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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 45 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing UML 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.96% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -5.33%
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
371 367 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 71.21% 73.11% 67.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 246 184
Average daily rate £360 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £165 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 23
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £12.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £45.00 £20.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -1 1 - -
Abingdon - - - -
Bicester - - - - 2
UML
South East

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) XML
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) OOD
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) C
4 4 (30.77%) MySQL
4 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
4 4 (30.77%) LAMP
4 4 (30.77%) NetBeans
5 3 (23.08%) HTTP
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) XSLT
5 3 (23.08%) Subversion
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
6 2 (15.38%) Scala
6 2 (15.38%) SaaS
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) Escenic
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Drupal
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Escenic
1 2 (15.38%) Drupal
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe CQ
1 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) MQSeries
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) Modbus
2 1 (7.69%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
3 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data
3 2 (15.38%) Couchbase
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
1 4 (30.77%) NetBeans
2 3 (23.08%) Subversion
2 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) JUnit
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Java Programmer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Programmer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Programmer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Programmer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) LAMP
4 3 (23.08%) XSLT
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) Spring
5 2 (15.38%) JSF
5 2 (15.38%) Ajax
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) Struts
5 2 (15.38%) Java RMI
5 2 (15.38%) EJB
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) XML Schema
5 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) OOD
2 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) RUP
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) C
4 2 (15.38%) Scala
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft