The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 36 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing UML 24 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.92% 2.63% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.12% 3.96% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 9
Average daily rate
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£505 £550 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.18% +37.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £330 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £565 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £35.61 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UML
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
392 328 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 80.33% 66.40% 66.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 176 143
Average daily rate £425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 39 62
Average hourly rate £33.49 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.77% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.98 £37.50 £39.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Essex

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

UML
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 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
Brentwood - 4 £600 - 5
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Harlow - - - -
UML
East of England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 18 (62.07%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) XML
4 13 (44.83%) XSLT
5 12 (41.38%) MVC
6 11 (37.93%) Spring
6 11 (37.93%) Oracle
7 10 (34.48%) SQL
7 10 (34.48%) UNIX
7 10 (34.48%) OO
8 9 (31.03%) N-Tier
8 9 (31.03%) HTML
8 9 (31.03%) Spring MVC
8 9 (31.03%) Scrum
9 8 (27.59%) Java EE
9 8 (27.59%) Struts
9 8 (27.59%) Linux
9 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
9 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
10 7 (24.14%) Web Development
10 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
10 7 (24.14%) Finance
11 6 (20.69%) C++
12 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
12 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
12 5 (17.24%) .NET
12 5 (17.24%) Servlets
12 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
12 5 (17.24%) OOD
12 5 (17.24%) HTTP

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) CICS
2 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) Neo4j
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) DTS
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.90%) DB2
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.45%) Ingres
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.45%) IDMS
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (6.90%) Maven
3 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.90%) Mockito
3 2 (6.90%) Hamcrest
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) ERwin
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Information Architect
7 1 (3.45%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) XML
2 13 (44.83%) XSLT
3 11 (37.93%) Spring
4 9 (31.03%) Spring MVC
4 9 (31.03%) HTML
5 8 (27.59%) Struts
5 8 (27.59%) Java EE
6 5 (17.24%) .NET
6 5 (17.24%) REST
6 5 (17.24%) Servlets
7 3 (10.34%) JAX-RS
7 3 (10.34%) XML Schema
7 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
8 2 (6.90%) Lucene
8 2 (6.90%) jQuery
8 2 (6.90%) CSS
8 2 (6.90%) JDBC
8 2 (6.90%) XSD
8 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.90%) Guava
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) N-Tier
2 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Open Source
3 2 (6.90%) Biology
4 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) UNIX
2 8 (27.59%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) AIX
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.45%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) MVC
3 10 (34.48%) OO
4 9 (31.03%) Scrum
5 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
6 7 (24.14%) Web Development
7 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
7 5 (17.24%) OOD
7 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (10.34%) Web Design
9 3 (10.34%) Migration
9 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
9 3 (10.34%) ETL
9 3 (10.34%) EAI
9 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
9 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (6.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) C++
4 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.90%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Sun
2 5 (17.24%) AccuRev
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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