The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 69 58 39
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Contract jobs citing UML 6 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.65% 1.55% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.99% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 8
Average daily rate
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£275 £318 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.38% -16.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £36.02 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
UML
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
729 652 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 79.33% 77.71% 69.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 468 209
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £505 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 10
Average hourly rate £37.04 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.16% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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
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 30 June 2015, 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 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
1 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SysML
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Military
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) Drupal
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 2 (16.67%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (8.33%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Military
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Billing
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Verification Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Communications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) Ajax
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) SysML
2 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Use Case
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) OOD
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) SSADM
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) TIBCO