The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Somerset region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 30 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing UML 24 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.65% 15.61% 8.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.96% 26.23% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 5
Average daily rate £425 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.70 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
345 122 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 81.18% 59.51% 59.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 59 53
Average daily rate £350 £310 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -15.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 4
Average hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
UML
South West

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

UML
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

UML Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

UML
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -22 13 £425 +37.09% 2
Templecombe - - - - 1
UML
South West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 21 (61.76%) Security Cleared
2 16 (47.06%) Test Strategy
3 15 (44.12%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (44.12%) Project Management
3 15 (44.12%) PRINCE2
4 14 (41.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (35.29%) Data Modelling
5 12 (35.29%) Use Case
5 12 (35.29%) Change Control
5 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 9 (26.47%) Java
7 8 (23.53%) OOP
8 7 (20.59%) SOA
8 7 (20.59%) SAP
8 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
8 7 (20.59%) GIS
8 7 (20.59%) Finance
8 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
8 7 (20.59%) Retail
9 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
9 6 (17.65%) MySQL
9 6 (17.65%) Oracle
10 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
10 5 (14.71%) WebLogic
10 5 (14.71%) EJB
10 5 (14.71%) CSS
10 5 (14.71%) Struts
10 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
10 5 (14.71%) .NET

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (14.71%) WebLogic
1 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
1 5 (14.71%) MQSeries
1 5 (14.71%) CMS
1 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
1 5 (14.71%) Escenic
1 5 (14.71%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) Hadoop
2 5 (14.71%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
1 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
1 7 (20.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Analyst
2 17 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Architect
3 7 (20.59%) Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Programmer
5 5 (14.71%) Java Programmer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Developer Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.94%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
2 5 (14.71%) EJB
2 5 (14.71%) CSS
2 5 (14.71%) Struts
2 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) J2EE
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) XML
2 5 (14.71%) Java RMI
2 5 (14.71%) Spring
2 5 (14.71%) JSF
2 5 (14.71%) LAMP
2 5 (14.71%) jQuery
2 5 (14.71%) Ajax
2 5 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (14.71%) CSS3
2 5 (14.71%) HTML5
3 3 (8.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) GIS
2 3 (8.82%) CMDB
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) UNIX
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Test Strategy
2 15 (44.12%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (44.12%) Project Management
2 15 (44.12%) PRINCE2
3 12 (35.29%) Data Modelling
3 12 (35.29%) Use Case
3 12 (35.29%) Change Control
4 8 (23.53%) OOP
5 7 (20.59%) SOA
6 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.71%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (14.71%) OOD
7 5 (14.71%) RUP
7 5 (14.71%) Scrum
7 5 (14.71%) TDD
7 5 (14.71%) BDD
8 4 (11.76%) Change Management
9 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
9 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) Java
2 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.71%) C#
2 5 (14.71%) Scala
3 3 (8.82%) C++
4 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Security Cleared
2 14 (41.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
4 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) SAP
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) JBoss
4 3 (8.82%) SolarWinds
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
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