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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England / South West
Rank 86 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Contract jobs citing UML 49 91 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.83% 3.08% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 3.76% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 43 55
Median daily rate £425 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £375 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £737
UK excluding London median daily rate £422 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 18
Median hourly rate £41.50 £46.20 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% +26.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £42.77 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £57.00 £47.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £49.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.10% +35.61%

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
2211 2420 2502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.41% 82.01% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1461 1651 1636
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £283 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 119 92
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.38 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the South West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

UML Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Somerset 0 22 £425 -2.85% 2
Gloucestershire -5 10 £500 +20.48% 2
Bristol -12 7 - - 7
Wiltshire -9 6 £375 -28.57% 3
Dorset -5 5 £300 -25.00% 4
Devon 0 2 £275 -26.66% 1
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 56 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (51.96%) Security Cleared
3 51 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 48 (47.06%) C++
5 47 (46.08%) Java
6 38 (37.25%) OO
7 35 (34.31%) SC Cleared
8 33 (32.35%) Scrum
9 31 (30.39%) C#
10 27 (26.47%) Time Management
11 21 (20.59%) C
11 21 (20.59%) SysML
12 20 (19.61%) Rational DOORS
13 14 (13.73%) Requirements Engineering
13 14 (13.73%) Hadoop
14 13 (12.75%) SQL
14 13 (12.75%) Ada
14 13 (12.75%) Eclipse
14 13 (12.75%) Big Data
15 12 (11.76%) User Experience
15 12 (11.76%) DV Cleared
15 12 (11.76%) Requirements Management
16 11 (10.78%) TOGAF
16 11 (10.78%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
17 10 (9.80%) Rational Rhapsody
17 10 (9.80%) Spring
17 10 (9.80%) Degree
17 10 (9.80%) Git (software)
17 10 (9.80%) Linux
17 10 (9.80%) Oracle

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 8 (7.84%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.86%) Apache
3 4 (3.92%) JBoss
3 4 (3.92%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.96%) Anypoint
4 2 (1.96%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.96%) Confluence
4 2 (1.96%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.96%) Mule
4 2 (1.96%) Mule ESB
4 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.98%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.98%) IIS
5 1 (0.98%) nginx
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.98%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.98%) Magento
2 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (7.84%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.98%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.98%) Firewall
3 1 (0.98%) HTTP
3 1 (0.98%) Internet
3 1 (0.98%) IPv4
3 1 (0.98%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.98%) LDAP
3 1 (0.98%) Network Security
3 1 (0.98%) Skype
3 1 (0.98%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.73%) Hadoop
2 13 (12.75%) Big Data
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.90%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.92%) MySQL
6 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.96%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.96%) OLAP
7 2 (1.96%) OLTP
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (1.96%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.98%) DB2
8 1 (0.98%) GIS
8 1 (0.98%) Informix
8 1 (0.98%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 20 (19.61%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (12.75%) Eclipse
3 10 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.80%) Rational Rhapsody
4 8 (7.84%) JIRA
5 6 (5.88%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.90%) GDB
6 5 (4.90%) JUnit
6 5 (4.90%) Maven
7 3 (2.94%) Ant
7 3 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.94%) Hudson
7 3 (2.94%) Subversion
8 2 (1.96%) ERwin
8 2 (1.96%) Gradle
8 2 (1.96%) MagicDraw
8 2 (1.96%) Selenium
8 2 (1.96%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.98%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 8 (7.84%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Aerospace
2 5 (4.90%) Avionics
2 5 (4.90%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.92%) Banking
3 4 (3.92%) Military
4 2 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Advertising
5 1 (0.98%) Automotive
5 1 (0.98%) Electronics
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.98%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (34.31%) Software Engineer
2 22 (21.57%) Developer
3 17 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 15 (14.71%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (12.75%) Architect
6 11 (10.78%) Requirements Engineer
7 10 (9.80%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (9.80%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) Business Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (5.88%) Ada Engineer
10 6 (5.88%) C++ Developer
10 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) Ada Software Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) Embedded Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.80%) Spring
2 9 (8.82%) CSS
2 9 (8.82%) HTML
2 9 (8.82%) JSP
2 9 (8.82%) XML
3 7 (6.86%) Web Services
4 6 (5.88%) .NET
5 5 (4.90%) EJB
5 5 (4.90%) JSON
5 5 (4.90%) XSLT
6 4 (3.92%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.92%) J2EE
6 4 (3.92%) Java EE
6 4 (3.92%) JMS
6 4 (3.92%) XSD
7 3 (2.94%) Ajax
7 3 (2.94%) jQuery
7 3 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (2.94%) SOAP
7 3 (2.94%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) User Experience
2 5 (4.90%) RIA
3 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.94%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.96%) CCTV
5 2 (1.96%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.96%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.96%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.98%) Verilog
6 1 (0.98%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.80%) Linux
2 8 (7.84%) Windows
3 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 38 (37.25%) OO
4 33 (32.35%) Scrum
5 27 (26.47%) Time Management
6 21 (20.59%) SysML
7 14 (13.73%) Requirements Engineering
8 12 (11.76%) Requirements Management
9 11 (10.78%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
9 11 (10.78%) TOGAF
10 10 (9.80%) ITIL
11 8 (7.84%) Change Management
11 8 (7.84%) Mathematics
11 8 (7.84%) MODAF
11 8 (7.84%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (7.84%) Physics
11 8 (7.84%) TDD
12 7 (6.86%) Change Control
12 7 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (5.88%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 48 (47.06%) C++
2 47 (46.08%) Java
3 31 (30.39%) C#
4 21 (20.59%) C
5 13 (12.75%) Ada
5 13 (12.75%) SQL
6 10 (9.80%) Embedded C++
7 7 (6.86%) Embedded C
8 4 (3.92%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.92%) Perl
8 4 (3.92%) Python
9 3 (2.94%) Ruby
10 2 (1.96%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.96%) Groovy
10 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.96%) XPath
11 1 (0.98%) Ada 95
11 1 (0.98%) Delphi
11 1 (0.98%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.98%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 53 (51.96%) Security Cleared
2 35 (34.31%) SC Cleared
3 12 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 10 (9.80%) Degree
5 3 (2.94%) ISEB
6 2 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.98%) DO-254
3 1 (0.98%) MISRA
3 1 (0.98%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.98%) Firmware
1 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 10 (9.80%) Oracle
2 9 (8.82%) IBM
3 5 (4.90%) Serena
4 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.96%) ATG
5 2 (1.96%) BEA
5 2 (1.96%) Informatica
6 1 (0.98%) Altera
6 1 (0.98%) Capita
6 1 (0.98%) ESRI
6 1 (0.98%) Google
6 1 (0.98%) Luciad
6 1 (0.98%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (0.98%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.98%) RedGate
6 1 (0.98%) SAP
6 1 (0.98%) Sybase
6 1 (0.98%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.98%) VMware
6 1 (0.98%) Xilinx
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