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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 174 172 111
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -61
Contract jobs citing UML 706 696 977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.38% 1.35% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.71% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 432 570
Median daily rate £464 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 49 60
Median hourly rate £42.45 £37.27 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.89% -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.45 £32.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £37.27 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.89% -0.61%
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
41831 40715 38755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.63% 79.06% 77.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 27968 25808 24622
Median daily rate £445 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 916 1188 1141
Median hourly rate £32.25 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -6 320 £488 +14.70% 34
South East -71 111 £388 -0.64% 41
South West +14 87 £500 - 11
North West +6 54 £450 +16.12% 17
East of England 0 40 £500 - 20
West Midlands +5 36 £330 -22.35% 5
East Midlands +17 23 £400 +17.64% 6
Yorkshire +6 20 £378 +5.96% 10
North East -23 10 £420 -
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 531 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (26.76%) Java
3 344 (26.30%) Finance
4 302 (23.09%) SQL
5 259 (19.80%) Security Cleared
6 255 (19.50%) OO
7 251 (19.19%) Oracle
8 241 (18.43%) Use Case
9 225 (17.20%) XML
10 212 (16.21%) Software Engineering
11 211 (16.13%) Scrum
12 209 (15.98%) Business Analysis
13 196 (14.98%) SC Cleared
14 183 (13.99%) Web Services
14 183 (13.99%) SDLC
15 182 (13.91%) C++
16 176 (13.46%) Data Modelling
17 168 (12.84%) Linux
17 168 (12.84%) Project Management
18 157 (12.00%) JavaScript
19 147 (11.24%) Banking
20 146 (11.16%) SOA
21 143 (10.93%) Waterfall
21 143 (10.93%) Spring
22 135 (10.32%) BPMN
23 132 (10.09%) HTML
24 130 (9.94%) TOGAF
24 130 (9.94%) Unix
25 124 (9.48%) Degree
25 124 (9.48%) 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 66 (5.05%) WebLogic
2 59 (4.51%) Tomcat
3 51 (3.90%) Apache
4 44 (3.36%) WebSphere
5 40 (3.06%) SharePoint
6 36 (2.75%) JBoss
7 25 (1.91%) CMS
8 23 (1.76%) Confluence
9 20 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (0.99%) IIS
11 11 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (0.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 10 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 10 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
12 10 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.54%) MS Project Server
13 7 (0.54%) Node.js
13 7 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
14 6 (0.46%) Liferay
14 6 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 69 (5.28%) MS Excel
2 62 (4.74%) MS Visio
3 48 (3.67%) MS Office
4 30 (2.29%) MS Project
5 24 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.31%) Simulink
7 3 (0.23%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.076%) GIMP
8 1 (0.076%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.76%) OpenText Process Suite
3 9 (0.69%) TradeThru
4 6 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.15%) BigMachines
7 2 (0.15%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.076%) Fredhopper
8 1 (0.076%) Global One
8 1 (0.076%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.076%) Maximo
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.076%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.076%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.38%) IaaS
2 16 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.92%) SaaS
5 8 (0.61%) Office 365
6 6 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.46%) GitHub
6 6 (0.46%) PaaS
7 4 (0.31%) Boomi
8 2 (0.15%) Silverpop
8 2 (0.15%) Veeva
9 1 (0.076%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.076%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.68%) Internet
2 32 (2.45%) HTTP
3 16 (1.22%) SNMP
4 12 (0.92%) LDAP
5 9 (0.69%) SSL
6 8 (0.61%) Firewall
6 8 (0.61%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.61%) VPN
7 7 (0.54%) DVB
8 5 (0.38%) Broadband
8 5 (0.38%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.38%) Kerberos
9 4 (0.31%) ATM
9 4 (0.31%) LAN
9 4 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (0.31%) SAN
9 4 (0.31%) Unified Communications
9 4 (0.31%) VoIP
9 4 (0.31%) WAN
9 4 (0.31%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 78 (5.96%) Relational Database
3 72 (5.50%) Oracle Database
4 46 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (2.14%) MySQL
7 26 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (1.91%) DB2
8 25 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (1.83%) MongoDB
9 24 (1.83%) RDBMS
10 22 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
11 20 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (1.07%) MS Access
13 13 (0.99%) Hadoop
13 13 (0.99%) NoSQL
14 12 (0.92%) GIS
14 12 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (0.84%) Big Data
15 11 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 124 (9.48%) JIRA
2 122 (9.33%) Subversion
3 82 (6.27%) Maven
4 79 (6.04%) Eclipse
4 79 (6.04%) Rational DOORS
5 68 (5.20%) Ant
6 53 (4.05%) JUnit
7 50 (3.82%) Git (software)
8 49 (3.75%) ClearCase
9 45 (3.44%) NUnit
9 45 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 45 (3.44%) Visual Studio
10 44 (3.36%) Rational Rhapsody
11 42 (3.21%) GoogleTest
12 40 (3.06%) CppUnit
12 40 (3.06%) Selenium
13 28 (2.14%) Jenkins
14 24 (1.83%) Cucumber
14 24 (1.83%) Toad
15 21 (1.61%) SoapUI
General
1 344 (26.30%) Finance
2 147 (11.24%) Banking
3 71 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 66 (5.05%) Retail
5 53 (4.05%) Investment Banking
6 41 (3.13%) Aerospace
7 28 (2.14%) Marketing
8 20 (1.53%) Electronics
8 20 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 19 (1.45%) Avionics
10 18 (1.38%) Advertising
10 18 (1.38%) Legal
11 16 (1.22%) Billing
12 13 (0.99%) Back Office
12 13 (0.99%) Front Office
13 12 (0.92%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.92%) Publishing
14 11 (0.84%) Automotive
15 9 (0.69%) French Language
15 9 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 417 (31.88%) Analyst
2 362 (27.68%) Business Analyst
3 337 (25.76%) Developer
4 279 (21.33%) Architect
5 186 (14.22%) Java Developer
6 131 (10.02%) Software Engineer
7 124 (9.48%) Solutions Architect
8 54 (4.13%) Data Architect
9 49 (3.75%) Designer
9 49 (3.75%) Enterprise Architect
9 49 (3.75%) Senior Developer
10 46 (3.52%) UML Analyst
11 40 (3.06%) Agile Business Analyst
12 39 (2.98%) Senior Java Developer
13 38 (2.91%) UML Business Analyst
14 37 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
14 37 (2.83%) Solutions Designer
15 36 (2.75%) Senior Business Analyst
16 35 (2.68%) Java Engineer
17 34 (2.60%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (17.20%) XML
2 183 (13.99%) Web Services
3 143 (10.93%) Spring
4 132 (10.09%) HTML
5 118 (9.02%) .NET
6 112 (8.56%) J2EE
7 105 (8.03%) Hibernate
8 89 (6.80%) CSS
9 88 (6.73%) Middleware
9 88 (6.73%) SOAP
10 87 (6.65%) REST
11 83 (6.35%) JMS
12 78 (5.96%) Java EE
13 58 (4.43%) XSD
14 57 (4.36%) JPA
15 53 (4.05%) JSP
16 48 (3.67%) Ajax
17 47 (3.59%) XSLT
18 46 (3.52%) Struts
19 42 (3.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 117 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (3.90%) Derivative
3 46 (3.52%) Management Information System
4 43 (3.29%) User Experience
5 36 (2.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 21 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (1.61%) Video on Demand
7 19 (1.45%) Fixed Income
8 18 (1.38%) Data Integration
9 16 (1.22%) Equities
10 15 (1.15%) Data Centre
11 14 (1.07%) Embedded Systems
12 13 (0.99%) PMI
12 13 (0.99%) Visualisation
13 12 (0.92%) Data Structures
13 12 (0.92%) Reference Data
14 10 (0.76%) Wiki
15 9 (0.69%) Mainframe
15 9 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 168 (12.84%) Linux
2 130 (9.94%) Unix
3 91 (6.96%) Windows
4 13 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (0.92%) VxWorks
6 9 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.54%) Android
7 7 (0.54%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.46%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.38%) AIX
9 5 (0.38%) Solaris
9 5 (0.38%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.23%) CentOS
10 3 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.23%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.076%) SUSE
12 1 (0.076%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 531 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (19.50%) OO
3 241 (18.43%) Use Case
4 212 (16.21%) Software Engineering
5 211 (16.13%) Scrum
6 209 (15.98%) Business Analysis
7 183 (13.99%) SDLC
8 176 (13.46%) Data Modelling
9 168 (12.84%) Project Management
10 146 (11.16%) SOA
11 143 (10.93%) Waterfall
12 135 (10.32%) BPMN
13 130 (9.94%) TOGAF
14 111 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
15 102 (7.80%) Requirements Analysis
16 90 (6.88%) TDD
17 89 (6.80%) Multithreading
18 86 (6.57%) Unit Testing
19 82 (6.27%) PRINCE2
20 79 (6.04%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 350 (26.76%) Java
2 302 (23.09%) SQL
3 182 (13.91%) C++
4 157 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 115 (8.79%) C
6 103 (7.87%) C#
7 82 (6.27%) Python
8 62 (4.74%) PL/SQL
9 40 (3.06%) Ada
10 29 (2.22%) Shell Script
11 26 (1.99%) T-SQL
12 24 (1.83%) Bash Shell
13 15 (1.15%) Perl
14 11 (0.84%) Ada 95
14 11 (0.84%) Erlang
14 11 (0.84%) MATLAB
14 11 (0.84%) Ruby
14 11 (0.84%) VB
15 10 (0.76%) Embedded C++
15 10 (0.76%) Jython
Qualifications
1 259 (19.80%) Security Cleared
2 196 (14.98%) SC Cleared
3 124 (9.48%) Degree
4 65 (4.97%) ISEB
5 30 (2.29%) DV Cleared
6 16 (1.22%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (0.46%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.38%) CBAP
8 5 (0.38%) PMP
9 3 (0.23%) IIBA
9 3 (0.23%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.15%) CCNA
10 2 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.15%) MCP
10 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.076%) MCAD
11 1 (0.076%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.43%) QA
2 27 (2.06%) Data Quality
3 24 (1.83%) ISO 9001
4 22 (1.68%) TickIT
5 18 (1.38%) SLA
6 14 (1.07%) DO-178B
7 13 (0.99%) ISO20022
7 13 (0.99%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
9 9 (0.69%) Solvency II
10 8 (0.61%) COBIT
11 7 (0.54%) SEPA
12 4 (0.31%) Basel II
12 4 (0.31%) Basel III
12 4 (0.31%) EMIR
12 4 (0.31%) MiFID
12 4 (0.31%) MISRA
12 4 (0.31%) MISRA C
13 3 (0.23%) GxP
13 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.54%) Firmware
4 6 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.31%) Cygwin
7 3 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (1.38%) Puppet
2 17 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.23%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (0.23%) HP Fortify
5 3 (0.23%) OpenView
5 3 (0.23%) SELinux
5 3 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.23%) WebInspect
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.076%) Cacti
7 1 (0.076%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.076%) Nagios
7 1 (0.076%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.076%) vRealize
7 1 (0.076%) WMI
Vendors
1 251 (19.19%) Oracle
2 119 (9.10%) Microsoft
3 77 (5.89%) IBM
4 26 (1.99%) SAP
5 19 (1.45%) VMware
6 18 (1.38%) Adobe
6 18 (1.38%) Red Hat
7 16 (1.22%) SaltStack
7 16 (1.22%) TIBCO
8 15 (1.15%) Atlassian
9 14 (1.07%) Luciad
10 13 (0.99%) HP
10 13 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (0.84%) Sybase
12 8 (0.61%) ATG
13 7 (0.54%) Cisco
13 7 (0.54%) Telelogic
14 6 (0.46%) CA
14 6 (0.46%) DataSynapse
14 6 (0.46%) ESRI
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Thales
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Thales
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: ££ competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £330 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Rate: Comeptitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PCR
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
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Ifftner Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Rate: From £30 to £42 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Basingstoke
TDA Group
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Hertfordshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
IT Talent Solutions
Rate: From £45 to £48 per hour
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Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On application
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Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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IQ Telecom
Rate: £35000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
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Rate: £375 - £400 per day
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
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Poole
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