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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 72 45 66
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +21
Contract jobs citing UML 53 96 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.09% 3.62% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 4.97% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 35
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £354
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £37.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% -1.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £37.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-2.16% -5.12%
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
1892 1933 1585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.52% 72.97% 68.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 1085 854
Average daily rate £401 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 141 121
Average hourly rate £24.50 £28.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £14.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 March 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
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 March 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 +8 17 £315 -33.68% 1
Suffolk +3 16 £475 +11.76% 3
Cambridgeshire -8 8 £500 +2.56% 3
Essex -25 5 £588 +46.87%
Norfolk -2 4 £425 -
Bedfordshire -5 3 £359 +5.51% 3
East Anglia - - - -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 62 (52.99%) Java
2 58 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (31.62%) XML
4 36 (30.77%) Oracle
5 31 (26.50%) SOA
6 26 (22.22%) J2EE
7 24 (20.51%) HTML
8 23 (19.66%) Finance
9 22 (18.80%) JavaScript
9 22 (18.80%) MVC
10 20 (17.09%) SQL
10 20 (17.09%) UNIX
11 19 (16.24%) XSLT
11 19 (16.24%) SQL Server
11 19 (16.24%) Telecoms
11 19 (16.24%) Software Engineering
12 18 (15.38%) .NET
12 18 (15.38%) Git (software)
13 17 (14.53%) Linux
13 17 (14.53%) Web Services
13 17 (14.53%) Scrum
14 16 (13.68%) Python
14 16 (13.68%) Security Cleared
14 16 (13.68%) Waterfall
14 16 (13.68%) Oracle Database
15 15 (12.82%) Middleware
15 15 (12.82%) Spring
15 15 (12.82%) WebSphere
15 15 (12.82%) JIRA
16 13 (11.11%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 15 (12.82%) WebSphere
2 11 (9.40%) WebLogic
3 10 (8.55%) JBoss
3 10 (8.55%) MQSeries
4 9 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (3.42%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.42%) Apache Pig
6 3 (2.56%) Oracle 10gAS
6 3 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.71%) Drupal
7 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.85%) Liferay
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.85%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.85%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.56%) Simulink
4 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.71%) MS Project
5 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) HTTP
2 2 (1.71%) Internet
2 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.85%) SSL
3 1 (0.85%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.68%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.84%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.98%) MySQL
5 6 (5.13%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.42%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.42%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.42%) Big Data
8 3 (2.56%) Neo4j
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.71%) DTS
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 18 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.82%) JIRA
3 10 (8.55%) Selenium
3 10 (8.55%) AccuRev
4 9 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
4 9 (7.69%) Ant
4 9 (7.69%) JUnit
5 6 (5.13%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 4 (3.42%) Maven
7 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.56%) Toad
7 3 (2.56%) JDeveloper
7 3 (2.56%) TestDirector
7 3 (2.56%) PVCS
7 3 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.71%) Subversion
8 2 (1.71%) ERwin
8 2 (1.71%) XMLSpy
9 1 (0.85%) Mockito
9 1 (0.85%) Hamcrest
General
1 23 (19.66%) Finance
2 19 (16.24%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.98%) Retail
4 5 (4.27%) Banking
5 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (32.48%) Architect
2 31 (26.50%) Developer
3 25 (21.37%) Solutions Architect
4 22 (18.80%) Analyst
5 19 (16.24%) Business Analyst
6 16 (13.68%) Software Engineer
7 13 (11.11%) Java Developer
8 11 (9.40%) Designer
9 10 (8.55%) Solutions Designer
10 9 (7.69%) Senior Developer
10 9 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (6.84%) Technical Architect
12 7 (5.98%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (5.13%) UML Business Analyst
14 5 (4.27%) C++ Developer
14 5 (4.27%) Applications Architect
15 4 (3.42%) .NET Architect
15 4 (3.42%) J2EE Developer
15 4 (3.42%) Java Architect
16 3 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (31.62%) XML
2 26 (22.22%) J2EE
3 24 (20.51%) HTML
4 19 (16.24%) XSLT
5 18 (15.38%) .NET
6 17 (14.53%) Web Services
7 15 (12.82%) Middleware
7 15 (12.82%) Spring
8 13 (11.11%) jQuery
8 13 (11.11%) Java EE
9 11 (9.40%) CSS
10 10 (8.55%) Struts
10 10 (8.55%) Spring MVC
10 10 (8.55%) AngularJS
11 9 (7.69%) CSS3
11 9 (7.69%) PhoneGap
11 9 (7.69%) HTML5
11 9 (7.69%) Apache Camel
11 9 (7.69%) JSON
12 6 (5.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.27%) Data Integration
3 5 (4.27%) Algorithms
3 5 (4.27%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.42%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.71%) Open Source
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) GIS
6 1 (0.85%) Physics
6 1 (0.85%) Biology
6 1 (0.85%) PKI
6 1 (0.85%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.09%) UNIX
2 17 (14.53%) Linux
3 11 (9.40%) Windows
4 3 (2.56%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) AIX
5 1 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.50%) SOA
3 22 (18.80%) MVC
4 19 (16.24%) Software Engineering
5 17 (14.53%) Scrum
6 16 (13.68%) Waterfall
7 12 (10.26%) E-Commerce
7 12 (10.26%) OO
7 12 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (9.40%) User Stories
8 11 (9.40%) Mentoring
8 11 (9.40%) Web Development
9 10 (8.55%) OOD
9 10 (8.55%) Business Analysis
9 10 (8.55%) Unit Testing
9 10 (8.55%) Use Case
10 9 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (7.69%) Migration
10 9 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
10 9 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 62 (52.99%) Java
2 22 (18.80%) JavaScript
3 20 (17.09%) SQL
4 16 (13.68%) Python
5 13 (11.11%) C++
6 9 (7.69%) Ruby
6 9 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.13%) C
7 6 (5.13%) C#
7 6 (5.13%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.71%) PHP
8 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.71%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.85%) R
9 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (13.68%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.26%) Sun Certification
2 12 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.98%) Degree
4 4 (3.42%) MCPD
4 4 (3.42%) ISEB
4 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) VCP4
5 1 (0.85%) CBAP
5 1 (0.85%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) QA
1 2 (1.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 36 (30.77%) Oracle
2 11 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.55%) Sun
4 9 (7.69%) Talend
5 5 (4.27%) HP
6 4 (3.42%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.42%) Vertica
6 4 (3.42%) Infobright
7 3 (2.56%) ForgeRock
7 3 (2.56%) IBM
7 3 (2.56%) Serena
8 2 (1.71%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.85%) BEA
9 1 (0.85%) Citrix
9 1 (0.85%) EMC
9 1 (0.85%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.85%) VMware
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