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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 67 67 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing UML 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.91% 0.57% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.81% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Average daily rate £525 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £36.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+34.69% +0.68%
UML
Berkshire

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
751 614 733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.24% 70.09% 73.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 345 367
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 22
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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 11 February 2016, 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 10 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security
2 5 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
2 5 (27.78%) OpenStack
2 5 (27.78%) ArchiMate
2 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
3 4 (22.22%) Cyber-Ark
3 4 (22.22%) ArcSight
3 4 (22.22%) SIEM
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Symantec
3 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 4 (22.22%) Tripwire
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (16.67%) RUP
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (16.67%) SELinux
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (27.78%) OpenStack
2 2 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) Alfresco
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) 802.15
2 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Architect
2 8 (44.44%) Security Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Business Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) TOGAF Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) TOGAF Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
1 3 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
2 2 (11.11%) J2EE
2 2 (11.11%) JSON
2 2 (11.11%) OSGi
3 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
3 1 (5.56%) Dojo
3 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) JPA
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
3 1 (5.56%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (5.56%) Internet of Things
5 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) AIX
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 5 (27.78%) ArchiMate
2 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security
2 5 (27.78%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) SIEM
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 3 (16.67%) RUP
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SELinux
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) ArcSight
1 4 (22.22%) Cyber-Ark
1 4 (22.22%) Symantec
1 4 (22.22%) Tripwire
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) Talend
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) FairCom
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Sun