The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 196 178 121
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -57
Contract jobs citing UML 653 685 869
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.33% 1.34% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.69% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 414 527
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £309 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 53 59
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +5.26%
UML
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40583 40631 38403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.50% 79.76% 78.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27251 26714 24507
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 943 1080 1138
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing UML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in England

UML
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in England

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in England

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in England

UML
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

UML Hourly Rate Histogram in England

UML
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 274 £493 +3.68% 43
South East -27 141 £410 +9.33% 25
West Midlands +25 61 £400 - 3
South West -15 51 £550 +25.71% 12
East of England +20 42 £450 -10.04% 4
North West -5 41 £413 +6.45% 13
East Midlands +18 17 £338 +3.84% 9
Yorkshire -2 13 £405 +8.00% 9
North East -57 10 £420 -13.84% 1
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 England region with a requirement for UML.

1 558 (41.39%) Agile Software Development
2 377 (27.97%) Java
3 324 (24.04%) Finance
4 279 (20.70%) SQL
5 276 (20.47%) OO
6 273 (20.25%) Security Cleared
7 272 (20.18%) Use Case
8 264 (19.58%) Oracle
9 235 (17.43%) Software Engineering
10 222 (16.47%) Business Analysis
11 215 (15.95%) XML
12 208 (15.43%) Scrum
13 205 (15.21%) Web Services
14 203 (15.06%) SC Cleared
15 192 (14.24%) Linux
15 192 (14.24%) Data Modelling
16 183 (13.58%) SDLC
17 174 (12.91%) C++
18 164 (12.17%) Waterfall
19 160 (11.87%) SOA
20 159 (11.80%) .NET
21 153 (11.35%) Microsoft
22 152 (11.28%) Degree
23 143 (10.61%) TOGAF
24 139 (10.31%) Project Management
25 137 (10.16%) JIRA
26 136 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
27 133 (9.87%) BPMN
28 129 (9.57%) Banking
29 127 (9.42%) C#

UML
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 52 (3.86%) WebLogic
2 49 (3.64%) Apache
3 42 (3.12%) WebSphere
4 40 (2.97%) Tomcat
5 32 (2.37%) SharePoint
6 27 (2.00%) Confluence
6 27 (2.00%) JBoss
7 22 (1.63%) CMS
8 21 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 15 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
9 15 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
10 12 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
11 11 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
11 11 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 9 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (0.67%) IIS
12 9 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
14 7 (0.52%) MS Project Server
15 6 (0.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 85 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 57 (4.23%) MS Visio
3 49 (3.64%) MS Office
4 39 (2.89%) MS Project
5 25 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.30%) Simulink
7 2 (0.15%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.074%) GIMP
8 1 (0.074%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (1.04%) Eloqua
3 13 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.22%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 3 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.15%) OpenText Process Suite
7 1 (0.074%) Aligne
7 1 (0.074%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.074%) Global One
7 1 (0.074%) Maximo
7 1 (0.074%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.074%) Staffware
7 1 (0.074%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.074%) TradeThru
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (1.63%) IaaS
3 21 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.26%) SaaS
5 10 (0.74%) PaaS
6 7 (0.52%) Bluemix
6 7 (0.52%) Office 365
7 6 (0.45%) Boomi
8 4 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.30%) Force.com
8 4 (0.30%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.15%) Silverpop
9 2 (0.15%) Veeva
10 1 (0.074%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.074%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.30%) HTTP
2 30 (2.23%) Internet
3 16 (1.19%) SNMP
4 13 (0.96%) SSL
5 12 (0.89%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.67%) LDAP
7 6 (0.45%) ATM
8 5 (0.37%) Broadband
8 5 (0.37%) Kerberos
9 4 (0.30%) RS-232
9 4 (0.30%) X.509
10 3 (0.22%) 4G
10 3 (0.22%) ASN.1
10 3 (0.22%) DVB
10 3 (0.22%) Firewall
10 3 (0.22%) Network Security
10 3 (0.22%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.22%) VPN
11 2 (0.15%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.15%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (8.38%) SQL Server
2 81 (6.01%) Oracle Database
3 65 (4.82%) Relational Database
4 54 (4.01%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (2.37%) MySQL
6 29 (2.15%) Big Data
6 29 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
7 28 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (1.93%) Oracle Reports
9 26 (1.93%) RDBMS
10 23 (1.71%) Hadoop
11 19 (1.41%) MongoDB
12 18 (1.34%) DB2
12 18 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (1.19%) GIS
14 15 (1.11%) NoSQL
15 13 (0.96%) Data Mining
15 13 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (0.89%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 137 (10.16%) JIRA
2 97 (7.20%) Subversion
3 75 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 69 (5.12%) Ant
5 66 (4.90%) Rational DOORS
6 65 (4.82%) Visual Studio
7 64 (4.75%) Maven
8 55 (4.08%) Git (software)
9 51 (3.78%) JUnit
10 49 (3.64%) Jenkins
11 48 (3.56%) ClearCase
12 45 (3.34%) NUnit
13 43 (3.19%) GoogleTest
13 43 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
14 37 (2.74%) CppUnit
15 34 (2.52%) Rational Rhapsody
16 32 (2.37%) ClearQuest
17 29 (2.15%) Selenium
18 28 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
19 21 (1.56%) Rational Rose
General
1 324 (24.04%) Finance
2 129 (9.57%) Banking
3 66 (4.90%) Telecoms
4 60 (4.45%) Retail
5 54 (4.01%) Investment Banking
6 47 (3.49%) Marketing
7 32 (2.37%) Aerospace
8 17 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (1.19%) Advertising
9 16 (1.19%) Front Office
10 15 (1.11%) Electronics
11 14 (1.04%) Billing
11 14 (1.04%) Legal
12 13 (0.96%) Avionics
13 12 (0.89%) Publishing
14 11 (0.82%) Back Office
15 10 (0.74%) Automotive
15 10 (0.74%) Law
16 9 (0.67%) Manufacturing
17 8 (0.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 451 (33.46%) Analyst
2 387 (28.71%) Business Analyst
3 319 (23.66%) Architect
4 317 (23.52%) Developer
5 154 (11.42%) Java Developer
6 114 (8.46%) Software Engineer
7 111 (8.23%) Solutions Architect
8 59 (4.38%) Data Architect
9 48 (3.56%) Enterprise Architect
9 48 (3.56%) Technical Architect
10 47 (3.49%) Senior Developer
11 44 (3.26%) Agile Business Analyst
12 43 (3.19%) C++ Developer
12 43 (3.19%) UML Analyst
13 41 (3.04%) Designer
14 40 (2.97%) Digital Analyst
15 39 (2.89%) Digital Business Analyst
15 39 (2.89%) Systems Analyst
16 38 (2.82%) Senior Java Developer
17 37 (2.74%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (15.95%) XML
2 205 (15.21%) Web Services
3 159 (11.80%) .NET
4 121 (8.98%) Spring
5 118 (8.75%) J2EE
6 115 (8.53%) HTML
7 99 (7.34%) Middleware
8 90 (6.68%) REST
9 79 (5.86%) Java EE
10 77 (5.71%) Hibernate
11 74 (5.49%) SOAP
12 72 (5.34%) CSS
13 65 (4.82%) JSP
14 64 (4.75%) XSD
15 55 (4.08%) JMS
16 54 (4.01%) JSON
17 43 (3.19%) Servlets
17 43 (3.19%) Struts
18 41 (3.04%) .NET Framework
18 41 (3.04%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 119 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 52 (3.86%) User Experience
4 49 (3.64%) Derivative
5 44 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 30 (2.23%) Data Structures
7 27 (2.00%) Video on Demand
8 23 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (1.56%) Algorithms
9 21 (1.56%) Fixed Income
10 16 (1.19%) Data Centre
11 15 (1.11%) Equities
12 13 (0.96%) Reference Data
13 12 (0.89%) Data Integration
13 12 (0.89%) Minimum Viable Product
13 12 (0.89%) PMI
14 11 (0.82%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.82%) Replication
14 11 (0.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 192 (14.24%) Linux
2 121 (8.98%) Unix
2 121 (8.98%) Windows
3 27 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (0.82%) Android
5 10 (0.74%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.52%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.45%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.30%) VxWorks
9 3 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.22%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.15%) zOS
11 1 (0.074%) AIX
11 1 (0.074%) Solaris
11 1 (0.074%) SUSE
11 1 (0.074%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 558 (41.39%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (20.47%) OO
3 272 (20.18%) Use Case
4 235 (17.43%) Software Engineering
5 222 (16.47%) Business Analysis
6 208 (15.43%) Scrum
7 192 (14.24%) Data Modelling
8 183 (13.58%) SDLC
9 164 (12.17%) Waterfall
10 160 (11.87%) SOA
11 143 (10.61%) TOGAF
12 139 (10.31%) Project Management
13 136 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 133 (9.87%) BPMN
15 100 (7.42%) Requirements Analysis
16 87 (6.45%) PRINCE2
17 83 (6.16%) CRM
17 83 (6.16%) Multithreading
18 78 (5.79%) Data Analysis
19 77 (5.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 377 (27.97%) Java
2 279 (20.70%) SQL
3 174 (12.91%) C++
4 127 (9.42%) C#
5 126 (9.35%) C
5 126 (9.35%) JavaScript
6 67 (4.97%) Python
7 47 (3.49%) PL/SQL
8 31 (2.30%) T-SQL
9 29 (2.15%) Ada
10 26 (1.93%) Shell Script
11 24 (1.78%) Bash Shell
12 22 (1.63%) Perl
13 19 (1.41%) VB
14 14 (1.04%) PHP
15 13 (0.96%) Ada 95
15 13 (0.96%) Ruby
16 12 (0.89%) R
17 11 (0.82%) Embedded C++
18 10 (0.74%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 273 (20.25%) Security Cleared
2 203 (15.06%) SC Cleared
3 152 (11.28%) Degree
4 82 (6.08%) ISEB
5 38 (2.82%) DV Cleared
6 16 (1.19%) Sun Certification
7 15 (1.11%) PMI Certification
8 12 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
9 11 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (0.67%) OCPJP
11 8 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (0.37%) CITP
12 5 (0.37%) PMP
13 4 (0.30%) CBAP
13 4 (0.30%) IIBA
14 3 (0.22%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.22%) MCAD
14 3 (0.22%) MCP
14 3 (0.22%) MCPD
14 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (5.04%) QA
2 30 (2.23%) Data Quality
3 28 (2.08%) ISO 9001
4 22 (1.63%) TickIT
5 12 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
5 12 (0.89%) SLA
6 11 (0.82%) DO-178B
7 10 (0.74%) COBIT
7 10 (0.74%) Solvency II
8 9 (0.67%) ISO20022
9 8 (0.59%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.37%) SEPA
11 3 (0.22%) ISO15022
11 3 (0.22%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.22%) MISRA
11 3 (0.22%) MISRA C
11 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.15%) Basel II
12 2 (0.15%) GxP
System Software
1 14 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.45%) Docker
4 5 (0.37%) Firmware
4 5 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.22%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.15%) Cygwin
6 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.074%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.074%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.074%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (1.56%) Puppet
2 20 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.45%) Ansible
3 6 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
4 5 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.30%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.22%) HP Fortify
6 3 (0.22%) OpenAM
6 3 (0.22%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.074%) Cacti
7 1 (0.074%) Nagios
7 1 (0.074%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.074%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.074%) SELinux
7 1 (0.074%) vRealize
7 1 (0.074%) WMI
Vendors
1 264 (19.58%) Oracle
2 153 (11.35%) Microsoft
3 66 (4.90%) IBM
4 36 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
5 28 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 25 (1.85%) SAP
7 22 (1.63%) Hyperion
8 20 (1.48%) VMware
9 16 (1.19%) SaltStack
10 12 (0.89%) Luciad
11 11 (0.82%) Adobe
11 11 (0.82%) Sybase
12 10 (0.74%) Atlassian
12 10 (0.74%) Endeca
12 10 (0.74%) HP
12 10 (0.74%) Tableau
12 10 (0.74%) Talend
13 9 (0.67%) FatWire
13 9 (0.67%) Informatica
14 8 (0.59%) Telelogic
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £470 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £465 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
83Zero
Rate: £350 per day
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Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
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Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Scott-Merrick LLP
Rate: Negoitable
Posted: Yesterday
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LA International
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn
Applause IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day +
Posted: 7 days ago
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Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Scott-Merrick LLP
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
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Winchester, Hampshire
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