The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 131 104 87
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -17
Contract jobs citing UML 61 102 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.12% 1.71% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 2.22% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 56 102
Average daily rate
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£475 £465 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.23% +3.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £375 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £54.00 - £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
UML
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4182 4595 4909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.07% 76.87% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3293 3455 3705
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 40 81
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

UML
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UML across the City of London region.

UML Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 43 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (31.37%) Finance
3 31 (30.39%) Business Analysis
4 28 (27.45%) Java
5 22 (21.57%) Use Case
6 21 (20.59%) Oracle
7 19 (18.63%) Scrum
7 19 (18.63%) Banking
8 18 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (16.67%) SQL
9 17 (16.67%) OO
10 16 (15.69%) Data Analysis
11 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
12 14 (13.73%) .NET
12 14 (13.73%) XML
12 14 (13.73%) Waterfall
13 13 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (12.75%) SOA
14 12 (11.76%) RUP
15 11 (10.78%) Web Services
16 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
16 10 (9.80%) HTML
16 10 (9.80%) MS Visio
16 10 (9.80%) Spring
16 10 (9.80%) Degree
16 10 (9.80%) Subversion
16 10 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (9.80%) BPMN
17 9 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
17 9 (8.82%) TDD

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (7.84%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.90%) JBoss
3 4 (3.92%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.92%) CMS
4 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.98%) nginx
6 1 (0.98%) Jetty
6 1 (0.98%) Node.js
6 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.98%) MTS
6 1 (0.98%) Apache
6 1 (0.98%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (9.80%) MS Visio
2 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.92%) MS Office
4 3 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.98%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.98%) SAP PLM
2 1 (0.98%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) Intranet
2 1 (0.98%) Internet
2 1 (0.98%) SAN
2 1 (0.98%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (4.90%) MySQL
4 4 (3.92%) DTS
4 4 (3.92%) EDRMS
5 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.96%) DB2
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Navigator
6 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.96%) Big Data
6 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.98%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (9.80%) Subversion
2 9 (8.82%) Maven
3 8 (7.84%) Eclipse
3 8 (7.84%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.86%) JUnit
5 6 (5.88%) Ant
6 4 (3.92%) Rational Rose
6 4 (3.92%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.94%) Mockito
7 3 (2.94%) NetBeans
7 3 (2.94%) ClearQuest
7 3 (2.94%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.96%) RequisitePro
8 2 (1.96%) NUnit
8 2 (1.96%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.96%) TortoiseSVN
8 2 (1.96%) Moq
9 1 (0.98%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.98%) GCC
General
1 32 (31.37%) Finance
2 19 (18.63%) Banking
3 7 (6.86%) Legal
3 7 (6.86%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.90%) Retail
4 5 (4.90%) Law
5 4 (3.92%) Private Banking
6 3 (2.94%) Front Office
7 2 (1.96%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.96%) Marketing
8 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.98%) Back Office
8 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.98%) Games
8 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.98%) French Language
Job Titles
1 56 (54.90%) Analyst
2 54 (52.94%) Business Analyst
3 19 (18.63%) Architect
4 16 (15.69%) Developer
5 14 (13.73%) Java Developer
6 12 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (11.76%) UML Business Analyst
7 8 (7.84%) Senior Business Analyst
7 8 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) IT Business Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) Technical Business Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (2.94%) Consultant
11 3 (2.94%) Process Analyst
11 3 (2.94%) Business Process Analyst
12 2 (1.96%) Senior Developer
12 2 (1.96%) Market Risk Analyst
12 2 (1.96%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.73%) .NET
1 14 (13.73%) XML
2 11 (10.78%) Web Services
3 10 (9.80%) HTML
3 10 (9.80%) Spring
4 8 (7.84%) Middleware
4 8 (7.84%) Java EE
5 7 (6.86%) Hibernate
5 7 (6.86%) J2EE
5 7 (6.86%) JSP
6 6 (5.88%) SOAP
7 5 (4.90%) CSS
8 4 (3.92%) Struts
8 4 (3.92%) XSLT
8 4 (3.92%) JRules
9 3 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (2.94%) JAXB
9 3 (2.94%) JMS
9 3 (2.94%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.90%) Market Risk
3 5 (4.90%) Equities
3 5 (4.90%) Fixed Income
3 5 (4.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.94%) Derivative
4 3 (2.94%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.96%) Life Science
5 2 (1.96%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.96%) Open Source
5 2 (1.96%) iPad
5 2 (1.96%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.86%) UNIX
1 7 (6.86%) Linux
2 6 (5.88%) Windows
3 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.98%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.39%) Business Analysis
3 22 (21.57%) Use Case
4 19 (18.63%) Scrum
5 17 (16.67%) OO
6 16 (15.69%) Data Analysis
7 14 (13.73%) Waterfall
8 13 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (12.75%) SOA
9 12 (11.76%) RUP
10 10 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (9.80%) BPMN
11 9 (8.82%) TDD
11 9 (8.82%) SSADM
11 9 (8.82%) PRINCE2
12 8 (7.84%) Project Management
13 7 (6.86%) ITIL
14 6 (5.88%) Data Modelling
14 6 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
14 6 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (27.45%) Java
2 17 (16.67%) SQL
3 9 (8.82%) C#
3 9 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.90%) C++
5 4 (3.92%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.96%) XQuery
6 2 (1.96%) Groovy
6 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.98%) XPath
7 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.98%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.98%) VC++
7 1 (0.98%) C
7 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.80%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) IIBA
4 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.98%) MCTS
5 1 (0.98%) ISEB
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.98%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.98%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.98%) HL7
3 1 (0.98%) DICOM
3 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (20.59%) Oracle
2 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.86%) IBM
4 6 (5.88%) webMethods
5 3 (2.94%) hybris
5 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.94%) SAP
6 2 (1.96%) Apple
6 2 (1.96%) Software AG
6 2 (1.96%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.96%) Splunk
7 1 (0.98%) MarketAxess
7 1 (0.98%) Tradeweb
7 1 (0.98%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.98%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.98%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.98%) BT
7 1 (0.98%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.98%) Green Hills
7 1 (0.98%) Bloomberg
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