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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 57 25 46
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +21
Contract jobs citing UML 11 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.39% 4.72% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 6.46% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 10
Average daily rate
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£225 £388 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.93% +21.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £37.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 - £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 - £44.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
598 387 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 75.51% 73.02% 72.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 263 384
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 12 34
Average hourly rate £20.75 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.71% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £13.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
UML
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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 29 July 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 29 July 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 11 (36.67%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (33.33%) SysML
2 10 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 10 (33.33%) Validation
3 8 (26.67%) Rational Rhapsody
4 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (23.33%) HTML
4 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (23.33%) Linux
5 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.67%) Ajax
6 5 (16.67%) Degree
6 5 (16.67%) Open Source
6 5 (16.67%) Drupal
6 5 (16.67%) jQuery
6 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 5 (16.67%) Digital Media
6 5 (16.67%) IBM
6 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 5 (16.67%) MySQL
6 5 (16.67%) Change Management
7 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.33%) Use Case
7 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 3 (10.00%) HTML5
8 3 (10.00%) Finance

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (16.67%) Drupal
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) TPMS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.33%) Simulink
1 1 (3.33%) Stateflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) DTS
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (26.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (10.00%) Publishing
1 3 (10.00%) Military
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 5 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
4 5 (16.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 5 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Verification Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Product Owner
7 1 (3.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) Ajax
2 5 (16.67%) jQuery
3 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.67%) CSS
4 2 (6.67%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.67%) WCF
5 1 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Open Source
1 5 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.33%) Physics
2 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Validation
1 10 (33.33%) SysML
1 10 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 5 (16.67%) Change Management
3 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Use Case
4 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) PHP
3 3 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) C
5 1 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) VBA
5 1 (3.33%) Ada
5 1 (3.33%) Fortran
5 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) ISEB
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle