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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 96 84 92
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing UML 43 55 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.45% 1.91% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 2.57% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 12
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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 £288 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £37.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £36.50 £32.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.84 £42.70 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.24 £39.25 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +10.56%
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
2275 2144 1635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 76.86% 74.32% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1225 864
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 148 142
Average hourly rate £33.00 £28.83 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.60 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £41.40 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Suffolk +13 12 £500 +17.70% 5
Essex -2 12 £550 +57.14%
Hertfordshire -9 10 £338 +12.50% 3
Cambridgeshire -11 6 £450 +6.19% 4
Bedfordshire +5 3 £334 -41.95% 6
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 33 (34.38%) Java
1 33 (34.38%) .NET
2 29 (30.21%) SOA
3 27 (28.13%) SQL Server
4 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (25.00%) XML
6 23 (23.96%) J2EE
7 18 (18.75%) Oracle
7 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 17 (17.71%) Middleware
8 17 (17.71%) Zachman Framework
8 17 (17.71%) TOGAF
8 17 (17.71%) Software Engineering
9 16 (16.67%) C++
10 15 (15.63%) HTML
10 15 (15.63%) Telecoms
11 14 (14.58%) Git (software)
12 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
12 13 (13.54%) JUnit
12 13 (13.54%) Linux
13 12 (12.50%) MQSeries
13 12 (12.50%) Ant
13 12 (12.50%) C#
13 12 (12.50%) Finance
13 12 (12.50%) MVC
13 12 (12.50%) jQuery
13 12 (12.50%) Unit Testing
13 12 (12.50%) WebSphere
13 12 (12.50%) JIRA
14 11 (11.46%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 12 (12.50%) MQSeries
1 12 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 8 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 8 (8.33%) JBoss
3 5 (5.21%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.08%) Kinematics
5 2 (2.08%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.21%) Simulink
2 2 (2.08%) Doxygen
2 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.04%) MS Project
3 1 (1.04%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) LDAP
2 1 (1.04%) SNMP
2 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.42%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.25%) MySQL
4 4 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.17%) DB2
4 4 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.08%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (14.58%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.54%) JUnit
3 12 (12.50%) Ant
3 12 (12.50%) JIRA
4 9 (9.38%) Eclipse
5 8 (8.33%) Selenium
5 8 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (7.29%) Subversion
7 5 (5.21%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Log4j
8 4 (4.17%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (3.13%) GCC
9 3 (3.13%) ERwin
10 2 (2.08%) ClearCase
10 2 (2.08%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.08%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.04%) Rational Rose
11 1 (1.04%) VectorCAST
General
1 15 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.50%) Finance
3 10 (10.42%) Retail
4 7 (7.29%) Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Avionics
5 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.08%) Back Office
5 2 (2.08%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (51.04%) Architect
2 26 (27.08%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (18.75%) Technical Architect
4 15 (15.63%) Developer
5 14 (14.58%) Software Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Analyst
6 11 (11.46%) Business Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) UML Business Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) .NET Architect
10 5 (5.21%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Applications Architect
11 4 (4.17%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 4 (4.17%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Java Technical Architect
11 4 (4.17%) Java Architect
11 4 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 3 (3.13%) Integration Architect
12 3 (3.13%) IT Business Analyst
12 3 (3.13%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (34.38%) .NET
2 24 (25.00%) XML
3 23 (23.96%) J2EE
4 17 (17.71%) Middleware
5 15 (15.63%) HTML
6 12 (12.50%) jQuery
7 10 (10.42%) CSS
8 9 (9.38%) Web Services
8 9 (9.38%) AngularJS
9 8 (8.33%) Apache Camel
9 8 (8.33%) HTML5
9 8 (8.33%) CSS3
9 8 (8.33%) PhoneGap
9 8 (8.33%) JSON
9 8 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 8 (8.33%) SOAP
10 7 (7.29%) RESTful
11 5 (5.21%) Apache CXF
11 5 (5.21%) WCF
11 5 (5.21%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Mathematics
2 4 (4.17%) Web 2.0
2 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.08%) Robotics
4 2 (2.08%) Mechatronics
4 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.08%) VHDL
4 2 (2.08%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.08%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.04%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.54%) Linux
2 9 (9.38%) UNIX
3 6 (6.25%) Windows
4 5 (5.21%) Solaris
5 4 (4.17%) HPUX
6 1 (1.04%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.04%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.21%) SOA
2 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.71%) Software Engineering
3 17 (17.71%) Zachman Framework
3 17 (17.71%) TOGAF
4 12 (12.50%) MVC
4 12 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 9 (9.38%) Data Modelling
6 8 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 8 (8.33%) OOP
6 8 (8.33%) Mobile Development
7 7 (7.29%) Mentoring
7 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.29%) Scrum
7 7 (7.29%) Use Case
7 7 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (6.25%) User Stories
8 6 (6.25%) Migration
8 6 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.38%) Java
2 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 16 (16.67%) C++
4 12 (12.50%) C#
5 11 (11.46%) C
5 11 (11.46%) Python
6 8 (8.33%) Ruby
6 8 (8.33%) SQL
7 6 (6.25%) Perl
8 5 (5.21%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.17%) XPath
9 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.13%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.08%) PHP
11 2 (2.08%) ANSI C
12 1 (1.04%) VB
12 1 (1.04%) VB6
12 1 (1.04%) Ada
12 1 (1.04%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) Degree
2 10 (10.42%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.33%) MCPD
4 2 (2.08%) ISEB
5 1 (1.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.04%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) Docker
2 2 (2.08%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 18 (18.75%) Oracle
2 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.33%) Talend
4 5 (5.21%) IBM
4 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.17%) ATG
5 4 (4.17%) Blue Martini
5 4 (4.17%) Interwoven
5 4 (4.17%) ForgeRock
5 4 (4.17%) Elastic Path
6 2 (2.08%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.04%) Google
7 1 (1.04%) Perforce
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