The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 32 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Contract jobs citing UML 30 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.91% 4.37% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 5.36% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 37
Median daily rate £390 £323 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £425 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.38 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +12.16%
UML
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
503 709 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 82.32% 81.49% 80.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 520 428
Median daily rate £408 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £261 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -26.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.50 £40.00 £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing UML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Wales

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

UML
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +16 29 £390 +21.87% 2
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for UML.

1 47 (77.05%) Software Engineering
2 43 (70.49%) C++
3 36 (59.02%) OO
3 36 (59.02%) Security Cleared
4 34 (55.74%) SC Cleared
5 33 (54.10%) OOA/OOD
6 30 (49.18%) Windows
7 27 (44.26%) SQL
8 26 (42.62%) C
8 26 (42.62%) Eclipse
9 24 (39.34%) TCP/IP
9 24 (39.34%) Requirements Management
10 23 (37.70%) Rational DOORS
10 23 (37.70%) VoIP
10 23 (37.70%) SNMP
11 22 (36.07%) C#
11 22 (36.07%) Visual Studio
11 22 (36.07%) Coverity
11 22 (36.07%) StarTeam
12 19 (31.15%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (19.67%) Embedded Systems
14 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (13.11%) Use Case
15 8 (13.11%) Embedded C++
16 7 (11.48%) Embedded C
17 6 (9.84%) Java
18 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
18 5 (8.20%) Oracle
18 5 (8.20%) CSS
19 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 24 (39.34%) TCP/IP
2 23 (37.70%) SNMP
2 23 (37.70%) VoIP
3 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
1 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (42.62%) Eclipse
2 23 (37.70%) Rational DOORS
3 22 (36.07%) StarTeam
3 22 (36.07%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.56%) Ant
4 4 (6.56%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (4.92%) Maven
6 2 (3.28%) JIRA
7 1 (1.64%) GCC
7 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.64%) MyEclipse
7 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Software Engineer
2 34 (55.74%) Senior Software Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Developer
3 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Embedded Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) C++ Developer
5 7 (11.48%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C/C++ Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C++/C# Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Embedded C Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) CSS
2 4 (6.56%) Ajax
2 4 (6.56%) HTML
3 3 (4.92%) Facelets
3 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
3 3 (4.92%) J2EE
3 3 (4.92%) JPA
3 3 (4.92%) JSF
3 3 (4.92%) PrimeFaces
3 3 (4.92%) Spring
3 3 (4.92%) XHTML
3 3 (4.92%) XML
4 2 (3.28%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.64%) EJB
5 1 (1.64%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (1.64%) JDBC
5 1 (1.64%) JMS
5 1 (1.64%) JSP
5 1 (1.64%) Struts
5 1 (1.64%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (19.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.64%) Digital TV
3 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (49.18%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (77.05%) Software Engineering
2 36 (59.02%) OO
3 33 (54.10%) OOA/OOD
4 24 (39.34%) Requirements Management
5 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.11%) Use Case
7 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.56%) Human Factors
7 4 (6.56%) OOD
8 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.92%) Process Improvement
8 3 (4.92%) Validation
9 2 (3.28%) BPMN
9 2 (3.28%) ITIL
9 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.28%) Project Management
9 2 (3.28%) SOA
9 2 (3.28%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.28%) TOGAF
9 2 (3.28%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 43 (70.49%) C++
2 27 (44.26%) SQL
3 26 (42.62%) C
4 22 (36.07%) C#
5 8 (13.11%) Embedded C++
6 7 (11.48%) Embedded C
7 6 (9.84%) Java
8 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (59.02%) Security Cleared
2 34 (55.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.64%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) MISRA
1 2 (3.28%) MISRA C
1 2 (3.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (36.07%) Coverity
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) IBM
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.28%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) SAP