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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 53 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing UML 10 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.19% 0.97% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.34% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 10
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £313 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.81 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +5.63%
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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
611 672 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 72.82% 72.73% 69.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 299 259
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £274 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 18
Average hourly rate £21.55 £19.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.42% -37.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £22.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £22.25 £32.50
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 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (33.33%) IBM
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) XML
3 5 (27.78%) OO
3 5 (27.78%) OOD
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (22.22%) Symantec
4 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
4 4 (22.22%) Java EE
4 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 4 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (22.22%) Spring MVC
4 4 (22.22%) Spring Web Flow
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security
4 4 (22.22%) Tripwire
4 4 (22.22%) Spring
4 4 (22.22%) JSF
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) ArcSight

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
1 4 (22.22%) OpenStack
2 3 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 3 (16.67%) ClearQuest
2 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) Toad
3 1 (5.56%) JDeveloper
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) Hudson
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Continuum
3 1 (5.56%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Security Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.56%) UML Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 4 (22.22%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) JSF
2 4 (22.22%) Java EE
2 4 (22.22%) Spring MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Spring Web Flow
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.11%) SOAP
4 2 (11.11%) WSDL
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (5.56%) XHTML
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) EJB
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (5.56%) WebCenter
5 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (22.22%) Private Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.11%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) OO
3 5 (27.78%) OOD
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 4 (22.22%) SIEM
4 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Use Case
6 2 (11.11%) ArchiMate
6 2 (11.11%) User Stories
6 2 (11.11%) OWASP
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) COBOL
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) Symantec
2 4 (22.22%) Tripwire
2 4 (22.22%) ArcSight
3 3 (16.67%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Micro Focus
5 1 (5.56%) Teradata