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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 138 133 169
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +36
Contract jobs citing UML 26 25 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 0.72% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.86% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 34
Median daily rate £475 £476 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.26% +7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £335 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £391
% change year-on-year
- +2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £41.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.87% +4.50%
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
2778 2911 4721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.39% 83.94% 80.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2333 3697
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £647 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 24 52
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.40 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.20 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 19 (38.00%) Java
4 16 (32.00%) OO
5 15 (30.00%) Use Case
6 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (26.00%) DV Cleared
7 13 (26.00%) Security Cleared
7 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (24.00%) Waterfall
8 12 (24.00%) Finance
8 12 (24.00%) SQL
9 11 (22.00%) ITIL
9 11 (22.00%) Data Modelling
9 11 (22.00%) Six Sigma
9 11 (22.00%) ISEB
9 11 (22.00%) SWOT Analysis
9 11 (22.00%) Lean Six Sigma
10 10 (20.00%) CBAP
10 10 (20.00%) Scrum
10 10 (20.00%) TDD
10 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
10 10 (20.00%) HTML
11 9 (18.00%) Web Services
11 9 (18.00%) Oracle
11 9 (18.00%) Chartered Engineer
11 9 (18.00%) CITP
12 8 (16.00%) Banking
12 8 (16.00%) Spring
12 8 (16.00%) 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 2 (4.00%) CMS
1 2 (4.00%) JBoss
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) Drupal
2 1 (2.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Force.com
1 2 (4.00%) G Suite
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Boomi
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Firewall
1 2 (4.00%) SNMP
2 1 (2.00%) ADSL
2 1 (2.00%) BGP
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.00%) DHCP
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.00%) ICMP
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.00%) IPsec
2 1 (2.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.00%) MPLS
2 1 (2.00%) OSPF
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.00%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) DB2
3 1 (2.00%) GIS
3 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) OLTP
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Navigator
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.00%) Ant
3 5 (10.00%) JUnit
3 5 (10.00%) Maven
4 4 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (6.00%) Subversion
6 2 (4.00%) Gerrit
6 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.00%) JIRA
6 2 (4.00%) jMock
6 2 (4.00%) Mockito
6 2 (4.00%) NetBeans
7 1 (2.00%) ClearQuest
7 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.00%) ERwin
7 1 (2.00%) Hudson
7 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.00%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Front Office
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Analyst
2 22 (44.00%) Business Analyst
3 14 (28.00%) Developer
4 10 (20.00%) Architect
4 10 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 9 (18.00%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Technical Architect
7 5 (10.00%) SOA Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Banking Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Service Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) HTML
2 9 (18.00%) Web Services
3 8 (16.00%) Spring
4 7 (14.00%) Java EE
4 7 (14.00%) XML
5 5 (10.00%) .NET
5 5 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.00%) CSS
6 4 (8.00%) J2EE
6 4 (8.00%) JMS
6 4 (8.00%) SOAP
7 3 (6.00%) Ajax
7 3 (6.00%) JSON
7 3 (6.00%) JSP
7 3 (6.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (6.00%) XSLT
8 2 (4.00%) HTML5
8 2 (4.00%) jQuery
8 2 (4.00%) JSTL
8 2 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.00%) Fintech
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.00%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 16 (32.00%) OO
4 15 (30.00%) Use Case
5 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (24.00%) Waterfall
7 11 (22.00%) Data Modelling
7 11 (22.00%) ITIL
7 11 (22.00%) Lean Six Sigma
7 11 (22.00%) Six Sigma
7 11 (22.00%) SWOT Analysis
8 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 10 (20.00%) Scrum
8 10 (20.00%) TDD
9 8 (16.00%) SOA
9 8 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (14.00%) SDLC
11 6 (12.00%) CRM
11 6 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) Java
2 12 (24.00%) SQL
3 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.00%) C#
4 4 (8.00%) Python
5 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.00%) PHP
6 2 (4.00%) Ruby
6 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.00%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) C++
7 1 (2.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.00%) SOQL
7 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) DV Cleared
1 13 (26.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.00%) ISEB
3 10 (20.00%) CBAP
4 9 (18.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) CITP
5 4 (8.00%) Degree
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (2.00%) CCIE
7 1 (2.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.00%) MiFID
3 1 (2.00%) COBIT
3 1 (2.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Google
3 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.00%) WorldPay
4 1 (2.00%) Canoo
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) hybris
4 1 (2.00%) Informatica
4 1 (2.00%) Juniper
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Talend