The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 102 76 90
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +14
Contract jobs citing UML 43 62 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.39% 2.03% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 2.69% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 41 15
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +8.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
Average hourly rate £51.30 £37.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.64% +1.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.26 £35.09 £32.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.26 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +2.73%
UML
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2363 2305 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 76.37% 75.33% 71.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1449 1350 886
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 159 132
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.40 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.95 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

UML
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

UML
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

UML Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

UML
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 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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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
Hertfordshire -9 12 £338 +12.50% 3
Cambridgeshire -14 10 £500 +17.64%
Essex -5 9 £500 +17.64%
Suffolk +2 7 £500 +17.64% 3
Bedfordshire +6 5 £338 -15.62% 2
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 35 (37.63%) .NET
2 28 (30.11%) SQL Server
3 27 (29.03%) Java
4 24 (25.81%) J2EE
4 24 (25.81%) SOA
5 22 (23.66%) XML
6 18 (19.35%) Middleware
6 18 (19.35%) Zachman Framework
7 17 (18.28%) TOGAF
8 16 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (17.20%) JavaScript
9 15 (16.13%) C#
9 15 (16.13%) C++
10 14 (15.05%) HTML
11 13 (13.98%) Eclipse
11 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
11 13 (13.98%) Linux
11 13 (13.98%) Finance
12 12 (12.90%) Web Services
12 12 (12.90%) Data Modelling
12 12 (12.90%) SQL
13 11 (11.83%) OO
13 11 (11.83%) Subversion
14 10 (10.75%) Software Engineering
14 10 (10.75%) UNIX
14 10 (10.75%) Oracle
14 10 (10.75%) Degree
14 10 (10.75%) Oracle Database
15 9 (9.68%) Relational Database
15 9 (9.68%) .NET Framework

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (7.53%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (7.53%) MQSeries
1 7 (7.53%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.38%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.15%) CMS
3 2 (2.15%) Kinematics
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.38%) Simulink
2 2 (2.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.15%) Doxygen
2 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.15%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.08%) MS Project
3 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.68%) Internet
2 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.08%) LDAP
3 1 (1.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.75%) Oracle Database
3 9 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.53%) DB2
4 7 (7.53%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.30%) MySQL
5 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Eclipse
2 11 (11.83%) Subversion
3 9 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.68%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 8 (8.60%) JUnit
5 7 (7.53%) Ant
5 7 (7.53%) Log4j
6 5 (5.38%) JIRA
6 5 (5.38%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.30%) ERwin
7 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.23%) GCC
8 3 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (2.15%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.15%) AccuRev
9 2 (2.15%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.08%) Rational Rose
10 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.08%) VectorCAST
General
1 13 (13.98%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Retail
3 6 (6.45%) Banking
4 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.15%) Back Office
5 2 (2.15%) Electronics
5 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.15%) Publishing
5 2 (2.15%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.15%) Marketing
5 2 (2.15%) Avionics
6 1 (1.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (51.61%) Architect
2 26 (27.96%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (21.51%) Developer
4 16 (17.20%) Technical Architect
5 10 (10.75%) Analyst
5 10 (10.75%) Business Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.45%) .NET Architect
7 6 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) UML Business Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Java Architect
9 4 (4.30%) Java Technical Architect
9 4 (4.30%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Applications Architect
9 4 (4.30%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.23%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.23%) IT Architect
10 3 (3.23%) Integration Architect
10 3 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (37.63%) .NET
2 24 (25.81%) J2EE
3 22 (23.66%) XML
4 18 (19.35%) Middleware
5 14 (15.05%) HTML
6 12 (12.90%) Web Services
7 9 (9.68%) Struts
7 9 (9.68%) XSLT
7 9 (9.68%) .NET Framework
8 8 (8.60%) JMS
8 8 (8.60%) SOAP
8 8 (8.60%) RESTful
9 7 (7.53%) JSTL
9 7 (7.53%) EJB
9 7 (7.53%) JDBC
9 7 (7.53%) JSP
9 7 (7.53%) Servlets
9 7 (7.53%) XHTML
9 7 (7.53%) XMLBeans
9 7 (7.53%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Web 2.0
1 7 (7.53%) Mathematics
2 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.15%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.15%) User Experience
4 2 (2.15%) Social Media
4 2 (2.15%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.15%) Robotics
4 2 (2.15%) Mechatronics
4 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.15%) VHDL
4 2 (2.15%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (2.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.08%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.98%) Linux
2 10 (10.75%) UNIX
3 8 (8.60%) Solaris
4 7 (7.53%) HPUX
5 5 (5.38%) Windows
6 1 (1.08%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.08%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.81%) SOA
2 18 (19.35%) Zachman Framework
3 17 (18.28%) TOGAF
4 16 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.90%) Data Modelling
6 11 (11.83%) OO
7 10 (10.75%) Software Engineering
8 9 (9.68%) Content Management
9 8 (8.60%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.53%) RAD
10 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.53%) Scrum
10 7 (7.53%) Use Case
10 7 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.45%) Web Design
11 6 (6.45%) Migration
11 6 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (5.38%) MVC
12 5 (5.38%) Multithreading
12 5 (5.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.03%) Java
2 16 (17.20%) JavaScript
3 15 (16.13%) C#
3 15 (16.13%) C++
4 12 (12.90%) SQL
5 9 (9.68%) Perl
5 9 (9.68%) C
6 7 (7.53%) XPath
6 7 (7.53%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.38%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.30%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.15%) ANSI C
9 2 (2.15%) Python
10 1 (1.08%) Ada
10 1 (1.08%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.08%) VB
10 1 (1.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (10.75%) Degree
2 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.60%) MCPD
3 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) HND
4 1 (1.08%) ACCA
4 1 (1.08%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.08%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Docker
2 2 (2.15%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.75%) Oracle
3 8 (8.60%) IBM
4 7 (7.53%) Interwoven
4 7 (7.53%) ATG
4 7 (7.53%) Blue Martini
4 7 (7.53%) Elastic Path
5 5 (5.38%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.30%) ForgeRock
7 2 (2.15%) Adobe
8 1 (1.08%) ESRI
8 1 (1.08%) Perforce
8 1 (1.08%) Luciad
8 1 (1.08%) Google