The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Newport region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 15 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing UML 10 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 8.26% 4.84% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 6.98% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate £375 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 43 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 78.51% 69.35% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 26 26
Average daily rate £444 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
UML
South Wales

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 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (50.00%) Use Case
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) Ant
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (22.22%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) JBoss
3 4 (22.22%) OOD
3 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) jBPM
3 4 (22.22%) C++
3 4 (22.22%) Spring
3 4 (22.22%) JSF
3 4 (22.22%) Maven
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) Liferay
3 4 (22.22%) JPA
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (16.67%) Scala
4 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
4 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Ant
1 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 4 (22.22%) Maven
2 3 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Product Owner
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Principal Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) jBPM
1 4 (22.22%) Spring
1 4 (22.22%) JSF
1 4 (22.22%) JPA
2 3 (16.67%) J2EE
3 2 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Use Case
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum
2 4 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (22.22%) OO
2 4 (22.22%) OOD
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (16.67%) BDD
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 3 (16.67%) SysML
3 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) RAD
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) RUP
4 2 (11.11%) DSDM
4 2 (11.11%) BPMN
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) Scala
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) JBoss
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle