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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
UK / Wales
Rank 43 58 34
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Contract jobs citing UML 19 8 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.00% 1.37% 4.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 1.64% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 24
Median daily rate £425 £305 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% -23.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £250 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £328 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +28.37%

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
510 487 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.44% 83.25% 75.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 358 307
Median daily rate £413 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +26 19 £425 +41.66% 3
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 39 (84.78%) Software Engineering
2 32 (69.57%) C++
3 27 (58.70%) SC Cleared
3 27 (58.70%) Security Cleared
4 25 (54.35%) OO
5 23 (50.00%) C
6 15 (32.61%) OOA/OOD
7 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
7 14 (30.43%) Requirements Management
8 13 (28.26%) SNMP
8 13 (28.26%) VoIP
8 13 (28.26%) Windows
9 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (23.91%) Eclipse
11 10 (21.74%) Rational DOORS
12 9 (19.57%) C#
12 9 (19.57%) SQL
13 8 (17.39%) Linux
13 8 (17.39%) OOD
13 8 (17.39%) Change Control
13 8 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (17.39%) Multithreading
13 8 (17.39%) SDLC
13 8 (17.39%) Multithreaded Programming
14 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
15 6 (13.04%) Embedded C++
15 6 (13.04%) StarTeam
15 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
15 6 (13.04%) Coverity
16 5 (10.87%) GCC

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 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.17%) Mule
1 1 (2.17%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
2 13 (28.26%) SNMP
2 13 (28.26%) VoIP
3 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Eclipse
2 10 (21.74%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
4 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
4 6 (13.04%) StarTeam
5 5 (10.87%) GCC
6 3 (6.52%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (2.17%) Ant
7 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.17%) Maven
7 1 (2.17%) MyEclipse
7 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.35%) Military
2 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Software Engineer
2 28 (60.87%) Senior Software Engineer
3 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) C Software Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Embedded Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Senior C Software Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Embedded C Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Developer
9 4 (8.70%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Ajax
1 1 (2.17%) CSS
1 1 (2.17%) Dropwizard
1 1 (2.17%) EJB
1 1 (2.17%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (2.17%) ELK Stack
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
1 1 (2.17%) JDBC
1 1 (2.17%) JMS
1 1 (2.17%) jQuery
1 1 (2.17%) JSON
1 1 (2.17%) JSP
1 1 (2.17%) OpenGL
1 1 (2.17%) REST
1 1 (2.17%) Struts
1 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) Software Engineering
2 25 (54.35%) OO
3 15 (32.61%) OOA/OOD
4 14 (30.43%) Requirements Management
5 8 (17.39%) Change Control
5 8 (17.39%) Multithreaded Programming
5 8 (17.39%) Multithreading
5 8 (17.39%) OOD
5 8 (17.39%) SDLC
6 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.52%) Use Case
6 3 (6.52%) Validation
7 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.35%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Project Management
8 1 (2.17%) Scrum
8 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.17%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) C++
2 23 (50.00%) C
3 9 (19.57%) C#
3 9 (19.57%) SQL
4 6 (13.04%) Embedded C++
5 5 (10.87%) Embedded C
6 2 (4.35%) Java
7 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (58.70%) SC Cleared
1 27 (58.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) MISRA
2 1 (2.17%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Coverity
2 1 (2.17%) Green Hills
2 1 (2.17%) IBM
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft