The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 58 80 61
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Contract jobs citing UML 19 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.96% 0.77% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 0.98% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 9
Average daily rate £400 £488 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.99% +14.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £371 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £36.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+34.69% +0.68%
UML
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
786 921 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.95% 78.45% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 469 429
Average daily rate £398 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.75 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +13 15 £400 -17.99%
UML
South East

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (40.74%) Data Modelling
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
1 11 (40.74%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (40.74%) Data Integration
2 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) Degree
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Data Management
5 6 (22.22%) Finance
5 6 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 5 (18.52%) Data Architecture
6 5 (18.52%) Master Data Management
6 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 5 (18.52%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle
6 5 (18.52%) Middleware
6 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
6 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
6 5 (18.52%) SOAP
6 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 5 (18.52%) XSLT
6 5 (18.52%) RUP
7 4 (14.81%) Internet
7 4 (14.81%) Firewall
7 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.81%) DoDAF
7 4 (14.81%) MODAF

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (18.52%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Documentum
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 3 (11.11%) NAS
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) SMTP
3 1 (3.70%) Extranet
3 1 (3.70%) Intranet
3 1 (3.70%) LDAP
3 1 (3.70%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Automotive
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Architect
2 10 (37.04%) Data Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Developer
4 5 (18.52%) BizTalk Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Android Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Data Integration Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SOA Architect
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Architect
7 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) Middleware
2 5 (18.52%) SOAP
2 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 5 (18.52%) XSLT
3 3 (11.11%) JMS
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.70%) Android SDK
5 1 (3.70%) EJB
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) J2EE
5 1 (3.70%) REST
5 1 (3.70%) SAML
5 1 (3.70%) WCF
5 1 (3.70%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Data Integration
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) CESG
4 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Data Modelling
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Data Management
3 6 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 5 (18.52%) Data Architecture
4 5 (18.52%) Master Data Management
4 5 (18.52%) RUP
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) DoDAF
5 4 (14.81%) MODAF
5 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
5 4 (14.81%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (11.11%) CRM
6 3 (11.11%) EAI
6 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) SOA
7 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.70%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) CCSP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) MCTS
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) OpenView
1 3 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) HP
3 3 (11.11%) StorageTek
3 3 (11.11%) Sun
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) IBM