The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 10 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 Dorset 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 24 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs citing UML 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.54% 2.94% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 3.68% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -5.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
126 190 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 64.62% 79.83% 73.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 110 125
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £218 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 13
Average hourly rate £42.50 £14.02 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.13% -64.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £11.69 £31.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
UML
South West

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth +2 3 - - 2
Bournemouth - - - - 1
Dorchester - - - - 2
UML
South West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
1 6 (54.55%) MATLAB
1 6 (54.55%) Validation
1 6 (54.55%) Military
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Requirements Management
1 6 (54.55%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) LINQ
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Retail

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Military
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Principal Systems Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
2 2 (18.18%) LINQ
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) EJB
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) JSP
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Validation
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
1 6 (54.55%) Requirements Management
1 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) SOA
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) OOD
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) MATLAB
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) VB6
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Telerik
2 1 (9.09%) Ektron