The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 14 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing UML 35 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.21% 2.10% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.78% 2.89% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 4 4
Average daily rate
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£255 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £354 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
297 173 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 78.16% 72.69% 67.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 118 90
Average daily rate £375 £340 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
UML
South Wales

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

UML Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 35 (58.33%) Finance
2 28 (46.67%) J2EE
3 24 (40.00%) Java
4 21 (35.00%) Hibernate
4 21 (35.00%) Spring
5 19 (31.67%) Banking
6 17 (28.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (26.67%) Degree
8 15 (25.00%) Business Analysis
8 15 (25.00%) SQL
8 15 (25.00%) RAD
9 13 (21.67%) ISEB
9 13 (21.67%) XML
10 12 (20.00%) HTML
10 12 (20.00%) Web Services
10 12 (20.00%) OO
10 12 (20.00%) Project Management
10 12 (20.00%) Scrum
11 11 (18.33%) Relational Database
11 11 (18.33%) RDBMS
11 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
12 10 (16.67%) Ant
12 10 (16.67%) JUnit
12 10 (16.67%) SOAP
12 10 (16.67%) Change Management
12 10 (16.67%) Apache Ivy
12 10 (16.67%) Java EE
12 10 (16.67%) JPA
12 10 (16.67%) MVC
12 10 (16.67%) Maven

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Project
1 9 (15.00%) MS Office
2 5 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) Relational Database
1 11 (18.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.67%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Ant
1 10 (16.67%) JUnit
1 10 (16.67%) Apache Ivy
1 10 (16.67%) Maven
2 9 (15.00%) TestDirector
3 2 (3.33%) PowerBuilder
General
1 35 (58.33%) Finance
2 19 (31.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (60.00%) Analyst
2 31 (51.67%) Business Analyst
3 15 (25.00%) Developer
4 12 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 8 (13.33%) Development Team Leader
5 8 (13.33%) Java Team Leader
6 7 (11.67%) Architect
7 6 (10.00%) Lead Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Product Owner
9 3 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.33%) J2EE Team Leader
10 2 (3.33%) Software Development Team Leader
10 2 (3.33%) Business Objects Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (46.67%) J2EE
2 21 (35.00%) Hibernate
2 21 (35.00%) Spring
3 13 (21.67%) XML
4 12 (20.00%) HTML
4 12 (20.00%) Web Services
5 10 (16.67%) SOAP
5 10 (16.67%) Java EE
5 10 (16.67%) JPA
6 9 (15.00%) Spring Web Flow
6 9 (15.00%) JMS
6 9 (15.00%) Struts
7 7 (11.67%) .NET
8 1 (1.67%) Middleware
8 1 (1.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (10.00%) AS400
3 6 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.67%) iSeries
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) UNIX
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) OS/400
3 1 (1.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 15 (25.00%) RAD
3 12 (20.00%) OO
3 12 (20.00%) Project Management
3 12 (20.00%) Scrum
4 10 (16.67%) Change Management
4 10 (16.67%) MVC
5 9 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (15.00%) Mobile Commerce
6 8 (13.33%) SOA
7 5 (8.33%) Content Management
8 4 (6.67%) Use Case
8 4 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.00%) BDD
9 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Business Development
9 3 (5.00%) TDD
9 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) Java
2 15 (25.00%) SQL
3 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.00%) Scala
5 2 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.67%) MUMPS
6 1 (1.67%) COBOL
6 1 (1.67%) RPG
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Degree
2 13 (21.67%) ISEB
3 4 (6.67%) CCA
4 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.67%) HL7
2 1 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) Informatica
3 3 (5.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
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