The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 98 78 86
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs citing UML 123 140 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.86% 2.22% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 2.96% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 100 108
Average daily rate £485 £468 £523
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.74% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £311 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £60.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5041 4725 5880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.08% 74.88% 72.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3685 3616 4145
Average daily rate £450 £450 £454
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 52 93
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.52 £16.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
UML
London

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 88 (35.77%) Finance
2 75 (30.49%) Banking
3 68 (27.64%) Java
4 56 (22.76%) Business Analysis
5 50 (20.33%) SQL
5 50 (20.33%) OO
6 43 (17.48%) .NET
7 41 (16.67%) Investment Banking
8 40 (16.26%) Data Modelling
9 39 (15.85%) Scrum
9 39 (15.85%) Degree
10 38 (15.45%) Use Case
10 38 (15.45%) RUP
11 34 (13.82%) Web Services
12 33 (13.41%) Oracle
12 33 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 32 (13.01%) Spring
14 31 (12.60%) Hibernate
14 31 (12.60%) XML
15 29 (11.79%) Systems Analysis
16 28 (11.38%) Data Analysis
16 28 (11.38%) SQL Server
17 27 (10.98%) Project Management
17 27 (10.98%) User Acceptance Testing
18 26 (10.57%) HTML
19 25 (10.16%) ISEB
19 25 (10.16%) Front Office
19 25 (10.16%) MVC
20 24 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (9.76%) JMS

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 13 (5.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.03%) Apache
3 5 (2.03%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.03%) IIS
4 4 (1.63%) Mule
4 4 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.63%) Liferay
4 4 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.22%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (0.81%) Drupal
6 2 (0.81%) Confluence
6 2 (0.81%) Node.js
6 2 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.41%) Documentum
7 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.66%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.44%) MS Office
4 5 (2.03%) MS Project
5 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.66%) ION MarketView
2 3 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.81%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.25%) Internet
2 7 (2.85%) Intranet
3 2 (0.81%) Firewall
3 2 (0.81%) FTP
3 2 (0.81%) HTTP
4 1 (0.41%) LDAP
4 1 (0.41%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.38%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.54%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.66%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.25%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.85%) DB2
6 7 (2.85%) MySQL
6 7 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.03%) DB2 UDB
8 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.22%) Star Schema
9 3 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.22%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.22%) JasperReports
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (8.54%) Maven
2 20 (8.13%) JUnit
3 14 (5.69%) Eclipse
3 14 (5.69%) Ant
4 10 (4.07%) Apache Ivy
5 8 (3.25%) JIRA
5 8 (3.25%) Subversion
6 7 (2.85%) RequisitePro
6 7 (2.85%) Rational Rose
6 7 (2.85%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.44%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.63%) jMock
8 4 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.22%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.81%) XMLUnit
10 2 (0.81%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (0.81%) WiX
10 2 (0.81%) NUnit
10 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 88 (35.77%) Finance
2 75 (30.49%) Banking
3 41 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 25 (10.16%) Front Office
5 23 (9.35%) Legal
6 10 (4.07%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (2.85%) Back Office
8 6 (2.44%) Advertising
8 6 (2.44%) Publishing
9 4 (1.63%) Law
10 3 (1.22%) Retail
10 3 (1.22%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.81%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.81%) Marketing
11 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.41%) Billing
12 1 (0.41%) Games
12 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 126 (51.22%) Analyst
2 119 (48.37%) Business Analyst
3 64 (26.02%) Developer
4 30 (12.20%) Java Developer
4 30 (12.20%) Architect
5 20 (8.13%) IT Business Analyst
6 15 (6.10%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 15 (6.10%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 14 (5.69%) Risk Analyst
7 14 (5.69%) Credit Analyst
7 14 (5.69%) Legal Analyst
8 13 (5.28%) .NET Developer
9 11 (4.47%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (4.47%) Senior Business Analyst
9 11 (4.47%) UML Business Analyst
10 9 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (3.66%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 9 (3.66%) Banking Business Analyst
11 8 (3.25%) Technical Architect
12 7 (2.85%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (17.48%) .NET
2 34 (13.82%) Web Services
3 32 (13.01%) Spring
4 31 (12.60%) Hibernate
4 31 (12.60%) XML
5 26 (10.57%) HTML
6 24 (9.76%) JMS
6 24 (9.76%) J2EE
7 23 (9.35%) .NET Framework
8 19 (7.72%) SOAP
8 19 (7.72%) Java EE
9 16 (6.50%) Ajax
10 15 (6.10%) Struts
11 13 (5.28%) ADO.NET
11 13 (5.28%) ASP.NET
11 13 (5.28%) CSS
11 13 (5.28%) Middleware
12 12 (4.88%) JPA
13 11 (4.47%) Spring Web Flow
14 10 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.72%) Credit Risk
2 15 (6.10%) Fixed Income
3 8 (3.25%) Derivative
4 6 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.03%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.03%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (2.03%) Open Source
5 5 (2.03%) Reference Data
5 5 (2.03%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.03%) RIA
5 5 (2.03%) Taxonomies
6 4 (1.63%) Market Risk
6 4 (1.63%) Equities
6 4 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.22%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.81%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.81%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.13%) UNIX
2 13 (5.28%) Windows
3 12 (4.88%) Linux
4 3 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.81%) Android
5 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.41%) zOS
6 1 (0.41%) AIX
6 1 (0.41%) Solaris
6 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (22.76%) Business Analysis
2 50 (20.33%) OO
3 40 (16.26%) Data Modelling
4 39 (15.85%) Scrum
5 38 (15.45%) Use Case
5 38 (15.45%) RUP
6 33 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (11.79%) Systems Analysis
8 28 (11.38%) Data Analysis
9 27 (10.98%) Project Management
9 27 (10.98%) User Acceptance Testing
10 25 (10.16%) MVC
11 24 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (9.76%) PRINCE2
12 22 (8.94%) TDD
13 21 (8.54%) Workflow
14 19 (7.72%) BPR
15 18 (7.32%) Change Control
15 18 (7.32%) OOD
16 17 (6.91%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (27.64%) Java
2 50 (20.33%) SQL
3 24 (9.76%) C#
4 23 (9.35%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.25%) Python
6 7 (2.85%) Perl
6 7 (2.85%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.44%) C
8 3 (1.22%) PHP
9 2 (0.81%) Ruby
9 2 (0.81%) VB6
9 2 (0.81%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.81%) VBScript
9 2 (0.81%) VB
9 2 (0.81%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.81%) VBA
9 2 (0.81%) RPG
9 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 39 (15.85%) Degree
2 25 (10.16%) ISEB
3 11 (4.47%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.25%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.22%) IIBA
6 3 (1.22%) CBAP
6 3 (1.22%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (1.22%) CITP
7 2 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) CCA
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.41%) MCP
8 1 (0.41%) MCAD
8 1 (0.41%) MCSD
8 1 (0.41%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.69%) QA
2 3 (1.22%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.22%) Basel III
3 2 (0.81%) EMIR
3 2 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) Puppet
1 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.41%) MOM
2 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (13.41%) Oracle
2 24 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.50%) JBoss
4 14 (5.69%) Bloomberg
5 11 (4.47%) IBM
6 10 (4.07%) Sybase
7 9 (3.66%) ION Trading
8 7 (2.85%) Fidessa
9 5 (2.03%) Murex
9 5 (2.03%) EPiServer
10 3 (1.22%) GoldenSource
10 3 (1.22%) Pega
11 2 (0.81%) Elastic Path
11 2 (0.81%) hybris
11 2 (0.81%) ATG
11 2 (0.81%) InterSystems
11 2 (0.81%) VMware
11 2 (0.81%) webMethods
11 2 (0.81%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Experis IT
Rate: £400.00 - £469.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: From £375 to £450 per day £Excellent Daily Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £520.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago