The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 35 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing UML 1 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.35% 3.31% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 3.97% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 1
Average daily rate £350 £388 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -29.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.45 £37.27 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.89% -0.61%
UML
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 353 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 74.56% 83.45% 75.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 259 211
Average daily rate £375 £391 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.15% +20.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -51.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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
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 28 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Process Management
2 6 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 6 (85.71%) SOA
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) EJB
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) TDD

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
1 6 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) EJB
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) SOAP
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Process Management
2 6 (85.71%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft