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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 56 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing UML 26 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.16% 3.81% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 4.79% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 25
Median daily rate £418 £310 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.67% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £273 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +9.67%
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
692 564 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 84.08% 79.55% 82.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 435 415
Median daily rate £433 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 14
Median hourly rate £43.00 £20.48 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.96% -8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £11.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £52.03 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +12 26 £418 +34.67% 2
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 54 (88.52%) Software Engineering
2 45 (73.77%) C++
3 40 (65.57%) SC Cleared
3 40 (65.57%) Security Cleared
4 36 (59.02%) OO
5 33 (54.10%) C
6 28 (45.90%) OOA/OOD
7 25 (40.98%) TCP/IP
7 25 (40.98%) Windows
7 25 (40.98%) Requirements Management
8 24 (39.34%) VoIP
8 24 (39.34%) SNMP
9 22 (36.07%) Eclipse
10 21 (34.43%) SQL
10 21 (34.43%) Rational DOORS
11 20 (32.79%) C#
12 18 (29.51%) Visual Studio
13 17 (27.87%) StarTeam
13 17 (27.87%) Coverity
14 15 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (21.31%) Embedded Systems
16 9 (14.75%) Linux
16 9 (14.75%) Embedded C++
17 8 (13.11%) Embedded C
18 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
19 5 (8.20%) OOD
19 5 (8.20%) Multithreading
19 5 (8.20%) Multithreaded Programming
19 5 (8.20%) GCC
19 5 (8.20%) Change Control

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 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.64%) Mule
1 1 (1.64%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.98%) TCP/IP
2 24 (39.34%) SNMP
2 24 (39.34%) VoIP
3 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 22 (36.07%) Eclipse
2 21 (34.43%) Rational DOORS
3 18 (29.51%) Visual Studio
4 17 (27.87%) StarTeam
5 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
6 5 (8.20%) GCC
6 5 (8.20%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (3.28%) Subversion
8 1 (1.64%) Ant
8 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.64%) Maven
8 1 (1.64%) MyEclipse
8 1 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (3.28%) Military
2 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (80.33%) Software Engineer
2 38 (62.30%) Senior Software Engineer
3 17 (27.87%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 10 (16.39%) C Software Engineer
4 10 (16.39%) Embedded Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Developer
6 7 (11.48%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Senior C Software Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Embedded C Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) C++ Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) C/C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) OpenGL
2 2 (3.28%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) Ajax
3 1 (1.64%) Dropwizard
3 1 (1.64%) EJB
3 1 (1.64%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (1.64%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) JDBC
3 1 (1.64%) JMS
3 1 (1.64%) jQuery
3 1 (1.64%) JSON
3 1 (1.64%) JSP
3 1 (1.64%) POCO
3 1 (1.64%) REST
3 1 (1.64%) Struts
3 1 (1.64%) SVG
3 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (21.31%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.64%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.98%) Windows
2 9 (14.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (88.52%) Software Engineering
2 36 (59.02%) OO
3 28 (45.90%) OOA/OOD
4 25 (40.98%) Requirements Management
5 5 (8.20%) Change Control
5 5 (8.20%) Multithreaded Programming
5 5 (8.20%) Multithreading
5 5 (8.20%) OOD
5 5 (8.20%) SDLC
6 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.92%) Use Case
7 3 (4.92%) Validation
8 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.28%) Process Improvement
8 2 (3.28%) Project Management
8 2 (3.28%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.64%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.64%) Scrum
9 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (73.77%) C++
2 33 (54.10%) C
3 21 (34.43%) SQL
4 20 (32.79%) C#
5 9 (14.75%) Embedded C++
6 8 (13.11%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.28%) Java
7 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (65.57%) SC Cleared
1 40 (65.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) MISRA
1 3 (4.92%) MISRA C
2 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Coverity
2 1 (1.64%) Green Hills
2 1 (1.64%) IBM
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft