The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 18 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing UML 6 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.55% 4.33% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 5.85% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £37.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-2.28% -4.48%
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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 Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
137 171 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 81.07% 74.03% 75.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 109 64
Average daily rate £405 £450 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £560 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) OO
3 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) Use Case
4 7 (33.33%) jQuery
4 7 (33.33%) MooTools
4 7 (33.33%) Dojo
4 7 (33.33%) GIMP
4 7 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (33.33%) NetBeans
4 7 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 7 (33.33%) Adobe
4 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) Photoshop
4 7 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (28.57%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) C
5 6 (28.57%) Firmware
5 6 (28.57%) ClearCase
5 6 (28.57%) Requirements Management
5 6 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (28.57%) V-Model
6 5 (23.81%) C++
6 5 (23.81%) JSP
6 5 (23.81%) Servlets
6 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
6 5 (23.81%) Embedded Software Development

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 7 (33.33%) GIMP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DVB
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 7 (33.33%) NetBeans
2 6 (28.57%) ClearCase
3 3 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Principal Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Development Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) HTML
1 8 (38.10%) CSS
2 7 (33.33%) Dojo
2 7 (33.33%) jQuery
2 7 (33.33%) MooTools
3 5 (23.81%) JSP
3 5 (23.81%) Servlets
4 3 (14.29%) POSIX
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) DTV
4 2 (9.52%) STB
4 2 (9.52%) IPTV
4 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.52%) Physics
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
2 9 (42.86%) OO
3 8 (38.10%) Use Case
4 6 (28.57%) V-Model
4 6 (28.57%) Requirements Management
4 6 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) OOD
8 1 (4.76%) Project Management
8 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) C
3 6 (28.57%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Firmware
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Adobe
2 4 (19.05%) VMware