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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 187 131 96
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -35
Contract jobs citing UML 240 353 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.14% 1.61% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.06% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 220 294
Average daily rate
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£423 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £638 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 12
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -6.41%
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
16364 17145 14739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.90% 78.30% 76.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11736 11865 10228
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 243 306
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £78.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -64 39 £425 -12.82% 16
Docklands, London +8 7 £550 -8.33% 1
Uxbridge - 5 £325 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £315 -
Canary Wharf +2 3 £450 -5.26%
Hounslow +2 2 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Edgware - 1 £530 -
Enfield - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Greenford - - - - 1
Romford - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Bermondsey - - - -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 217 (40.33%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (30.30%) Java
3 159 (29.55%) XML
4 131 (24.35%) Finance
5 123 (22.86%) SQL
6 120 (22.30%) OO
7 111 (20.63%) Use Case
8 105 (19.52%) Scrum
9 98 (18.22%) Oracle
9 98 (18.22%) Data Modelling
10 95 (17.66%) SOA
11 89 (16.54%) Banking
12 85 (15.80%) Degree
13 80 (14.87%) RUP
14 78 (14.50%) Web Services
14 78 (14.50%) Business Analysis
15 77 (14.31%) MS Visio
16 75 (13.94%) .NET
17 68 (12.64%) TDD
18 64 (11.90%) Microsoft
19 63 (11.71%) C#
20 62 (11.52%) HTML
21 61 (11.34%) ITIL
22 59 (10.97%) SQL Server
22 59 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
23 58 (10.78%) TOGAF
24 56 (10.41%) J2EE
25 54 (10.04%) JavaScript
25 54 (10.04%) SOAP
25 54 (10.04%) Software Engineering

UML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 30 (5.58%) JBoss
1 30 (5.58%) Apache
2 25 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 18 (3.35%) Confluence
4 16 (2.97%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.42%) CMS
6 11 (2.04%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.49%) ArcGIS
8 8 (1.49%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.30%) IIS
9 7 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.12%) Documentum
10 6 (1.12%) Lync
10 6 (1.12%) GlassFish
11 5 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.93%) WebSphere Process Server
12 4 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.74%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 77 (14.31%) MS Visio
2 53 (9.85%) MS Excel
3 52 (9.67%) MS Office
4 28 (5.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.79%) MS Project
6 3 (0.56%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.37%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.37%) SPSS
8 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (3.53%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.74%) ION MarketView
3 4 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.37%) Bond Adapt
4 2 (0.37%) VisionPLUS
4 2 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.19%) SAP SM
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.12%) GitHub
2 5 (0.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.19%) IaaS
3 1 (0.19%) LucidChart
3 1 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.06%) HTTP
2 15 (2.79%) SNMP
2 15 (2.79%) SSL
3 7 (1.30%) FTP
4 6 (1.12%) Unified Communications
4 6 (1.12%) Intranet
5 5 (0.93%) LDAP
6 4 (0.74%) Internet
7 2 (0.37%) VoIP
7 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.19%) Broadband
8 1 (0.19%) Extranet
8 1 (0.19%) DVB
8 1 (0.19%) Firewall
8 1 (0.19%) BT 21CN
8 1 (0.19%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.20%) Relational Database
3 25 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 18 (3.35%) RDBMS
5 17 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (2.97%) MySQL
7 13 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.30%) Star Schema
10 7 (1.30%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.30%) Big Data
11 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.12%) DB2
12 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.74%) SQL Navigator
13 4 (0.74%) OLTP
13 4 (0.74%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 44 (8.18%) Maven
2 41 (7.62%) JIRA
3 39 (7.25%) Subversion
4 33 (6.13%) Jenkins
5 29 (5.39%) Visual Studio
6 28 (5.20%) JUnit
6 28 (5.20%) Eclipse
7 17 (3.16%) Ant
7 17 (3.16%) Git (software)
8 16 (2.97%) ClearQuest
9 15 (2.79%) ClearCase
10 13 (2.42%) SoapUI
11 12 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (2.23%) Rational Rose
11 12 (2.23%) RequisitePro
12 11 (2.04%) Toad
12 11 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
13 9 (1.67%) NUnit
14 8 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 8 (1.49%) Artifactory
General
1 131 (24.35%) Finance
2 89 (16.54%) Banking
3 44 (8.18%) Investment Banking
4 30 (5.58%) Retail
5 21 (3.90%) Front Office
6 19 (3.53%) Financial Institution
7 14 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.60%) Legal
8 13 (2.42%) Publishing
9 11 (2.04%) Law
10 10 (1.86%) Marketing
11 9 (1.67%) Games
12 6 (1.12%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.12%) Retail Banking
12 6 (1.12%) Back Office
13 3 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.56%) Advertising
14 2 (0.37%) Military
14 2 (0.37%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 217 (40.33%) Analyst
2 200 (37.17%) Business Analyst
3 134 (24.91%) Developer
4 81 (15.06%) Architect
5 64 (11.90%) Java Developer
6 31 (5.76%) Solutions Architect
7 29 (5.39%) UML Business Analyst
8 25 (4.65%) Author
8 25 (4.65%) Technical Author
9 24 (4.46%) Agile Business Analyst
10 22 (4.09%) Systems Analyst
10 22 (4.09%) Consultant
10 22 (4.09%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (3.16%) Technical Analyst
11 17 (3.16%) Data Modeller
11 17 (3.16%) Senior Business Analyst
12 16 (2.97%) Software Engineer
12 16 (2.97%) IT Business Analyst
13 15 (2.79%) Middleware Developer
14 14 (2.60%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (29.55%) XML
2 78 (14.50%) Web Services
3 75 (13.94%) .NET
4 62 (11.52%) HTML
5 56 (10.41%) J2EE
6 54 (10.04%) SOAP
7 48 (8.92%) Spring
8 43 (7.99%) Hibernate
8 43 (7.99%) JSON
9 42 (7.81%) REST
10 41 (7.62%) JMS
11 40 (7.43%) JSP
12 37 (6.88%) XSD
13 35 (6.51%) Struts
14 34 (6.32%) Middleware
15 31 (5.76%) .NET Framework
15 31 (5.76%) Servlets
16 29 (5.39%) Ajax
17 26 (4.83%) CSS
18 25 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.58%) Management Information System
4 29 (5.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (4.46%) Derivative
6 18 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (3.16%) Market Risk
7 17 (3.16%) Fixed Income
8 16 (2.97%) Credit Derivative
9 15 (2.79%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 15 (2.79%) Equity Derivative
10 12 (2.23%) User Experience
11 11 (2.04%) Data Integration
12 8 (1.49%) Pharmacovigilance
12 8 (1.49%) Equities
13 7 (1.30%) W3C
13 7 (1.30%) Mathematics
13 7 (1.30%) Credit Risk
14 6 (1.12%) Reference Data
15 5 (0.93%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.88%) Linux
2 36 (6.69%) UNIX
3 33 (6.13%) Windows
4 7 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.93%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.56%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.19%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) MVS
7 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.19%) VME
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) CentOS
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (40.33%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (22.30%) OO
3 111 (20.63%) Use Case
4 105 (19.52%) Scrum
5 98 (18.22%) Data Modelling
6 95 (17.66%) SOA
7 80 (14.87%) RUP
8 78 (14.50%) Business Analysis
9 68 (12.64%) TDD
10 61 (11.34%) ITIL
11 58 (10.78%) TOGAF
12 54 (10.04%) Software Engineering
13 47 (8.74%) Enterprise Architecture
14 43 (7.99%) Project Management
15 42 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
15 42 (7.81%) User Stories
16 39 (7.25%) Requirements Analysis
17 37 (6.88%) OOD
18 36 (6.69%) Continuous Integration
19 35 (6.51%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 163 (30.30%) Java
2 123 (22.86%) SQL
3 63 (11.71%) C#
4 54 (10.04%) JavaScript
5 30 (5.58%) PL/SQL
6 21 (3.90%) T-SQL
7 19 (3.53%) C++
8 14 (2.60%) C
9 13 (2.42%) Python
10 6 (1.12%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.12%) JPQL
11 5 (0.93%) XPath
11 5 (0.93%) Groovy
11 5 (0.93%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.74%) XQuery
12 4 (0.74%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.74%) Scala
13 3 (0.56%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.56%) Ruby
13 3 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 85 (15.80%) Degree
2 46 (8.55%) Security Cleared
3 32 (5.95%) ISEB
4 31 (5.76%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.86%) Sun Certification
5 10 (1.86%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.67%) OCPJP
6 9 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.93%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.74%) BC Cleared
9 4 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.37%) MCSE
11 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.19%) CISSP
12 1 (0.19%) MCP
12 1 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.81%) QA
2 6 (1.12%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.12%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.93%) COBIT
4 4 (0.74%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.56%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.37%) Basel III
6 2 (0.37%) FATCA
6 2 (0.37%) SLA
6 2 (0.37%) SNOMED CT
6 2 (0.37%) HL7
6 2 (0.37%) UCITS
7 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.19%) EMIR
System Software
1 5 (0.93%) Firmware
2 4 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.19%) GridGain
5 1 (0.19%) NDS
Systems Management
1 17 (3.16%) Puppet
2 10 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.56%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.19%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 98 (18.22%) Oracle
2 64 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 34 (6.32%) IBM
4 26 (4.83%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (2.97%) Atlassian
6 13 (2.42%) HP
7 10 (1.86%) GoldenSource
7 10 (1.86%) Google
8 9 (1.67%) Sybase
9 8 (1.49%) ESRI
10 7 (1.30%) Business Objects
10 7 (1.30%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.12%) ION Trading
11 6 (1.12%) TIBCO
11 6 (1.12%) hybris
12 5 (0.93%) Informatica
12 5 (0.93%) Software AG
13 4 (0.74%) SunGard
13 4 (0.74%) Calypso
13 4 (0.74%) Perforce
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Optimus Search
Posted: 3 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £600 - £640 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, please indicate expectations
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + Excellent & Neg
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Docklands
CPS Group
Rate: £399 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £660 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £370.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago