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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 116 97 64
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -33
Contract jobs citing UML 151 159 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.60% 1.83% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 2.50% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 84 108
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£396 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.53% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £296 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.16% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 2
Average hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +7.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -7.50%
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
7164 6365 5452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.71% 73.09% 71.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3943 3431 2694
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 252 303
Average hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.50 £48.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
Hampshire -12 48 £325 +4.00% 16
Berkshire -16 31 £425 -5.55% 15
Surrey +2 26 £325 -13.33% 13
Buckinghamshire -6 13 £450 - 4
Oxfordshire -12 11 £415 - 14
Kent -4 6 - - 3
Middlesex -3 5 £400 +10.34%
East Sussex +3 4 £415 +38.33% 2
West Sussex -19 4 £375 +3.09% 5
Home Counties - - - - 1
Sussex - - - -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 114 (37.87%) Software Engineering
2 101 (33.55%) C
3 91 (30.23%) Security Cleared
4 90 (29.90%) Analytical Skills
5 89 (29.57%) C++
6 88 (29.24%) Linux
7 85 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
8 83 (27.57%) OO
9 77 (25.58%) SC Cleared
9 77 (25.58%) Use Case
10 75 (24.92%) OOD
11 72 (23.92%) Configuration Management
12 71 (23.59%) Subversion
12 71 (23.59%) UNIX
13 66 (21.93%) ClearCase
14 61 (20.27%) Java
15 59 (19.60%) SQL
16 58 (19.27%) NUnit
16 58 (19.27%) GoogleTest
17 57 (18.94%) CppUnit
17 57 (18.94%) XML
18 53 (17.61%) Microsoft
19 49 (16.28%) Ant
20 46 (15.28%) Windows
20 46 (15.28%) Motif
21 45 (14.95%) Oracle
22 41 (13.62%) Project Management
23 39 (12.96%) Multithreading
24 38 (12.62%) .NET
25 37 (12.29%) Web Services

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 10 (3.32%) WebSphere
2 8 (2.66%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (2.33%) IIS
3 7 (2.33%) WebSphere Process Server
4 6 (1.99%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (1.99%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.99%) Documentum
5 5 (1.66%) SAS
5 5 (1.66%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.33%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.00%) JBoss
7 3 (1.00%) TIBCO EMS
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.33%) Lync
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.33%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.33%) Apache
Applications
1 36 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.31%) MS Visio
3 21 (6.98%) MS Office
4 19 (6.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.33%) GIMP
5 7 (2.33%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.66%) Simulink
7 1 (0.33%) Stateflow
7 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.33%) Force.com
2 1 (0.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.33%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.32%) HTTP
2 12 (3.99%) SSL
3 10 (3.32%) Firewall
4 9 (2.99%) Internet
5 8 (2.66%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.66%) Wireless
5 8 (2.66%) Network Security
6 6 (1.99%) WiMAX
6 6 (1.99%) LTE
6 6 (1.99%) 4G
6 6 (1.99%) UMTS
6 6 (1.99%) Extranet
6 6 (1.99%) 3G
6 6 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (1.99%) Intranet
7 5 (1.66%) GSM
7 5 (1.66%) IPv4
7 5 (1.66%) IPv6
7 5 (1.66%) NGN
8 4 (1.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.30%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (7.97%) Ingres
3 14 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 11 (3.65%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.99%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (1.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.00%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.66%) SQLite
8 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.66%) DB2
9 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.33%) Big Data
9 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 71 (23.59%) Subversion
2 66 (21.93%) ClearCase
3 58 (19.27%) NUnit
3 58 (19.27%) GoogleTest
4 57 (18.94%) CppUnit
5 49 (16.28%) Ant
6 34 (11.30%) CruiseControl
7 25 (8.31%) ClearQuest
8 21 (6.98%) Rational Rose
9 16 (5.32%) Visual Studio
10 15 (4.98%) Rational DOORS
11 11 (3.65%) Jenkins
12 9 (2.99%) Eclipse
13 8 (2.66%) Git (software)
14 7 (2.33%) Rational Rhapsody
14 7 (2.33%) JUnit
14 7 (2.33%) NetBeans
15 6 (1.99%) ReSharper
16 5 (1.66%) JIRA
17 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (5.98%) Finance
2 10 (3.32%) Telecoms
2 10 (3.32%) Publishing
3 9 (2.99%) Retail
3 9 (2.99%) Avionics
4 7 (2.33%) Advertising
5 6 (1.99%) Aerospace
5 6 (1.99%) Electronics
5 6 (1.99%) German Language
6 4 (1.33%) Legal
6 4 (1.33%) Billing
6 4 (1.33%) Marketing
7 3 (1.00%) Banking
7 3 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.66%) Automotive
8 2 (0.66%) Military
9 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Local Government
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 83 (27.57%) Developer
2 70 (23.26%) Analyst
3 66 (21.93%) Software Engineer
4 61 (20.27%) Business Analyst
5 31 (10.30%) Architect
6 30 (9.97%) Software Developer
7 20 (6.64%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (6.31%) C Developer
9 16 (5.32%) .NET Developer
10 15 (4.98%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (4.32%) Agile Business Analyst
12 12 (3.99%) C# Developer
13 11 (3.65%) Java Developer
13 11 (3.65%) Author
13 11 (3.65%) Technical Author
13 11 (3.65%) Technical Leader
13 11 (3.65%) UML Business Analyst
14 9 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
14 9 (2.99%) C++ Developer
15 7 (2.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (18.94%) XML
2 46 (15.28%) Motif
3 38 (12.62%) .NET
4 37 (12.29%) Web Services
5 24 (7.97%) wxWidgets
6 22 (7.31%) Middleware
7 17 (5.65%) REST
8 16 (5.32%) SOAP
9 13 (4.32%) WSDL
10 12 (3.99%) HTML
11 11 (3.65%) J2EE
11 11 (3.65%) ASP.NET
11 11 (3.65%) JMS
12 10 (3.32%) CSS
13 9 (2.99%) EJB
13 9 (2.99%) WinForms
13 9 (2.99%) JSON
14 8 (2.66%) jQuery
14 8 (2.66%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (2.33%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 90 (29.90%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.64%) Derivative
3 14 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.66%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (1.66%) PKI
7 4 (1.33%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.33%) DTV
8 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.00%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.66%) FMCG
9 2 (0.66%) Open Source
9 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.66%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.66%) Physics
9 2 (0.66%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.66%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 88 (29.24%) Linux
2 71 (23.59%) UNIX
3 46 (15.28%) Windows
4 10 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.66%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.33%) Android
7 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (37.87%) Software Engineering
2 85 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (27.57%) OO
4 77 (25.58%) Use Case
5 75 (24.92%) OOD
6 72 (23.92%) Configuration Management
7 41 (13.62%) Project Management
8 39 (12.96%) Multithreading
9 37 (12.29%) Business Analysis
10 36 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (10.63%) Memory Management
12 29 (9.63%) Scrum
12 29 (9.63%) SOA
12 29 (9.63%) RUP
13 28 (9.30%) Data Modelling
14 25 (8.31%) Waterfall
15 24 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (7.64%) Requirements Analysis
16 23 (7.64%) Integration Testing
17 21 (6.98%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 101 (33.55%) C
2 89 (29.57%) C++
3 61 (20.27%) Java
4 59 (19.60%) SQL
5 35 (11.63%) Python
6 27 (8.97%) C#
7 14 (4.65%) JavaScript
8 12 (3.99%) Ada
9 10 (3.32%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.99%) Embedded C
11 8 (2.66%) Embedded C++
12 5 (1.66%) Delphi
12 5 (1.66%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.66%) Golang
13 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.66%) VB
13 2 (0.66%) VBA
14 1 (0.33%) VC++
14 1 (0.33%) XQuery
14 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 91 (30.23%) Security Cleared
2 77 (25.58%) SC Cleared
3 29 (9.63%) Degree
4 22 (7.31%) ISEB
5 6 (1.99%) VCP4
6 4 (1.33%) CBAP
7 3 (1.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.66%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.33%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.33%) PhD
9 1 (0.33%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.99%) DO-178B
2 7 (2.33%) QA
3 4 (1.33%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.00%) COBIT
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.33%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 6 (1.99%) Firmware
2 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) MOM
2 1 (0.33%) Netcool
2 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 53 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 45 (14.95%) Oracle
3 14 (4.65%) IBM
4 10 (3.32%) Red Hat
4 10 (3.32%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.66%) Adobe
5 8 (2.66%) Software AG
6 7 (2.33%) SAP
7 5 (1.66%) VMware
8 3 (1.00%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.00%) Xilinx
9 2 (0.66%) webMethods
9 2 (0.66%) Google
9 2 (0.66%) QNX
9 2 (0.66%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.33%) Cramer
10 1 (0.33%) SumTotal
10 1 (0.33%) Saba
10 1 (0.33%) NetIQ
10 1 (0.33%) Remedy
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