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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 149 99 91
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -8
Contract jobs citing UML 56 138 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 1.90% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 2.49% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 108 114
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £348 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £583 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
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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
4506 5553 5448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.65% 76.47% 75.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3479 4098 4053
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 75 92
Average hourly rate £15.25 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.60% -41.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.90 £16.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £52.82 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 October 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 22 October 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 59 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (33.78%) Java
3 46 (31.08%) Finance
4 43 (29.05%) SQL
5 36 (24.32%) XML
5 36 (24.32%) Banking
6 31 (20.95%) OO
6 31 (20.95%) JMS
7 26 (17.57%) Web Services
7 26 (17.57%) Oracle
8 25 (16.89%) SOAP
8 25 (16.89%) TOGAF
8 25 (16.89%) Spring
9 24 (16.22%) Scrum
10 23 (15.54%) Use Case
11 22 (14.86%) Investment Banking
12 21 (14.19%) Business Analysis
12 21 (14.19%) SOA
13 20 (13.51%) .NET
14 18 (12.16%) Microsoft
14 18 (12.16%) Middleware
15 17 (11.49%) J2EE
15 17 (11.49%) TDD
16 16 (10.81%) Degree
17 15 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (10.14%) REST
17 15 (10.14%) C#
17 15 (10.14%) ITIL
17 15 (10.14%) Data Modelling
18 14 (9.46%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 11 (7.43%) JBoss
2 8 (5.41%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (4.73%) Confluence
4 5 (3.38%) CMS
4 5 (3.38%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.70%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.70%) ArcGIS
6 3 (2.03%) Apache
7 2 (1.35%) Lync
7 2 (1.35%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.35%) IIS
7 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.68%) Mule
8 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
Applications
1 12 (8.11%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.38%) MS Office
3 3 (2.03%) MS Project
4 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.43%) HTTP
2 8 (5.41%) SSL
3 3 (2.03%) Firewall
3 3 (2.03%) Intranet
4 2 (1.35%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.35%) VoIP
4 2 (1.35%) FTP
5 1 (0.68%) SNMP
5 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.76%) Relational Database
2 10 (6.76%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (3.38%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (3.38%) Big Data
5 4 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.70%) MySQL
5 4 (2.70%) DB2
6 3 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.03%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.03%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.35%) MS Access
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 13 (8.78%) JUnit
2 12 (8.11%) Maven
3 9 (6.08%) JIRA
4 5 (3.38%) Subversion
4 5 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.70%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.70%) NUnit
6 3 (2.03%) Ant
6 3 (2.03%) jMock
6 3 (2.03%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.03%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.35%) NCover
7 2 (1.35%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.35%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.68%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.68%) Rational Robot
8 1 (0.68%) Xcode
8 1 (0.68%) Toad
General
1 46 (31.08%) Finance
2 36 (24.32%) Banking
3 22 (14.86%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.08%) Legal
5 8 (5.41%) Front Office
5 8 (5.41%) Back Office
6 6 (4.05%) Law
7 5 (3.38%) Retail
8 2 (1.35%) Marketing
8 2 (1.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.68%) Advertising
9 1 (0.68%) Publishing
9 1 (0.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 60 (40.54%) Analyst
2 55 (37.16%) Business Analyst
3 48 (32.43%) Developer
4 25 (16.89%) Architect
5 21 (14.19%) Java Developer
6 9 (6.08%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (6.08%) Senior Developer
6 9 (6.08%) IT Business Analyst
6 9 (6.08%) Agile Business Analyst
7 7 (4.73%) Programmer
7 7 (4.73%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (4.73%) Risk Analyst
7 7 (4.73%) UML Business Analyst
8 6 (4.05%) Java Programmer
9 5 (3.38%) Technical Architect
9 5 (3.38%) Integration Engineer
9 5 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (3.38%) SQL Developer
9 5 (3.38%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 4 (2.70%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (24.32%) XML
2 31 (20.95%) JMS
3 26 (17.57%) Web Services
4 25 (16.89%) SOAP
4 25 (16.89%) Spring
5 20 (13.51%) .NET
6 18 (12.16%) Middleware
7 17 (11.49%) J2EE
8 15 (10.14%) REST
9 14 (9.46%) Hibernate
10 10 (6.76%) HTML
10 10 (6.76%) CSS
11 9 (6.08%) .NET Framework
12 8 (5.41%) JDBC
12 8 (5.41%) ASP.NET
12 8 (5.41%) XSLT
12 8 (5.41%) Struts
12 8 (5.41%) WSDL
13 7 (4.73%) Java EE
13 7 (4.73%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.41%) Derivative
2 8 (5.41%) Data Integration
3 7 (4.73%) Fixed Income
3 7 (4.73%) Credit Risk
4 6 (4.05%) Open Source
5 5 (3.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.38%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.70%) Market Risk
7 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.03%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.03%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.35%) User Experience
8 2 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (1.35%) Statistics
8 2 (1.35%) FMCG
8 2 (1.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.11%) Windows
2 11 (7.43%) UNIX
3 7 (4.73%) Linux
4 3 (2.03%) MVS
4 3 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.03%) VME
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (20.95%) OO
3 25 (16.89%) TOGAF
4 24 (16.22%) Scrum
5 23 (15.54%) Use Case
6 21 (14.19%) Business Analysis
6 21 (14.19%) SOA
7 17 (11.49%) TDD
8 15 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (10.14%) ITIL
8 15 (10.14%) Data Modelling
9 14 (9.46%) MVC
10 13 (8.78%) SysML
11 12 (8.11%) Systems Analysis
11 12 (8.11%) OOD
11 12 (8.11%) ETL
11 12 (8.11%) Project Management
12 11 (7.43%) Migration
12 11 (7.43%) User Stories
12 11 (7.43%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 50 (33.78%) Java
2 43 (29.05%) SQL
3 15 (10.14%) C#
4 14 (9.46%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.08%) PL/SQL
6 7 (4.73%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.05%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.05%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.70%) VBA
8 4 (2.70%) Python
9 3 (2.03%) C++
9 3 (2.03%) Scala
10 2 (1.35%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.35%) Ruby
10 2 (1.35%) Perl
10 2 (1.35%) C
11 1 (0.68%) VB6
11 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.68%) JCL
11 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (10.81%) Degree
2 11 (7.43%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.41%) ISEB
4 4 (2.70%) BC Cleared
5 3 (2.03%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.68%) CISA
7 1 (0.68%) GIAC
7 1 (0.68%) CISSP
7 1 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.78%) QA
2 3 (2.03%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.68%) COBIT
4 1 (0.68%) FATCA
4 1 (0.68%) EMIR
4 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Firmware
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.68%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (17.57%) Oracle
2 18 (12.16%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.11%) IBM
4 11 (7.43%) Sybase
5 4 (2.70%) Google
5 4 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.70%) ESRI
6 3 (2.03%) Bloomberg
6 3 (2.03%) ION Trading
6 3 (2.03%) GoldenSource
6 3 (2.03%) RedDot
6 3 (2.03%) Open Text
6 3 (2.03%) Fidessa
6 3 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.03%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.35%) FactSet
7 2 (1.35%) BI-SAM
7 2 (1.35%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.35%) Calypso
7 2 (1.35%) SunGard
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