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 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 42 55 29
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Contract jobs citing UML 24 17 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.43% 2.20% 6.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.80% 2.66% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 33
Median daily rate £400 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £289 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £447 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.90 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.45% +2.00%
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
414 639 642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.38% 82.56% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 428 410
Median daily rate £388 £361 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.48% -6.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £274 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £468 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 12
Median hourly rate £41.50 £15.38 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.91% -12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.16 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 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 25 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 21 £425 +37.09% 3
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 27 (60.00%) C++
2 26 (57.78%) Windows
3 25 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 23 (51.11%) OO
5 20 (44.44%) C#
5 20 (44.44%) SQL
5 20 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 16 (35.56%) OOA/OOD
6 16 (35.56%) SC Cleared
7 15 (33.33%) Eclipse
8 14 (31.11%) TCP/IP
8 14 (31.11%) Visual Studio
8 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (28.89%) VoIP
9 13 (28.89%) SNMP
9 13 (28.89%) Rational DOORS
10 12 (26.67%) Coverity
10 12 (26.67%) C
10 12 (26.67%) StarTeam
10 12 (26.67%) Requirements Management
11 10 (22.22%) Use Case
12 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (20.00%) Oracle
13 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (15.56%) Business Analysis
15 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
15 6 (13.33%) .NET
15 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
16 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
16 5 (11.11%) Relational Database

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 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) TCP/IP
2 13 (28.89%) SNMP
2 13 (28.89%) VoIP
3 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) DB2
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 14 (31.11%) Visual Studio
3 13 (28.89%) Rational DOORS
4 12 (26.67%) StarTeam
5 3 (6.67%) Ant
5 3 (6.67%) Maven
6 2 (4.44%) JIRA
6 2 (4.44%) MSBuild
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.22%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Software Engineer
2 16 (35.56%) Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 8 (17.78%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) C++ Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Architect
7 5 (11.11%) Business Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (8.89%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.89%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (8.89%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (8.89%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Embedded Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 5 (11.11%) WPF
3 4 (8.89%) Ajax
3 4 (8.89%) CSS
3 4 (8.89%) HTML
3 4 (8.89%) XML
4 3 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (6.67%) Facelets
4 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.67%) J2EE
4 3 (6.67%) JPA
4 3 (6.67%) JSF
4 3 (6.67%) PrimeFaces
4 3 (6.67%) Spring
4 3 (6.67%) STL
4 3 (6.67%) Web Services
4 3 (6.67%) XHTML
5 2 (4.44%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.44%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.44%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Unix
3 3 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 23 (51.11%) OO
3 16 (35.56%) OOA/OOD
4 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.67%) Requirements Management
6 10 (22.22%) Use Case
7 7 (15.56%) Business Analysis
8 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Human Factors
9 5 (11.11%) ITIL
9 5 (11.11%) MVVM
9 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
9 5 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
10 4 (8.89%) OOD
11 3 (6.67%) BPMN
11 3 (6.67%) Cross-Platform Development
11 3 (6.67%) Scrum
11 3 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) C++
2 20 (44.44%) C#
2 20 (44.44%) SQL
3 12 (26.67%) C
4 5 (11.11%) Java
4 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.44%) VC++
7 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 16 (35.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.22%) CBAP
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.22%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Coverity
2 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) IBM
4 2 (4.44%) HP
4 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) Sybase