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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 146 144 149
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing UML 27 41 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.79% 0.88% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.05% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 48
Median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £384 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £562 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.38 £35.81
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.75%
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
2995 3915 4737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.55% 84.34% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2390 3117 3565
Median daily rate £475 £474 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% +5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 52
Median hourly rate £19.92 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing UML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 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 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for UML.

1 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) Java
3 14 (28.00%) Finance
3 14 (28.00%) OO
4 13 (26.00%) Business Analysis
5 12 (24.00%) TDD
5 12 (24.00%) Data Modelling
6 11 (22.00%) Oracle
7 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
8 9 (18.00%) Banking
8 9 (18.00%) HTML
8 9 (18.00%) SQL
8 9 (18.00%) SOA
9 8 (16.00%) CRM
9 8 (16.00%) Scrum
10 7 (14.00%) Six Sigma
10 7 (14.00%) Web Services
10 7 (14.00%) Use Case
11 6 (12.00%) Lean Six Sigma
11 6 (12.00%) JSON
11 6 (12.00%) SWOT Analysis
11 6 (12.00%) DV Cleared
11 6 (12.00%) XML
11 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
11 6 (12.00%) ISEB
11 6 (12.00%) TOGAF
11 6 (12.00%) Systems Analysis

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.00%) JBoss
2 2 (4.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) Confluence
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.00%) GemFire
3 1 (2.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Boomi
1 2 (4.00%) Force.com
1 2 (4.00%) Google Apps
1 2 (4.00%) IaaS
1 2 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
1 1 (2.00%) Intranet
1 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) Big Data
2 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.00%) GIS
3 1 (2.00%) Hazelcast
3 1 (2.00%) Infinispan
3 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.00%) OLTP
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (6.00%) Ant
2 3 (6.00%) Maven
2 3 (6.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) ERwin
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.00%) ClearQuest
4 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Architect
2 18 (36.00%) Analyst
3 16 (32.00%) Business Analyst
4 13 (26.00%) Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Technical Architect
6 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
7 5 (10.00%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) SOA Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Cloud Developer
8 4 (8.00%) CRM Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Data Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.00%) Banking Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Database Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
10 2 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) HTML
2 7 (14.00%) Web Services
3 6 (12.00%) JSON
3 6 (12.00%) XML
4 5 (10.00%) .NET
4 5 (10.00%) J2EE
4 5 (10.00%) Java EE
4 5 (10.00%) REST
4 5 (10.00%) SOAP
5 4 (8.00%) Spring
6 3 (6.00%) Ajax
6 3 (6.00%) CSS
6 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.00%) HTML5
6 3 (6.00%) jQuery
6 3 (6.00%) XSD
7 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.00%) OSGi
7 2 (4.00%) WSDL
7 2 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) DataPower
4 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.00%) Fintech
4 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.00%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.00%) STB
4 1 (2.00%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
1 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.00%) OO
3 13 (26.00%) Business Analysis
4 12 (24.00%) Data Modelling
4 12 (24.00%) TDD
5 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 9 (18.00%) SOA
7 8 (16.00%) CRM
7 8 (16.00%) Scrum
8 7 (14.00%) Six Sigma
8 7 (14.00%) Use Case
9 6 (12.00%) Lean Six Sigma
9 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
9 6 (12.00%) SWOT Analysis
9 6 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (12.00%) TOGAF
10 5 (10.00%) BPMN
10 5 (10.00%) ITIL
10 5 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) Java
2 9 (18.00%) SQL
3 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) PHP
5 2 (4.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.00%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) Groovy
6 1 (2.00%) Scala
6 1 (2.00%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) ISEB
3 5 (10.00%) CBAP
3 5 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) CITP
4 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) MiFID
2 1 (2.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Google
2 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.00%) DataSynapse
3 1 (2.00%) Dell
3 1 (2.00%) hybris
3 1 (2.00%) Informatica
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Talend
3 1 (2.00%) TIBCO