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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 31 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing UML 5 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.85% 4.39% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 5.59% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £400 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.62 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% -4.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.00%
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
214 161 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 79.26% 78.54% 73.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 89 77
Median daily rate £440 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.82% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 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
Weymouth 0 1 £300 -1.63%
Poole -3 1 - - 3
Bournemouth - 1 £500 -
UML
South West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 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 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
4 4 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) BPMN
5 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) ISEB
5 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 2 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) JUnit
6 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 2 (12.50%) Military
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) NetBeans
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing

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 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
1 1 (6.25%) DAB
1 1 (6.25%) NFC
1 1 (6.25%) OFDM
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) CppUnit
1 2 (12.50%) JUnit
1 2 (12.50%) NetBeans
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Military
4 1 (6.25%) Electronics
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Business Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Designer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Payments Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) JavaFX
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) MFC
2 1 (6.25%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
1 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) BPMN
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) SDLC
2 3 (18.75%) Target Operating Model
2 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Release Management
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Product Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) RUP
4 1 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) Def Stans
2 1 (6.25%) IEC 61508
2 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.25%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft