The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Buckinghamshire 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 76 44 59
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +15
Contract jobs citing UML 12 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.99% 2.70% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 3.72% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 13
Average daily rate £450 £431 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £388
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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
857 619 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 70.48% 72.74% 66.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 355 387
Average daily rate £365 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 30 38
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £9.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £149.75 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
UML
South East

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -17 11 £450 +5.88% 3
High Wycombe - - - - 3
Marlow - - - -
UML
South East

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 12 (41.38%) Relational Database
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 10 (34.48%) SOA
4 8 (27.59%) EAI
4 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
4 8 (27.59%) C#
4 8 (27.59%) XML
5 7 (24.14%) C++
5 7 (24.14%) HTML
5 7 (24.14%) .NET
5 7 (24.14%) Oracle
5 7 (24.14%) OO
6 6 (20.69%) VC++
6 6 (20.69%) RUP
6 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
6 6 (20.69%) C
6 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.69%) Degree
7 5 (17.24%) SysML
7 5 (17.24%) Telematics
7 5 (17.24%) SaaS
7 5 (17.24%) PaaS
7 5 (17.24%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
7 5 (17.24%) CSS
7 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.24%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (17.24%) Automotive
7 5 (17.24%) Service Management
8 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) SaaS
1 5 (17.24%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) Relational Database
2 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
3 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.34%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Automotive
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Billing
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.24%) UI Designer
3 5 (17.24%) Designer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Data Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Interface Designer
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Web Designer
6 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) UI Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) UI Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) XML
2 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 7 (24.14%) .NET
3 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
3 5 (17.24%) CSS
4 3 (10.34%) Middleware
4 3 (10.34%) XHTML
4 3 (10.34%) J2EE
4 3 (10.34%) MFC
4 3 (10.34%) STL
4 3 (10.34%) DCOM
5 2 (6.90%) COM
6 1 (3.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Telematics
1 5 (17.24%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (13.79%) Data Integration
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.45%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.45%) Life Science
4 1 (3.45%) Social Network
4 1 (3.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) SOA
2 8 (27.59%) EAI
3 7 (24.14%) OO
4 6 (20.69%) RUP
4 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.24%) SysML
5 5 (17.24%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (17.24%) Service Management
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
6 4 (13.79%) Use Case
6 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
6 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
7 3 (10.34%) Image Processing
7 3 (10.34%) Network Management
7 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.34%) CRM
7 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) C#
2 7 (24.14%) C++
3 6 (20.69%) VC++
3 6 (20.69%) C
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) Assembly Language
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Dublin Core
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Altera
3 3 (10.34%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe