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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 40 57 30
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Contract jobs citing UML 25 16 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.30% 2.06% 5.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 2.62% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 25
Median daily rate £375 £318 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -15.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £289 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £447 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £398
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.90 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.04 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+14.74% -2.52%
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
454 610 580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 78.01% 78.61% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 377 369
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £269 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £489 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.90 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +3 18 £400 +25.98% 2
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 20 (55.56%) C++
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
4 16 (44.44%) OO
4 16 (44.44%) C#
4 16 (44.44%) SQL
5 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
8 10 (27.78%) Eclipse
8 10 (27.78%) OOA/OOD
8 10 (27.78%) Use Case
9 9 (25.00%) Oracle
9 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 8 (22.22%) SNMP
10 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 8 (22.22%) VoIP
10 8 (22.22%) C
10 8 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (19.44%) .NET
11 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
11 7 (19.44%) Coverity
11 7 (19.44%) StarTeam
11 7 (19.44%) Requirements Management
12 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
12 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
13 5 (13.89%) WPF
13 5 (13.89%) Ajax
13 5 (13.89%) RDBMS

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 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (22.22%) SNMP
2 8 (22.22%) VoIP
3 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
1 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
1 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) DB2
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Eclipse
2 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 8 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (19.44%) StarTeam
5 3 (8.33%) Ant
5 3 (8.33%) Maven
5 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.56%) JIRA
6 2 (5.56%) MSBuild
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.78%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Architect
5 4 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 5 (13.89%) Ajax
3 5 (13.89%) CSS
3 5 (13.89%) HTML
3 5 (13.89%) WPF
3 5 (13.89%) XML
4 4 (11.11%) Web Services
5 3 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (8.33%) Entity Framework
5 3 (8.33%) Facelets
5 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.33%) J2EE
5 3 (8.33%) JPA
5 3 (8.33%) JSF
5 3 (8.33%) PrimeFaces
5 3 (8.33%) Spring
5 3 (8.33%) STL
5 3 (8.33%) XHTML
6 2 (5.56%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.56%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
2 16 (44.44%) OO
3 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.78%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (27.78%) Use Case
5 7 (19.44%) Requirements Management
5 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.89%) MVVM
8 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (11.11%) ITIL
8 4 (11.11%) OOD
8 4 (11.11%) Scrum
8 4 (11.11%) SDLC
8 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
8 4 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (8.33%) BPMN
9 3 (8.33%) OOP
9 3 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) C++
2 16 (44.44%) C#
2 16 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) C
4 5 (13.89%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.56%) VC++
5 2 (5.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) CBAP
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.78%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) Coverity
4 3 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (5.56%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) SAP
5 2 (5.56%) Sybase