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 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 47 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing UML 9 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.82% 3.34% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 4.88% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £460 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -26.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £398 £356
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +11.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.24 £36.20 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.92% +0.55%
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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
390 328 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.95% 68.48% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 209 123
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £538 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 19
Average hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.52 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £60.00
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 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
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 3 September 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) ADO.NET
1 5 (41.67%) Scrum
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (41.67%) WCF
1 5 (41.67%) WPF
1 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Time Management
2 4 (33.33%) LINQ
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) WF
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 2 (16.67%) MVVM
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 2 (16.67%) Back Office
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) MSMQ
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Process Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UI Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) ADO.NET
1 5 (41.67%) WCF
1 5 (41.67%) WPF
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) LINQ
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (25.00%) WF
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) MSMQ
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (8.33%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Scrum
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Time Management
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 2 (16.67%) MVVM
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) SABSA
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) V-Model
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft