The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 23 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing UML 2 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.38% 3.24% 7.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 4.65% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 8
Average daily rate £320 £413 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.42% -5.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £36.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+34.69% +0.68%
UML
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 129 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.69% 69.73% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 77 76
Average daily rate £403 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.30 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £17.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

UML
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +9 2 £320 -29.86%
UML
East of England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Web Design
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) Apache CXF
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) ForgeRock
2 3 (42.86%) OpenAM
3 2 (28.57%) Docker
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) HBase
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) C# Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Data Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Apache CXF
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) ELK Stack
3 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) SOLID
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C#
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) OpenAM
2 1 (14.29%) Kibana
2 1 (14.29%) Oozie
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) ForgeRock
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Cloudera
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft