The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Docklands, London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 26 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing UML 3 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.81% 8.22% 6.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 9.23% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 12
Average daily rate £500 £216 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+131.21% -50.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 130 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 85.54% 89.04% 76.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 92 133
Average daily rate £500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Average hourly rate £33.75 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
UML
London

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UML across the Docklands, London region.

UML Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UML across the Docklands, London region.

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Banking
4 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) J2EE
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) RUP
5 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
5 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
5 4 (30.77%) JMS
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
5 4 (30.77%) Drools
5 4 (30.77%) Hudson
5 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) JRules
6 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Cash Management
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Code Coverage
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Documentum
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
1 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
1 4 (30.77%) Hudson
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Java Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Fidessa Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Fidessa Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) J2EE
2 4 (30.77%) JMS
2 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
2 4 (30.77%) JRules
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Drools
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) Java EE
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) OO
1 4 (30.77%) RUP
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
1 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (23.08%) Cash Management
3 2 (15.38%) Use Case
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Unified Process
3 2 (15.38%) Code Coverage
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) IIBA
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
2 1 (7.69%) GIAC
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Fidessa