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 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 142 91 55
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -36
Contract jobs citing UML 108 177 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.18% 2.02% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 2.82% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 118 163
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -25.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.81 £36.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -5.88%
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
6709 6275 7158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.34% 71.58% 71.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3792 3477 3405
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 252 321
Average hourly rate £21.00 £29.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.58% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 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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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 -39 32 £375 +11.11% 12
Middlesex +21 23 £375 - 2
Buckinghamshire +8 14 £388 -18.42% 3
Berkshire -31 11 £475 +22.58% 6
Surrey -12 10 £463 +15.62% 6
Kent - 7 £338 - 6
West Sussex 0 4 £330 -30.52%
Oxfordshire -12 2 - - 3
East Sussex -15 1 £350 -12.50% 1
Sussex - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 86 (30.94%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (28.06%) Software Engineering
3 65 (23.38%) Use Case
4 61 (21.94%) Linux
5 57 (20.50%) C
6 54 (19.42%) Java
7 49 (17.63%) Scrum
8 45 (16.19%) Oracle
9 43 (15.47%) Security Cleared
10 39 (14.03%) OO
11 38 (13.67%) Business Analysis
12 35 (12.59%) Degree
12 35 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
12 35 (12.59%) C++
13 34 (12.23%) XML
14 33 (11.87%) .NET
14 33 (11.87%) ClearCase
14 33 (11.87%) SOA
15 32 (11.51%) SQL
15 32 (11.51%) Finance
16 31 (11.15%) Software Architecture
17 29 (10.43%) OOD
18 28 (10.07%) Rational Rose
19 27 (9.71%) BDD
20 25 (8.99%) SQL Server
21 24 (8.63%) Web Services
21 24 (8.63%) POSIX
21 24 (8.63%) DTV
21 24 (8.63%) DVB
21 24 (8.63%) STB

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 11 (3.96%) WebSphere
2 8 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (2.88%) Tomcat
2 8 (2.88%) Apache
3 5 (1.80%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.80%) IIS
4 4 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (1.44%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (1.08%) Drupal
5 3 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (0.72%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.72%) CMS
6 2 (0.72%) Escenic
7 1 (0.36%) FileNet
7 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (5.04%) MS Visio
2 9 (3.24%) MS Office
3 6 (2.16%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.08%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.08%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.72%) Simulink
6 1 (0.36%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.72%) Magento
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.36%) Maximo
3 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.63%) DVB
2 17 (6.12%) HTTP
3 7 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.16%) Internet
4 6 (2.16%) Network Security
5 5 (1.80%) NGN
5 5 (1.80%) SSL
6 2 (0.72%) NFC
7 1 (0.36%) LTE
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.36%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.36%) Modbus
7 1 (0.36%) Profibus
7 1 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.36%) Firewall
7 1 (0.36%) GSM
7 1 (0.36%) SNMP
7 1 (0.36%) UMTS
7 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.96%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.88%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.80%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.80%) MySQL
7 4 (1.44%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.08%) SQLite
8 3 (1.08%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.08%) Big Data
8 3 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.08%) DB2
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.72%) Triplestore
9 2 (0.72%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 33 (11.87%) ClearCase
2 28 (10.07%) Rational Rose
3 23 (8.27%) Subversion
4 16 (5.76%) JIRA
5 13 (4.68%) Ant
5 13 (4.68%) NUnit
6 10 (3.60%) JUnit
7 9 (3.24%) Git (software)
7 9 (3.24%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.24%) Eclipse
8 8 (2.88%) Rational DOORS
8 8 (2.88%) Rational Rhapsody
9 7 (2.52%) GoogleTest
9 7 (2.52%) CppUnit
10 6 (2.16%) Hudson
11 5 (1.80%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.44%) Toad
12 4 (1.44%) NetBeans
13 3 (1.08%) Selenium
13 3 (1.08%) Maven
General
1 32 (11.51%) Finance
2 15 (5.40%) Marketing
2 15 (5.40%) Retail
3 14 (5.04%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.60%) Military
5 9 (3.24%) Electronics
6 7 (2.52%) Banking
7 6 (2.16%) Billing
8 5 (1.80%) Law
9 4 (1.44%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.44%) Avionics
10 1 (0.36%) Games
10 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.36%) Automotive
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 127 (45.68%) Analyst
2 107 (38.49%) Business Analyst
3 59 (21.22%) Developer
4 48 (17.27%) Software Engineer
5 28 (10.07%) UML Business Analyst
6 23 (8.27%) Architect
7 20 (7.19%) Software Developer
8 15 (5.40%) Agile Business Analyst
8 15 (5.40%) Systems Analyst
9 12 (4.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 10 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (3.60%) Java Developer
11 8 (2.88%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (2.88%) Embedded Software Developer
12 7 (2.52%) Requirements Analyst
13 6 (2.16%) Designer
14 5 (1.80%) Web Developer
14 5 (1.80%) Data Architect
15 4 (1.44%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (12.23%) XML
2 33 (11.87%) .NET
3 24 (8.63%) Web Services
3 24 (8.63%) POSIX
4 21 (7.55%) HTML
5 15 (5.40%) CSS
6 14 (5.04%) Middleware
6 14 (5.04%) .NET Framework
7 12 (4.32%) SOAP
8 11 (3.96%) REST
8 11 (3.96%) J2EE
9 10 (3.60%) XSLT
9 10 (3.60%) Spring
9 10 (3.60%) WCF
10 9 (3.24%) JSON
10 9 (3.24%) Ajax
10 9 (3.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (3.24%) Hibernate
10 9 (3.24%) JMS
11 8 (2.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.63%) DTV
2 24 (8.63%) STB
3 9 (3.24%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.52%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.16%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.80%) Derivative
8 4 (1.44%) CESG
8 4 (1.44%) RMADS
8 4 (1.44%) FMCG
9 3 (1.08%) CMDB
9 3 (1.08%) User Experience
9 3 (1.08%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.08%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.08%) Firmware
10 2 (0.72%) NHS
10 2 (0.72%) W3C
10 2 (0.72%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 61 (21.94%) Linux
2 14 (5.04%) Windows
3 9 (3.24%) UNIX
4 2 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.36%) Android
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.36%) AIX
5 1 (0.36%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (30.94%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (28.06%) Software Engineering
3 65 (23.38%) Use Case
4 49 (17.63%) Scrum
5 39 (14.03%) OO
6 38 (13.67%) Business Analysis
7 33 (11.87%) SOA
8 31 (11.15%) Software Architecture
9 29 (10.43%) OOD
10 27 (9.71%) BDD
11 24 (8.63%) User Stories
12 22 (7.91%) E-Commerce
13 20 (7.19%) CRM
13 20 (7.19%) Test Scripting
14 19 (6.83%) Multithreading
14 19 (6.83%) Data Modelling
15 18 (6.47%) Waterfall
16 17 (6.12%) Requirements Management
16 17 (6.12%) ITIL
17 16 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 57 (20.50%) C
2 54 (19.42%) Java
3 35 (12.59%) C++
4 32 (11.51%) SQL
5 23 (8.27%) C#
6 17 (6.12%) JavaScript
7 11 (3.96%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.60%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.24%) Embedded C
10 6 (2.16%) Python
11 5 (1.80%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.44%) Ada
13 3 (1.08%) ActionScript 3.0
13 3 (1.08%) Golang
13 3 (1.08%) VB
13 3 (1.08%) ActionScript
13 3 (1.08%) Perl
13 3 (1.08%) PHP
13 3 (1.08%) COBOL
13 3 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (15.47%) Security Cleared
2 35 (12.59%) Degree
3 18 (6.47%) ISEB
4 16 (5.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.08%) OCPJP
5 3 (1.08%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.08%) IIBA
6 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.72%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.88%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.44%) DO-178B
3 4 (1.44%) QA
3 4 (1.44%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.72%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.36%) COBIT
5 1 (0.36%) Basel III
5 1 (0.36%) EMIR
5 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.36%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) KVM
1 2 (0.72%) Xen
2 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 45 (16.19%) Oracle
2 18 (6.47%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.32%) IBM
4 6 (2.16%) Software AG
5 4 (1.44%) Adobe
5 4 (1.44%) webMethods
5 4 (1.44%) Remedy
5 4 (1.44%) ComArch
5 4 (1.44%) Google
6 3 (1.08%) Xilinx
6 3 (1.08%) VMware
6 3 (1.08%) JBoss
6 3 (1.08%) Siebel
6 3 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.72%) SAP
7 2 (0.72%) Perforce
7 2 (0.72%) ATG
7 2 (0.72%) Demandware
7 2 (0.72%) hybris
7 2 (0.72%) RedPrairie
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