The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 21 49 26
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -23
Contract jobs citing UML 30 18 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.34% 3.05% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.24% 3.74% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 32
Median daily rate £390 £305 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.86% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.89%
UML
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
364 481 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 76.96% 81.53% 82.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 380 346
Median daily rate £390 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.50% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £10.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £16.80 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing UML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

UML
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UML across the South Wales region.

UML Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UML across the South Wales region.

UML Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

UML
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Newport +31 18 £390 +27.86%
Cardiff 0 5 £425 +63.46% 1
UML
Wales

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for UML.

1 32 (68.09%) Software Engineering
2 27 (57.45%) C++
3 25 (53.19%) Windows
3 25 (53.19%) OO
4 22 (46.81%) SQL
5 21 (44.68%) C#
6 19 (40.43%) OOA/OOD
6 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
7 18 (38.30%) Eclipse
8 17 (36.17%) Visual Studio
9 16 (34.04%) TCP/IP
10 15 (31.91%) VoIP
10 15 (31.91%) SNMP
10 15 (31.91%) StarTeam
10 15 (31.91%) Requirements Management
10 15 (31.91%) Coverity
10 15 (31.91%) Rational DOORS
10 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
11 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (27.66%) C
13 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (21.28%) Use Case
15 9 (19.15%) Embedded Systems
15 9 (19.15%) Oracle
15 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
16 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
17 6 (12.77%) .NET
17 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
17 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
18 5 (10.64%) MVVM

UML
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) TCP/IP
2 15 (31.91%) SNMP
2 15 (31.91%) VoIP
3 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
1 5 (10.64%) RDBMS
1 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) DB2
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Eclipse
2 17 (36.17%) Visual Studio
3 15 (31.91%) Rational DOORS
3 15 (31.91%) StarTeam
4 3 (6.38%) Ant
4 3 (6.38%) Maven
5 2 (4.26%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) MSBuild
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (4.26%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (4.26%) Subversion
5 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Software Engineer
2 20 (42.55%) Senior Software Engineer
3 13 (27.66%) Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Software Developer
5 6 (12.77%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.77%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (12.77%) C++ Developer
5 6 (12.77%) C++ Software Developer
5 6 (12.77%) C++/C# Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.51%) C Developer
7 4 (8.51%) C/C++ Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Embedded Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) .NET
2 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
2 5 (10.64%) CSS
3 4 (8.51%) Ajax
3 4 (8.51%) HTML
3 4 (8.51%) WPF
4 3 (6.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (6.38%) Facelets
4 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.38%) J2EE
4 3 (6.38%) JPA
4 3 (6.38%) JSF
4 3 (6.38%) PrimeFaces
4 3 (6.38%) Spring
4 3 (6.38%) STL
4 3 (6.38%) XHTML
4 3 (6.38%) XML
5 2 (4.26%) AutoMapper
5 2 (4.26%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.15%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.26%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) DTV
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 25 (53.19%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Software Engineering
2 25 (53.19%) OO
3 19 (40.43%) OOA/OOD
4 15 (31.91%) Requirements Management
5 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (21.28%) Use Case
7 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
8 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.64%) Human Factors
9 5 (10.64%) ITIL
9 5 (10.64%) MVVM
9 5 (10.64%) TOGAF
9 5 (10.64%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (6.38%) Cross-Platform Development
10 3 (6.38%) OOD
10 3 (6.38%) Requirements Engineering
10 3 (6.38%) Scrum
10 3 (6.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) C++
2 22 (46.81%) SQL
3 21 (44.68%) C#
4 13 (27.66%) C
5 5 (10.64%) Java
5 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.26%) Embedded C
6 2 (4.26%) Embedded C++
6 2 (4.26%) VC++
7 1 (2.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
2 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) CBAP
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) MISRA
1 2 (4.26%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.13%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Coverity
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) HP
4 2 (4.26%) SAP
4 2 (4.26%) Sybase