The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Southampton region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 40 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing UML 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.52% 2.61% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 3.89% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Average daily rate £363 £325 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £265 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £385 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
270 180 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 70.68% 67.16% 63.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 122 92
Average daily rate £325 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 17
Average hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £23.00 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
UML
Hampshire

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UML.

1 4 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
3 2 (16.67%) iSeries
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Lead Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Product Development Manager
2 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Product Manager
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Designer
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) iSeries
1 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Golang
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (8.33%) Google