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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 65 76 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -27
Contract jobs citing UML 88 53 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.86% 2.23% 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 3.10% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 23 61
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £595 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 24
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.32 £27.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
2376 1708 2125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.32% 71.98% 69.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1457 850 1103
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 126 211
Average hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.53 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £50.00 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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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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
Essex +4 24 £505 -8.18% 4
Cambridgeshire +7 22 £450 +8.43% 3
Bedfordshire +2 16 £400 - 4
Hertfordshire -14 13 £390 -17.89% 7
Norfolk -12 2 £450 +20.00% 2
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 80 (52.29%) Java
2 63 (41.18%) SQL
3 59 (38.56%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (31.37%) Finance
5 44 (28.76%) UNIX
6 43 (28.10%) OO
6 43 (28.10%) Oracle
7 40 (26.14%) J2EE
7 40 (26.14%) XML
8 33 (21.57%) Linux
9 31 (20.26%) Scrum
10 29 (18.95%) WebLogic
11 28 (18.30%) Software Engineering
12 26 (16.99%) Enterprise Architecture
12 26 (16.99%) Degree
12 26 (16.99%) Multithreading
13 25 (16.34%) Spring
13 25 (16.34%) J2SE
13 25 (16.34%) Sun
14 24 (15.69%) Git (software)
15 23 (15.03%) Solaris
15 23 (15.03%) .NET
15 23 (15.03%) C++
16 22 (14.38%) Tomcat
17 21 (13.73%) MVC
17 21 (13.73%) Use Case
18 20 (13.07%) Oracle Linux
18 20 (13.07%) Perl
19 18 (11.76%) Atlassian
20 17 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 29 (18.95%) WebLogic
2 22 (14.38%) Tomcat
3 13 (8.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (8.50%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (8.50%) SharePoint
3 13 (8.50%) WebSphere
4 8 (5.23%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 7 (4.58%) Apache
6 6 (3.92%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.96%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.96%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.31%) Liferay
8 2 (1.31%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.65%) CMS
9 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.96%) Simulink
2 3 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Tridion
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.58%) Internet
2 5 (3.27%) HTTP
3 4 (2.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.15%) Oracle Database
2 13 (8.50%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.23%) EDRMS
5 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.27%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.61%) DB2
6 4 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.96%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.96%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.31%) DTS
8 2 (1.31%) MySQL
8 2 (1.31%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 24 (15.69%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.84%) JUnit
3 9 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
3 9 (5.88%) Maven
3 9 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 8 (5.23%) Subversion
4 8 (5.23%) Rational Rhapsody
5 6 (3.92%) Ant
6 5 (3.27%) JIRA
7 3 (1.96%) GoogleTest
7 3 (1.96%) Selenium
7 3 (1.96%) LabVIEW
7 3 (1.96%) Rational Rose
7 3 (1.96%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.31%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.31%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 2 (1.31%) Log4j
8 2 (1.31%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (31.37%) Finance
2 6 (3.92%) Electronics
3 5 (3.27%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.27%) Advertising
3 5 (3.27%) Retail
4 4 (2.61%) Banking
5 3 (1.96%) Automotive
5 3 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.31%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.65%) German Language
7 1 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (28.10%) Developer
2 41 (26.80%) Analyst
3 32 (20.92%) Business Analyst
4 31 (20.26%) Architect
5 23 (15.03%) Software Engineer
6 21 (13.73%) Java Developer
7 19 (12.42%) Senior Developer
8 17 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (10.46%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 15 (9.80%) Java Architect
11 13 (8.50%) Systems Analyst
12 12 (7.84%) Business Systems Analyst
13 10 (6.54%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (6.54%) Principal Engineer
14 7 (4.58%) Programmer
14 7 (4.58%) Design Engineer
14 7 (4.58%) C++ Software Engineer
14 7 (4.58%) Technical Architect
15 6 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
16 5 (3.27%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (26.14%) J2EE
1 40 (26.14%) XML
2 25 (16.34%) Spring
2 25 (16.34%) J2SE
3 23 (15.03%) .NET
4 17 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 16 (10.46%) XSLT
6 15 (9.80%) HTML
7 14 (9.15%) Web Services
8 13 (8.50%) Spring MVC
9 12 (7.84%) Struts
10 10 (6.54%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 9 (5.88%) Java EE
11 9 (5.88%) Middleware
12 8 (5.23%) CGI
13 7 (4.58%) Ajax
13 7 (4.58%) Servlets
14 5 (3.27%) REST
14 5 (3.27%) XML Schema
14 5 (3.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.15%) Mathematics
3 12 (7.84%) N-Tier
4 10 (6.54%) Clustering
4 10 (6.54%) Open Source
5 8 (5.23%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.92%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.61%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.61%) Statistics
7 4 (2.61%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.96%) Replication
8 3 (1.96%) PKI
9 2 (1.31%) Web 2.0
9 2 (1.31%) GIS
9 2 (1.31%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.31%) Biology
10 1 (0.65%) User Experience
10 1 (0.65%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.65%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 44 (28.76%) UNIX
2 33 (21.57%) Linux
3 23 (15.03%) Solaris
4 20 (13.07%) Oracle Linux
5 13 (8.50%) Windows
6 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.96%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.31%) HPUX
7 2 (1.31%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.65%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (38.56%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (28.10%) OO
3 31 (20.26%) Scrum
4 28 (18.30%) Software Engineering
5 26 (16.99%) Enterprise Architecture
5 26 (16.99%) Multithreading
6 21 (13.73%) MVC
6 21 (13.73%) Use Case
7 15 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (9.15%) Waterfall
9 13 (8.50%) Project Management
9 13 (8.50%) Systems Analysis
10 12 (7.84%) SOA
11 11 (7.19%) E-Commerce
11 11 (7.19%) OOD
11 11 (7.19%) Configuration Management
11 11 (7.19%) OOA/OOD
12 10 (6.54%) Validation
12 10 (6.54%) Document Management
12 10 (6.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 80 (52.29%) Java
2 63 (41.18%) SQL
3 23 (15.03%) C++
4 20 (13.07%) Perl
5 14 (9.15%) PL/SQL
6 12 (7.84%) C#
7 11 (7.19%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.58%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.58%) C
9 6 (3.92%) Ada
10 5 (3.27%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.27%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.27%) Python
11 3 (1.96%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.96%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.31%) XPath
12 2 (1.31%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.65%) PHP5
13 1 (0.65%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (16.99%) Degree
2 5 (3.27%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.61%) ISEB
3 4 (2.61%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.31%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.31%) CBAP
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.96%) QA
2 2 (1.31%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.31%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.65%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (28.10%) Oracle
2 25 (16.34%) Sun
3 18 (11.76%) Atlassian
4 14 (9.15%) IBM
4 14 (9.15%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.88%) Sybase
6 5 (3.27%) AccuRev
7 4 (2.61%) Unisys
7 4 (2.61%) Serena
8 3 (1.96%) Google
8 3 (1.96%) BEA
9 2 (1.31%) Interwoven
9 2 (1.31%) Blue Martini
9 2 (1.31%) ATG
9 2 (1.31%) Elastic Path
10 1 (0.65%) VocaLink
10 1 (0.65%) Zend
10 1 (0.65%) VMware
10 1 (0.65%) HP
10 1 (0.65%) EMC
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