The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell 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 Bracknell 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 29 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing UML 10 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.03% 2.87% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 4.11% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate £338 £438 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -4.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
220 146 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 66.67% 69.86% 59.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 53 20
Average daily rate £375 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £239 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 6
Average hourly rate £11.25 £16.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% +39.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
UML
Berkshire

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

UML
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 17 (80.95%) C++
2 16 (76.19%) C
2 16 (76.19%) Linux
3 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 11 (52.38%) Ruby
5 10 (47.62%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (47.62%) Internet
6 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 6 (28.57%) OOD
7 5 (23.81%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
7 5 (23.81%) Perl
8 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
8 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) J2EE
8 3 (14.29%) Java
8 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
8 3 (14.29%) Spring
9 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
9 1 (4.76%) C#
9 1 (4.76%) EJB
9 1 (4.76%) XML
9 1 (4.76%) Use Case
9 1 (4.76%) User Stories
9 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) Scrum
9 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Internet
2 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) J2EE
1 3 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (4.76%) EJB
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) OOD
3 1 (4.76%) Scrum
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Use Case
3 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C++
2 16 (76.19%) C
3 11 (52.38%) Ruby
4 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 5 (23.81%) Perl
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) Java
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) C#