The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 28 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing UML 6 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.26% 3.61% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 4.38% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £353 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -
UML
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
212 160 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 79.70% 82.47% 73.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 83 95
Median daily rate £440 £375 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 13
Median hourly rate £42.00 £33.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% -21.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

UML
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -5 3 £500 -
Poole -3 1 - - 1
UML
South West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Dorset region with a requirement for UML.

1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (20.00%) BPMN
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (20.00%) ISEB
5 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) OO
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) JUnit
6 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
6 2 (13.33%) JavaFX
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Release Management
6 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Degree

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (6.67%) DAB
1 1 (6.67%) NFC
1 1 (6.67%) OFDM
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) CppUnit
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
1 2 (13.33%) NetBeans
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Military
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Payments Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) JavaFX
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) MFC
2 1 (6.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) BPMN
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Product Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) RUP
5 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Def Stans
2 1 (6.67%) IEC 61508
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft