The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 23 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UML 3 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.26% - 11.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% - 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -5.33%
UML
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
104 65 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 78.20% 79.27% 76.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 9 23
Average daily rate £388 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £458 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £50.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +177.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Watford

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UML.

1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) J2EE
1 4 (57.14%) DB2
1 4 (57.14%) Ant
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (57.14%) EJB
1 4 (57.14%) JDBC
1 4 (57.14%) JSP
1 4 (57.14%) Servlets
1 4 (57.14%) Struts
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) XSLT
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) HPUX
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) RAD
1 4 (57.14%) XHTML
1 4 (57.14%) MQSeries
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) JMS
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (57.14%) MQSeries
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) DB2
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Ant
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
1 4 (57.14%) Log4j
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) J2EE
1 4 (57.14%) EJB
1 4 (57.14%) JDBC
1 4 (57.14%) JSP
1 4 (57.14%) Servlets
1 4 (57.14%) Struts
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) XSLT
1 4 (57.14%) XHTML
1 4 (57.14%) JMS
1 4 (57.14%) XMLBeans
1 4 (57.14%) Ajax
1 4 (57.14%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) HPUX
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) RAD
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) XPath
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) Interwoven
1 4 (57.14%) ATG
1 4 (57.14%) Blue Martini
1 4 (57.14%) Elastic Path