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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 169 120 89
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -31
Contract jobs citing UML 681 859 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.34% 1.76% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 2.31% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 516 534
Average daily rate
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£425 £411 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% -3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 58 42
Average hourly rate £40.62 £37.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.32% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.55 £33.50 £31.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
39551 37200 33391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.63% 76.31% 75.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26015 23704 20533
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1046 1117 1018
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 30 June 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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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 -73 263 £475 +10.46% 79
South East +3 198 £375 +3.44% 50
South West +7 80 £438 +2.94% 36
East of England -18 45 £500 +17.70% 15
North West -18 35 £388 - 21
Yorkshire -19 23 £375 +0.33% 14
West Midlands -44 17 £400 +14.28% 9
North East -7 11 £488 +26.62% 5
East Midlands -20 3 £325 -17.46% 8
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 512 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 384 (27.57%) Java
3 276 (19.81%) Software Engineering
4 261 (18.74%) .NET
5 259 (18.59%) Finance
6 237 (17.01%) OO
6 237 (17.01%) Security Cleared
7 235 (16.87%) Web Services
8 229 (16.44%) SQL
9 228 (16.37%) Use Case
10 227 (16.30%) SOA
11 221 (15.87%) XML
11 221 (15.87%) Microsoft
12 218 (15.65%) Scrum
13 208 (14.93%) Oracle
14 197 (14.14%) C++
15 187 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
16 182 (13.07%) Business Analysis
17 180 (12.92%) C#
18 172 (12.35%) Linux
19 171 (12.28%) SC Cleared
20 161 (11.56%) Data Modelling
21 157 (11.27%) C
22 156 (11.20%) Degree
23 145 (10.41%) J2EE
24 143 (10.27%) RUP
25 138 (9.91%) SQL Server
26 134 (9.62%) Project Management
26 134 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
27 132 (9.48%) JavaScript

UML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 67 (4.81%) WebSphere
2 59 (4.24%) JBoss
3 49 (3.52%) WebLogic
4 36 (2.58%) Tomcat
5 35 (2.51%) SharePoint
6 34 (2.44%) CMS
7 32 (2.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 21 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
8 21 (1.51%) MQSeries
8 21 (1.51%) Apache
9 14 (1.01%) IIS
10 12 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 10 (0.72%) Liferay
11 10 (0.72%) Documentum
12 9 (0.65%) SAS
12 9 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
12 9 (0.65%) Apache ServiceMix
13 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 107 (7.68%) MS Visio
2 96 (6.89%) MS Excel
3 74 (5.31%) MS Office
4 45 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.08%) MS Project
6 13 (0.93%) Simulink
7 8 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.29%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.22%) GIMP
10 2 (0.14%) SPSS
11 1 (0.072%) Stateflow
11 1 (0.072%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 24 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.50%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.36%) Maximo
4 5 (0.36%) Summit
4 5 (0.36%) Tridion
4 5 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.29%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.14%) Primavera
7 2 (0.14%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.14%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.14%) Unica
7 2 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.072%) Remedy AR System
8 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.72%) SaaS
4 4 (0.29%) IaaS
5 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.072%) Taleo
7 1 (0.072%) PaaS
7 1 (0.072%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.01%) Internet
2 26 (1.87%) HTTP
3 16 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.01%) LDAP
5 12 (0.86%) Wireless
6 11 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (0.79%) LTE
7 10 (0.72%) 4G
7 10 (0.72%) SNMP
8 9 (0.65%) 3G
8 9 (0.65%) UMTS
8 9 (0.65%) WiMAX
9 8 (0.57%) Firewall
9 8 (0.57%) Intranet
9 8 (0.57%) IPv4
9 8 (0.57%) IPv6
10 7 (0.50%) GSM
11 6 (0.43%) Broadband
12 5 (0.36%) Ethernet
12 5 (0.36%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 71 (5.10%) Relational Database
3 59 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (3.23%) MySQL
5 39 (2.80%) Oracle Database
6 29 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (1.94%) RDBMS
8 26 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (1.51%) DB2
10 17 (1.22%) NoSQL
11 15 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (1.01%) MongoDB
12 14 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (0.86%) EDRMS
14 10 (0.72%) OLTP
14 10 (0.72%) Oracle9i Database
14 10 (0.72%) MS Access
15 9 (0.65%) DTS
16 8 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (0.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 109 (7.82%) Subversion
2 83 (5.96%) Ant
3 68 (4.88%) Visual Studio
4 63 (4.52%) Eclipse
5 60 (4.31%) Maven
6 59 (4.24%) JUnit
7 55 (3.95%) Git (software)
8 52 (3.73%) ClearCase
9 46 (3.30%) NUnit
9 46 (3.30%) JIRA
10 45 (3.23%) Rational Rose
11 43 (3.09%) GoogleTest
12 42 (3.02%) Rational DOORS
13 33 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
13 33 (2.37%) CppUnit
14 28 (2.01%) Jenkins
15 22 (1.58%) Selenium
16 18 (1.29%) ClearQuest
16 18 (1.29%) Rational Rhapsody
17 16 (1.15%) NetBeans
General
1 259 (18.59%) Finance
2 119 (8.54%) Banking
3 88 (6.32%) Retail
4 64 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 46 (3.30%) Manufacturing
6 40 (2.87%) Investment Banking
7 31 (2.23%) Front Office
8 22 (1.58%) Back Office
9 21 (1.51%) Legal
10 18 (1.29%) Automotive
11 17 (1.22%) Military
12 16 (1.15%) Marketing
13 14 (1.01%) Aerospace
14 12 (0.86%) Advertising
15 11 (0.79%) Billing
15 11 (0.79%) Law
15 11 (0.79%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.72%) Publishing
17 9 (0.65%) Electronics
17 9 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 424 (30.44%) Analyst
2 375 (26.92%) Business Analyst
3 321 (23.04%) Architect
4 302 (21.68%) Developer
5 194 (13.93%) Solutions Architect
6 147 (10.55%) Software Engineer
7 124 (8.90%) Java Developer
8 55 (3.95%) .NET Developer
8 55 (3.95%) Technical Architect
9 52 (3.73%) Senior Analyst
10 44 (3.16%) UML Business Analyst
11 43 (3.09%) Agile Business Analyst
11 43 (3.09%) Senior Business Analyst
12 40 (2.87%) Senior Developer
13 31 (2.23%) Designer
14 30 (2.15%) Systems Analyst
14 30 (2.15%) C++ Developer
14 30 (2.15%) C# Developer
15 29 (2.08%) Java Software Engineer
16 28 (2.01%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (18.74%) .NET
2 235 (16.87%) Web Services
3 221 (15.87%) XML
4 145 (10.41%) J2EE
5 122 (8.76%) HTML
6 108 (7.75%) Spring
7 102 (7.32%) SOAP
8 89 (6.39%) Middleware
9 84 (6.03%) .NET Framework
10 81 (5.81%) CSS
11 76 (5.46%) ASP.NET
12 74 (5.31%) REST
13 72 (5.17%) JSP
14 69 (4.95%) Hibernate
15 61 (4.38%) XSLT
16 55 (3.95%) Ajax
16 55 (3.95%) JSON
17 46 (3.30%) jQuery
18 44 (3.16%) Apache Camel
19 42 (3.02%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 187 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
2 110 (7.90%) Management Information System
3 53 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 47 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
5 37 (2.66%) Derivative
6 34 (2.44%) User Experience
7 31 (2.23%) GIS
8 18 (1.29%) Fixed Income
8 18 (1.29%) Market Risk
8 18 (1.29%) Mathematics
9 17 (1.22%) Visualisation
10 16 (1.15%) Client/Server
10 16 (1.15%) N-Tier
10 16 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (1.15%) Equities
10 16 (1.15%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.01%) Data Structures
12 13 (0.93%) Data Centre
13 12 (0.86%) Data Integration
14 11 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 172 (12.35%) Linux
2 126 (9.05%) Windows
3 100 (7.18%) UNIX
4 13 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (0.65%) Solaris
6 7 (0.50%) Windows 8
7 6 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.36%) HPUX
8 5 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.29%) Android
9 4 (0.29%) VxWorks
10 3 (0.22%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.22%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.072%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.072%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.072%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.072%) AIX
11 1 (0.072%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (19.81%) Software Engineering
3 237 (17.01%) OO
4 228 (16.37%) Use Case
5 227 (16.30%) SOA
6 218 (15.65%) Scrum
7 182 (13.07%) Business Analysis
8 161 (11.56%) Data Modelling
9 143 (10.27%) RUP
10 134 (9.62%) Project Management
10 134 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 126 (9.05%) OOD
12 116 (8.33%) TDD
13 111 (7.97%) SDLC
14 102 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
15 99 (7.11%) TOGAF
16 95 (6.82%) Waterfall
17 92 (6.60%) PRINCE2
18 90 (6.46%) Multithreading
19 89 (6.39%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 384 (27.57%) Java
2 229 (16.44%) SQL
3 197 (14.14%) C++
4 180 (12.92%) C#
5 157 (11.27%) C
6 132 (9.48%) JavaScript
7 41 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 39 (2.80%) Python
9 28 (2.01%) XPath
10 27 (1.94%) VB
11 23 (1.65%) Ruby
12 20 (1.44%) Ada
13 19 (1.36%) Embedded C
14 16 (1.15%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.01%) PHP
15 14 (1.01%) MATLAB
16 12 (0.86%) Scala
16 12 (0.86%) Embedded C++
16 12 (0.86%) XQuery
16 12 (0.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 237 (17.01%) Security Cleared
2 171 (12.28%) SC Cleared
3 156 (11.20%) Degree
4 80 (5.74%) ISEB
5 30 (2.15%) DV Cleared
6 12 (0.86%) IIBA
7 10 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 8 (0.57%) MCPD
10 7 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.36%) CBAP
12 3 (0.22%) OCPJWCD
12 3 (0.22%) OCPJP
12 3 (0.22%) OCMJD
13 2 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.14%) MCP
13 2 (0.14%) HND
13 2 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.95%) QA
2 38 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (2.15%) ISO 9000
4 17 (1.22%) Solvency II
5 13 (0.93%) Basel III
5 13 (0.93%) Basel II
6 12 (0.86%) ISO 9001
6 12 (0.86%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.65%) DO-178B
8 8 (0.57%) SLA
9 6 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.36%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.29%) TickIT
11 4 (0.29%) COBIT
12 2 (0.14%) MiFID
12 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.14%) COREP
12 2 (0.14%) FINREP
12 2 (0.14%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.072%) EMIR
System Software
1 8 (0.57%) Active Directory
1 8 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.50%) Squid
3 4 (0.29%) Firmware
3 4 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.29%) Docker
4 3 (0.22%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.14%) GridGain
5 2 (0.14%) XenApp
5 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.072%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.072%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.072%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.072%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.072%) Xen
6 1 (0.072%) KVM
6 1 (0.072%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (1.01%) Puppet
2 12 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (0.36%) OpenAM
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle Flashback
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.22%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.14%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.14%) MOM
8 1 (0.072%) Netcool
8 1 (0.072%) Nagios
Vendors
1 221 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 208 (14.93%) Oracle
3 77 (5.53%) IBM
4 44 (3.16%) SAP
5 20 (1.44%) Red Hat
6 19 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (1.22%) Sybase
8 16 (1.15%) HP
8 16 (1.15%) webMethods
8 16 (1.15%) hybris
9 15 (1.08%) Talend
10 14 (1.01%) VMware
11 13 (0.93%) Luciad
12 11 (0.79%) Adobe
13 10 (0.72%) Pega
14 9 (0.65%) TIBCO
15 8 (0.57%) JD Edwards
15 8 (0.57%) Software AG
15 8 (0.57%) Cisco
16 7 (0.50%) Citrix
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Rate: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
First Point
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + 9-12 month plus extension
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + 9-12 month plus extension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Connectus
Rate: £41.24 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Rate: £39.25 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: £NEG/day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Templecombe, Somerset
Clear Edge Consulting
Rate: Up to £55 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £1 per day + Fantastic daily rate
Posted: 6 days ago