The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 95 47 70
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +23
Contract jobs citing UML 40 122 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.38% 3.64% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 4.70% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 50 43
Median daily rate £432 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £325 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 41 13
Median hourly rate £41.50 £42.00 £35.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +17.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £37.00 £32.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £41.24 £36.95
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +11.61%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2247 2594 2401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.70% 77.48% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1531 1732 1585
Median daily rate £400 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 137 90
Median hourly rate £33.00 £39.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.92% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

UML
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in the South West

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

UML
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Gloucestershire +14 17 £350 -6.66% 6
Wiltshire +1 14 £550 +10.00% 3
Devon -5 3 £432 +12.20% 1
Bristol -12 3 - - 8
Dorset -14 1 £300 - 4
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 West region with a requirement for UML.

1 59 (53.15%) Software Engineering
2 54 (48.65%) C++
3 43 (38.74%) Security Cleared
4 41 (36.94%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (36.04%) Java
6 31 (27.93%) Scrum
7 30 (27.03%) SC Cleared
8 29 (26.13%) TOGAF
9 26 (23.42%) OO
9 26 (23.42%) SDLC
10 23 (20.72%) C
11 22 (19.82%) Use Case
12 19 (17.12%) Finance
13 18 (16.22%) PRINCE2
13 18 (16.22%) Rational DOORS
14 17 (15.32%) DV Cleared
14 17 (15.32%) Visual Studio
15 16 (14.41%) Windows
15 16 (14.41%) Requirements Management
16 15 (13.51%) Degree
16 15 (13.51%) C#
16 15 (13.51%) SOA
17 13 (11.71%) Banking
17 13 (11.71%) Linux
17 13 (11.71%) SysML
18 11 (9.91%) ITIL
18 11 (9.91%) HTML
18 11 (9.91%) Middleware
19 10 (9.01%) XML
19 10 (9.01%) MODAF

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (2.70%) Confluence
2 2 (1.80%) Apache
3 1 (0.90%) IIS
3 1 (0.90%) JBoss
3 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (8.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) DHCP
1 4 (3.60%) SNMP
1 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.80%) ASN.1
2 2 (1.80%) SSL
2 2 (1.80%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.90%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.90%) DAB
3 1 (0.90%) HTTP
3 1 (0.90%) NFC
3 1 (0.90%) OFDM
3 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.11%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.60%) Big Data
3 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.90%) MySQL
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (16.22%) Rational DOORS
2 17 (15.32%) Visual Studio
3 9 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.11%) Subversion
4 8 (7.21%) Rational Rhapsody
5 7 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.41%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.50%) NetBeans
8 4 (3.60%) ClearCase
8 4 (3.60%) JUnit
8 4 (3.60%) Vagrant
9 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
9 3 (2.70%) JIRA
9 3 (2.70%) Maven
9 3 (2.70%) Selenium
10 2 (1.80%) GCC
11 1 (0.90%) CppUnit
General
1 19 (17.12%) Finance
2 13 (11.71%) Banking
3 9 (8.11%) Aerospace
4 7 (6.31%) Military
5 3 (2.70%) Electronics
5 3 (2.70%) Games
6 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.90%) Automotive
7 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (30.63%) Software Engineer
2 29 (26.13%) Developer
3 23 (20.72%) Architect
4 18 (16.22%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (12.61%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (9.01%) C++ Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Analyst
7 9 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) Java Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.31%) Business Analyst
9 7 (6.31%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Ada Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Ada Software Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Consultant
11 5 (4.50%) Senior Consultant
12 4 (3.60%) C++ Software Developer
12 4 (3.60%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.91%) HTML
1 11 (9.91%) Middleware
2 10 (9.01%) XML
3 7 (6.31%) Spring
4 6 (5.41%) .NET
4 6 (5.41%) CSS
4 6 (5.41%) Web Services
5 5 (4.50%) JSON
5 5 (4.50%) MFC
5 5 (4.50%) STL
5 5 (4.50%) XSL
6 4 (3.60%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.60%) HTML5
7 3 (2.70%) jQuery
7 3 (2.70%) Spring Boot
8 2 (1.80%) Apache CXF
8 2 (1.80%) LINQ
8 2 (1.80%) PyQt
8 2 (1.80%) REST
8 2 (1.80%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.21%) User Experience
2 7 (6.31%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.50%) ASIC
4 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (4.50%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.60%) CESG
5 4 (3.60%) Physics
6 3 (2.70%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.80%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.80%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.80%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.90%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.90%) Economics
8 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.41%) Windows
2 13 (11.71%) Linux
3 9 (8.11%) Unix
4 4 (3.60%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.70%) Android
5 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (53.15%) Software Engineering
2 41 (36.94%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (27.93%) Scrum
4 29 (26.13%) TOGAF
5 26 (23.42%) OO
5 26 (23.42%) SDLC
6 22 (19.82%) Use Case
7 18 (16.22%) PRINCE2
8 16 (14.41%) Requirements Management
9 15 (13.51%) SOA
10 13 (11.71%) SysML
11 11 (9.91%) ITIL
12 10 (9.01%) MODAF
13 9 (8.11%) OOA/OOD
13 9 (8.11%) Time Management
14 7 (6.31%) Coaching
14 7 (6.31%) Waterfall
15 6 (5.41%) Change Management
15 6 (5.41%) Mentoring
15 6 (5.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (48.65%) C++
2 40 (36.04%) Java
3 23 (20.72%) C
4 15 (13.51%) C#
5 9 (8.11%) Ada
6 7 (6.31%) Python
7 5 (4.50%) Delphi
7 5 (4.50%) Embedded C++
7 5 (4.50%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.50%) Perl
7 5 (4.50%) Ruby
7 5 (4.50%) SQL
8 4 (3.60%) Ada 95
8 4 (3.60%) MATLAB
8 4 (3.60%) PL/1
9 3 (2.70%) PHP
10 2 (1.80%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.80%) VC++
11 1 (0.90%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (38.74%) Security Cleared
2 30 (27.03%) SC Cleared
3 17 (15.32%) DV Cleared
4 15 (13.51%) Degree
5 4 (3.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) COBIT
1 2 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.80%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.80%) QA
1 2 (1.80%) SEPA
2 1 (0.90%) Def Stans
2 1 (0.90%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.90%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Firmware
2 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) Ansible
1 2 (1.80%) OpenAM
1 2 (1.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft
1 7 (6.31%) Oracle
2 6 (5.41%) IBM
3 2 (1.80%) Apple
3 2 (1.80%) Luciad
4 1 (0.90%) RedGate
4 1 (0.90%) Twitter
4 1 (0.90%) VMware
Exeter, Devon
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £370 to £494 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago