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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 149 87 103
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +16
Contract jobs citing UML 127 189 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.39% 2.05% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 2.61% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 116 107
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 14
Median hourly rate £43.25 £39.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.89% -8.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +2.66%
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
7301 7238 6826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.09% 78.67% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4511 4149 3783
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 245 272
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing UML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -32 46 £400 +5.26% 9
Berkshire -3 24 £450 +38.46% 1
Surrey -9 17 £500 +25.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +11 10 £345 -21.14% 1
Oxfordshire -6 8 £425 -9.57% 3
Kent -7 8 £500 - 1
East Sussex +3 6 £255 -31.08% 1
West Sussex -32 3 £425 +24.08% 3
Home Counties 0 1 £415 +18.57%
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for UML.

1 82 (30.15%) Linux
2 81 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (26.10%) Java
4 66 (24.26%) Subversion
4 66 (24.26%) Software Engineering
4 66 (24.26%) Security Cleared
5 65 (23.90%) C
6 58 (21.32%) SQL
7 56 (20.59%) SC Cleared
8 52 (19.12%) Oracle
9 49 (18.01%) OOD
10 48 (17.65%) C++
10 48 (17.65%) Unix
10 48 (17.65%) Use Case
11 47 (17.28%) Scrum
11 47 (17.28%) Ant
12 46 (16.91%) XML
12 46 (16.91%) Finance
13 45 (16.54%) SOA
14 44 (16.18%) Project Management
14 44 (16.18%) OO
15 42 (15.44%) Web Services
15 42 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
16 40 (14.71%) Python
16 40 (14.71%) Integration Testing
17 37 (13.60%) GoogleTest
17 37 (13.60%) JavaScript
18 36 (13.24%) Configuration Management
19 35 (12.87%) Telecoms
19 35 (12.87%) NUnit

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (7.35%) Tomcat
2 15 (5.51%) JBoss
3 11 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (3.68%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.68%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.21%) Apache
5 6 (2.21%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (1.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (1.84%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.10%) Node.js
8 2 (0.74%) IIS
8 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.37%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.37%) Drupal
9 1 (0.37%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 16 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.31%) MS Office
3 8 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.84%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.10%) MS Project
6 1 (0.37%) GIMP
6 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.68%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (2.57%) OpenText Process Suite
3 2 (0.74%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.74%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.84%) Bluemix
1 5 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.74%) SaaS
2 2 (0.74%) Veeva
3 1 (0.37%) Force.com
3 1 (0.37%) IaaS
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.68%) HTTP
2 7 (2.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.47%) DVB
3 4 (1.47%) Internet
3 4 (1.47%) RS-232
3 4 (1.47%) VPN
4 3 (1.10%) 4G
4 3 (1.10%) ATM
5 2 (0.74%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.74%) Broadband
5 2 (0.74%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.74%) LTE
5 2 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.74%) RS-422
5 2 (0.74%) VoIP
6 1 (0.37%) IKE
6 1 (0.37%) Intelligent Network
6 1 (0.37%) S/MIME
6 1 (0.37%) SNMP
6 1 (0.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.19%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.72%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (5.51%) MySQL
4 14 (5.15%) Oracle Database
5 13 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (4.41%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.47%) Ingres
9 4 (1.47%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.10%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.74%) GIS
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 66 (24.26%) Subversion
2 47 (17.28%) Ant
3 37 (13.60%) GoogleTest
4 35 (12.87%) NUnit
5 31 (11.40%) ClearCase
5 31 (11.40%) CppUnit
6 23 (8.46%) JIRA
6 23 (8.46%) Maven
7 19 (6.99%) Rational DOORS
8 17 (6.25%) Eclipse
9 16 (5.88%) Selenium
10 15 (5.51%) JUnit
10 15 (5.51%) Visual Studio
11 13 (4.78%) CruiseControl
12 11 (4.04%) Git (software)
13 9 (3.31%) Rational Rhapsody
13 9 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (2.94%) Cucumber
14 8 (2.94%) Gradle
14 8 (2.94%) Toad
General
1 46 (16.91%) Finance
2 35 (12.87%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.57%) Avionics
4 6 (2.21%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.84%) Automotive
5 5 (1.84%) Electronics
5 5 (1.84%) Marketing
6 4 (1.47%) Retail
7 3 (1.10%) Banking
7 3 (1.10%) Billing
7 3 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.74%) Back Office
8 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Front Office
9 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (40.81%) Developer
2 50 (18.38%) Analyst
3 48 (17.65%) Business Analyst
3 48 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 47 (17.28%) Architect
5 40 (14.71%) Software Engineer
6 29 (10.66%) C Developer
7 21 (7.72%) Designer
7 21 (7.72%) Senior Developer
8 20 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (6.99%) Senior Java Developer
10 16 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
11 15 (5.51%) C Software Engineer
12 13 (4.78%) Software Developer
12 13 (4.78%) SQL Developer
13 12 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
14 11 (4.04%) C++ Developer
15 10 (3.68%) C++ Software Engineer
15 10 (3.68%) J2EE Developer
15 10 (3.68%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (16.91%) XML
2 42 (15.44%) Web Services
3 31 (11.40%) Spring
4 30 (11.03%) J2EE
4 30 (11.03%) SOAP
5 29 (10.66%) .NET
5 29 (10.66%) HTML
6 25 (9.19%) Hibernate
7 23 (8.46%) EJB
8 22 (8.09%) CSS
9 20 (7.35%) Middleware
10 18 (6.62%) JPA
10 18 (6.62%) jQuery
10 18 (6.62%) JSF
11 16 (5.88%) Java EE
11 16 (5.88%) JMS
12 11 (4.04%) ASP.NET
13 10 (3.68%) Entity Framework
13 10 (3.68%) Oracle Fusion
14 9 (3.31%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (10.29%) Derivative
3 8 (2.94%) Frameworx
4 7 (2.57%) Replication
5 6 (2.21%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.21%) Data Integration
5 6 (2.21%) User Experience
6 5 (1.84%) Blockchain
6 5 (1.84%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.84%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.47%) Cryptocurrency
7 4 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.10%) DTV
8 3 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.10%) STB
9 2 (0.74%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (0.74%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.74%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 82 (30.15%) Linux
2 48 (17.65%) Unix
3 22 (8.09%) Windows
4 4 (1.47%) Android
5 3 (1.10%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.10%) CentOS
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (24.26%) Software Engineering
3 49 (18.01%) OOD
4 48 (17.65%) Use Case
5 47 (17.28%) Scrum
6 45 (16.54%) SOA
7 44 (16.18%) OO
7 44 (16.18%) Project Management
8 40 (14.71%) Integration Testing
9 36 (13.24%) Configuration Management
10 35 (12.87%) Multithreading
10 35 (12.87%) Requirements Analysis
11 34 (12.50%) Unit Testing
12 31 (11.40%) Memory Management
13 30 (11.03%) System Integration Testing
14 28 (10.29%) SDLC
15 27 (9.93%) Data Modelling
16 24 (8.82%) CRM
17 22 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (6.62%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 71 (26.10%) Java
2 65 (23.90%) C
3 58 (21.32%) SQL
4 48 (17.65%) C++
5 40 (14.71%) Python
6 37 (13.60%) JavaScript
7 24 (8.82%) C#
8 18 (6.62%) T-SQL
9 13 (4.78%) PL/SQL
10 11 (4.04%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.57%) Jython
11 7 (2.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 6 (2.21%) AspectJ
13 4 (1.47%) C++/CLI
13 4 (1.47%) PHP
14 3 (1.10%) Ada
14 3 (1.10%) Ada 95
14 3 (1.10%) Apex Code
14 3 (1.10%) Perl
14 3 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 66 (24.26%) Security Cleared
2 56 (20.59%) SC Cleared
3 26 (9.56%) Degree
4 11 (4.04%) ISEB
5 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.37%) IIBA
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.37%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.41%) QA
2 7 (2.57%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 1 (0.37%) ISO26262
System Software
1 3 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.10%) SELinux
2 1 (0.37%) Cacti
2 1 (0.37%) Nagios
2 1 (0.37%) vRealize
Vendors
1 52 (19.12%) Oracle
2 26 (9.56%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.88%) IBM
4 12 (4.41%) Adobe
5 8 (2.94%) Telelogic
6 7 (2.57%) Endeca
7 5 (1.84%) FatWire
7 5 (1.84%) HP
7 5 (1.84%) QNX
7 5 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.84%) Siebel
8 4 (1.47%) VMware
9 3 (1.10%) Cisco
9 3 (1.10%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.10%) SAP
9 3 (1.10%) Telerik
10 2 (0.74%) ATG
10 2 (0.74%) webMethods
11 1 (0.37%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.37%) Reuters
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