The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 32 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing UML 17 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.01% 1.36% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.14% 1.79% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 12
Average daily rate
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£460 £625 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.40% +92.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £605 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £625 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £60.00 £41.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% +2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
UML
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
277 279 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.33% 75.82% 69.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 124 128
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £517 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 67
Average hourly rate £33.75 £41.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.68% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £24.87 £19.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 23 (85.19%) UNIX
2 22 (81.48%) Java
3 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 20 (74.07%) J2EE
3 20 (74.07%) J2SE
3 20 (74.07%) Multithreading
4 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (70.37%) Linux
5 16 (59.26%) Solaris
5 16 (59.26%) Oracle
5 16 (59.26%) Tomcat
5 16 (59.26%) Sun
5 16 (59.26%) Oracle Linux
6 14 (51.85%) Perl
6 14 (51.85%) WebLogic
6 14 (51.85%) Finance
6 14 (51.85%) Atlassian
7 11 (40.74%) OO
7 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
8 9 (33.33%) Scrum
9 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (29.63%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
10 7 (25.93%) Load Balancing
10 7 (25.93%) Clustering
10 7 (25.93%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (22.22%) C++
12 5 (18.52%) Sybase
12 5 (18.52%) Advertising
12 5 (18.52%) TDD

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 16 (59.26%) Tomcat
2 14 (51.85%) WebLogic
3 4 (14.81%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) SSL
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) GoogleTest
2 2 (7.41%) LabVIEW
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Architect
2 11 (40.74%) Java Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Principal Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Software Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Design Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) J2SE
1 20 (74.07%) J2EE
2 4 (14.81%) CGI
3 3 (11.11%) STL
4 2 (7.41%) Qt
4 2 (7.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
2 4 (14.81%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) UNIX
2 19 (70.37%) Linux
3 16 (59.26%) Oracle Linux
3 16 (59.26%) Solaris
4 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Multithreading
2 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) OO
4 9 (33.33%) Scrum
5 8 (29.63%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (25.93%) Load Balancing
6 7 (25.93%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) TDD
7 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
8 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.11%) User Stories
9 3 (11.11%) Cyber Security
10 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
10 2 (7.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) Java
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 14 (51.85%) Perl
4 6 (22.22%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (11.11%) C
6 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle
1 16 (59.26%) Sun
2 14 (51.85%) Atlassian
3 5 (18.52%) Sybase
4 2 (7.41%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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