
4 3 (37.50%) Java EE
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Servlets
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (25.00%) Middleware
5 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (25.00%) TopLink
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) XML
1 7 (87.50%) XSLT
1 7 (87.50%) JAXB
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Java EE
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) Servlets
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) TopLink
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OOD
1 7 (87.50%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Sun Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) Sun
2 4 (50.00%) AccuRev