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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 136 115 96
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -19
Contract jobs citing UML 62 121 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.07% 1.68% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 2.19% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 102 121
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £363 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £582 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
4445 5527 5825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.44% 76.55% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3360 4080 4298
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 70 91
Average hourly rate £21.62 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.20 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 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 1 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 65 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (36.54%) Java
3 54 (34.62%) Finance
4 45 (28.85%) Banking
4 45 (28.85%) SQL
5 40 (25.64%) XML
6 35 (22.44%) OO
7 33 (21.15%) JMS
8 31 (19.87%) Web Services
9 30 (19.23%) Oracle
9 30 (19.23%) Spring
10 28 (17.95%) SOAP
11 26 (16.67%) Scrum
11 26 (16.67%) Investment Banking
12 25 (16.03%) TOGAF
13 23 (14.74%) SOA
14 22 (14.10%) .NET
14 22 (14.10%) J2EE
14 22 (14.10%) Business Analysis
14 22 (14.10%) Degree
15 20 (12.82%) Use Case
16 19 (12.18%) Middleware
16 19 (12.18%) Hibernate
17 18 (11.54%) Microsoft
18 17 (10.90%) JUnit
18 17 (10.90%) MVC
19 16 (10.26%) TDD
19 16 (10.26%) C#
19 16 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (10.26%) Maven

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 8 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (5.13%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.85%) Confluence
3 5 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (3.21%) CMS
4 4 (2.56%) ArcGIS
4 4 (2.56%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.56%) Apache
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.28%) IIS
5 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.28%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (1.28%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (1.28%) Liferay
6 1 (0.64%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (0.64%) Lync
6 1 (0.64%) Mule
6 1 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.64%) GlassFish
Applications
1 12 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.56%) MS Office
2 4 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.28%) MS Project
4 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.64%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.05%) HTTP
2 8 (5.13%) SSL
3 3 (1.92%) Firewall
4 2 (1.28%) Intranet
4 2 (1.28%) FTP
5 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.64%) VoIP
5 1 (0.64%) SNMP
5 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.41%) Relational Database
2 10 (6.41%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (2.56%) DB2
4 4 (2.56%) MySQL
4 4 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (2.56%) Big Data
4 4 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.92%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.28%) MS Access
6 2 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.28%) JasperReports
6 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.28%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.64%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.64%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 17 (10.90%) JUnit
2 16 (10.26%) Maven
3 8 (5.13%) Eclipse
3 8 (5.13%) JIRA
4 6 (3.85%) Subversion
5 5 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.21%) Ant
6 4 (2.56%) NUnit
6 4 (2.56%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.56%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.92%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (1.92%) jMock
8 2 (1.28%) RequisitePro
8 2 (1.28%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.28%) NCover
8 2 (1.28%) Hudson
8 2 (1.28%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.64%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.64%) Moq
General
1 54 (34.62%) Finance
2 45 (28.85%) Banking
3 26 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 12 (7.69%) Legal
5 10 (6.41%) Front Office
6 7 (4.49%) Back Office
7 6 (3.85%) Law
8 5 (3.21%) Retail
9 4 (2.56%) Publishing
10 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.28%) Advertising
10 2 (1.28%) Marketing
11 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 62 (39.74%) Analyst
2 55 (35.26%) Business Analyst
3 48 (30.77%) Developer
4 27 (17.31%) Architect
5 23 (14.74%) Java Developer
6 12 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
7 10 (6.41%) Agile Business Analyst
8 9 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.77%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.77%) Risk Analyst
9 7 (4.49%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 7 (4.49%) Technical Architect
9 7 (4.49%) Programmer
9 7 (4.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (4.49%) Credit Analyst
9 7 (4.49%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
10 6 (3.85%) Java Programmer
10 6 (3.85%) Legal Analyst
10 6 (3.85%) UML Business Analyst
10 6 (3.85%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (25.64%) XML
2 33 (21.15%) JMS
3 31 (19.87%) Web Services
4 30 (19.23%) Spring
5 28 (17.95%) SOAP
6 22 (14.10%) .NET
6 22 (14.10%) J2EE
7 19 (12.18%) Middleware
7 19 (12.18%) Hibernate
8 15 (9.62%) REST
9 13 (8.33%) Struts
10 12 (7.69%) HTML
10 12 (7.69%) Java EE
11 11 (7.05%) CSS
12 10 (6.41%) XSLT
13 9 (5.77%) .NET Framework
14 8 (5.13%) ASP.NET
14 8 (5.13%) JDBC
14 8 (5.13%) JSP
14 8 (5.13%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.77%) Credit Risk
2 9 (5.77%) Fixed Income
3 8 (5.13%) Derivative
3 8 (5.13%) Data Integration
4 7 (4.49%) Open Source
5 6 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.21%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.21%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.56%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.92%) User Experience
8 3 (1.92%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.92%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.92%) GIS
9 2 (1.28%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (1.28%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.33%) UNIX
2 12 (7.69%) Windows
3 8 (5.13%) Linux
4 3 (1.92%) VME
4 3 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.92%) MVS
5 2 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.64%) Android
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (22.44%) OO
3 26 (16.67%) Scrum
4 25 (16.03%) TOGAF
5 23 (14.74%) SOA
6 22 (14.10%) Business Analysis
7 20 (12.82%) Use Case
8 17 (10.90%) MVC
9 16 (10.26%) TDD
9 16 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (9.62%) Systems Analysis
11 14 (8.97%) ITIL
11 14 (8.97%) Data Modelling
11 14 (8.97%) Project Management
12 13 (8.33%) Release Management
12 13 (8.33%) SysML
12 13 (8.33%) RUP
13 12 (7.69%) OOD
13 12 (7.69%) ETL
13 12 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 57 (36.54%) Java
2 45 (28.85%) SQL
3 16 (10.26%) C#
4 15 (9.62%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.13%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.21%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.56%) VBA
8 4 (2.56%) Python
9 3 (1.92%) Scala
9 3 (1.92%) C++
10 2 (1.28%) C
10 2 (1.28%) Perl
10 2 (1.28%) Ruby
11 1 (0.64%) Groovy
11 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.64%) JCL
11 1 (0.64%) COBOL
11 1 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (14.10%) Degree
2 14 (8.97%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.13%) ISEB
4 4 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.56%) BC Cleared
5 3 (1.92%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.64%) CISSP
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.64%) CISA
7 1 (0.64%) GIAC
7 1 (0.64%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.69%) QA
2 3 (1.92%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.28%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.64%) FATCA
4 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.64%) EMIR
4 1 (0.64%) COBIT
4 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.64%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 30 (19.23%) Oracle
2 18 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.97%) IBM
4 11 (7.05%) JBoss
5 10 (6.41%) Sybase
6 4 (2.56%) ESRI
6 4 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.56%) Fidessa
6 4 (2.56%) Bloomberg
6 4 (2.56%) Google
7 3 (1.92%) Murex
7 3 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.92%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.92%) Open Text
7 3 (1.92%) ION Trading
7 3 (1.92%) GoldenSource
7 3 (1.92%) RedDot
8 2 (1.28%) StatPro
8 2 (1.28%) SunGard
8 2 (1.28%) Calypso
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Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Proteus Europe
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Capita - ITMS
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
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Capita - ITMS
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 27 days ago