The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 16 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing UML 31 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.16% 4.44% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.15% 6.22% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 6
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£305 £285 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.01% +11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £274 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £338 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.81 £36.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -5.88%
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
278 193 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 73.16% 71.48% 65.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 146 86
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £9.50 £16.16 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.21% -7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £16.16 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £17.26 £55.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 31 (47.69%) Finance
2 26 (40.00%) J2EE
3 25 (38.46%) Java
4 21 (32.31%) XML
5 19 (29.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (29.23%) Hibernate
5 19 (29.23%) Banking
5 19 (29.23%) Spring
6 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (26.15%) SOAP
8 16 (24.62%) Web Services
8 16 (24.62%) Relational Database
9 15 (23.08%) Business Analysis
9 15 (23.08%) SQL
10 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
10 14 (21.54%) .NET
10 14 (21.54%) RAD
11 13 (20.00%) Degree
12 12 (18.46%) OO
12 12 (18.46%) HTML
12 12 (18.46%) ISEB
13 11 (16.92%) RDBMS
13 11 (16.92%) Change Management
13 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
14 10 (15.38%) Oracle
14 10 (15.38%) SOA
15 9 (13.85%) TestDirector
15 9 (13.85%) Project Management
15 9 (13.85%) MS Project
15 9 (13.85%) MS Office

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (6.15%) IIS
2 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Project
1 9 (13.85%) MS Office
2 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) Relational Database
2 11 (16.92%) RDBMS
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.54%) DB2
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.54%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) TestDirector
2 8 (12.31%) Ant
2 8 (12.31%) JUnit
2 8 (12.31%) Maven
2 8 (12.31%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (3.08%) PowerBuilder
General
1 31 (47.69%) Finance
2 19 (29.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (52.31%) Analyst
2 30 (46.15%) Business Analyst
3 15 (23.08%) Developer
4 14 (21.54%) Architect
5 12 (18.46%) Java Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Technical Architect
7 6 (9.23%) Team Leader
7 6 (9.23%) Development Team Leader
7 6 (9.23%) Java Team Leader
8 4 (6.15%) Lead Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.08%) C++ Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Software Team Leader
10 2 (3.08%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Product Owner
10 2 (3.08%) Business Objects Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.00%) J2EE
2 21 (32.31%) XML
3 19 (29.23%) Hibernate
3 19 (29.23%) Spring
4 17 (26.15%) SOAP
5 16 (24.62%) Web Services
6 14 (21.54%) .NET
7 12 (18.46%) HTML
8 8 (12.31%) JPA
8 8 (12.31%) Java EE
9 7 (10.77%) Spring Web Flow
9 7 (10.77%) REST
9 7 (10.77%) Struts
9 7 (10.77%) JMS
10 3 (4.62%) Middleware
11 1 (1.54%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) AS400
1 7 (10.77%) Mathematics
2 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.23%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (6.15%) Open Source
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) NHS
5 1 (1.54%) iSeries
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.08%) UNIX
3 1 (1.54%) AIX
3 1 (1.54%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 14 (21.54%) RAD
5 12 (18.46%) OO
6 11 (16.92%) Change Management
7 10 (15.38%) SOA
8 9 (13.85%) Scrum
8 9 (13.85%) Project Management
9 8 (12.31%) MVC
10 7 (10.77%) Mobile Commerce
10 7 (10.77%) Unit Testing
11 6 (9.23%) Content Management
12 5 (7.69%) Test Planning
13 4 (6.15%) Business Development
14 3 (4.62%) Waterfall
15 2 (3.08%) BDD
15 2 (3.08%) Information Architecture
15 2 (3.08%) Use Case
15 2 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) Java
2 15 (23.08%) SQL
3 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.08%) C++
4 2 (3.08%) Scala
5 1 (1.54%) MUMPS
5 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.54%) COBOL
5 1 (1.54%) RPG
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Degree
2 12 (18.46%) ISEB
3 6 (9.23%) CCA
4 1 (1.54%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) HL7
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) Business Objects
3 3 (4.62%) Informatica
4 2 (3.08%) Citrix
5 1 (1.54%) IBM
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