The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 171 160 92
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -68
Contract jobs citing UML 722 726 1052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.34% 1.42% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.86% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 410 624
Average daily rate
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£418 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 37 39
Average hourly rate £41.24 £37.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.45% +1.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.51 £25.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.50 £51.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.24 £36.95 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.61% +2.63%
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
42104 39098 36285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.15% 76.38% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27971 24690 22740
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1134 1102 1016
Average hourly rate £31.44 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.69% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -51 229 £475 +8.88% 60
South East -3 148 £400 +6.66% 37
South West +16 118 £400 -8.57% 21
East of England -24 50 £475 +11.76% 10
North West +9 49 £394 +16.66% 22
Yorkshire -13 42 £400 +10.34% 14
West Midlands +14 40 £400 +6.66% 11
East Midlands -12 26 £350 -17.64% 6
North East -11 16 £488 +124.13% 3
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 529 (37.81%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (27.59%) Java
3 271 (19.37%) Finance
4 270 (19.30%) SQL
5 267 (19.09%) Software Engineering
6 257 (18.37%) OO
7 245 (17.51%) .NET
8 243 (17.37%) Web Services
9 240 (17.16%) Scrum
10 231 (16.51%) Use Case
11 228 (16.30%) Security Cleared
12 217 (15.51%) Microsoft
13 215 (15.37%) SOA
14 208 (14.87%) XML
15 196 (14.01%) C#
16 195 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
17 191 (13.65%) C++
18 189 (13.51%) Oracle
19 177 (12.65%) Business Analysis
20 176 (12.58%) HTML
21 174 (12.44%) JavaScript
22 166 (11.87%) SQL Server
22 166 (11.87%) SC Cleared
23 163 (11.65%) Degree
24 158 (11.29%) Linux
25 153 (10.94%) Data Modelling
26 148 (10.58%) J2EE
27 132 (9.44%) Windows
27 132 (9.44%) CSS
28 131 (9.36%) Spring

UML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 61 (4.36%) JBoss
2 54 (3.86%) WebSphere
3 48 (3.43%) Apache
4 47 (3.36%) WebLogic
5 40 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 40 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 39 (2.79%) CMS
7 31 (2.22%) IIS
7 31 (2.22%) Confluence
8 23 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 17 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
10 16 (1.14%) MQSeries
10 16 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (0.64%) Documentum
13 8 (0.57%) Liferay
14 7 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
14 7 (0.50%) Apache ServiceMix
15 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 130 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 111 (7.93%) MS Visio
3 87 (6.22%) MS Office
4 56 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.07%) MS Project
6 9 (0.64%) Simulink
7 8 (0.57%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.14%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.071%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.071%) GIMP
10 1 (0.071%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 25 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.57%) Tridion
4 7 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.43%) Maximo
6 5 (0.36%) Summit
6 5 (0.36%) Cordys
7 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.14%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.14%) Unica
9 2 (0.14%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.071%) SAP WM
10 1 (0.071%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (0.071%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.64%) SaaS
4 5 (0.36%) PaaS
5 4 (0.29%) IaaS
5 4 (0.29%) Lucidchart
6 2 (0.14%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.071%) Taleo
7 1 (0.071%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.071%) Symantec.cloud
7 1 (0.071%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.64%) Internet
2 20 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 14 (1.00%) HTTP
4 10 (0.71%) SNMP
5 9 (0.64%) LDAP
6 8 (0.57%) ATM
7 7 (0.50%) Ethernet
7 7 (0.50%) Intranet
8 6 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.43%) LTE
9 5 (0.36%) SSL
9 5 (0.36%) VoIP
9 5 (0.36%) Broadband
10 4 (0.29%) ISDN
10 4 (0.29%) LAN
10 4 (0.29%) WAN
10 4 (0.29%) Wireless
10 4 (0.29%) 4G
10 4 (0.29%) MVNO
11 3 (0.21%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (11.87%) SQL Server
2 80 (5.72%) Relational Database
3 53 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
4 47 (3.36%) MySQL
5 38 (2.72%) Oracle Database
6 28 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 28 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (1.93%) DB2
8 17 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (1.14%) MongoDB
10 15 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (0.93%) EDRMS
11 13 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (0.93%) NoSQL
12 12 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
13 11 (0.79%) MS Access
14 10 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (0.71%) DTS
14 10 (0.71%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 92 (6.58%) Visual Studio
2 85 (6.08%) Maven
3 79 (5.65%) Subversion
4 78 (5.58%) Git (software)
5 75 (5.36%) JIRA
6 65 (4.65%) Eclipse
7 63 (4.50%) Rational DOORS
8 61 (4.36%) JUnit
9 60 (4.29%) Ant
10 55 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 45 (3.22%) Jenkins
12 44 (3.15%) NUnit
13 41 (2.93%) Rational Rose
14 28 (2.00%) ClearCase
15 26 (1.86%) GoogleTest
16 20 (1.43%) Rational Rhapsody
17 19 (1.36%) TeamCity
18 18 (1.29%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
18 18 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 17 (1.22%) ERwin
General
1 271 (19.37%) Finance
2 101 (7.22%) Banking
3 69 (4.93%) Retail
4 57 (4.07%) Telecoms
5 45 (3.22%) Manufacturing
6 28 (2.00%) Investment Banking
7 27 (1.93%) Military
8 26 (1.86%) Back Office
9 22 (1.57%) Front Office
10 21 (1.50%) Publishing
10 21 (1.50%) Aerospace
10 21 (1.50%) Marketing
11 19 (1.36%) Legal
12 16 (1.14%) Automotive
12 16 (1.14%) Avionics
13 13 (0.93%) Billing
13 13 (0.93%) Advertising
14 12 (0.86%) Electronics
15 11 (0.79%) Law
16 10 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 387 (27.66%) Analyst
2 351 (25.09%) Developer
3 348 (24.87%) Business Analyst
4 308 (22.02%) Architect
5 158 (11.29%) Solutions Architect
6 147 (10.51%) Software Engineer
7 131 (9.36%) Java Developer
8 66 (4.72%) Technical Architect
9 63 (4.50%) Senior Developer
10 58 (4.15%) .NET Developer
11 50 (3.57%) Designer
12 45 (3.22%) Senior Analyst
13 43 (3.07%) Senior Business Analyst
14 35 (2.50%) Senior Java Developer
14 35 (2.50%) Agile Business Analyst
15 32 (2.29%) Systems Engineer
16 30 (2.14%) Consultant
16 30 (2.14%) Solutions Designer
17 27 (1.93%) C++ Developer
17 27 (1.93%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (17.51%) .NET
2 243 (17.37%) Web Services
3 208 (14.87%) XML
4 176 (12.58%) HTML
5 148 (10.58%) J2EE
6 132 (9.44%) CSS
7 131 (9.36%) Spring
8 115 (8.22%) SOAP
9 102 (7.29%) ASP.NET
10 94 (6.72%) Middleware
11 93 (6.65%) .NET Framework
12 86 (6.15%) JSP
13 74 (5.29%) JSON
14 71 (5.08%) Ajax
15 66 (4.72%) REST
16 64 (4.57%) HTML5
17 62 (4.43%) Apache Camel
18 58 (4.15%) Hibernate
19 55 (3.93%) XSLT
20 53 (3.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 195 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (7.08%) Management Information System
3 77 (5.50%) Computer Science
4 50 (3.57%) User Experience
5 41 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (2.00%) N-Tier
7 25 (1.79%) GIS
7 25 (1.79%) Derivative
7 25 (1.79%) Mobile App
8 21 (1.50%) Client/Server
9 17 (1.22%) Life Science
9 17 (1.22%) Data Structures
10 16 (1.14%) Fixed Income
11 14 (1.00%) Mathematics
11 14 (1.00%) Data Integration
11 14 (1.00%) Visualisation
12 13 (0.93%) Replication
13 12 (0.86%) Equities
14 11 (0.79%) Market Risk
14 11 (0.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 158 (11.29%) Linux
2 132 (9.44%) Windows
3 98 (7.01%) UNIX
4 18 (1.29%) Solaris
5 10 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (0.57%) HPUX
7 6 (0.43%) Windows CE
8 5 (0.36%) MVS
9 4 (0.29%) VxWorks
9 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.21%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.14%) Android
11 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.071%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.071%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.071%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 529 (37.81%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (19.09%) Software Engineering
3 257 (18.37%) OO
4 240 (17.16%) Scrum
5 231 (16.51%) Use Case
6 215 (15.37%) SOA
7 177 (12.65%) Business Analysis
8 153 (10.94%) Data Modelling
9 127 (9.08%) Project Management
10 126 (9.01%) OOD
10 126 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
11 125 (8.93%) RUP
12 120 (8.58%) Waterfall
13 117 (8.36%) TDD
14 114 (8.15%) SDLC
15 104 (7.43%) BPMN
16 103 (7.36%) Requirements Analysis
17 101 (7.22%) TOGAF
18 94 (6.72%) Unit Testing
19 88 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 386 (27.59%) Java
2 270 (19.30%) SQL
3 196 (14.01%) C#
4 191 (13.65%) C++
5 174 (12.44%) JavaScript
6 130 (9.29%) C
7 40 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 33 (2.36%) XPath
9 32 (2.29%) Python
10 30 (2.14%) VB
11 24 (1.72%) T-SQL
12 21 (1.50%) Ada
12 21 (1.50%) Bash Shell
13 18 (1.29%) PHP
14 17 (1.22%) Shell Script
15 15 (1.07%) MATLAB
16 14 (1.00%) ANSI SQL
17 13 (0.93%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 13 (0.93%) Perl
18 12 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 228 (16.30%) Security Cleared
2 166 (11.87%) SC Cleared
3 163 (11.65%) Degree
4 79 (5.65%) ISEB
5 33 (2.36%) DV Cleared
6 11 (0.79%) IIBA
7 7 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
8 6 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 6 (0.43%) Chartered Engineer
8 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.36%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.29%) OCPJWCD
10 4 (0.29%) OCPJP
10 4 (0.29%) OCMJD
10 4 (0.29%) HND
10 4 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.29%) MCPD
10 4 (0.29%) CBAP
11 3 (0.21%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.57%) QA
2 37 (2.64%) ISO 9001
3 33 (2.36%) TickIT
4 22 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (1.14%) ISO 9000
6 15 (1.07%) Data Quality
7 13 (0.93%) DO-178B
8 12 (0.86%) SLA
8 12 (0.86%) Solvency II
9 11 (0.79%) Basel II
9 11 (0.79%) Basel III
10 5 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.36%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.21%) COBIT
12 2 (0.14%) IEC 61508
12 2 (0.14%) COREP
12 2 (0.14%) FINREP
12 2 (0.14%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.071%) EMIR
13 1 (0.071%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 15 (1.07%) Docker
2 9 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.50%) Squid
5 6 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.29%) Firmware
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.21%) GridGain
8 2 (0.14%) Cygwin
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Clusterware
8 2 (0.14%) XenApp
8 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.071%) Xen
9 1 (0.071%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.071%) HDFS
9 1 (0.071%) KVM
Systems Management
1 30 (2.14%) Puppet
2 15 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.79%) logstash
3 11 (0.79%) Vagrant
3 11 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (0.36%) OpenAM
6 4 (0.29%) Ansible
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle Flashback
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.21%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.14%) Nagios
8 2 (0.14%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.14%) CA LISA
9 1 (0.071%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 1 (0.071%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (0.071%) Salt
9 1 (0.071%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 217 (15.51%) Microsoft
2 189 (13.51%) Oracle
3 77 (5.50%) IBM
4 41 (2.93%) SAP
5 18 (1.29%) Sybase
6 17 (1.22%) Luciad
7 16 (1.14%) VMware
7 16 (1.14%) Atlassian
7 16 (1.14%) Adobe
8 15 (1.07%) HP
8 15 (1.07%) webMethods
9 14 (1.00%) hybris
10 10 (0.71%) Red Hat
11 9 (0.64%) Informatica
11 9 (0.64%) Elastic Path
12 8 (0.57%) Cognos
12 8 (0.57%) Interwoven
12 8 (0.57%) Google
12 8 (0.57%) Blue Martini
12 8 (0.57%) ATG
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £325 to £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day Ltd./Umbrella Company Basis
Posted: 8 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: Rate dependant on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Bluefire Professional Services
Rate: Rate dependant on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
PCR
Rate: £325.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates paid weekly
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Lytham St Annes
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago