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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 34 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing UML 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.80% 1.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £38.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £38.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-4.73% -2.56%
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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
235 243 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.36% 72.75% 60.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 146 108
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 27
Average hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £35.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.45 £45.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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 10 (62.50%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) J2EE
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) UNIX
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Apache Pig
5 3 (18.75%) Vertica
5 3 (18.75%) Infobright
5 3 (18.75%) Big Data
5 3 (18.75%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
5 3 (18.75%) Apache Hive
5 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
5 3 (18.75%) MapReduce
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Django
5 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
5 3 (18.75%) Data Mining
5 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (18.75%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) Algorithms
6 2 (12.50%) C
6 2 (12.50%) MS Project
6 2 (12.50%) SOAP
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (18.75%) Data Mining
1 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Hive
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
1 3 (18.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) XMLSpy
General
1 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Process Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) J2EE
2 3 (18.75%) Django
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
1 3 (18.75%) Algorithms
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
1 5 (31.25%) Analytics
2 3 (18.75%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) MapReduce
3 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Data Mapping
3 2 (12.50%) V-Model
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) BPR
3 2 (12.50%) User Stories
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) C
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) Vertica
2 3 (18.75%) Infobright