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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 82 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -5
Contract jobs citing UML 6 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.47% 1.71% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 2.40% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 9
Average daily rate
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£364 £413 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.81% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £360 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £399
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
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
973 750 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 76.02% 71.16% 72.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 415 272
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 32 40
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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
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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 -23 4 £378 -8.48%
Gerrards Cross - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
UML
South East

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 8 (40.00%) Use Case
2 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (25.00%) IIS
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (20.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Workflow
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Firewall
5 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) C++
5 3 (15.00%) Web Services
5 3 (15.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Internet
6 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++
6 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) Rational Rose
6 2 (10.00%) QNX
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 5 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) Intranet
3 1 (5.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Rational Rose
1 2 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Automotive
1 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) UML Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Business Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Data Modeller
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Solution Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) EJB
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Use Case
2 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Workflow
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) COBOL
4 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) QNX
3 2 (10.00%) SumTotal
3 2 (10.00%) Saba
4 1 (5.00%) RedPrairie
4 1 (5.00%) IBM