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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 136 127 146
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Contract jobs citing UML 123 158 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.47% 1.59% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.00% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 113 65
Median daily rate £441 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% +7.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.38 £35.81
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.75%
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
6813 7909 7117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.43% 79.66% 76.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4182 4846 3982
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 270 274
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.09 £21.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +71.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.57 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Berkshire +30 40 £475 +11.76% 5
Oxfordshire -4 22 £525 +16.66%
Hampshire -42 21 £365 -7.30% 10
West Sussex -6 13 £400 -13.27% 3
Middlesex +11 12 £313 -7.40%
Kent +7 5 £538 +26.47%
Buckinghamshire +11 4 £450 +28.57% 4
East Sussex -3 3 £325 -12.16% 1
Surrey -6 3 £513 +35.76% 5
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 80 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (29.92%) Java
3 64 (24.24%) Security Cleared
4 59 (22.35%) C
5 58 (21.97%) Software Engineering
6 57 (21.59%) SQL
6 57 (21.59%) Linux
7 55 (20.83%) SC Cleared
8 53 (20.08%) Use Case
8 53 (20.08%) XML
9 52 (19.70%) C++
10 45 (17.05%) Subversion
11 44 (16.67%) SDLC
12 43 (16.29%) Analytical Skills
12 43 (16.29%) Scrum
13 40 (15.15%) Data Modelling
14 35 (13.26%) OOD
14 35 (13.26%) Finance
15 34 (12.88%) SOA
15 34 (12.88%) Unix
15 34 (12.88%) BPMN
16 33 (12.50%) Windows
16 33 (12.50%) .NET
16 33 (12.50%) Business Analysis
17 31 (11.74%) Ant
17 31 (11.74%) OO
18 30 (11.36%) HTML
18 30 (11.36%) Requirements Analysis
19 29 (10.98%) Integration Testing
19 29 (10.98%) JavaScript

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 22 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 19 (7.20%) JBoss
3 14 (5.30%) Apache
4 9 (3.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (2.27%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.52%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.14%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.76%) WildFly
10 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.38%) Confluence
10 1 (0.38%) Drupal
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (7.20%) MS Visio
2 10 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.79%) MS Project
3 7 (2.65%) MS Office
4 3 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.65%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.38%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.65%) Bluemix
1 7 (2.65%) IBM Cloud
2 6 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.52%) PaaS
4 3 (1.14%) IaaS
4 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.76%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.03%) Firewall
1 8 (3.03%) HTTP
1 8 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.65%) SNMP
3 5 (1.89%) LDAP
4 4 (1.52%) DHCP
5 3 (1.14%) RS-232
5 3 (1.14%) VoIP
6 2 (0.76%) DNS
6 2 (0.76%) DVB
6 2 (0.76%) RS-422
6 2 (0.76%) SMTP
7 1 (0.38%) 4G
7 1 (0.38%) DOCSIS
7 1 (0.38%) Internet
7 1 (0.38%) MVNO
7 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.20%) Relational Database
2 18 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 15 (5.68%) MySQL
4 13 (4.92%) RDBMS
5 10 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.76%) GIS
9 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.38%) Big Data
10 1 (0.38%) DB2
10 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (17.05%) Subversion
2 31 (11.74%) Ant
3 25 (9.47%) NUnit
4 23 (8.71%) GoogleTest
5 22 (8.33%) JIRA
6 20 (7.58%) ClearCase
6 20 (7.58%) CppUnit
7 18 (6.82%) JUnit
8 16 (6.06%) Eclipse
9 15 (5.68%) Git (software)
10 12 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (3.79%) Gradle
11 10 (3.79%) Rational DOORS
11 10 (3.79%) Selenium
11 10 (3.79%) Visual Studio
12 9 (3.41%) Cucumber
12 9 (3.41%) Maven
13 8 (3.03%) Rational Rhapsody
14 7 (2.65%) Checkstyle
14 7 (2.65%) FindBugs
General
1 35 (13.26%) Finance
2 22 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.92%) Aerospace
4 11 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.65%) Publishing
6 6 (2.27%) Banking
7 5 (1.89%) Avionics
7 5 (1.89%) Military
8 3 (1.14%) Automotive
8 3 (1.14%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.76%) Billing
9 2 (0.76%) Front Office
9 2 (0.76%) Retail
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 93 (35.23%) Analyst
2 74 (28.03%) Business Analyst
3 71 (26.89%) Developer
4 58 (21.97%) Architect
5 26 (9.85%) Java Developer
6 25 (9.47%) Solutions Architect
7 24 (9.09%) Software Engineer
8 23 (8.71%) C Developer
9 20 (7.58%) Systems Analyst
10 15 (5.68%) Technical Analyst
10 15 (5.68%) Technical Business Analyst
11 14 (5.30%) Designer
12 13 (4.92%) Software Developer
13 12 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
14 11 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
14 11 (4.17%) Senior Developer
15 10 (3.79%) Integration Architect
15 10 (3.79%) Solutions Designer
16 9 (3.41%) C++ Developer
16 9 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (20.08%) XML
2 33 (12.50%) .NET
3 30 (11.36%) HTML
4 26 (9.85%) J2EE
4 26 (9.85%) Spring
5 23 (8.71%) Web Services
6 18 (6.82%) Middleware
7 17 (6.44%) CSS
8 16 (6.06%) JSP
9 15 (5.68%) JSON
9 15 (5.68%) SOAP
10 14 (5.30%) REST
10 14 (5.30%) Servlets
10 14 (5.30%) WebCenter
11 13 (4.92%) Hibernate
12 12 (4.55%) Entity Framework
13 11 (4.17%) Apache Camel
13 11 (4.17%) NHibernate
14 10 (3.79%) JDBC
14 10 (3.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.29%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.95%) Derivative
3 9 (3.41%) Frameworx
4 8 (3.03%) User Experience
4 8 (3.03%) Virtual Team
5 7 (2.65%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.89%) ASIC
7 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (1.89%) Social Network
8 4 (1.52%) CESG
9 3 (1.14%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.14%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.14%) Minimum Viable Product
9 3 (1.14%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.14%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.14%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (21.59%) Linux
2 34 (12.88%) Unix
3 33 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (0.76%) Android
5 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (21.97%) Software Engineering
3 53 (20.08%) Use Case
4 44 (16.67%) SDLC
5 43 (16.29%) Scrum
6 40 (15.15%) Data Modelling
7 35 (13.26%) OOD
8 34 (12.88%) BPMN
8 34 (12.88%) SOA
9 33 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 31 (11.74%) OO
11 30 (11.36%) Requirements Analysis
12 29 (10.98%) Integration Testing
13 28 (10.61%) User Stories
14 25 (9.47%) Configuration Management
14 25 (9.47%) Multithreading
14 25 (9.47%) Unit Testing
15 24 (9.09%) Project Management
16 23 (8.71%) Translating Business Requirements
17 21 (7.95%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (29.92%) Java
2 59 (22.35%) C
3 57 (21.59%) SQL
4 52 (19.70%) C++
5 29 (10.98%) JavaScript
6 25 (9.47%) C#
7 17 (6.44%) Python
8 12 (4.55%) VB
9 11 (4.17%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.79%) Ada
11 8 (3.03%) AspectJ
11 8 (3.03%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.89%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.89%) VBA
12 5 (1.89%) XPath
13 4 (1.52%) Perl
13 4 (1.52%) PHP
14 3 (1.14%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.14%) C++/CLI
14 3 (1.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 64 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 55 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 27 (10.23%) Degree
4 21 (7.95%) ISEB
5 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) IIBA
5 1 (0.38%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.55%) QA
2 6 (2.27%) PA-DSS
2 6 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.89%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.76%) MiFID
4 2 (0.76%) MISRA
4 2 (0.76%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 4 (1.52%) Firmware
2 2 (0.76%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (10.61%) Oracle
2 24 (9.09%) IBM
3 23 (8.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.41%) Endeca
4 9 (3.41%) FatWire
5 8 (3.03%) Cisco
6 7 (2.65%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.89%) Gemalto
7 5 (1.89%) Google
7 5 (1.89%) Kaspersky
7 5 (1.89%) NetApp
7 5 (1.89%) Software AG
7 5 (1.89%) Splunk
8 4 (1.52%) Capita
8 4 (1.52%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.52%) Tripwire
9 3 (1.14%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.14%) Juniper
9 3 (1.14%) QNX
9 3 (1.14%) Telelogic
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