The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 Swindon 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 32 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing UML 17 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.83% 4.44% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 5.58% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 2
Average daily rate £450 £468 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.74% +49.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £385 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £595 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
347 215 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 78.15% 79.63% 69.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 176 189
Average daily rate £413 £423 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.36% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
Average hourly rate £23.00 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.37% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
UML
Wiltshire

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

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

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 21 (87.50%) Finance
2 20 (83.33%) GAP Analysis
3 18 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (58.33%) Banking
5 13 (54.17%) Requirements Analysis
5 13 (54.17%) SSADM
5 13 (54.17%) DSDM
5 13 (54.17%) Business Transformation
6 12 (50.00%) MS Visio
6 12 (50.00%) Data Modelling
6 12 (50.00%) BPR
7 10 (41.67%) Basel II
7 10 (41.67%) Solvency II
7 10 (41.67%) Basel III
8 8 (33.33%) BPMN
9 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
10 6 (25.00%) SWOT Analysis
10 6 (25.00%) ISEB
11 4 (16.67%) Java
11 4 (16.67%) J2EE
11 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
11 4 (16.67%) Spring
11 4 (16.67%) JSF
11 4 (16.67%) Maven
11 4 (16.67%) Use Case
11 4 (16.67%) jQuery
12 3 (12.50%) Requirements Management
12 3 (12.50%) Oracle
12 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma
13 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) QlikView
2 1 (4.17%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.33%) Ant
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Mockito
3 1 (4.17%) Rational Rose
General
1 21 (87.50%) Finance
2 14 (58.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Analyst
2 19 (79.17%) Business Analyst
3 13 (54.17%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (54.17%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Payments Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) J2EE
1 4 (16.67%) Spring
1 4 (16.67%) JSF
1 4 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (8.33%) XML Schema
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) JAX-WS
2 2 (8.33%) Spring MVC
2 2 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (4.17%) PowerMock
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) SWIFT
1 1 (4.17%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (4.17%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) GAP Analysis
2 18 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (54.17%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (54.17%) SSADM
3 13 (54.17%) DSDM
3 13 (54.17%) Business Transformation
4 12 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 12 (50.00%) BPR
5 8 (33.33%) BPMN
6 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
7 6 (25.00%) SWOT Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) Use Case
9 3 (12.50%) Requirements Management
9 3 (12.50%) Six Sigma
10 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 2 (8.33%) SOA
10 2 (8.33%) Migration
10 2 (8.33%) MVC
10 2 (8.33%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) Basel II
1 10 (41.67%) Solvency II
1 10 (41.67%) Basel III
2 1 (4.17%) IAS 39
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft