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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 134 104 129
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +25
Contract jobs citing UML 116 185 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.52% 1.94% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 2.43% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 116 89
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £278 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
- +0.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 11
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.15 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +12.40%
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
6122 7605 7612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.16% 79.78% 76.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3642 4484 4265
Median daily rate £420 £400 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 312 282
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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
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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 December 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 +7 57 £380 +8.57% 4
Berkshire +4 21 £450 -2.70% 3
Buckinghamshire +9 12 £440 +25.71% 2
Oxfordshire -3 9 £446 -6.05% 2
East Sussex +6 6 £325 -12.16%
Kent +7 5 £525 +50.00% 2
Surrey -1 4 £463 +12.12% 3
West Sussex -10 2 £335 -25.55% 1
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (31.58%) Java
3 72 (29.15%) Security Cleared
4 62 (25.10%) SC Cleared
5 61 (24.70%) C++
6 58 (23.48%) Software Engineering
7 57 (23.08%) C
8 53 (21.46%) Linux
9 51 (20.65%) XML
10 44 (17.81%) Scrum
10 44 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
11 43 (17.41%) SQL
12 42 (17.00%) Use Case
13 40 (16.19%) Unix
14 39 (15.79%) OO
15 37 (14.98%) HTML
15 37 (14.98%) Finance
16 34 (13.77%) Oracle
16 34 (13.77%) Windows
16 34 (13.77%) SDLC
17 33 (13.36%) JavaScript
17 33 (13.36%) Web Services
18 32 (12.96%) Subversion
19 31 (12.55%) Business Analysis
19 31 (12.55%) Degree
20 30 (12.15%) C#
21 29 (11.74%) .NET
21 29 (11.74%) Ant
22 28 (11.34%) Data Modelling
23 27 (10.93%) Unit Testing

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 25 (10.12%) JBoss
2 16 (6.48%) Apache
2 16 (6.48%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (2.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (1.62%) GlassFish
5 4 (1.62%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.21%) Moodle
7 2 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.81%) WildFly
8 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (8.91%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.83%) MS Project
3 3 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.81%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.81%) MS Office
5 1 (0.40%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.21%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.40%) Staffware
4 1 (0.40%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.62%) PaaS
3 3 (1.21%) IaaS
4 2 (0.81%) Bluemix
4 2 (0.81%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.40%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.86%) Firewall
2 8 (3.24%) LDAP
2 8 (3.24%) SNMP
3 6 (2.43%) HTTP
4 4 (1.62%) DHCP
4 4 (1.62%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.62%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.21%) DNS
5 3 (1.21%) SMTP
6 1 (0.40%) DOCSIS
6 1 (0.40%) DVB
6 1 (0.40%) Network Security
6 1 (0.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.91%) Relational Database
2 15 (6.07%) SQL Server
3 13 (5.26%) MySQL
3 13 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.02%) Big Data
5 5 (2.02%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.62%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.62%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.40%) DB2
8 1 (0.40%) GIS
8 1 (0.40%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 32 (12.96%) Subversion
2 29 (11.74%) Ant
3 24 (9.72%) NUnit
4 21 (8.50%) GoogleTest
4 21 (8.50%) JUnit
5 20 (8.10%) Eclipse
6 18 (7.29%) ClearCase
6 18 (7.29%) CppUnit
7 16 (6.48%) JIRA
8 13 (5.26%) Gradle
9 8 (3.24%) Rational DOORS
9 8 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (2.83%) Jenkins
10 7 (2.83%) Maven
11 6 (2.43%) Checkstyle
11 6 (2.43%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.43%) FindBugs
11 6 (2.43%) Git (software)
11 6 (2.43%) Selenium
12 5 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 37 (14.98%) Finance
2 13 (5.26%) Aerospace
3 12 (4.86%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.45%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.43%) Billing
5 6 (2.43%) Military
5 6 (2.43%) Publishing
6 4 (1.62%) Back Office
7 3 (1.21%) Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Front Office
9 1 (0.40%) Marketing
9 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (29.15%) Analyst
2 68 (27.53%) Developer
3 55 (22.27%) Business Analyst
4 53 (21.46%) Architect
5 25 (10.12%) Java Developer
6 24 (9.72%) Software Engineer
6 24 (9.72%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (8.10%) C Developer
8 19 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
9 16 (6.48%) Designer
10 13 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
10 13 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
11 12 (4.86%) Solutions Designer
12 11 (4.45%) Software Developer
13 10 (4.05%) C++ Developer
13 10 (4.05%) C++ Software Engineer
13 10 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
14 9 (3.64%) Agile Business Analyst
15 8 (3.24%) C# Software Engineer
15 8 (3.24%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (20.65%) XML
2 37 (14.98%) HTML
3 33 (13.36%) Web Services
4 29 (11.74%) .NET
5 26 (10.53%) CSS
6 22 (8.91%) REST
6 22 (8.91%) Spring
7 19 (7.69%) J2EE
7 19 (7.69%) SOAP
8 16 (6.48%) Middleware
9 15 (6.07%) XSLT
10 14 (5.67%) Hibernate
11 13 (5.26%) JSON
12 12 (4.86%) JSP
13 11 (4.45%) Java EE
13 11 (4.45%) OAuth
14 10 (4.05%) Apache Camel
14 10 (4.05%) Entity Framework
15 9 (3.64%) JPA
15 9 (3.64%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.10%) Derivative
3 10 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.83%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.83%) User Experience
5 6 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.02%) ASIC
6 5 (2.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (2.02%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.02%) Social Network
7 4 (1.62%) CESG
7 4 (1.62%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.21%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.21%) Minimum Viable Product
8 3 (1.21%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.21%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.21%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) CMDB
9 2 (0.81%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 53 (21.46%) Linux
2 40 (16.19%) Unix
3 34 (13.77%) Windows
4 5 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (23.48%) Software Engineering
3 44 (17.81%) Scrum
4 42 (17.00%) Use Case
5 39 (15.79%) OO
6 34 (13.77%) SDLC
7 31 (12.55%) Business Analysis
8 28 (11.34%) Data Modelling
9 27 (10.93%) Unit Testing
10 26 (10.53%) Integration Testing
10 26 (10.53%) OOD
11 25 (10.12%) Configuration Management
12 24 (9.72%) BPMN
12 24 (9.72%) User Stories
13 23 (9.31%) MVC
13 23 (9.31%) Requirements Analysis
13 23 (9.31%) SOA
14 20 (8.10%) Multithreading
14 20 (8.10%) Project Management
14 20 (8.10%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (31.58%) Java
2 61 (24.70%) C++
3 57 (23.08%) C
4 43 (17.41%) SQL
5 33 (13.36%) JavaScript
6 30 (12.15%) C#
7 25 (10.12%) Python
8 13 (5.26%) VB
9 7 (2.83%) Ada
9 7 (2.83%) Perl
10 6 (2.43%) PHP
11 5 (2.02%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.02%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.02%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.02%) VBA
11 5 (2.02%) XPath
12 4 (1.62%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.62%) Tcl
13 2 (0.81%) AspectJ
13 2 (0.81%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 72 (29.15%) Security Cleared
2 62 (25.10%) SC Cleared
3 31 (12.55%) Degree
4 16 (6.48%) ISEB
5 4 (1.62%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.40%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.86%) QA
2 10 (4.05%) PA-DSS
2 10 (4.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.81%) MiFID
3 2 (0.81%) MISRA
3 2 (0.81%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (1.62%) Firmware
2 2 (0.81%) Shibboleth
2 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.62%) Amdocs OSS
1 4 (1.62%) Netcool
2 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (13.77%) Oracle
2 17 (6.88%) Red Hat
3 15 (6.07%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.26%) IBM
5 11 (4.45%) Cisco
6 8 (3.24%) Gemalto
6 8 (3.24%) Kaspersky
6 8 (3.24%) NetApp
6 8 (3.24%) Splunk
7 7 (2.83%) Tripwire
8 6 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.43%) TIBCO
9 5 (2.02%) F5
9 5 (2.02%) Google
9 5 (2.02%) Software AG
9 5 (2.02%) webMethods
10 4 (1.62%) Capita
10 4 (1.62%) Cramer
10 4 (1.62%) Endeca
10 4 (1.62%) ServiceNow
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