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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 56 73 58
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs citing UML 90 70 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.12% 2.27% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.99% 2.92% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 35 55
Median daily rate £500 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £724 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 18 18
Median hourly rate £42.45 £38.25 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% +0.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £32.00 £33.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £37.27 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+13.96% -1.92%
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
2253 2399 2573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.09% 77.86% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1469 1550 1606
Median daily rate £388 £400 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 97 112
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.63 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 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 3 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 3 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 +15 25 £510 -29.41% 1
Bristol +14 15 £398 - 2
Gloucestershire +5 15 £550 +16.40% 5
Wiltshire -6 15 £550 +12.24% 3
Dorset -3 6 £500 +41.84% 2
Devon - 5 £400 -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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 85 (48.02%) Software Engineering
2 76 (42.94%) C++
3 72 (40.68%) Java
4 64 (36.16%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (34.46%) Security Cleared
6 57 (32.20%) Scrum
7 47 (26.55%) SC Cleared
8 44 (24.86%) OO
9 42 (23.73%) Finance
10 33 (18.64%) HTML
11 32 (18.08%) C#
12 30 (16.95%) SQL
12 30 (16.95%) XML
13 29 (16.38%) SDLC
14 26 (14.69%) Oracle
15 25 (14.12%) Aerospace
16 24 (13.56%) JavaScript
16 24 (13.56%) PRINCE2
16 24 (13.56%) Use Case
17 23 (12.99%) Banking
17 23 (12.99%) Spring
18 22 (12.43%) Web Services
19 20 (11.30%) Visual Studio
19 20 (11.30%) Eclipse
19 20 (11.30%) Rational DOORS
20 19 (10.73%) BPMN
20 19 (10.73%) TOGAF
21 18 (10.17%) Requirements Analysis
21 18 (10.17%) CSS
21 18 (10.17%) C

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 11 (6.21%) Tomcat
2 9 (5.08%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (2.82%) IIS
4 5 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.26%) Apache
5 4 (2.26%) Confluence
5 4 (2.26%) JBoss
6 2 (1.13%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (6.21%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.56%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.69%) ASN.1
1 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.56%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.56%) Broadband
2 1 (0.56%) DAB
2 1 (0.56%) Firewall
2 1 (0.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.56%) LDAP
2 1 (0.56%) MVNO
2 1 (0.56%) NFC
2 1 (0.56%) OFDM
2 1 (0.56%) SSL
2 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.52%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.95%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.26%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.26%) MySQL
5 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.56%) DB2
6 1 (0.56%) Informix
6 1 (0.56%) OLTP
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 20 (11.30%) Eclipse
1 20 (11.30%) Rational DOORS
1 20 (11.30%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.91%) Subversion
3 10 (5.65%) Rational Rhapsody
4 9 (5.08%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.95%) ClearCase
5 7 (3.95%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.95%) Vagrant
6 6 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.82%) JIRA
7 5 (2.82%) NetBeans
8 4 (2.26%) Eclipse RCP
9 3 (1.69%) CppUnit
9 3 (1.69%) JUnit
9 3 (1.69%) Selenium
10 2 (1.13%) GCC
10 2 (1.13%) MSTest
11 1 (0.56%) GoogleTest
11 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
General
1 42 (23.73%) Finance
2 25 (14.12%) Aerospace
3 23 (12.99%) Banking
4 7 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.39%) Military
6 5 (2.82%) Electronics
6 5 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.82%) Retail
7 3 (1.69%) Avionics
7 3 (1.69%) Games
8 2 (1.13%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.13%) Marketing
9 1 (0.56%) Automotive
9 1 (0.56%) Back Office
9 1 (0.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 66 (37.29%) Developer
2 56 (31.64%) Software Engineer
3 33 (18.64%) Java Developer
4 31 (17.51%) Architect
5 27 (15.25%) Business Analyst
6 25 (14.12%) Analyst
7 24 (13.56%) Solutions Architect
8 23 (12.99%) Java Engineer
8 23 (12.99%) Java Software Engineer
9 19 (10.73%) C++ Software Engineer
10 13 (7.34%) C++ Developer
10 13 (7.34%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
11 11 (6.21%) Software Developer
12 9 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (5.08%) Senior Business Analyst
13 8 (4.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 8 (4.52%) Embedded Engineer
13 8 (4.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 8 (4.52%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 8 (4.52%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (18.64%) HTML
2 30 (16.95%) XML
3 23 (12.99%) Spring
4 22 (12.43%) Web Services
5 18 (10.17%) Apache Camel
5 18 (10.17%) CSS
6 16 (9.04%) .NET
7 14 (7.91%) JSP
8 13 (7.34%) Hibernate
8 13 (7.34%) J2EE
9 11 (6.21%) Apache CXF
10 9 (5.08%) Ajax
10 9 (5.08%) Java EE
11 8 (4.52%) ASP.NET
11 8 (4.52%) JSF
11 8 (4.52%) MFC
11 8 (4.52%) RichFaces
11 8 (4.52%) STL
11 8 (4.52%) Struts
11 8 (4.52%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.47%) Management Information System
2 14 (7.91%) User Experience
3 5 (2.82%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (2.82%) SWIFT
4 4 (2.26%) Cybercrime
5 3 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.13%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.13%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.56%) Frameworx
7 1 (0.56%) Replication
7 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.60%) Linux
2 16 (9.04%) Windows
3 12 (6.78%) Unix
4 5 (2.82%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.69%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.13%) Android
8 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (48.02%) Software Engineering
2 64 (36.16%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (32.20%) Scrum
4 44 (24.86%) OO
5 29 (16.38%) SDLC
6 24 (13.56%) PRINCE2
6 24 (13.56%) Use Case
7 19 (10.73%) BPMN
7 19 (10.73%) TOGAF
8 18 (10.17%) Requirements Analysis
9 17 (9.60%) Time Management
10 16 (9.04%) Unit Testing
11 13 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (6.78%) Configuration Management
12 12 (6.78%) Data Modelling
13 11 (6.21%) Information Management
13 11 (6.21%) SOA
13 11 (6.21%) Web Development
14 10 (5.65%) ArchiMate
15 9 (5.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (42.94%) C++
2 72 (40.68%) Java
3 32 (18.08%) C#
4 30 (16.95%) SQL
5 24 (13.56%) JavaScript
6 18 (10.17%) C
7 11 (6.21%) Ada
8 10 (5.65%) Embedded C++
9 9 (5.08%) Perl
9 9 (5.08%) Python
10 8 (4.52%) Ruby
11 7 (3.95%) Delphi
11 7 (3.95%) PL/1
12 5 (2.82%) Ada 95
13 4 (2.26%) VC++
14 3 (1.69%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.13%) Embedded C
15 2 (1.13%) PHP
15 2 (1.13%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (34.46%) Security Cleared
2 47 (26.55%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.21%) DV Cleared
4 9 (5.08%) Degree
5 8 (4.52%) ISEB
6 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.56%) CBAP
6 1 (0.56%) CCNA
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.95%) QA
2 5 (2.82%) SEPA
3 4 (2.26%) Basel II
3 4 (2.26%) Basel III
3 4 (2.26%) MISRA
3 4 (2.26%) MISRA C
3 4 (2.26%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.13%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.56%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.56%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.56%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Ansible
1 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.56%) OpenAM
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (14.69%) Oracle
2 14 (7.91%) IBM
3 11 (6.21%) Luciad
4 9 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.26%) SAP
6 2 (1.13%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.13%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.56%) BEA
7 1 (0.56%) Google
7 1 (0.56%) Green Hills
7 1 (0.56%) RedGate
7 1 (0.56%) Sybase
7 1 (0.56%) Twitter
7 1 (0.56%) VeriFone
7 1 (0.56%) webMethods
7 1 (0.56%) WorldPay
Poole
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £45 - 50 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago