The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 25 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing UML 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.58% 3.57% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 4.50% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate
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£338 £275 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £36.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+0.68% -6.41%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
150 111 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 78.95% 79.29% 61.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 60 42
Average daily rate £375 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £33.50 £127.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.72% +264.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Solvency II
2 2 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) SAS
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) ActiveX
3 1 (16.67%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) VMware

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) UML Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) ActiveX
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) VMware