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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 125 105 64
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -41
Contract jobs citing UML 146 132 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.48% 1.55% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 2.17% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 72 108
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£340 £361 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £297 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £412 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 9
Average hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £36.10 £34.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -7.05%
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
7191 6084 5762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.11% 71.29% 69.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4096 3269 2871
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 229 355
Average hourly rate £21.58 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.76% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +9 67 £305 -12.94% 17
Surrey -11 24 £375 - 10
Middlesex +11 13 £340 -
Buckinghamshire -26 8 £476 +15.27% 2
Oxfordshire -15 7 £460 +50.81% 6
Berkshire -23 7 £425 +41.66% 6
Kent +2 6 £340 -
West Sussex -6 6 £425 +33.33% 4
East Sussex - 6 £338 -
Sussex - 1 £450 -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 93 (36.90%) Software Engineering
2 83 (32.94%) C
3 74 (29.37%) Security Cleared
4 73 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (28.17%) Analytical Skills
6 68 (26.98%) Linux
7 65 (25.79%) Use Case
8 58 (23.02%) ClearCase
9 57 (22.62%) C++
10 55 (21.83%) OO
11 51 (20.24%) SC Cleared
12 50 (19.84%) Configuration Management
13 48 (19.05%) UNIX
14 47 (18.65%) SQL
14 47 (18.65%) OOD
14 47 (18.65%) Subversion
15 44 (17.46%) Java
15 44 (17.46%) XML
16 43 (17.06%) NUnit
17 41 (16.27%) GoogleTest
18 40 (15.87%) CppUnit
19 35 (13.89%) Ant
19 35 (13.89%) Motif
20 33 (13.10%) Python
21 32 (12.70%) Scrum
22 31 (12.30%) Microsoft
22 31 (12.30%) Oracle
22 31 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
23 30 (11.90%) Business Analysis
23 30 (11.90%) Project Management

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (4.37%) IIS
2 9 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.78%) WebSphere Process Server
3 7 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (1.98%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.59%) Documentum
5 4 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.19%) TIBCO EMS
6 3 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (1.19%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.40%) SAS
7 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.40%) JBoss
7 1 (0.40%) Apache
7 1 (0.40%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.78%) MS Office
4 6 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.98%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.59%) Simulink
6 4 (1.59%) GIMP
7 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.40%) Maximo
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.40%) LucidChart
2 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.40%) Force.com
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.14%) DVB
2 12 (4.76%) Network Security
3 11 (4.37%) HTTP
3 11 (4.37%) SSL
4 8 (3.17%) NGN
5 7 (2.78%) Internet
6 6 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.38%) Firewall
7 4 (1.59%) Extranet
7 4 (1.59%) Intranet
8 3 (1.19%) ATM
8 3 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.79%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (0.79%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.92%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (8.33%) Ingres
3 11 (4.37%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.17%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.59%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.19%) SQLite
7 3 (1.19%) DB2
7 3 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.19%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.40%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 58 (23.02%) ClearCase
2 47 (18.65%) Subversion
3 43 (17.06%) NUnit
4 41 (16.27%) GoogleTest
5 40 (15.87%) CppUnit
6 35 (13.89%) Ant
7 27 (10.71%) CruiseControl
8 22 (8.73%) Rational Rose
9 21 (8.33%) ClearQuest
10 13 (5.16%) Rational DOORS
11 8 (3.17%) Rational Rhapsody
12 7 (2.78%) JIRA
12 7 (2.78%) JUnit
12 7 (2.78%) Eclipse
13 6 (2.38%) Visual Studio
13 6 (2.38%) Jenkins
14 4 (1.59%) NetBeans
15 3 (1.19%) Git (software)
15 3 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
15 3 (1.19%) XMLSpy
General
1 15 (5.95%) Finance
2 11 (4.37%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.17%) Avionics
4 7 (2.78%) Retail
5 6 (2.38%) Military
5 6 (2.38%) Aerospace
5 6 (2.38%) German Language
6 5 (1.98%) Electronics
6 5 (1.98%) Billing
7 4 (1.59%) Advertising
7 4 (1.59%) Publishing
8 3 (1.19%) Banking
8 3 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.19%) Marketing
9 2 (0.79%) Automotive
9 2 (0.79%) Law
9 2 (0.79%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 74 (29.37%) Analyst
2 73 (28.97%) Developer
3 69 (27.38%) Business Analyst
4 50 (19.84%) Software Engineer
5 34 (13.49%) Software Developer
6 27 (10.71%) Architect
7 16 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
8 15 (5.95%) UML Business Analyst
9 13 (5.16%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (5.16%) C Developer
10 9 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
11 8 (3.17%) Embedded Software Developer
11 8 (3.17%) Java Developer
12 7 (2.78%) .NET Developer
12 7 (2.78%) C++ Developer
12 7 (2.78%) Consultant
13 6 (2.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 6 (2.38%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (2.38%) Technical Leader
14 5 (1.98%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (17.46%) XML
2 35 (13.89%) Motif
3 21 (8.33%) Web Services
3 21 (8.33%) wxWidgets
4 18 (7.14%) .NET
5 15 (5.95%) POSIX
5 15 (5.95%) Middleware
6 12 (4.76%) JMS
6 12 (4.76%) SOAP
7 11 (4.37%) WSDL
8 10 (3.97%) REST
9 8 (3.17%) Drools
9 8 (3.17%) WinForms
9 8 (3.17%) J2EE
9 8 (3.17%) HTML
10 7 (2.78%) CSS
10 7 (2.78%) jQuery
11 6 (2.38%) XSLT
12 5 (1.98%) JSON
12 5 (1.98%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 71 (28.17%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.14%) DTV
3 16 (6.35%) STB
4 14 (5.56%) Derivative
5 12 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.97%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.59%) PKI
8 3 (1.19%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.19%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.79%) Physics
9 2 (0.79%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.79%) RMADS
9 2 (0.79%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.79%) NHS
9 2 (0.79%) IPTV
9 2 (0.79%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.79%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.79%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 68 (26.98%) Linux
2 48 (19.05%) UNIX
3 28 (11.11%) Windows
4 9 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.79%) Windows NT
5 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (36.90%) Software Engineering
2 73 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (25.79%) Use Case
4 55 (21.83%) OO
5 50 (19.84%) Configuration Management
6 47 (18.65%) OOD
7 32 (12.70%) Scrum
8 31 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (11.90%) Business Analysis
9 30 (11.90%) Project Management
10 29 (11.51%) SOA
10 29 (11.51%) Multithreading
11 23 (9.13%) Waterfall
11 23 (9.13%) Requirements Management
12 21 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
12 21 (8.33%) RUP
13 20 (7.94%) ITIL
13 20 (7.94%) Memory Management
14 18 (7.14%) TOGAF
15 17 (6.75%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 83 (32.94%) C
2 57 (22.62%) C++
3 47 (18.65%) SQL
4 44 (17.46%) Java
5 33 (13.10%) Python
6 10 (3.97%) Ada
6 10 (3.97%) C#
7 9 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.17%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.78%) Embedded C
10 4 (1.59%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.59%) Delphi
10 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.19%) Golang
12 2 (0.79%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.79%) VB
12 2 (0.79%) VBA
12 2 (0.79%) COBOL
13 1 (0.40%) Perl
13 1 (0.40%) VC++
Qualifications
1 74 (29.37%) Security Cleared
2 51 (20.24%) SC Cleared
3 23 (9.13%) Degree
4 20 (7.94%) ISEB
5 3 (1.19%) CBAP
6 2 (0.79%) IIBA
6 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.79%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.40%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.17%) DO-178B
2 5 (1.98%) QA
2 5 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.19%) COBIT
4 2 (0.79%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.40%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.98%) Firmware
2 2 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (12.30%) Oracle
1 31 (12.30%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.16%) IBM
3 10 (3.97%) Software AG
4 9 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.38%) SAP
6 5 (1.98%) Adobe
7 4 (1.59%) Google
7 4 (1.59%) webMethods
8 3 (1.19%) Xilinx
8 3 (1.19%) VMware
8 3 (1.19%) Siebel
8 3 (1.19%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.79%) SumTotal
9 2 (0.79%) Saba
9 2 (0.79%) QNX
10 1 (0.40%) Symantec
10 1 (0.40%) Lagan
10 1 (0.40%) Rogue Wave
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