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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 143 109 81
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -28
Contract jobs citing UML 53 114 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 1.82% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 2.35% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 64 99
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£425 £480 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.45% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £54.00 - £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +8.45%
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
4251 4846 4804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.59% 77.24% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3317 3575 3640
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 46 56
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.50 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% -67.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 4 May 2015.

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 May 2015, 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 39 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.96%) Finance
3 24 (25.81%) Business Analysis
3 24 (25.81%) Use Case
3 24 (25.81%) Java
4 18 (19.35%) XML
5 17 (18.28%) Banking
5 17 (18.28%) Scrum
6 16 (17.20%) Oracle
7 14 (15.05%) RUP
7 14 (15.05%) Data Analysis
7 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (13.98%) SQL
9 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
9 12 (12.90%) OO
9 12 (12.90%) Waterfall
10 11 (11.83%) Subversion
10 11 (11.83%) BPMN
10 11 (11.83%) Degree
11 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (10.75%) MS Visio
12 9 (9.68%) HTML
12 9 (9.68%) Java EE
13 8 (8.60%) WebSphere
13 8 (8.60%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (8.60%) TDD
13 8 (8.60%) Spring
13 8 (8.60%) Eclipse
13 8 (8.60%) JavaScript
13 8 (8.60%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 8 (8.60%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.30%) CMS
2 4 (4.30%) JBoss
3 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.23%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.15%) Apache
5 1 (1.08%) MTS
5 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.08%) Jetty
5 1 (1.08%) nginx
5 1 (1.08%) Node.js
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.38%) MS Office
4 1 (1.08%) MS Project
4 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.08%) SAP PLM
1 1 (1.08%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.08%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) Intranet
2 1 (1.08%) LDAP
2 1 (1.08%) SAN
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) MySQL
1 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.23%) Big Data
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Navigator
3 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.15%) EDRMS
3 2 (2.15%) DB2
3 2 (2.15%) DTS
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.08%) MS Access
4 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Subversion
2 8 (8.60%) Eclipse
3 7 (7.53%) Maven
4 6 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.45%) Ant
4 6 (6.45%) JUnit
5 5 (5.38%) Rational Rose
6 4 (4.30%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.23%) ClearCase
7 3 (3.23%) ClearQuest
7 3 (3.23%) RequisitePro
7 3 (3.23%) NetBeans
7 3 (3.23%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.15%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (1.08%) Rational Robot
9 1 (1.08%) Toad
9 1 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.08%) Rational Functional Tester
9 1 (1.08%) JIRA
General
1 26 (27.96%) Finance
2 17 (18.28%) Banking
3 6 (6.45%) Investment Banking
3 6 (6.45%) Legal
4 5 (5.38%) Law
5 4 (4.30%) Private Banking
5 4 (4.30%) Retail
6 3 (3.23%) Front Office
6 3 (3.23%) Marketing
7 2 (2.15%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.08%) Back Office
8 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.08%) Publishing
8 1 (1.08%) Games
8 1 (1.08%) German Language
Job Titles
1 56 (60.22%) Analyst
2 54 (58.06%) Business Analyst
3 15 (16.13%) Developer
4 13 (13.98%) Java Developer
4 13 (13.98%) Architect
5 12 (12.90%) UML Business Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) Senior Business Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.38%) IT Business Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.23%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 2 (2.15%) Market Analyst
10 2 (2.15%) Banking Business Analyst
10 2 (2.15%) Market Risk Business Analyst
10 2 (2.15%) Risk Analyst
10 2 (2.15%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) XML
2 9 (9.68%) HTML
2 9 (9.68%) Java EE
3 8 (8.60%) Spring
3 8 (8.60%) Web Services
3 8 (8.60%) JSP
4 7 (7.53%) SOAP
4 7 (7.53%) .NET
4 7 (7.53%) Hibernate
5 6 (6.45%) J2EE
6 5 (5.38%) Middleware
7 4 (4.30%) CSS
7 4 (4.30%) Struts
7 4 (4.30%) Servlets
7 4 (4.30%) XSLT
8 3 (3.23%) Swing
8 3 (3.23%) J2SE
8 3 (3.23%) JDBC
8 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.23%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.38%) Equities
4 5 (5.38%) Fixed Income
4 5 (5.38%) Derivative
5 4 (4.30%) Market Risk
5 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.23%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (3.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (3.23%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.23%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.15%) iPad
7 2 (2.15%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.15%) Open Source
7 2 (2.15%) Pharmacovigilance
7 2 (2.15%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.60%) Linux
2 5 (5.38%) UNIX
2 5 (5.38%) Windows
3 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.08%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.81%) Business Analysis
2 24 (25.81%) Use Case
3 17 (18.28%) Scrum
4 14 (15.05%) RUP
4 14 (15.05%) Data Analysis
5 12 (12.90%) OO
5 12 (12.90%) Waterfall
6 11 (11.83%) BPMN
7 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.60%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (8.60%) TDD
9 7 (7.53%) Data Modelling
9 7 (7.53%) SOA
9 7 (7.53%) Project Management
9 7 (7.53%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (7.53%) User Stories
10 6 (6.45%) Multithreading
10 6 (6.45%) ITIL
10 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.81%) Java
2 13 (13.98%) SQL
3 8 (8.60%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.45%) C#
5 4 (4.30%) C++
6 3 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.15%) XPath
7 2 (2.15%) Groovy
7 2 (2.15%) XQuery
7 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.08%) VC++
8 1 (1.08%) C
8 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) Degree
2 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) IIBA
4 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) ISEB
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.08%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.08%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.08%) HL7
3 1 (1.08%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (17.20%) Oracle
2 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.53%) IBM
4 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.23%) hybris
5 2 (2.15%) Splunk
5 2 (2.15%) Apple
5 2 (2.15%) webMethods
5 2 (2.15%) SAP
6 1 (1.08%) Sybase
6 1 (1.08%) HP
6 1 (1.08%) Lotus
6 1 (1.08%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.08%) Adobe
6 1 (1.08%) BT
6 1 (1.08%) InterSystems
6 1 (1.08%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.08%) Endeca
6 1 (1.08%) Green Hills
6 1 (1.08%) Tradeweb
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago