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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 26 50 22
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -28
Contract jobs citing UML 14 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.22% 2.33% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 2.61% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 13
Median daily rate £353 £335 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.22% -18.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £171 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £386 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £47.50 £36.45
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +30.31%

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
282 383 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.94% 89.28% 74.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 290 158
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £265 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 9
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £47.00 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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
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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017, 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 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) Use Case
3 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (27.78%) OO
4 5 (27.78%) C
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) Multithreaded Programming
5 4 (22.22%) Contract Management
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
5 4 (22.22%) Change Control
5 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
5 4 (22.22%) OOD
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 3 (16.67%) SOA
6 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
6 3 (16.67%) VoIP
6 3 (16.67%) SNMP
6 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 3 (16.67%) GCC
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) HL7

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 (16.67%) SNMP
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 3 (16.67%) GCC
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Applications Architect
3 7 (38.89%) Architect
4 5 (27.78%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Lead Architect
5 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) Use Case
3 6 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) Change Control
5 4 (22.22%) Contract Management
5 4 (22.22%) Multithreaded Programming
5 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 4 (22.22%) OOD
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 3 (16.67%) SOA
7 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Human Factors
8 1 (5.56%) Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C++
2 5 (27.78%) C
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft