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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 56 51 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Contract jobs citing UML 2 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.34% 2.17% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 2.71% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 3
Average daily rate £288 £438 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +36.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.45 £37.02 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -1.28%
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
426 590 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 73.07% 79.84% 71.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 388 233
Average daily rate £413 £412 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.24% +24.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 44 18
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

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 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 1 - -
UML
South East

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) ISO26262
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) SysML
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO26262
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM