The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 35 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing UML 15 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.17% 1.35% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 2.19% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £368
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -4.00%
UML
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
276 137 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 58.35% 61.71% 71.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 71 158
Average daily rate £393 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.53% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £243 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 29
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.81 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.59% -56.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

UML
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Cheltenham - 2 £505 - 1
Tewkesbury - 2 - -
Gloucester - 1 - -
Cirencester - - - - 1
UML
South West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
3 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Java
4 8 (42.11%) OO
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 7 (36.84%) Scrum
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
6 6 (31.58%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) .NET
6 6 (31.58%) C++
6 6 (31.58%) JMS
7 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
7 5 (26.32%) C#
7 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 5 (26.32%) JPA
7 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
8 4 (21.05%) HornetQ
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) Clustering
8 4 (21.05%) EJB 3.0
8 4 (21.05%) Maven
8 4 (21.05%) jQuery
8 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (21.05%) Gerrit
8 4 (21.05%) EJB
8 4 (21.05%) JBoss
8 4 (21.05%) XML
9 3 (15.79%) ITIL

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) GSM
1 2 (10.53%) UMTS
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
1 2 (10.53%) 3G
1 2 (10.53%) LTE
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) TKPROF
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) Gerrit
2 3 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (10.53%) ClearCase
3 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (5.26%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Database Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
1 6 (31.58%) JMS
2 5 (26.32%) JPA
3 4 (21.05%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
3 4 (21.05%) HornetQ
3 4 (21.05%) XML
3 4 (21.05%) EJB
4 3 (15.79%) SOAP
4 3 (15.79%) REST
4 3 (15.79%) Middleware
5 2 (10.53%) GWT
5 2 (10.53%) STL
5 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) WSDL
6 1 (5.26%) XML Schema
6 1 (5.26%) SAML
6 1 (5.26%) XSD
6 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.26%) iSeries
3 1 (5.26%) W3C
3 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
2 8 (42.11%) OO
3 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) OOD
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) ETL
6 2 (10.53%) SysML
6 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) High Availability
7 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) C
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.26%) XPath
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) DO-178B
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.26%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Software AG
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.26%) SAP