The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 105 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing UML 164 156 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.92% 1.68% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 2.17% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 93 70
Average daily rate £400 £388 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 7
Average hourly rate £50.00 £41.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -3.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.75 £37.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+34.45% +1.36%
UML
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6791 7200 6227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.38% 77.44% 74.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4176 3942 3316
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 232 260
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

UML
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in the South East

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

UML
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

UML Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

UML
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Hampshire +9 68 £325 - 8
Surrey -2 27 £420 +24.44% 10
Berkshire +3 20 £463 +8.82% 10
Buckinghamshire +24 19 £400 -17.99% 3
Kent +2 11 £388 -8.82% 3
West Sussex +10 8 £313 +4.16% 1
East Sussex +5 2 £370 +5.71%
Oxfordshire -12 1 - - 3
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 116 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (29.97%) Java
3 96 (28.49%) Unix
4 92 (27.30%) Linux
5 91 (27.00%) Software Engineering
6 85 (25.22%) Subversion
7 81 (24.04%) C
7 81 (24.04%) Security Cleared
8 80 (23.74%) Ant
9 78 (23.15%) SQL
10 77 (22.85%) C++
11 74 (21.96%) Web Services
12 71 (21.07%) OOD
13 70 (20.77%) Python
14 69 (20.47%) Oracle
14 69 (20.47%) Project Management
15 63 (18.69%) XML
15 63 (18.69%) SC Cleared
16 62 (18.40%) Finance
17 60 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
18 59 (17.51%) OO
19 57 (16.91%) Configuration Management
20 52 (15.43%) JavaScript
20 52 (15.43%) TOGAF
21 50 (14.84%) Maven
21 50 (14.84%) SOAP
22 49 (14.54%) Spring
22 49 (14.54%) Unit Testing
23 48 (14.24%) Use Case
24 47 (13.95%) JSF

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 36 (10.68%) WebLogic
2 20 (5.93%) JBoss
3 14 (4.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (3.86%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (2.37%) AquaLogic
6 8 (2.37%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.48%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.89%) CMS
8 3 (0.89%) Confluence
8 3 (0.89%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.89%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.59%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.59%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.59%) Node.js
10 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.30%) Documentum
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.75%) MS Visio
3 11 (3.26%) MS Office
4 8 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (6.82%) Cordys
2 14 (4.15%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.59%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.59%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.30%) BASE24
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.08%) DVB
2 6 (1.78%) Firewall
2 6 (1.78%) MVNO
2 6 (1.78%) VPN
3 5 (1.48%) Internet
3 5 (1.48%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.19%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (1.19%) TETRA
4 4 (1.19%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.89%) 3GPP
5 3 (0.89%) iSCSI
5 3 (0.89%) LDAP
5 3 (0.89%) NAS
5 3 (0.89%) SAN
5 3 (0.89%) SMTP
6 2 (0.59%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (0.59%) LAN
6 2 (0.59%) LTE
6 2 (0.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.68%) Oracle Database
2 31 (9.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 30 (8.90%) SQL Server
4 28 (8.31%) Relational Database
5 22 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (5.93%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (3.26%) MySQL
8 10 (2.97%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.78%) Ingres
10 4 (1.19%) DB2
11 2 (0.59%) Big Data
11 2 (0.59%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.59%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 2 (0.59%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.59%) SQLite
12 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 85 (25.22%) Subversion
2 80 (23.74%) Ant
3 50 (14.84%) Maven
4 46 (13.65%) GoogleTest
5 45 (13.35%) NUnit
6 42 (12.46%) ClearCase
6 42 (12.46%) CppUnit
7 32 (9.50%) JIRA
8 25 (7.42%) Eclipse
9 24 (7.12%) Toad
10 17 (5.04%) Selenium
10 17 (5.04%) Visual Studio
11 15 (4.45%) CruiseControl
11 15 (4.45%) JUnit
12 14 (4.15%) Rational DOORS
12 14 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (2.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (2.97%) Git (software)
14 8 (2.37%) Checkstyle
14 8 (2.37%) HP UFT
General
1 62 (18.40%) Finance
2 24 (7.12%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.26%) Aerospace
4 10 (2.97%) Automotive
5 9 (2.67%) General Ledger
5 9 (2.67%) Retail
6 7 (2.08%) Billing
6 7 (2.08%) Publishing
7 6 (1.78%) Electronics
8 4 (1.19%) Avionics
8 4 (1.19%) Military
9 3 (0.89%) Banking
9 3 (0.89%) Local Government
9 3 (0.89%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.59%) Back Office
10 2 (0.59%) Games
10 2 (0.59%) Marketing
10 2 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 141 (41.84%) Developer
2 83 (24.63%) Architect
3 61 (18.10%) Java Developer
4 43 (12.76%) Analyst
5 38 (11.28%) Business Analyst
5 38 (11.28%) Software Engineer
6 37 (10.98%) C Developer
7 25 (7.42%) Solutions Architect
8 22 (6.53%) Senior Developer
9 21 (6.23%) Senior Java Developer
10 20 (5.93%) Data Architect
11 19 (5.64%) Designer
12 17 (5.04%) Java Architect
12 17 (5.04%) Solutions Designer
13 16 (4.75%) C Software Engineer
14 15 (4.45%) C++ Software Engineer
14 15 (4.45%) Software Developer
15 14 (4.15%) C++ Developer
16 13 (3.86%) Applications Architect
16 13 (3.86%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (21.96%) Web Services
2 63 (18.69%) XML
3 50 (14.84%) SOAP
4 49 (14.54%) Spring
5 47 (13.95%) JSF
6 44 (13.06%) EJB
7 42 (12.46%) JMS
8 41 (12.17%) Java EE
9 40 (11.87%) HTML
10 37 (10.98%) JPA
11 34 (10.09%) CSS
12 33 (9.79%) Hibernate
13 29 (8.61%) J2EE
14 26 (7.72%) JRules
15 24 (7.12%) .NET
15 24 (7.12%) Java SE
16 21 (6.23%) REST
17 19 (5.64%) jQuery
18 18 (5.34%) Middleware
19 15 (4.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 60 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (11.28%) Derivative
3 17 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.75%) Data Integration
5 12 (3.56%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.56%) User Experience
6 7 (2.08%) STB
7 6 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.48%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.48%) DTV
8 5 (1.48%) Frameworx
8 5 (1.48%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.89%) Clustering
10 2 (0.59%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.59%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.59%) Replication
10 2 (0.59%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.59%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.59%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.30%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 96 (28.49%) Unix
2 92 (27.30%) Linux
3 22 (6.53%) Windows
4 9 (2.67%) AIX
4 9 (2.67%) Solaris
5 3 (0.89%) CentOS
6 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.59%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.30%) Android
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (27.00%) Software Engineering
3 71 (21.07%) OOD
4 69 (20.47%) Project Management
5 59 (17.51%) OO
6 57 (16.91%) Configuration Management
7 52 (15.43%) TOGAF
8 49 (14.54%) Unit Testing
9 48 (14.24%) Use Case
10 47 (13.95%) Scrum
11 42 (12.46%) Multithreading
12 41 (12.17%) Integration Testing
12 41 (12.17%) Memory Management
12 41 (12.17%) Requirements Analysis
13 40 (11.87%) Waterfall
14 39 (11.57%) System Integration Testing
15 35 (10.39%) SOA
16 34 (10.09%) Data Modelling
17 30 (8.90%) Process Management
18 26 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 101 (29.97%) Java
2 81 (24.04%) C
3 78 (23.15%) SQL
4 77 (22.85%) C++
5 70 (20.77%) Python
6 52 (15.43%) JavaScript
7 35 (10.39%) PL/SQL
8 31 (9.20%) Shell Script
9 28 (8.31%) C#
10 23 (6.82%) Jython
10 23 (6.82%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 14 (4.15%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.19%) Ada
13 3 (0.89%) Perl
13 3 (0.89%) VBScript
14 2 (0.59%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.59%) PHP
14 2 (0.59%) Tcl
14 2 (0.59%) XAML
14 2 (0.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 81 (24.04%) Security Cleared
2 63 (18.69%) SC Cleared
3 32 (9.50%) Degree
4 15 (4.45%) ISEB
5 5 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.89%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.59%) CCNA
7 2 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.30%) CCSP
8 1 (0.30%) EMC Certification
8 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.30%) MCP
8 1 (0.30%) MCSE
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.30%) OCA
8 1 (0.30%) OCAJ
8 1 (0.30%) OCP
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.19%) DO-178B
1 4 (1.19%) QA
2 3 (0.89%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.30%) ISO26262
3 1 (0.30%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.89%) OpenView
1 3 (0.89%) SELinux
1 3 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (20.47%) Oracle
2 37 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.56%) Adobe
4 11 (3.26%) HP
5 10 (2.97%) IBM
6 8 (2.37%) VMware
7 7 (2.08%) Cisco
8 6 (1.78%) Sun
9 5 (1.48%) Telerik
10 4 (1.19%) ArcSight
10 4 (1.19%) Cyber-Ark
10 4 (1.19%) Sybase
10 4 (1.19%) Symantec
10 4 (1.19%) Tripwire
11 3 (0.89%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.89%) BMC
11 3 (0.89%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.89%) StorageTek
12 2 (0.59%) Endeca
12 2 (0.59%) Ericsson
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £45 to £50 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
TEKsystems
Rate: £40 - £48 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago