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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 67 73 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing UML 77 66 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.59% 2.15% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 2.80% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 35 45
Median daily rate £525 £480 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £313 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £704 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 18 24
Median hourly rate £42.25 £41.87 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% +12.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.98 £33.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.37 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.00%
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
2333 2357 2357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.42% 76.78% 79.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1517 1571 1569
Median daily rate £391 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 101 121
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 May 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
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 28 May 2016.

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 28 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
Somerset +9 23 £510 -20.00% 6
Gloucestershire +12 13 £550 +37.93% 3
Wiltshire -10 12 £550 +14.58% 4
Bristol +4 11 £425 - 1
Devon - 7 £388 -
Dorset -12 5 £400 +33.33% 4
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for UML.

1 84 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 75 (44.64%) C++
3 65 (38.69%) Java
4 62 (36.90%) Security Cleared
5 56 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (27.98%) Scrum
7 45 (26.79%) SC Cleared
8 43 (25.60%) OO
9 37 (22.02%) Finance
10 31 (18.45%) SDLC
11 26 (15.48%) Aerospace
12 25 (14.88%) C#
13 24 (14.29%) Use Case
14 23 (13.69%) HTML
14 23 (13.69%) Visual Studio
14 23 (13.69%) XML
15 22 (13.10%) PRINCE2
15 22 (13.10%) Banking
15 22 (13.10%) TOGAF
16 21 (12.50%) C
17 20 (11.90%) Linux
17 20 (11.90%) Rational DOORS
18 19 (11.31%) BPMN
18 19 (11.31%) Web Services
18 19 (11.31%) Oracle
19 18 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
20 17 (10.12%) Time Management
21 16 (9.52%) DV Cleared
21 16 (9.52%) SQL
21 16 (9.52%) Windows

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 7 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.98%) Apache
3 4 (2.38%) Confluence
3 4 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.19%) IIS
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 11 (6.55%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.60%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.79%) ASN.1
3 2 (1.19%) SSL
3 2 (1.19%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.60%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.60%) Broadband
4 1 (0.60%) DAB
4 1 (0.60%) Firewall
4 1 (0.60%) LDAP
4 1 (0.60%) MVNO
4 1 (0.60%) NFC
4 1 (0.60%) OFDM
4 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.79%) RDBMS
2 3 (1.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.19%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.60%) Big Data
4 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.60%) DB2
4 1 (0.60%) Informix
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (13.69%) Visual Studio
2 20 (11.90%) Rational DOORS
3 16 (9.52%) Eclipse
4 13 (7.74%) Subversion
5 11 (6.55%) Rational Rhapsody
6 10 (5.95%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.17%) ClearCase
7 7 (4.17%) Vagrant
8 6 (3.57%) Git (software)
9 5 (2.98%) JIRA
9 5 (2.98%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.79%) CppUnit
10 3 (1.79%) Eclipse RCP
10 3 (1.79%) JUnit
10 3 (1.79%) Selenium
11 2 (1.19%) GCC
11 2 (1.19%) MSTest
11 2 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.60%) GoogleTest
General
1 37 (22.02%) Finance
2 26 (15.48%) Aerospace
3 22 (13.10%) Banking
4 7 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.57%) Military
6 5 (2.98%) Electronics
6 5 (2.98%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.79%) Games
8 2 (1.19%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.19%) Marketing
9 1 (0.60%) Automotive
9 1 (0.60%) Avionics
9 1 (0.60%) Billing
9 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (33.93%) Software Engineer
2 49 (29.17%) Developer
3 31 (18.45%) Architect
4 30 (17.86%) Business Analyst
5 28 (16.67%) Analyst
6 24 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (13.10%) Java Developer
7 22 (13.10%) Java Engineer
7 22 (13.10%) Java Software Engineer
8 20 (11.90%) C++ Software Engineer
9 16 (9.52%) C++ Developer
10 13 (7.74%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
11 10 (5.95%) Software Developer
12 9 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (5.36%) Senior Business Analyst
13 8 (4.76%) Embedded Engineer
13 8 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 8 (4.76%) Senior Developer
14 7 (4.17%) SC Cleared Java Developer
15 6 (3.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.69%) HTML
1 23 (13.69%) XML
2 19 (11.31%) Web Services
3 15 (8.93%) Spring
4 14 (8.33%) Apache Camel
5 13 (7.74%) CSS
6 11 (6.55%) Apache CXF
7 10 (5.95%) .NET
7 10 (5.95%) JSP
8 8 (4.76%) J2EE
8 8 (4.76%) MFC
8 8 (4.76%) STL
8 8 (4.76%) XSL
9 5 (2.98%) Ajax
9 5 (2.98%) Hibernate
9 5 (2.98%) HTML5
9 5 (2.98%) Java EE
10 4 (2.38%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.38%) REST
10 4 (2.38%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.33%) User Experience
3 5 (2.98%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (2.98%) SWIFT
4 4 (2.38%) Cybercrime
5 3 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.19%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.19%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) Economics
7 1 (0.60%) Frameworx
7 1 (0.60%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.90%) Linux
2 16 (9.52%) Windows
3 14 (8.33%) Unix
4 3 (1.79%) Android
4 3 (1.79%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.79%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.19%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 56 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (27.98%) Scrum
4 43 (25.60%) OO
5 31 (18.45%) SDLC
6 24 (14.29%) Use Case
7 22 (13.10%) PRINCE2
7 22 (13.10%) TOGAF
8 19 (11.31%) BPMN
9 18 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
10 17 (10.12%) Time Management
11 13 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (7.14%) SOA
12 12 (7.14%) Unit Testing
13 11 (6.55%) Configuration Management
13 11 (6.55%) Information Management
14 10 (5.95%) ArchiMate
14 10 (5.95%) Data Modelling
14 10 (5.95%) Web Development
15 9 (5.36%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 75 (44.64%) C++
2 65 (38.69%) Java
3 25 (14.88%) C#
4 21 (12.50%) C
5 16 (9.52%) SQL
6 14 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 13 (7.74%) Ada
8 10 (5.95%) Embedded C++
9 9 (5.36%) Perl
9 9 (5.36%) Python
10 8 (4.76%) Ruby
11 7 (4.17%) Delphi
11 7 (4.17%) PL/1
12 6 (3.57%) Ada 95
13 4 (2.38%) VC++
14 3 (1.79%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.79%) PHP
15 2 (1.19%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.60%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (36.90%) Security Cleared
2 45 (26.79%) SC Cleared
3 16 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.55%) Degree
5 10 (5.95%) ISEB
6 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.60%) CBAP
6 1 (0.60%) CCNA
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) QA
2 5 (2.98%) SEPA
3 4 (2.38%) Basel II
3 4 (2.38%) Basel III
3 4 (2.38%) MISRA
3 4 (2.38%) MISRA C
3 4 (2.38%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.19%) COBIT
5 2 (1.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.60%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.60%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.60%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.19%) Ansible
1 2 (1.19%) OpenAM
1 2 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (11.31%) Oracle
2 11 (6.55%) Luciad
2 11 (6.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.98%) IBM
4 4 (2.38%) SAP
5 2 (1.19%) Apple
5 2 (1.19%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.60%) BEA
6 1 (0.60%) Google
6 1 (0.60%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.60%) RedGate
6 1 (0.60%) Sybase
6 1 (0.60%) Twitter
6 1 (0.60%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.60%) VMware
6 1 (0.60%) WorldPay
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