The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 19 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs citing UML 5 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.50% 5.49% 4.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 6.67% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 10
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £373 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £36.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -7.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93 150 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 83.78% 82.42% 90.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 107 229
Average daily rate £450 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £363 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £800 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 9 (47.37%) Migration
2 7 (36.84%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (31.58%) Data Security
3 6 (31.58%) SOA
3 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
3 6 (31.58%) Data Management
3 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
3 6 (31.58%) Pharmacovigilance
3 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
3 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
3 6 (31.58%) Data Architecture
3 6 (31.58%) Master Data Management
3 6 (31.58%) Logical Data Model
3 6 (31.58%) Physical Data Model
4 5 (26.32%) Use Case
4 5 (26.32%) MS Project
5 4 (21.05%) IBM
5 4 (21.05%) MS Office
5 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) OO
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Banking
6 3 (15.79%) MS Project Server
6 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.79%) RUP

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (15.79%) MS Project Server
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Project
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Navigator
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) ClearQuest
2 1 (5.26%) Rational Robot
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Rational Rose
2 1 (5.26%) Toad
2 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.26%) RequisitePro
General
1 7 (36.84%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
3 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Architect
1 6 (31.58%) Data Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Data Modeller
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) UML Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.26%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) ActiveX
3 1 (5.26%) JMS
3 1 (5.26%) XML Schema
3 1 (5.26%) OLE
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) DHTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) ADO
3 1 (5.26%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Pharmacovigilance
2 3 (15.79%) PMI
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.26%) W3C
4 1 (5.26%) Data Conversion
4 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Data Management
2 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
2 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
2 6 (31.58%) SOA
2 6 (31.58%) Data Security
2 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Data Architecture
2 6 (31.58%) Master Data Management
2 6 (31.58%) Logical Data Model
2 6 (31.58%) Physical Data Model
3 5 (26.32%) Use Case
4 4 (21.05%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) RUP
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) BPMN
6 2 (10.53%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.26%) Perforce
3 1 (5.26%) ION Trading