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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 161 97 81
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -16
Contract jobs citing UML 691 954 1246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.32% 1.98% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 2.65% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 594 701
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 37 83
Average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £32.50 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.67 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
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
38954 35940 38894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.26% 74.48% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24704 22658 22956
Average daily rate £413 £402 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% +0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1007 1440
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 -65 308 £438 -7.78% 74
South East -47 106 £375 - 56
East of England +2 87 £450 +5.88% 25
South West -20 76 £425 +13.33% 24
East Midlands +5 28 £395 +1.93% 7
West Midlands -20 27 £400 +23.07% 10
North West -5 24 £381 +27.08% 12
Yorkshire -24 20 £363 +11.53% 13
Midlands +8 11 £450 +50.00%
North East -34 5 £300 - 5
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 609 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
2 413 (26.41%) Java
3 340 (21.74%) Finance
4 326 (20.84%) SQL
4 326 (20.84%) OO
5 278 (17.77%) Use Case
6 277 (17.71%) Scrum
7 269 (17.20%) XML
8 244 (15.60%) Oracle
9 237 (15.15%) .NET
10 233 (14.90%) Business Analysis
11 215 (13.75%) Software Engineering
12 202 (12.92%) Degree
13 183 (11.70%) Data Modelling
13 183 (11.70%) SOA
14 177 (11.32%) C#
15 174 (11.13%) Linux
16 173 (11.06%) Web Services
17 171 (10.93%) Banking
18 167 (10.68%) SQL Server
19 162 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
20 155 (9.91%) Security Cleared
21 154 (9.85%) Microsoft
22 153 (9.78%) J2EE
23 152 (9.72%) HTML
24 149 (9.53%) Project Management
25 146 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
26 142 (9.08%) TDD
27 137 (8.76%) JavaScript
28 136 (8.70%) MS Visio

UML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 78 (4.99%) WebSphere
2 67 (4.28%) SharePoint
3 57 (3.64%) WebLogic
4 54 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 42 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
6 40 (2.56%) Apache
7 37 (2.37%) CMS
8 36 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 30 (1.92%) Confluence
10 29 (1.85%) IIS
11 28 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
12 16 (1.02%) MQSeries
13 14 (0.90%) WebSphere Process Server
14 13 (0.83%) Drupal
15 12 (0.77%) Adobe CQ
16 11 (0.70%) ArcGIS
17 10 (0.64%) Lync
18 9 (0.58%) Apache Solr
19 8 (0.51%) Liferay
19 8 (0.51%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 136 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 79 (5.05%) MS Excel
3 54 (3.45%) MS Office
4 30 (1.92%) MS Project
5 18 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.70%) Simulink
7 9 (0.58%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.26%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.064%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 11 (0.70%) Magento
2 8 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.45%) TRIRIGA
4 5 (0.32%) ION MarketView
4 5 (0.32%) Tridion
4 5 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.13%) IntelliMatch
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.13%) Maximo
6 2 (0.13%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.13%) Bond Adapt
6 2 (0.13%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
7 1 (0.064%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.064%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.32%) SaaS
3 3 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.13%) Office 365
5 1 (0.064%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 68 (4.35%) HTTP
2 33 (2.11%) SSL
3 28 (1.79%) Internet
4 26 (1.66%) DVB
5 21 (1.34%) Intranet
5 21 (1.34%) TCP/IP
6 20 (1.28%) Firewall
7 14 (0.90%) FTP
8 12 (0.77%) Unified Communications
9 9 (0.58%) SNMP
9 9 (0.58%) LDAP
10 6 (0.38%) VoIP
10 6 (0.38%) Network Security
11 5 (0.32%) NGN
12 4 (0.26%) VPN
12 4 (0.26%) DMZ
13 3 (0.19%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.19%) GSM
13 3 (0.19%) UMTS
13 3 (0.19%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 73 (4.67%) Relational Database
3 67 (4.28%) Oracle Database
4 43 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 43 (2.75%) MySQL
5 42 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (2.05%) NoSQL
7 31 (1.98%) RDBMS
8 30 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (1.85%) MongoDB
10 27 (1.73%) DB2
11 19 (1.21%) Hadoop
11 19 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
12 18 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
13 17 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (0.96%) Big Data
15 15 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 80 (5.12%) JIRA
2 74 (4.73%) JUnit
3 70 (4.48%) Maven
4 66 (4.22%) Subversion
5 64 (4.09%) Rational Rose
6 61 (3.90%) Eclipse
6 61 (3.90%) Rational DOORS
7 60 (3.84%) Git (software)
8 56 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 51 (3.26%) Visual Studio
10 44 (2.81%) ClearCase
11 38 (2.43%) Rational Rhapsody
12 36 (2.30%) Ant
13 30 (1.92%) Jenkins
14 26 (1.66%) NUnit
15 13 (0.83%) ClearQuest
15 13 (0.83%) Selenium
16 11 (0.70%) Hudson
17 10 (0.64%) Toad
17 10 (0.64%) GoogleTest
General
1 340 (21.74%) Finance
2 171 (10.93%) Banking
3 107 (6.84%) Retail
4 70 (4.48%) Investment Banking
5 51 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.69%) Marketing
7 33 (2.11%) Legal
8 32 (2.05%) Back Office
9 28 (1.79%) Front Office
10 26 (1.66%) Publishing
10 26 (1.66%) Military
11 24 (1.53%) Law
12 20 (1.28%) Advertising
13 19 (1.21%) Manufacturing
14 18 (1.15%) Electronics
14 18 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 18 (1.15%) Billing
15 14 (0.90%) Automotive
16 11 (0.70%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.64%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 687 (43.93%) Analyst
2 591 (37.79%) Business Analyst
3 370 (23.66%) Developer
4 216 (13.81%) Architect
5 139 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 133 (8.50%) Java Developer
7 98 (6.27%) Agile Business Analyst
8 85 (5.43%) Systems Analyst
9 77 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
10 74 (4.73%) Senior Analyst
11 65 (4.16%) UML Business Analyst
12 57 (3.64%) Senior Business Analyst
13 54 (3.45%) Senior Developer
14 46 (2.94%) Business Systems Analyst
15 45 (2.88%) Software Developer
16 39 (2.49%) .NET Developer
17 35 (2.24%) Technical Architect
18 33 (2.11%) Systems Engineer
19 31 (1.98%) Consultant
20 30 (1.92%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (17.20%) XML
2 237 (15.15%) .NET
3 173 (11.06%) Web Services
4 153 (9.78%) J2EE
5 152 (9.72%) HTML
6 122 (7.80%) Spring
7 108 (6.91%) SOAP
8 97 (6.20%) CSS
8 97 (6.20%) Middleware
9 95 (6.07%) Hibernate
9 95 (6.07%) JMS
10 79 (5.05%) jQuery
11 78 (4.99%) ASP.NET
12 74 (4.73%) .NET Framework
13 73 (4.67%) REST
13 73 (4.67%) XSLT
14 66 (4.22%) Ajax
15 62 (3.96%) Struts
16 53 (3.39%) JSON
17 51 (3.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 162 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (3.20%) Management Information System
3 35 (2.24%) Computer Science
4 31 (1.98%) Derivative
4 31 (1.98%) Open Source
5 30 (1.92%) DTV
6 29 (1.85%) User Experience
7 28 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (1.79%) STB
8 26 (1.66%) Data Integration
9 25 (1.60%) Mathematics
10 24 (1.53%) Fixed Income
10 24 (1.53%) N-Tier
11 23 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 22 (1.41%) GIS
13 21 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
14 17 (1.09%) Mobile App
14 17 (1.09%) Clustering
14 17 (1.09%) Credit Risk
15 14 (0.90%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 174 (11.13%) Linux
2 102 (6.52%) Windows
3 101 (6.46%) UNIX
4 28 (1.79%) Solaris
5 21 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
6 17 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 10 (0.64%) Android
7 10 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.38%) zOS
10 6 (0.38%) MVS
10 6 (0.38%) HPUX
10 6 (0.38%) VME
10 6 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.32%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.26%) AIX
12 4 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (0.26%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 609 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (20.84%) OO
3 278 (17.77%) Use Case
4 277 (17.71%) Scrum
5 233 (14.90%) Business Analysis
6 215 (13.75%) Software Engineering
7 183 (11.70%) Data Modelling
7 183 (11.70%) SOA
8 149 (9.53%) Project Management
9 146 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 142 (9.08%) TDD
11 135 (8.63%) E-Commerce
12 123 (7.86%) User Stories
13 116 (7.42%) RUP
14 113 (7.23%) TOGAF
15 108 (6.91%) MVC
16 105 (6.71%) OOD
16 105 (6.71%) Enterprise Architecture
16 105 (6.71%) BDD
17 98 (6.27%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 413 (26.41%) Java
2 326 (20.84%) SQL
3 177 (11.32%) C#
4 137 (8.76%) JavaScript
5 111 (7.10%) C++
6 103 (6.59%) C
7 64 (4.09%) PL/SQL
8 41 (2.62%) T-SQL
9 33 (2.11%) Python
10 32 (2.05%) Perl
11 28 (1.79%) MATLAB
12 22 (1.41%) PHP
13 21 (1.34%) Shell Script
13 21 (1.34%) Scala
14 13 (0.83%) Bash Shell
14 13 (0.83%) Ada
14 13 (0.83%) VB
15 12 (0.77%) Embedded C
16 11 (0.70%) VB.NET
17 9 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 202 (12.92%) Degree
2 155 (9.91%) Security Cleared
3 95 (6.07%) SC Cleared
4 87 (5.56%) ISEB
5 20 (1.28%) DV Cleared
6 18 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (0.58%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.51%) BC Cleared
9 7 (0.45%) Sun Certification
9 7 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.38%) IIBA
11 5 (0.32%) CBAP
11 5 (0.32%) OCPJP
12 4 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.26%) CCNP
13 3 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.16%) QA
2 22 (1.41%) Solvency II
3 21 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.09%) Basel II
5 16 (1.02%) Basel III
6 14 (0.90%) DO-178B
7 8 (0.51%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
9 5 (0.32%) COBIT
9 5 (0.32%) FATCA
9 5 (0.32%) EMIR
10 4 (0.26%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.19%) ISO 8583
12 2 (0.13%) SLA
12 2 (0.13%) SNOMED CT
12 2 (0.13%) HL7
12 2 (0.13%) AIFMD
System Software
1 12 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.13%) Xen
4 2 (0.13%) KVM
5 1 (0.064%) NDS
5 1 (0.064%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 13 (0.83%) Puppet
2 7 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.13%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.064%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.064%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.064%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.064%) MOM
5 1 (0.064%) Nagios
5 1 (0.064%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.064%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.064%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 244 (15.60%) Oracle
2 154 (9.85%) Microsoft
3 105 (6.71%) IBM
4 71 (4.54%) JBoss
5 38 (2.43%) Sybase
6 37 (2.37%) Atlassian
7 34 (2.17%) SAP
8 33 (2.11%) ATG
9 27 (1.73%) Sun
10 20 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (1.15%) Software AG
12 16 (1.02%) Google
13 12 (0.77%) Murex
13 12 (0.77%) Bloomberg
14 11 (0.70%) ESRI
15 10 (0.64%) HP
16 9 (0.58%) Fidessa
16 9 (0.58%) Informatica
16 9 (0.58%) Cisco
16 9 (0.58%) Business Objects
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £625 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 11 hours ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £37 per hour
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cumbria
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £325.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 15 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £363 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £360.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
EMBS- People Transfer
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago