The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 68 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing UML 9 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.90% 0.46% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.67% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 12
Average daily rate
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£475 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £430 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £631 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.95 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +2.63%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
730 596 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 72.71% 69.06% 74.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 307 355
Average daily rate £415 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 20
Average hourly rate £37.09 £19.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.21% -34.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.67 £59.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Reading

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
2 5 (35.71%) Tripwire
2 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (35.71%) ArcSight
2 5 (35.71%) SIEM
2 5 (35.71%) OpenStack
2 5 (35.71%) Private Cloud
2 5 (35.71%) Symantec
2 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) IBM
3 4 (28.57%) OOD
3 4 (28.57%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Spring
4 3 (21.43%) JSF
4 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
4 3 (21.43%) Java EE
4 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Spring Web Flow
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (21.43%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (35.71%) OpenStack
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) ClearCase
1 3 (21.43%) ClearQuest
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Toad
3 1 (7.14%) JDeveloper
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Hudson
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Continuum
3 1 (7.14%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Security Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.14%) IT Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) XML
1 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
1 3 (21.43%) Spring
1 3 (21.43%) JSF
1 3 (21.43%) Java EE
1 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
1 3 (21.43%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (7.14%) XHTML
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) EJB
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (7.14%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
1 5 (35.71%) Private Cloud
2 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
3 1 (7.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) SIEM
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) OOD
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Metadata Management
6 1 (7.14%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) COBOL
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) IBM
1 5 (35.71%) Symantec
1 5 (35.71%) Tripwire
1 5 (35.71%) ArcSight
2 3 (21.43%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Micro Focus
4 1 (7.14%) Teradata