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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 162 99 102
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +3
Contract jobs citing UML 122 187 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.26% 1.88% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 2.42% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 118 104
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 14
Median hourly rate £44.00 £41.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.02% -2.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.26% -2.59%
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
7669 7741 6977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.51% 77.93% 74.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4708 4348 3877
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 282 277
Median hourly rate £37.00 £32.75 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.97% +21.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £47.80 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -23 43 £388 +3.33% 10
Surrey -6 19 £500 +53.84% 11
Berkshire -11 19 £450 +12.50% 5
Buckinghamshire +2 13 £363 -17.14% 3
Kent -15 8 £320 - 1
East Sussex +8 5 £255 -35.44%
West Sussex -25 5 £300 -14.89% 6
Oxfordshire -9 2 £288 -35.75% 2
Middlesex -5 1 £400 +17.64%
Home Counties - 1 £415 -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 88 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (29.79%) Linux
3 77 (27.30%) Subversion
4 74 (26.24%) Java
5 73 (25.89%) Software Engineering
6 70 (24.82%) C
7 69 (24.47%) Security Cleared
8 61 (21.63%) Oracle
9 60 (21.28%) SQL
10 57 (20.21%) Unix
11 56 (19.86%) Project Management
12 55 (19.50%) C++
13 54 (19.15%) Ant
14 53 (18.79%) SC Cleared
15 52 (18.44%) XML
16 50 (17.73%) Python
16 50 (17.73%) OOD
16 50 (17.73%) Scrum
17 49 (17.38%) Finance
17 49 (17.38%) Use Case
18 48 (17.02%) Web Services
19 46 (16.31%) JavaScript
19 46 (16.31%) Unit Testing
20 45 (15.96%) OO
21 44 (15.60%) Telecoms
22 43 (15.25%) SOA
23 42 (14.89%) Integration Testing
24 40 (14.18%) Configuration Management
24 40 (14.18%) Requirements Analysis
25 39 (13.83%) GoogleTest

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 19 (6.74%) JBoss
2 17 (6.03%) Tomcat
3 16 (5.67%) WebLogic
4 14 (4.96%) SharePoint
5 12 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (2.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (2.13%) Apache
6 6 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.77%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.06%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.06%) Node.js
8 3 (1.06%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.06%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.71%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.71%) AquaLogic
9 2 (0.71%) CMS
9 2 (0.71%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.71%) IIS
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.77%) MS Office
3 5 (1.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.35%) GIMP
4 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (3.90%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (3.55%) OpenText Process Suite
3 3 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.71%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.71%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.71%) SaaS
2 2 (0.71%) Veeva
3 1 (0.35%) Bluemix
3 1 (0.35%) Force.com
3 1 (0.35%) IaaS
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.90%) HTTP
2 7 (2.48%) DVB
2 7 (2.48%) Internet
2 7 (2.48%) VPN
3 6 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.42%) Firewall
4 4 (1.42%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.06%) 4G
5 3 (1.06%) ATM
5 3 (1.06%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.06%) LDAP
5 3 (1.06%) LTE
5 3 (1.06%) NAS
5 3 (1.06%) RS-232
5 3 (1.06%) SAN
5 3 (1.06%) SMTP
6 2 (0.71%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.71%) Broadband
6 2 (0.71%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.71%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.87%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (6.74%) Oracle Database
4 15 (5.32%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (4.26%) MySQL
5 12 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.77%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.42%) Ingres
8 3 (1.06%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.71%) GIS
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 77 (27.30%) Subversion
2 54 (19.15%) Ant
3 39 (13.83%) GoogleTest
4 37 (13.12%) NUnit
5 35 (12.41%) ClearCase
5 35 (12.41%) CppUnit
6 26 (9.22%) Maven
7 25 (8.87%) JIRA
8 21 (7.45%) Selenium
9 20 (7.09%) JUnit
9 20 (7.09%) Rational DOORS
10 17 (6.03%) Eclipse
11 14 (4.96%) Visual Studio
12 13 (4.61%) CruiseControl
13 12 (4.26%) Cucumber
13 12 (4.26%) Gradle
14 11 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (3.90%) Toad
15 10 (3.55%) Checkstyle
15 10 (3.55%) FindBugs
General
1 49 (17.38%) Finance
2 44 (15.60%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.84%) Avionics
4 6 (2.13%) Aerospace
4 6 (2.13%) Automotive
4 6 (2.13%) Billing
5 5 (1.77%) Electronics
5 5 (1.77%) Marketing
6 4 (1.42%) Retail
7 3 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 118 (41.84%) Developer
2 57 (20.21%) Architect
3 50 (17.73%) Java Developer
4 44 (15.60%) Software Engineer
5 41 (14.54%) Analyst
6 40 (14.18%) Business Analyst
7 30 (10.64%) C Developer
8 21 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (6.74%) Designer
9 19 (6.74%) Senior Developer
10 17 (6.03%) C Software Engineer
10 17 (6.03%) Senior Java Developer
11 15 (5.32%) Solutions Designer
12 14 (4.96%) Linux Engineer
13 13 (4.61%) Software Developer
14 12 (4.26%) C++ Software Engineer
15 11 (3.90%) Data Architect
15 11 (3.90%) SQL Developer
16 9 (3.19%) C/C++ Software Engineer
16 9 (3.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (18.44%) XML
2 48 (17.02%) Web Services
3 37 (13.12%) SOAP
4 34 (12.06%) Spring
5 33 (11.70%) Hibernate
5 33 (11.70%) HTML
6 29 (10.28%) .NET
7 28 (9.93%) CSS
8 27 (9.57%) EJB
8 27 (9.57%) J2EE
9 25 (8.87%) JSF
10 24 (8.51%) JMS
11 22 (7.80%) JPA
11 22 (7.80%) jQuery
12 21 (7.45%) Java EE
13 20 (7.09%) Middleware
14 16 (5.67%) Entity Framework
15 13 (4.61%) JRules
15 13 (4.61%) NHibernate
16 12 (4.26%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (10.99%) Derivative
3 11 (3.90%) Frameworx
3 11 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.19%) User Experience
5 8 (2.84%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.13%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.77%) Blockchain
7 5 (1.77%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.77%) DTV
7 5 (1.77%) Replication
7 5 (1.77%) STB
8 4 (1.42%) Cryptocurrency
9 3 (1.06%) Clustering
9 3 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.06%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.71%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.71%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 84 (29.79%) Linux
2 57 (20.21%) Unix
3 23 (8.16%) Windows
4 3 (1.06%) Android
4 3 (1.06%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.06%) CentOS
5 2 (0.71%) AIX
5 2 (0.71%) Solaris
6 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (25.89%) Software Engineering
3 56 (19.86%) Project Management
4 50 (17.73%) OOD
4 50 (17.73%) Scrum
5 49 (17.38%) Use Case
6 46 (16.31%) Unit Testing
7 45 (15.96%) OO
8 43 (15.25%) SOA
9 42 (14.89%) Integration Testing
10 40 (14.18%) Configuration Management
10 40 (14.18%) Requirements Analysis
11 37 (13.12%) Multithreading
12 33 (11.70%) Memory Management
12 33 (11.70%) System Integration Testing
13 26 (9.22%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (9.22%) SDLC
13 26 (9.22%) Waterfall
14 24 (8.51%) CRM
14 24 (8.51%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 74 (26.24%) Java
2 70 (24.82%) C
3 60 (21.28%) SQL
4 55 (19.50%) C++
5 50 (17.73%) Python
6 46 (16.31%) JavaScript
7 26 (9.22%) C#
8 19 (6.74%) PL/SQL
9 18 (6.38%) T-SQL
10 15 (5.32%) Shell Script
11 10 (3.55%) Jython
11 10 (3.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 4 (1.42%) Ada
12 4 (1.42%) PHP
13 3 (1.06%) Ada 95
13 3 (1.06%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.06%) C++/CLI
13 3 (1.06%) Perl
13 3 (1.06%) Ruby
14 2 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 69 (24.47%) Security Cleared
2 53 (18.79%) SC Cleared
3 30 (10.64%) Degree
4 10 (3.55%) ISEB
5 3 (1.06%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.35%) CCNA
6 1 (0.35%) CCSP
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.35%) IIBA
6 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.35%) MCP
6 1 (0.35%) MCSE
6 1 (0.35%) MCTS
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.35%) OCA
6 1 (0.35%) OCAJ
6 1 (0.35%) OCP
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.26%) QA
2 8 (2.84%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.35%) ISO26262
System Software
1 6 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.06%) OpenView
1 3 (1.06%) SELinux
1 3 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.35%) Cacti
2 1 (0.35%) Nagios
2 1 (0.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 61 (21.63%) Oracle
2 25 (8.87%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.96%) Adobe
4 12 (4.26%) IBM
5 9 (3.19%) HP
6 7 (2.48%) Telelogic
6 7 (2.48%) VMware
7 6 (2.13%) Endeca
8 5 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.42%) Cisco
9 4 (1.42%) FatWire
9 4 (1.42%) QNX
9 4 (1.42%) Telerik
10 3 (1.06%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.06%) SAP
10 3 (1.06%) StorageTek
10 3 (1.06%) Sun
11 2 (0.71%) ATG
11 2 (0.71%) Symantec
11 2 (0.71%) webMethods
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