The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 49 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing UML 8 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.18% 3.59% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 5.32% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 12
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£365 £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £325 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £588 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £37.25 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -7.05%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
500 432 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.75% 67.50% 68.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 227 349
Average daily rate £405 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 34
Average hourly rate £33.50 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.50% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

UML
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Watford -6 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
UML
East of England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 11 (52.38%) Spring
4 10 (47.62%) Finance
4 10 (47.62%) PL/SQL
5 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) XML
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 6 (28.57%) OO
7 6 (28.57%) JUnit
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (23.81%) Web Services
8 5 (23.81%) J2EE
8 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
8 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
8 5 (23.81%) UNIX
8 5 (23.81%) Windows
8 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) Scrum
9 4 (19.05%) Maven
9 4 (19.05%) JIRA
9 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
9 4 (19.05%) BEA
10 3 (14.29%) TestDirector
10 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (9.52%) Liferay
3 2 (9.52%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.52%) JasperReports
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) JUnit
2 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
3 4 (19.05%) Maven
3 4 (19.05%) JIRA
4 3 (14.29%) Toad
4 3 (14.29%) JDeveloper
4 3 (14.29%) TestDirector
4 3 (14.29%) PVCS
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (14.29%) Rational Rose
5 2 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (9.52%) ClearQuest
5 2 (9.52%) Subversion
6 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Spring
2 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 7 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (23.81%) J2EE
4 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
5 3 (14.29%) JSF
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) DHTML
6 2 (9.52%) XML Schema
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) JSP
6 2 (9.52%) Struts
6 2 (9.52%) Java EE
6 2 (9.52%) Struts2
6 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) GIS
2 2 (9.52%) PKI
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) UNIX
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (14.29%) RAD
5 3 (14.29%) SSADM
6 2 (9.52%) RUP
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Workflow
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Wealth Management
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 10 (47.62%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CIMA
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) BEA
3 3 (14.29%) Serena
4 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) VocaLink
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