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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 36 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Contract jobs citing UML 9 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.70% 13.72% 11.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 17.13% 18.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 22 7
Average daily rate
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£309 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.82% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £318 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -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
272 181 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 81.68% 80.09% 65.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 124 77
Average daily rate £350 £339 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.10% -9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £264 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.34% -48.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 September 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 - 1 £343 - 2
Taunton - - - -
Templecombe - - - -
UML
South West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
1 12 (44.44%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (40.74%) Change Control
2 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) Requirements Analysis
2 11 (40.74%) C++
2 11 (40.74%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) OOP
3 10 (37.04%) OO
3 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
3 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (37.04%) Test Strategy
3 10 (37.04%) Test Planning
4 9 (33.33%) GIS
4 9 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 9 (33.33%) SAP
5 8 (29.63%) Web Services
5 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (29.63%) Project Management
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
6 7 (25.93%) Portfolio Management
6 7 (25.93%) Capacity Management
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (25.93%) CMDB
6 7 (25.93%) SolarWinds
6 7 (25.93%) Operations Management
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (25.93%) Asset Management

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
1 1 (3.70%) ArcGIS
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.70%) Escenic
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) MSTest
2 1 (3.70%) Moq
General
1 3 (11.11%) Military
2 2 (7.41%) Avionics
2 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Analyst
2 13 (48.15%) Software Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) Business Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) C++ Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Programmer
9 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) XML
3 2 (7.41%) WCF
4 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) Qt
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (3.70%) CSS3
4 1 (3.70%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (3.70%) Java RMI
4 1 (3.70%) LAMP
4 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
4 1 (3.70%) JSF
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) GIS
2 7 (25.93%) CMDB
3 1 (3.70%) RIA
3 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 11 (40.74%) OOP
2 11 (40.74%) Requirements Analysis
2 11 (40.74%) Change Control
3 10 (37.04%) Test Strategy
3 10 (37.04%) Test Planning
3 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (37.04%) OO
3 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
4 9 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 8 (29.63%) Project Management
6 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
6 7 (25.93%) Operations Management
6 7 (25.93%) Asset Management
6 7 (25.93%) Capacity Management
6 7 (25.93%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (14.81%) Use Case
7 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
8 2 (7.41%) Scrum
8 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C++
1 11 (40.74%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C
2 3 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Delphi
3 1 (3.70%) Ada
3 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
3 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) SAP
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) SolarWinds
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) ESRI
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
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