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 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 118 146 101
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -45
Contract jobs citing UML 34 44 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.08% 0.87% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.08% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 39 70
Average daily rate £525 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £610 £626
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.75 £37.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+34.45% +1.36%
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
2632 4072 4650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 83.90% 80.89% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2087 3166 3367
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 50
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.25 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% -18.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 30 (50.00%) Finance
2 26 (43.33%) Data Modelling
3 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (33.33%) Java
4 20 (33.33%) XML
5 18 (30.00%) SQL
6 17 (28.33%) OO
7 15 (25.00%) JUnit
7 15 (25.00%) Banking
7 15 (25.00%) Spring
8 14 (23.33%) Business Analysis
9 13 (21.67%) Oracle
9 13 (21.67%) TDD
9 13 (21.67%) Use Case
10 11 (18.33%) Java EE
11 10 (16.67%) Fixed Income
11 10 (16.67%) MS Visio
12 9 (15.00%) Web Services
12 9 (15.00%) Data Analysis
12 9 (15.00%) Maven
12 9 (15.00%) Unit Testing
12 9 (15.00%) BPMN
12 9 (15.00%) Data Architecture
12 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
12 9 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
13 8 (13.33%) REST
13 8 (13.33%) Investment Banking
13 8 (13.33%) Derivative
13 8 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (13.33%) FIX Protocol

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.00%) JBoss
2 3 (5.00%) Mule
2 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.33%) Node.js
4 1 (1.67%) CMS
4 1 (1.67%) Confluence
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Intranet
1 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.33%) MySQL
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.00%) OLTP
4 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.67%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) JUnit
2 9 (15.00%) Maven
3 7 (11.67%) JIRA
3 7 (11.67%) Subversion
4 5 (8.33%) Ant
4 5 (8.33%) EasyMock
4 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.33%) Mockito
5 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.67%) Selenium
6 3 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.00%) ERwin
6 3 (5.00%) jMock
6 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.33%) Toad
8 1 (1.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.67%) VisualAge
8 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 30 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (25.00%) Banking
3 8 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.33%) Front Office
4 5 (8.33%) Legal
4 5 (8.33%) Retail
5 3 (5.00%) Law
6 2 (3.33%) Back Office
6 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Analyst
2 22 (36.67%) Business Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Developer
4 11 (18.33%) Architect
5 9 (15.00%) Java Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Data Architect
6 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce Architect
8 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Process Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) EAI Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Integration Developer
9 2 (3.33%) ITSM Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) XML
2 15 (25.00%) Spring
3 11 (18.33%) Java EE
4 9 (15.00%) Web Services
5 8 (13.33%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (13.33%) FpML
5 8 (13.33%) Hibernate
5 8 (13.33%) HTML
5 8 (13.33%) J2EE
5 8 (13.33%) JMS
5 8 (13.33%) REST
6 7 (11.67%) JSON
7 6 (10.00%) CSS
7 6 (10.00%) SOAP
7 6 (10.00%) XML Schema
8 5 (8.33%) FIXML
8 5 (8.33%) JAXB
8 5 (8.33%) JSP
8 5 (8.33%) Middleware
9 4 (6.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 8 (13.33%) Derivative
2 8 (13.33%) Equities
2 8 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 4 (6.67%) Reference Data
4 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.33%) Life Science
5 2 (3.33%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.67%) Economics
6 1 (1.67%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.67%) PMI
6 1 (1.67%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.67%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Linux
1 6 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Data Modelling
2 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (28.33%) OO
4 14 (23.33%) Business Analysis
5 13 (21.67%) TDD
5 13 (21.67%) Use Case
6 9 (15.00%) BPMN
6 9 (15.00%) Data Analysis
6 9 (15.00%) Data Architecture
6 9 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 9 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.67%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (11.67%) Validation
9 6 (10.00%) BDD
9 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 6 (10.00%) SDLC
10 5 (8.33%) Automated Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) Java
2 18 (30.00%) SQL
3 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.67%) Shell Script
5 6 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.33%) C#
7 2 (3.33%) Groovy
7 2 (3.33%) PHP
7 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.67%) C
8 1 (1.67%) C++
8 1 (1.67%) VBA
8 1 (1.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) ISO20022
2 3 (5.00%) QA
3 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.33%) MiFID
4 1 (1.67%) Basel III
4 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) ATG
2 3 (5.00%) hybris
2 3 (5.00%) IBM
2 3 (5.00%) Sybase
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) Murex
3 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.33%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.67%) GoldenSource
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