The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport 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 18 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing UML 8 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 7.48% 3.85% 22.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.84% 5.08% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 5
Average daily rate
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£416 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.92% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -7.05%
UML
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
102 59 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 95.33% 75.64% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 25 29
Average daily rate £330 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £213 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £107.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-85.11% +765.53%
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 Newport

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Newport

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

UML
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 8 (66.67%) C++
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (33.33%) SysML
3 4 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 4 (33.33%) Use Case
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
5 2 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) SysML
2 4 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 4 (33.33%) Use Case
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C++
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM