The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 197 124 82
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -42
Contract jobs citing UML 263 411 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.12% 1.77% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 2.24% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 252 324
Average daily rate
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£475 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 13
Average hourly rate £54.00 £35.00 £54.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.28% -35.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
UML
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18451 18365 18344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.75% 78.93% 78.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13136 13008 12664
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 228 281
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in London

UML
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UML across the London region.

UML Daily Rate Trend in London

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in London

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UML across the London region.

UML Hourly Rate Trend in London

UML
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the London 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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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
City of London -34 62 £487 +8.19% 21
Docklands, London -2 9 £363 -28.21%
Canary Wharf -5 6 £513 -
Paddington - 4 - -
Hayes - 3 £425 - 1
Ilford - 1 £375 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £450 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 249 (46.11%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (29.81%) Java
3 151 (27.96%) Finance
4 120 (22.22%) Scrum
5 112 (20.74%) .NET
6 110 (20.37%) Use Case
7 107 (19.81%) Business Analysis
8 105 (19.44%) SQL
8 105 (19.44%) Oracle
9 102 (18.89%) XML
10 99 (18.33%) Microsoft
11 94 (17.41%) Web Services
12 93 (17.22%) RUP
13 86 (15.93%) OO
14 83 (15.37%) TDD
15 81 (15.00%) Banking
16 79 (14.63%) Degree
16 79 (14.63%) Data Modelling
16 79 (14.63%) SOA
17 74 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
18 70 (12.96%) C#
19 66 (12.22%) SQL Server
19 66 (12.22%) SDLC
20 65 (12.04%) MS Visio
21 64 (11.85%) J2EE
22 62 (11.48%) Waterfall
23 56 (10.37%) JavaScript
23 56 (10.37%) Project Management
24 54 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
25 51 (9.44%) MS Office

UML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 29 (5.37%) WebLogic
2 28 (5.19%) WebSphere
3 27 (5.00%) JBoss
4 14 (2.59%) Tomcat
5 13 (2.41%) CMS
6 11 (2.04%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (1.67%) IIS
7 9 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (1.48%) MQSeries
8 8 (1.48%) Apache
9 7 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.11%) GlassFish
11 5 (0.93%) Confluence
12 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.56%) MS Project Server
13 2 (0.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 65 (12.04%) MS Visio
2 51 (9.44%) MS Office
3 49 (9.07%) MS Excel
4 26 (4.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (2.04%) MS Project
6 8 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.30%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.74%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.56%) Maximo
5 2 (0.37%) Unica
5 2 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.37%) Primavera
6 1 (0.19%) Tridion
6 1 (0.19%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP PLM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.19%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.74%) SaaS
3 2 (0.37%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.19%) GitHub
4 1 (0.19%) IaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.04%) Internet
2 10 (1.85%) HTTP
3 8 (1.48%) SNMP
4 7 (1.30%) LDAP
5 6 (1.11%) Broadband
6 5 (0.93%) Intranet
7 2 (0.37%) X.509
7 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.37%) SAN
7 2 (0.37%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.19%) VPN
8 1 (0.19%) DNS
8 1 (0.19%) DHCP
8 1 (0.19%) ATM
8 1 (0.19%) DMZ
8 1 (0.19%) Extranet
8 1 (0.19%) DVB
8 1 (0.19%) Firewall
8 1 (0.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 18 (3.33%) MySQL
5 18 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (2.41%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.85%) DB2
9 9 (1.67%) DTS
9 9 (1.67%) EDRMS
10 8 (1.48%) OLTP
10 8 (1.48%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (1.30%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 7 (1.30%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (1.30%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.11%) QlikView
12 6 (1.11%) SQL Navigator
13 5 (0.93%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 40 (7.41%) Maven
2 36 (6.67%) Subversion
3 32 (5.93%) Eclipse
4 28 (5.19%) JUnit
5 26 (4.81%) Ant
6 21 (3.89%) Rational Rose
6 21 (3.89%) Visual Studio
6 21 (3.89%) Git (software)
7 17 (3.15%) Jenkins
8 14 (2.59%) JIRA
9 12 (2.22%) Selenium
10 11 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (2.04%) TeamCity
10 11 (2.04%) SoapUI
11 9 (1.67%) Mockito
12 7 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
12 7 (1.30%) ERwin
12 7 (1.30%) NetBeans
13 6 (1.11%) NUnit
13 6 (1.11%) RequisitePro
General
1 151 (27.96%) Finance
2 81 (15.00%) Banking
3 40 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 30 (5.56%) Front Office
5 22 (4.07%) Retail
6 20 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.96%) Legal
8 14 (2.59%) Back Office
9 11 (2.04%) Financial Institution
9 11 (2.04%) Law
10 8 (1.48%) Advertising
11 6 (1.11%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.11%) Retail Banking
11 6 (1.11%) Marketing
12 4 (0.74%) Games
12 4 (0.74%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.74%) Billing
13 3 (0.56%) Publishing
14 2 (0.37%) Automotive
15 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 230 (42.59%) Analyst
2 216 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 127 (23.52%) Developer
4 92 (17.04%) Architect
5 78 (14.44%) Java Developer
6 53 (9.81%) Solutions Architect
7 25 (4.63%) Senior Developer
7 25 (4.63%) .NET Developer
8 21 (3.89%) Senior Analyst
8 21 (3.89%) Senior Business Analyst
8 21 (3.89%) Senior Java Developer
8 21 (3.89%) Agile Business Analyst
9 20 (3.70%) UML Business Analyst
10 18 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
11 17 (3.15%) Process Analyst
12 16 (2.96%) Business Process Analyst
13 15 (2.78%) Consultant
13 15 (2.78%) Technical Architect
13 15 (2.78%) Project Manager
14 13 (2.41%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (20.74%) .NET
2 102 (18.89%) XML
3 94 (17.41%) Web Services
4 64 (11.85%) J2EE
5 47 (8.70%) HTML
6 46 (8.52%) Spring
7 37 (6.85%) SOAP
8 36 (6.67%) ASP.NET
9 35 (6.48%) .NET Framework
10 31 (5.74%) XSLT
11 30 (5.56%) REST
12 29 (5.37%) CSS
12 29 (5.37%) Struts
13 28 (5.19%) JSP
13 28 (5.19%) Hibernate
14 25 (4.63%) Middleware
15 24 (4.44%) JSON
16 21 (3.89%) J2SE
17 20 (3.70%) XML Schema
18 19 (3.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 74 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.33%) Fixed Income
4 18 (3.33%) Market Risk
5 16 (2.96%) User Experience
5 16 (2.96%) Equities
6 14 (2.59%) N-Tier
7 13 (2.41%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.41%) Derivative
8 12 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
10 9 (1.67%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.67%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.67%) SWIFT
10 9 (1.67%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.48%) Grid Computing
12 7 (1.30%) W3C
12 7 (1.30%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.30%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (5.56%) Linux
2 28 (5.19%) Windows
3 25 (4.63%) UNIX
4 9 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.37%) Android
6 2 (0.37%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) HPUX
7 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.19%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (46.11%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (22.22%) Scrum
3 110 (20.37%) Use Case
4 107 (19.81%) Business Analysis
5 93 (17.22%) RUP
6 86 (15.93%) OO
7 83 (15.37%) TDD
8 79 (14.63%) Data Modelling
8 79 (14.63%) SOA
9 66 (12.22%) SDLC
10 62 (11.48%) Waterfall
11 56 (10.37%) Project Management
12 54 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 51 (9.44%) BPMN
14 50 (9.26%) Software Engineering
14 50 (9.26%) Migration
15 48 (8.89%) Mentoring
16 42 (7.78%) Data Analysis
17 40 (7.41%) Workflow
18 39 (7.22%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 161 (29.81%) Java
2 105 (19.44%) SQL
3 70 (12.96%) C#
4 56 (10.37%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.15%) C++
5 17 (3.15%) PL/SQL
6 14 (2.59%) Python
7 13 (2.41%) XPath
7 13 (2.41%) C
8 12 (2.22%) Scala
9 11 (2.04%) Ruby
10 10 (1.85%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.30%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.11%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.93%) ANSI SQL
13 5 (0.93%) Groovy
14 4 (0.74%) XQuery
15 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.56%) VB
15 3 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 79 (14.63%) Degree
2 29 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 21 (3.89%) ISEB
4 13 (2.41%) DV Cleared
5 11 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.30%) IIBA
7 5 (0.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.37%) MCP
9 1 (0.19%) MCSD
9 1 (0.19%) HND
9 1 (0.19%) CISSP
9 1 (0.19%) MCTS
9 1 (0.19%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.04%) QA
2 7 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.30%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.93%) SLA
5 2 (0.37%) COBIT
5 2 (0.37%) MiFID
5 2 (0.37%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.19%) EMIR
6 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.19%) HL7
6 1 (0.19%) DICOM
System Software
1 3 (0.56%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (0.56%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (0.37%) GridGain
2 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.19%) Firmware
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.19%) Xen
3 1 (0.19%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (2.41%) Puppet
2 11 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle Flashback
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.56%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.37%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 105 (19.44%) Oracle
2 99 (18.33%) Microsoft
3 36 (6.67%) IBM
4 15 (2.78%) Sybase
5 14 (2.59%) hybris
6 12 (2.22%) SAP
6 12 (2.22%) webMethods
7 10 (1.85%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.30%) Talend
10 6 (1.11%) GigaSpaces
10 6 (1.11%) JD Edwards
10 6 (1.11%) Business Objects
10 6 (1.11%) HP
11 5 (0.93%) Adobe
11 5 (0.93%) TIBCO
11 5 (0.93%) Pega
12 4 (0.74%) VMware
12 4 (0.74%) ION Trading
12 4 (0.74%) Bloomberg
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