The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 57 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing UML 1 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.19% 1.86% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 2.29% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 0
Average daily rate - £440 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £36.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+34.69% +0.68%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
435 523 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.16% 81.21% 71.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 336 162
Average daily rate £400 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 23
Average hourly rate £67.50 £25.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £27.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Migration
3 7 (41.18%) Publishing
3 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
3 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (41.18%) Data Architecture
4 6 (35.29%) Data Migration
4 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) ArchiMate
5 5 (29.41%) User Stories
5 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
5 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) ISEB
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
6 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (23.53%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) Use Case
7 3 (17.65%) Requirements Management
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) MS Office
8 2 (11.76%) OO
8 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.76%) CRM

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (41.18%) Publishing
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Business Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Data Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Data Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft BI Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Business Information Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Information Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (5.88%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Migration
2 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (41.18%) Data Architecture
2 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
3 6 (35.29%) ArchiMate
3 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) Data Migration
4 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
4 5 (29.41%) User Stories
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 3 (17.65%) Requirements Management
6 3 (17.65%) Use Case
7 2 (11.76%) Business Development
7 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
7 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO26262
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) IBM