The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 17 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 Bristol 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 52 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Contract jobs citing UML 22 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.32% 4.33% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 6.31% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 19
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £383 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
717 444 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 75.71% 68.73% 66.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 286 439
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 38
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £13.70 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
UML
South West

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 20 (37.74%) Logistics
2 16 (30.19%) Data Analysis
3 15 (28.30%) Data Modelling
4 13 (24.53%) Security Cleared
5 12 (22.64%) Degree
5 12 (22.64%) SC Cleared
5 12 (22.64%) IBM
6 11 (20.75%) Use Case
7 10 (18.87%) BPMN
8 8 (15.09%) Matrix Management
8 8 (15.09%) Finance
8 8 (15.09%) Manufacturing
8 8 (15.09%) SOA
9 7 (13.21%) SAP
9 7 (13.21%) Linux
9 7 (13.21%) HTML
9 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
9 7 (13.21%) RedPrairie
9 7 (13.21%) MODAF
10 6 (11.32%) Supplier Management
10 6 (11.32%) Ajax
10 6 (11.32%) Supply Chain Management
10 6 (11.32%) Open Source
10 6 (11.32%) Drupal
10 6 (11.32%) jQuery
10 6 (11.32%) PHP
10 6 (11.32%) MySQL
10 6 (11.32%) Rational Rhapsody
10 6 (11.32%) Digital Media
11 5 (9.43%) SQL Server

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (11.32%) Drupal
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) TPMS
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Simulink
1 2 (3.77%) Stateflow
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.89%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (9.43%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
1 8 (15.09%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.66%) Publishing
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Military
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Architect
3 9 (16.98%) Data Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Web Developer
5 6 (11.32%) PHP Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Data Modeller
5 6 (11.32%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Drupal Developer
5 6 (11.32%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Architect
8 1 (1.89%) .NET Developer
8 1 (1.89%) C# Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) HTML
2 6 (11.32%) Ajax
2 6 (11.32%) jQuery
3 3 (5.66%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) J2EE
4 1 (1.89%) MFC
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) STL
4 1 (1.89%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.89%) HTML5
4 1 (1.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Open Source
1 6 (11.32%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.89%) Physics
2 1 (1.89%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Logistics
2 16 (30.19%) Data Analysis
3 15 (28.30%) Data Modelling
4 11 (20.75%) Use Case
5 10 (18.87%) BPMN
6 8 (15.09%) Matrix Management
6 8 (15.09%) SOA
7 7 (13.21%) MODAF
8 6 (11.32%) Supplier Management
8 6 (11.32%) Supply Chain Management
9 5 (9.43%) Requirements Management
9 5 (9.43%) Validation
10 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
10 4 (7.55%) SysML
10 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
11 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
11 3 (5.66%) ITIL
11 3 (5.66%) ERP
11 3 (5.66%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
2 6 (11.32%) PHP
3 4 (7.55%) C#
3 4 (7.55%) SQL
3 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.77%) C++
4 2 (3.77%) Ada
4 2 (3.77%) Fortran
4 2 (3.77%) MATLAB
4 2 (3.77%) C
5 1 (1.89%) Scala
5 1 (1.89%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.89%) VBA
5 1 (1.89%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Security Cleared
2 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 12 (22.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) IBM
2 7 (13.21%) SAP
2 7 (13.21%) RedPrairie
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.89%) HP