The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 40 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing UML 5 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.56% 5.14% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 6.40% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 10
Median daily rate £425 £310 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -8.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
- +0.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
UML
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
261 344 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.56% 80.37% 79.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 289 202
Median daily rate £403 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing UML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

UML
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for UML.

1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) C
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) GCC
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Digital TV
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) SVG

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SNMP
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
1 3 (42.86%) GCC
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) C Software Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (71.43%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 4 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (42.86%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (28.57%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (28.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (28.57%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (28.57%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Digital TV
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
3 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared