The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 2 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 39 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing UML 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.76% 0.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£473 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +5.63%
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Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
268 155 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 78.82% 65.96% 74.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 87 107
Average daily rate £403 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.38% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -15.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 12 (63.16%) Java
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) JSF
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) J2EE
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) SOA
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (42.11%) XPath
4 8 (42.11%) Spring
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (42.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle Identity Management
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle ADF
4 8 (42.11%) XQuery
4 8 (42.11%) Maven
4 8 (42.11%) Ajax
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (42.11%) JMS
4 8 (42.11%) XML
4 8 (42.11%) XSLT
4 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle
4 8 (42.11%) Ant
4 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
4 8 (42.11%) JSP
5 7 (36.84%) Middleware

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (10.53%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Ant
1 8 (42.11%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Military
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Leader
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) UML Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) J2EE
1 10 (52.63%) JSF
2 8 (42.11%) Ajax
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (42.11%) JSP
2 8 (42.11%) XML
2 8 (42.11%) XSLT
2 8 (42.11%) JMS
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle ADF
2 8 (42.11%) Spring
3 7 (36.84%) Middleware
4 4 (21.05%) Web Services
5 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) SOAP
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.53%) EJB
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
6 2 (10.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) SOA
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.79%) Software Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) User Stories
7 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.53%) OOP
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) XQuery
3 8 (42.11%) XPath
3 8 (42.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 4 (21.05%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) VMware