The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 17 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing UML 13 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 5.39% 1.63% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.22% 2.17% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 1
Average hourly rate £41.24 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.95 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +2.63%
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
180 184 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 74.69% 75.10% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 105 78
Average daily rate £413 £393 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 7
Average hourly rate £41.24 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.75% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £10.90 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015. 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 - 3 - - 1
Bournemouth -2 2 - - 1
UML
South West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (40.91%) C#
1 9 (40.91%) Java
1 9 (40.91%) VBScript
1 9 (40.91%) VB
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
4 6 (27.27%) Military
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 6 (27.27%) C++
4 6 (27.27%) REST
5 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) VBA
5 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) SOAP
6 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 4 (18.18%) C
6 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 4 (18.18%) OOD
6 4 (18.18%) SOA
6 4 (18.18%) Subversion
6 4 (18.18%) Office Automation
7 3 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
7 3 (13.64%) Web Services
7 3 (13.64%) JDBC
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 2 (9.09%) JUnit
8 2 (9.09%) JSP

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
1 4 (18.18%) Subversion
2 3 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (9.09%) JUnit
3 2 (9.09%) Maven
3 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (27.27%) Military
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) VBA Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Team Leader
5 3 (13.64%) Java Team Leader
5 3 (13.64%) Development Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) C++ Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) VB Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) REST
3 5 (22.73%) SOAP
4 3 (13.64%) JDBC
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
5 2 (9.09%) JSP
5 2 (9.09%) Struts
6 1 (4.55%) Swing
6 1 (4.55%) JNI
6 1 (4.55%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.55%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows CE
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) OOD
2 4 (18.18%) SOA
2 4 (18.18%) Office Automation
3 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office Automation
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C#
1 9 (40.91%) Java
1 9 (40.91%) VBScript
1 9 (40.91%) VB
2 6 (27.27%) C++
3 5 (22.73%) VBA
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) C
5 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) HNC
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
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