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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 40 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing UML 9 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.59% 7.76% 7.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 11.04% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 6
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£550 £375 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -4.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £399
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £36.40 - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
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
255 154 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 73.49% 70.32% 61.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 104 59
Average daily rate £330 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £262 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 8
Average hourly rate £36.40 £31.90 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.10% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.30 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £31.92 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 17 December 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
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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 - - - -
Taunton - - - -
UML
South West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 13 (72.22%) C++
2 13 (72.22%) Rational DOORS
3 12 (66.67%) Java
3 12 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (44.44%) Scrum
7 7 (38.89%) OO
8 6 (33.33%) JSP
8 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 6 (33.33%) Change Control
9 5 (27.78%) Rational Rhapsody
9 5 (27.78%) Requirements Engineering
9 5 (27.78%) ClearCase
9 5 (27.78%) ClearQuest
9 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
9 5 (27.78%) Web Services
9 5 (27.78%) OOP
9 5 (27.78%) Information Management
9 5 (27.78%) Google
9 5 (27.78%) GWT
10 4 (22.22%) Spring
10 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
11 3 (16.67%) CSS
11 3 (16.67%) HTML
11 3 (16.67%) SQL
11 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
12 2 (11.11%) Military

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (27.78%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (27.78%) ClearCase
2 5 (27.78%) ClearQuest
3 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.11%) Military
2 2 (11.11%) Avionics
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Ada Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UML Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) JSP
2 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) GWT
3 4 (22.22%) Spring
3 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) Qt
5 1 (5.56%) WCF
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 12 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) OO
5 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (33.33%) Change Control
6 5 (27.78%) Requirements Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) OOP
6 5 (27.78%) Information Management
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) MVC
8 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.56%) Time Management
8 1 (5.56%) TDD
8 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
8 1 (5.56%) Validation
8 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C++
2 12 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.56%) Ada
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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