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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 16 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing UML 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.33% 1.15% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 1.42% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Average daily rate
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£375 - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -7.50%
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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
72 141 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 83.72% 81.03% 86.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 99 212
Average daily rate £500 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £800 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 4 (44.44%) Use Case
3 3 (33.33%) BPMN
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) MS Project
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) MS Project Server
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) PMI
4 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
4 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Project
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Rose
1 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (11.11%) RequisitePro
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Robot
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modeller
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) JMS
2 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) W3C
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (11.11%) Data Conversion
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Use Case
2 3 (33.33%) BPMN
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
4 1 (11.11%) SWOT Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) VCP4
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 1 (11.11%) Perforce