The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 Surrey 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 60 68 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -42
Contract jobs citing UML 37 20 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.48% 1.56% 5.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 2.13% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 42
Average daily rate £364 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £310 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £418 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1109 940 1194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.28% 73.27% 70.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 467 639
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £560 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 50 69
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £53.00 £49.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
UML
South East

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

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

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

UML
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staines -1 6 £330 -
Woking - 6 £375 - 1
Leatherhead - 5 £363 - 2
Guildford 0 3 £275 - 4
Godalming - 2 - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - - 2
Weybridge - - - -
UML
South East

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 16 (26.67%) Linux
2 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (23.33%) Scrum
3 14 (23.33%) Oracle
3 14 (23.33%) ISEB
4 13 (21.67%) Use Case
5 12 (20.00%) User Stories
5 12 (20.00%) Java
6 11 (18.33%) OO
6 11 (18.33%) BDD
7 10 (16.67%) Content Management
8 9 (15.00%) Subversion
8 9 (15.00%) C#
8 9 (15.00%) C++
9 8 (13.33%) SQL
9 8 (13.33%) XML
9 8 (13.33%) MS Visio
9 8 (13.33%) Software Architecture
9 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
10 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
10 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
10 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
10 7 (11.67%) MS Office
10 7 (11.67%) Web Services
10 7 (11.67%) C
11 6 (10.00%) .NET
11 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.00%) Requirements Management
11 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (8.33%) Validation

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (3.33%) Drupal
2 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 7 (11.67%) MS Office
3 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.33%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) DVB
2 3 (5.00%) HTTP
3 2 (3.33%) NFC
4 1 (1.67%) VPN
4 1 (1.67%) WAN
4 1 (1.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) MySQL
3 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Subversion
2 5 (8.33%) ClearCase
2 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.00%) JUnit
5 2 (3.33%) Hudson
5 2 (3.33%) WiX
5 2 (3.33%) Flash Builder
5 2 (3.33%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.33%) Ant
6 1 (1.67%) Toad
6 1 (1.67%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Billing
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Law
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Publishing
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (51.67%) Analyst
2 29 (48.33%) Business Analyst
3 17 (28.33%) Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) UML Business Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.67%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Author
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Author
8 2 (3.33%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (3.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.33%) ActionScript Developer
8 2 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) XML
2 7 (11.67%) Web Services
3 6 (10.00%) .NET
4 5 (8.33%) POSIX
5 4 (6.67%) REST
5 4 (6.67%) jQuery
5 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.67%) HTML
5 4 (6.67%) JSF
6 3 (5.00%) Ajax
6 3 (5.00%) Middleware
6 3 (5.00%) JSON
6 3 (5.00%) ICEfaces
7 2 (3.33%) Robotlegs
7 2 (3.33%) WCF
7 2 (3.33%) CSS
7 2 (3.33%) Flash
8 1 (1.67%) WinForms
8 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.67%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) DTV
1 4 (6.67%) STB
2 3 (5.00%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.33%) Open Source
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (3.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (23.33%) Scrum
3 13 (21.67%) Use Case
4 12 (20.00%) User Stories
5 11 (18.33%) OO
5 11 (18.33%) BDD
6 10 (16.67%) Content Management
7 8 (13.33%) Software Architecture
8 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
9 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.00%) Requirements Management
9 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.33%) Validation
10 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
11 4 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.67%) SOA
12 3 (5.00%) TDD
12 3 (5.00%) MVC
12 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) Java
2 9 (15.00%) C#
2 9 (15.00%) C++
3 8 (13.33%) SQL
4 7 (11.67%) C
5 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.33%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (3.33%) PHP
7 2 (3.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) ISEB
2 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.33%) IIBA
5 2 (3.33%) Degree
6 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) KVM
1 2 (3.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.00%) GigaSpaces
4 2 (3.33%) Adobe
4 2 (3.33%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.33%) Perforce