The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 40 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -7
Contract jobs citing UML 9 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.60% 7.33% 11.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 10.43% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£309 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £312 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £393 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £368
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -4.00%
UML
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
285 163 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 82.37% 70.26% 69.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 116 66
Average daily rate £375 £325 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £419 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.34% -22.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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
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
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 29 August 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
(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
Bath - 1 £343 -
Taunton - - - -
Templecombe - - - -
UML
South West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (43.75%) Change Control
3 13 (40.63%) Java
4 12 (37.50%) OOP
4 12 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 12 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
4 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 12 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 11 (34.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (34.38%) PRINCE2
6 10 (31.25%) OO
6 10 (31.25%) C++
6 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 10 (31.25%) Project Management
7 9 (28.13%) GIS
7 9 (28.13%) SAP
8 8 (25.00%) Web Services
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
9 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
9 7 (21.88%) Operations Management
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (21.88%) CMDB
9 7 (21.88%) Asset Management
9 7 (21.88%) SolarWinds
9 7 (21.88%) Capacity Management
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (21.88%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (15.63%) Use Case

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.25%) MQSeries
1 2 (6.25%) CMS
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 2 (6.25%) Escenic
1 2 (6.25%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (3.13%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.25%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) MSTest
2 1 (3.13%) Moq
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Military
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Avionics
2 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Analyst
2 13 (40.63%) Software Engineer
2 13 (40.63%) Business Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) C++ Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Programmer
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Java Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) XML
3 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
3 3 (9.38%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) Struts
4 2 (6.25%) WCF
4 2 (6.25%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) JSF
4 2 (6.25%) Ajax
4 2 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (6.25%) Java RMI
4 2 (6.25%) LAMP
4 2 (6.25%) EJB
4 2 (6.25%) J2EE
4 2 (6.25%) jQuery
4 2 (6.25%) HTML5
4 2 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (3.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) GIS
2 7 (21.88%) CMDB
3 1 (3.13%) RIA
3 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Change Control
2 12 (37.50%) Test Strategy
2 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 12 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (37.50%) OOP
3 11 (34.38%) PRINCE2
3 11 (34.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (31.25%) OO
4 10 (31.25%) Configuration Management
4 10 (31.25%) Project Management
5 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
5 7 (21.88%) Asset Management
5 7 (21.88%) Operations Management
5 7 (21.88%) Portfolio Management
5 7 (21.88%) Capacity Management
6 5 (15.63%) Use Case
6 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
8 2 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) C++
3 4 (12.50%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) C
5 2 (6.25%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Scala
6 1 (3.13%) Ada
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.13%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 10 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) SAP
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) SolarWinds
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) JBoss
5 1 (3.13%) ESRI
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago