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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 212 177 90
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -87
Contract jobs citing UML 226 315 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.95% 1.32% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.67% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 188 361
Average daily rate
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£475 £436 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -8.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £320 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £591 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £59.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.95 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +2.63%
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
18886 18915 19605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.63% 79.01% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13486 13134 13711
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
City of London -25 44 £500 +16.61% 16
Canary Wharf -14 6 £550 +10.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £469 -
Hayes - 2 £425 -
Docklands, London -13 1 £600 +20.00%
Paddington - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £345 -
Beckenham - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £525 -
Ilford - 1 £375 -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 242 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (28.98%) Java
3 145 (27.83%) Finance
4 127 (24.38%) Scrum
5 118 (22.65%) SQL
6 117 (22.46%) Use Case
7 110 (21.11%) .NET
7 110 (21.11%) Microsoft
8 109 (20.92%) Business Analysis
9 103 (19.77%) XML
10 98 (18.81%) OO
11 96 (18.43%) Web Services
12 93 (17.85%) Oracle
13 88 (16.89%) TDD
14 86 (16.51%) SOA
15 79 (15.16%) RUP
16 77 (14.78%) SQL Server
17 74 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
18 72 (13.82%) C#
19 71 (13.63%) MS Visio
20 66 (12.67%) Degree
21 63 (12.09%) Data Modelling
22 59 (11.32%) JavaScript
22 59 (11.32%) J2EE
22 59 (11.32%) Banking
22 59 (11.32%) SDLC
23 58 (11.13%) MS Excel
24 55 (10.56%) SOAP
24 55 (10.56%) BPMN
25 54 (10.36%) Project Management

UML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (7.10%) JBoss
2 28 (5.37%) WebLogic
3 25 (4.80%) WebSphere
4 22 (4.22%) Apache
5 20 (3.84%) Confluence
6 15 (2.88%) IIS
7 12 (2.30%) SharePoint
7 12 (2.30%) CMS
8 10 (1.92%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (1.54%) MQSeries
10 8 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.96%) GlassFish
14 4 (0.77%) MS Project Server
14 4 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.58%) Node.js
15 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 71 (13.63%) MS Visio
2 58 (11.13%) MS Excel
3 40 (7.68%) MS Office
4 17 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.73%) MS Project
6 8 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.34%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.77%) Maximo
4 3 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.58%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.38%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.38%) Unica
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.38%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.19%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.19%) Tridion
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.19%) SAP PLM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.19%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.77%) PaaS
1 4 (0.77%) Lucidchart
2 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) GitHub
3 1 (0.19%) IaaS
3 1 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.50%) Internet
2 6 (1.15%) SNMP
2 6 (1.15%) Intranet
3 4 (0.77%) Broadband
3 4 (0.77%) LDAP
4 3 (0.58%) HTTP
5 2 (0.38%) LAN
5 2 (0.38%) WAN
5 2 (0.38%) SMTP
5 2 (0.38%) SSH
6 1 (0.19%) DNS
6 1 (0.19%) X.509
6 1 (0.19%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.19%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (14.78%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.61%) Relational Database
3 22 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (3.84%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (2.88%) MySQL
6 15 (2.88%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (2.30%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.11%) DB2
10 9 (1.73%) DTS
10 9 (1.73%) EDRMS
11 8 (1.54%) OLTP
12 7 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (1.34%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 7 (1.34%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (1.15%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.96%) Big Data
14 5 (0.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 52 (9.98%) Maven
2 49 (9.40%) Git (software)
3 37 (7.10%) Jenkins
4 35 (6.72%) JUnit
5 32 (6.14%) Subversion
6 31 (5.95%) JIRA
7 26 (4.99%) Eclipse
8 22 (4.22%) Visual Studio
9 21 (4.03%) NUnit
10 20 (3.84%) Ant
11 19 (3.65%) Rational Rose
11 19 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (3.26%) TeamCity
13 13 (2.50%) Mockito
13 13 (2.50%) Selenium
14 9 (1.73%) ERwin
14 9 (1.73%) Cucumber
15 8 (1.54%) NCover
16 7 (1.34%) SoapUI
16 7 (1.34%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 145 (27.83%) Finance
2 59 (11.32%) Banking
3 28 (5.37%) Investment Banking
4 23 (4.41%) Retail
4 23 (4.41%) Front Office
5 22 (4.22%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.45%) Back Office
7 14 (2.69%) Legal
8 11 (2.11%) Law
9 10 (1.92%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.73%) Advertising
11 8 (1.54%) Billing
11 8 (1.54%) Marketing
12 6 (1.15%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.96%) Publishing
13 5 (0.96%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.38%) Games
15 2 (0.38%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 215 (41.27%) Analyst
2 196 (37.62%) Business Analyst
3 147 (28.21%) Developer
4 91 (17.47%) Architect
5 72 (13.82%) Java Developer
6 51 (9.79%) Solutions Architect
7 34 (6.53%) .NET Developer
8 31 (5.95%) Senior Developer
9 24 (4.61%) Consultant
10 23 (4.41%) Senior Business Analyst
10 23 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
11 22 (4.22%) Senior Java Developer
12 20 (3.84%) Technical Architect
13 18 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
14 17 (3.26%) Agile Business Analyst
15 15 (2.88%) Process Analyst
16 14 (2.69%) Business Process Analyst
16 14 (2.69%) Business Systems Analyst
17 13 (2.50%) Insurance Business Analyst
17 13 (2.50%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (21.11%) .NET
2 103 (19.77%) XML
3 96 (18.43%) Web Services
4 59 (11.32%) J2EE
5 55 (10.56%) SOAP
6 50 (9.60%) Spring
7 49 (9.40%) HTML
8 45 (8.64%) ASP.NET
8 45 (8.64%) .NET Framework
9 43 (8.25%) JSON
10 37 (7.10%) Middleware
11 35 (6.72%) CSS
12 31 (5.95%) XSD
13 28 (5.37%) REST
14 26 (4.99%) WCF
15 25 (4.80%) Ajax
16 24 (4.61%) jQuery
16 24 (4.61%) XSLT
17 23 (4.41%) JSP
17 23 (4.41%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 74 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.41%) N-Tier
3 22 (4.22%) User Experience
4 16 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.07%) Fixed Income
5 13 (2.50%) Equities
5 13 (2.50%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.30%) Derivative
6 12 (2.30%) Data Structures
7 11 (2.11%) SWIFT
7 11 (2.11%) Market Risk
8 10 (1.92%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.54%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.34%) Reference Data
10 7 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (1.34%) Life Science
10 7 (1.34%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.34%) W3C
10 7 (1.34%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 28 (5.37%) Windows
2 27 (5.18%) UNIX
3 25 (4.80%) Linux
4 3 (0.58%) Solaris
4 3 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.38%) Android
6 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.19%) HPUX
6 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (24.38%) Scrum
3 117 (22.46%) Use Case
4 109 (20.92%) Business Analysis
5 98 (18.81%) OO
6 88 (16.89%) TDD
7 86 (16.51%) SOA
8 79 (15.16%) RUP
9 63 (12.09%) Data Modelling
10 59 (11.32%) SDLC
11 55 (10.56%) BPMN
12 54 (10.36%) Project Management
13 51 (9.79%) Waterfall
14 49 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
15 46 (8.83%) User Acceptance Testing
16 45 (8.64%) User Stories
17 42 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
18 38 (7.29%) Data Analysis
18 38 (7.29%) Mentoring
19 37 (7.10%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 151 (28.98%) Java
2 118 (22.65%) SQL
3 72 (13.82%) C#
4 59 (11.32%) JavaScript
5 21 (4.03%) PL/SQL
6 15 (2.88%) XPath
6 15 (2.88%) Python
7 14 (2.69%) ANSI SQL
8 13 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 11 (2.11%) Ruby
10 10 (1.92%) Bash Shell
10 10 (1.92%) C
10 10 (1.92%) C++
11 7 (1.34%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.15%) XAML
12 6 (1.15%) PHP
12 6 (1.15%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.15%) Scala
13 3 (0.58%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (12.67%) Degree
2 36 (6.91%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.22%) SC Cleared
4 18 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 17 (3.26%) ISEB
6 7 (1.34%) CTC Cleared
7 6 (1.15%) IIBA
8 4 (0.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 4 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.77%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.19%) MCTS
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.19%) MCSD
9 1 (0.19%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.06%) QA
2 8 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.15%) SLA
4 5 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.77%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.38%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.19%) EMIR
7 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.19%) MiFID
7 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (0.58%) GridGain
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.19%) KVM
3 1 (0.19%) HDFS
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (5.37%) Puppet
2 13 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.58%) Ansible
3 3 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.58%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.58%) Oracle Flashback
4 2 (0.38%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.19%) Nagios
5 1 (0.19%) Salt
5 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 110 (21.11%) Microsoft
2 93 (17.85%) Oracle
3 27 (5.18%) IBM
4 15 (2.88%) Atlassian
5 14 (2.69%) Sybase
5 14 (2.69%) SAP
6 12 (2.30%) webMethods
6 12 (2.30%) hybris
7 8 (1.54%) Informatica
8 7 (1.34%) Adobe
8 7 (1.34%) Talend
9 6 (1.15%) GigaSpaces
9 6 (1.15%) Perforce
10 5 (0.96%) HP
11 4 (0.77%) Software AG
11 4 (0.77%) Actimize
11 4 (0.77%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.77%) WorldPay
11 4 (0.77%) Infor
11 4 (0.77%) Pega
West London
PCR
Rate: £325.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 Per Day (depending on experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Allen Lane
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 days ago