The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 39 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing UML 4 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.32% 3.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.24 £36.95 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.61% +2.63%
UML
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
240 230 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 78.95% 77.18% 72.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 153 126
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 11
Average hourly rate £16.50 £26.28 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.20% -24.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Kent

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

UML
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Maidstone - 2 £275 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £500 -
UML
South East

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) RUP
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) Java EE
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) Dojo
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Local Government
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Rose
1 1 (20.00%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (20.00%) ERwin
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) Dojo
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) RUP
3 1 (20.00%) DSDM
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Informatica