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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 86 67 72
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Contract jobs citing UML 8 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.59% 1.00% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.34% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 7
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£450 £373 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.80% -12.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £398 £356
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +11.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.24 £36.20 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.92% +0.55%
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
1082 893 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.15% 74.11% 76.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 509 440
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 35
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -51.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.00 £66.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
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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 -15 5 £450 +20.80% 3
UML
South East

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 10 (40.00%) SOA
2 9 (36.00%) Middleware
3 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (24.00%) OO
4 6 (24.00%) J2EE
5 5 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (20.00%) Degree
5 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (16.00%) JSON
6 4 (16.00%) Ajax
6 4 (16.00%) Dojo
6 4 (16.00%) Time Management
6 4 (16.00%) JPA
6 4 (16.00%) Open Source
6 4 (16.00%) Spring
6 4 (16.00%) Maven
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Retail
6 4 (16.00%) HTTP
6 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.00%) C++
6 4 (16.00%) DHTML
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.00%) Ant
6 4 (16.00%) JUnit

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) HTTP
3 3 (12.00%) LDAP
3 3 (12.00%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Ant
1 4 (16.00%) JUnit
1 4 (16.00%) Maven
2 3 (12.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Architect
2 13 (52.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) Middleware
2 6 (24.00%) J2EE
3 4 (16.00%) DHTML
3 4 (16.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) CSS
3 4 (16.00%) JDBC
3 4 (16.00%) JSP
3 4 (16.00%) Servlets
3 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (16.00%) Spring
3 4 (16.00%) Ajax
3 4 (16.00%) JSON
3 4 (16.00%) Dojo
3 4 (16.00%) JPA
3 4 (16.00%) Struts
3 4 (16.00%) XML
3 4 (16.00%) JMS
4 3 (12.00%) SAML
4 3 (12.00%) Web Services
4 3 (12.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) GIS
5 1 (4.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) SOA
2 8 (32.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (24.00%) OO
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (16.00%) Time Management
4 4 (16.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) EAI
6 2 (8.00%) Logistics
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.00%) ERD
7 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) C++/CLI
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) QNX
3 1 (4.00%) Telelogic
3 1 (4.00%) Wind River
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) Borland