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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 216 186 165
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -21
Contract jobs citing UML 581 705 723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.16% 1.35% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.68% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 392 408
Median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 65 37
Median hourly rate £41.00 £41.24 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +11.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £31.51 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.75 £55.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £41.24 £36.95
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +11.61%
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
41718 41986 39745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.12% 80.50% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27767 27817 25061
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 £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £576 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1020 1132 1107
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.83% +34.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.61 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.90 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 -1 245 £488 +2.63% 43
South East +3 131 £434 +15.66% 24
West Midlands -22 51 £400 - 9
South West -52 39 £432 +8.00% 22
North West -4 32 £391 +0.96% 17
East Midlands +6 29 £338 -1.81% 14
East of England -8 23 £475 - 3
Yorkshire -26 20 £423 +5.62% 11
North East -22 9 £450 -7.69% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 552 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 362 (29.15%) Java
3 277 (22.30%) Use Case
4 272 (21.90%) Finance
5 247 (19.89%) SQL
5 247 (19.89%) Security Cleared
6 244 (19.65%) OO
7 235 (18.92%) Software Engineering
8 228 (18.36%) Business Analysis
9 213 (17.15%) Oracle
10 200 (16.10%) XML
11 194 (15.62%) Waterfall
12 183 (14.73%) SC Cleared
13 182 (14.65%) Web Services
13 182 (14.65%) Scrum
14 180 (14.49%) .NET
15 176 (14.17%) Data Modelling
16 172 (13.85%) C++
17 168 (13.53%) Degree
17 168 (13.53%) SDLC
18 152 (12.24%) C#
19 151 (12.16%) Microsoft
20 150 (12.08%) Linux
21 143 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
22 141 (11.35%) SOA
23 130 (10.47%) C
24 129 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
25 128 (10.31%) JavaScript
25 128 (10.31%) BPMN
26 127 (10.23%) JIRA

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 45 (3.62%) Apache
2 41 (3.30%) JBoss
2 41 (3.30%) Tomcat
2 41 (3.30%) WebSphere
3 37 (2.98%) WebLogic
4 27 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 24 (1.93%) Confluence
6 18 (1.45%) CMS
7 17 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 9 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 9 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
10 9 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
11 8 (0.64%) Documentum
12 7 (0.56%) MS Project Server
12 7 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
12 7 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (0.48%) Drupal
Applications
1 89 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 49 (3.95%) MS Visio
3 43 (3.46%) MS Office
4 31 (2.50%) MS Project
5 20 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.56%) Simulink
7 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (2.25%) Eloqua
2 26 (2.09%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.32%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 3 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.081%) Aligne
9 1 (0.081%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.081%) Maximo
9 1 (0.081%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.081%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.081%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.081%) SAP hybris
9 1 (0.081%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.01%) IaaS
4 13 (1.05%) PaaS
5 12 (0.97%) SaaS
6 9 (0.72%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.56%) Bluemix
7 7 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (0.48%) Boomi
8 6 (0.48%) Office 365
9 5 (0.40%) Force.com
9 5 (0.40%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.24%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.081%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.081%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.081%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.09%) HTTP
2 21 (1.69%) SNMP
3 17 (1.37%) Internet
4 13 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.81%) SSL
6 8 (0.64%) DHCP
6 8 (0.64%) LDAP
7 6 (0.48%) Firewall
8 5 (0.40%) Kerberos
9 4 (0.32%) Network Security
9 4 (0.32%) RS-232
9 4 (0.32%) X.509
10 3 (0.24%) 4G
10 3 (0.24%) ATM
10 3 (0.24%) Broadband
10 3 (0.24%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.16%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.16%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.16%) Intranet
11 2 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (7.57%) SQL Server
2 65 (5.23%) Oracle Database
2 65 (5.23%) Relational Database
3 39 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (2.98%) Big Data
5 35 (2.82%) RDBMS
6 33 (2.66%) MySQL
7 27 (2.17%) Hadoop
7 27 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
8 22 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
8 22 (1.77%) MongoDB
9 18 (1.45%) NoSQL
9 18 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (1.29%) Oracle BI EE
11 16 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
12 15 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (1.05%) Oracle OWB
15 12 (0.97%) DB2
Development Applications
1 127 (10.23%) JIRA
2 82 (6.60%) Subversion
3 75 (6.04%) Visual Studio
4 69 (5.56%) Ant
5 68 (5.48%) Eclipse
6 59 (4.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 56 (4.51%) Jenkins
8 55 (4.43%) JUnit
9 53 (4.27%) Rational DOORS
10 48 (3.86%) Git (software)
10 48 (3.86%) Maven
11 33 (2.66%) NUnit
12 32 (2.58%) ClearQuest
12 32 (2.58%) Rational Rhapsody
13 30 (2.42%) ClearCase
13 30 (2.42%) Oracle Forms
14 28 (2.25%) Rational Rose
15 27 (2.17%) GoogleTest
16 24 (1.93%) CppUnit
17 23 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 272 (21.90%) Finance
2 102 (8.21%) Banking
3 50 (4.03%) Retail
4 47 (3.78%) Marketing
5 46 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 30 (2.42%) Investment Banking
7 28 (2.25%) Aerospace
8 19 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.21%) Billing
10 14 (1.13%) Front Office
10 14 (1.13%) Publishing
11 13 (1.05%) Advertising
11 13 (1.05%) Automotive
11 13 (1.05%) Military
12 11 (0.89%) Legal
13 10 (0.81%) Back Office
13 10 (0.81%) Electronics
14 9 (0.72%) Avionics
15 8 (0.64%) Law
16 7 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 447 (35.99%) Analyst
2 372 (29.95%) Business Analyst
3 291 (23.43%) Architect
4 263 (21.18%) Developer
5 124 (9.98%) Java Developer
6 106 (8.53%) Software Engineer
7 89 (7.17%) Solutions Architect
8 66 (5.31%) Technical Architect
9 53 (4.27%) Systems Analyst
10 43 (3.46%) Digital Analyst
11 42 (3.38%) Data Architect
11 42 (3.38%) Digital Business Analyst
12 41 (3.30%) Agile Business Analyst
12 41 (3.30%) Technical Analyst
13 38 (3.06%) Integration Architect
14 33 (2.66%) C++ Developer
14 33 (2.66%) Senior Analyst
15 30 (2.42%) Senior Developer
15 30 (2.42%) Technical Business Analyst
16 28 (2.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (16.10%) XML
2 182 (14.65%) Web Services
3 180 (14.49%) .NET
4 126 (10.14%) HTML
5 106 (8.53%) J2EE
6 105 (8.45%) Spring
7 86 (6.92%) REST
8 74 (5.96%) CSS
9 72 (5.80%) JSP
10 69 (5.56%) Java EE
11 68 (5.48%) Hibernate
12 65 (5.23%) Middleware
13 62 (4.99%) JSON
13 62 (4.99%) SOAP
14 60 (4.83%) .NET Framework
15 54 (4.35%) XSLT
16 46 (3.70%) Struts
17 45 (3.62%) Servlets
18 44 (3.54%) Ajax
19 42 (3.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 129 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (4.91%) Computer Science
3 56 (4.51%) Management Information System
4 52 (4.19%) User Experience
5 38 (3.06%) Data Structures
6 31 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (2.33%) Algorithms
7 29 (2.33%) Derivative
8 25 (2.01%) Video on Demand
9 18 (1.45%) Mathematics
10 14 (1.13%) CESG
10 14 (1.13%) Data Integration
11 13 (1.05%) Data Centre
12 12 (0.97%) Fixed Income
13 11 (0.89%) Mobile App
14 10 (0.81%) ASIC
14 10 (0.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 9 (0.72%) Virtual Team
16 8 (0.64%) Clustering
16 8 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 150 (12.08%) Linux
2 124 (9.98%) Windows
3 96 (7.73%) Unix
4 21 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (0.97%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.81%) Android
7 7 (0.56%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.48%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.32%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.24%) Solaris
11 3 (0.24%) VxWorks
11 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.16%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.16%) zOS
13 1 (0.081%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 552 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (22.30%) Use Case
3 244 (19.65%) OO
4 235 (18.92%) Software Engineering
5 228 (18.36%) Business Analysis
6 194 (15.62%) Waterfall
7 182 (14.65%) Scrum
8 176 (14.17%) Data Modelling
9 168 (13.53%) SDLC
10 143 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 141 (11.35%) SOA
12 128 (10.31%) BPMN
13 121 (9.74%) Project Management
14 99 (7.97%) TOGAF
15 89 (7.17%) ITIL
16 84 (6.76%) User Stories
17 83 (6.68%) OOA/OOD
18 82 (6.60%) PRINCE2
19 80 (6.44%) Open Source
20 75 (6.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 362 (29.15%) Java
2 247 (19.89%) SQL
3 172 (13.85%) C++
4 152 (12.24%) C#
5 130 (10.47%) C
6 128 (10.31%) JavaScript
7 59 (4.75%) Python
8 35 (2.82%) PL/SQL
8 35 (2.82%) VB
9 34 (2.74%) Ada
10 27 (2.17%) Perl
11 25 (2.01%) T-SQL
12 24 (1.93%) Bash Shell
13 20 (1.61%) PHP
14 16 (1.29%) Ada 95
15 15 (1.21%) Ruby
15 15 (1.21%) Shell Script
16 12 (0.97%) Apex Code
16 12 (0.97%) MATLAB
16 12 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 247 (19.89%) Security Cleared
2 183 (14.73%) SC Cleared
3 168 (13.53%) Degree
4 88 (7.09%) ISEB
5 41 (3.30%) DV Cleared
6 18 (1.45%) Sun Certification
7 14 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
8 11 (0.89%) OCPJP
9 10 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
9 10 (0.81%) CITP
10 9 (0.72%) PMI Certification
10 9 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (0.64%) CBAP
12 7 (0.56%) Chartered Engineer
13 6 (0.48%) IIBA
14 5 (0.40%) MCAD
14 5 (0.40%) MCP
14 5 (0.40%) MCPD
14 5 (0.40%) MCSD
14 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.59%) QA
2 27 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 27 (2.17%) ISO 9001
3 22 (1.77%) TickIT
4 14 (1.13%) DO-178B
5 11 (0.89%) MISRA
6 10 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
7 8 (0.64%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.40%) ISO20022
8 5 (0.40%) MISRA C
9 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 12207
9 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.32%) MiFID
9 4 (0.32%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.32%) SLA
10 3 (0.24%) ISO15022
10 3 (0.24%) JSP 440
10 3 (0.24%) SEPA
11 2 (0.16%) COBIT
11 2 (0.16%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 9 (0.72%) Firmware
2 7 (0.56%) Docker
3 6 (0.48%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.24%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.081%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (1.93%) Puppet
2 6 (0.48%) Ansible
3 4 (0.32%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (0.24%) HP Fortify
4 3 (0.24%) OpenAM
4 3 (0.24%) WebInspect
5 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.16%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.081%) Nagios
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 213 (17.15%) Oracle
2 151 (12.16%) Microsoft
3 54 (4.35%) IBM
4 42 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
5 28 (2.25%) Hyperion
6 21 (1.69%) Red Hat
7 17 (1.37%) SAP
8 16 (1.29%) SaltStack
9 11 (0.89%) Talend
10 10 (0.81%) Endeca
10 10 (0.81%) Informatica
10 10 (0.81%) Tableau
11 9 (0.72%) Cognos
11 9 (0.72%) FatWire
11 9 (0.72%) VMware
12 8 (0.64%) Adobe
12 8 (0.64%) Telelogic
13 7 (0.56%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.56%) Google
13 7 (0.56%) Siebel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £370 to £494 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £650 - £850 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Posted: 11 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Interserve plc
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxfordshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £35 - £38 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago