The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 8 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UML 16 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 22.22% - 16.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.67% - 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 8
Average daily rate
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£400 - £328
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 - £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.95 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +2.63%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
60 130 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 83.33% 81.76% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 109 26
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 18 (64.29%) ITIL
2 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (60.71%) .NET Framework
3 17 (60.71%) C#
4 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 16 (57.14%) Information Security
4 16 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (42.86%) Manufacturing
6 11 (39.29%) ISO 9000
6 11 (39.29%) PRINCE2
6 11 (39.29%) Change Control
7 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
7 10 (35.71%) Windows
7 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 10 (35.71%) SOA
7 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
7 10 (35.71%) Retail
8 9 (32.14%) Content Management
8 9 (32.14%) GIS
8 9 (32.14%) CMS
8 9 (32.14%) Web Services
8 9 (32.14%) ISEB
8 9 (32.14%) IIS
8 9 (32.14%) SAP
8 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
8 9 (32.14%) CRM
8 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
8 9 (32.14%) HTML
8 9 (32.14%) JavaScript

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 9 (32.14%) IIS
1 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
1 9 (32.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.57%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (3.57%) NServiceBus
2 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 10 (35.71%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Architect
2 12 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (32.14%) Developer
4 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Technical Architect
6 6 (21.43%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) .NET Framework
3 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
3 9 (32.14%) HTML
3 9 (32.14%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) JSP
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.57%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 9 (32.14%) GIS
3 6 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 3 (10.71%) Replication
5 2 (7.14%) Clustering
5 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) ITIL
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Information Security
3 11 (39.29%) PRINCE2
3 11 (39.29%) Change Control
4 10 (35.71%) SOA
5 9 (32.14%) CRM
5 9 (32.14%) Content Management
6 8 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 8 (28.57%) Workflow
6 8 (28.57%) Refactoring
6 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 6 (21.43%) TOGAF
7 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 6 (21.43%) Programme Management
8 5 (17.86%) ArchiMate
9 4 (14.29%) Scrum
9 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) VB
3 8 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) ISEB
3 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (39.29%) ISO 9000
3 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.57%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.14%) XenApp
2 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) SAP
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Hitachi
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) Veeam
4 3 (10.71%) Zerto
5 2 (7.14%) CommVault