The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 144 84 96
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +12
Contract jobs citing UML 355 566 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.50% 2.33% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 3.05% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 327 320
Average daily rate
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£433 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.94% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 12
Average hourly rate £37.00 £47.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.27% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £19.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £60.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18167 18542 19451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.94% 76.48% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12695 12898 12907
Average daily rate £443 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 260 374
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
UML
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 93 £450 - 20
Docklands, London +16 12 £500 +8.99%
Canary Wharf 0 7 £500 -16.66%
Brentford -5 1 £360 -15.29% 1
Croydon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Teddington - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 232 (28.61%) Java
2 210 (25.89%) Finance
3 199 (24.54%) SQL
4 189 (23.30%) OO
5 161 (19.85%) Business Analysis
6 158 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
7 146 (18.00%) Banking
8 144 (17.76%) .NET
9 141 (17.39%) Use Case
10 136 (16.77%) XML
11 135 (16.65%) Scrum
12 133 (16.40%) Web Services
12 133 (16.40%) Degree
13 128 (15.78%) Oracle
13 128 (15.78%) SQL Server
14 123 (15.17%) Data Modelling
15 116 (14.30%) RUP
16 101 (12.45%) TDD
17 100 (12.33%) C#
18 97 (11.96%) HTML
19 96 (11.84%) Microsoft
20 94 (11.59%) Investment Banking
21 91 (11.22%) Project Management
22 87 (10.73%) SOA
23 80 (9.86%) J2EE
23 80 (9.86%) Spring
24 78 (9.62%) E-Commerce
25 74 (9.12%) MVC
26 70 (8.63%) SOAP
27 69 (8.51%) .NET Framework

UML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 59 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 33 (4.07%) CMS
3 29 (3.58%) WebSphere
4 23 (2.84%) BizTalk Server
5 22 (2.71%) Confluence
6 18 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 17 (2.10%) IIS
8 16 (1.97%) Tomcat
8 16 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (1.48%) Liferay
9 12 (1.48%) Apache
10 11 (1.36%) Oracle Service Bus
10 11 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (1.23%) Lync
11 10 (1.23%) WebLogic
11 10 (1.23%) MQSeries
12 7 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (0.86%) Mule
13 6 (0.74%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.74%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 59 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 50 (6.17%) MS Visio
3 39 (4.81%) MS Office
4 19 (2.34%) MS Project
5 12 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.99%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.49%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.23%) ION MarketView
2 8 (0.99%) Tridion
2 8 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.74%) Oracle CRM
3 6 (0.74%) Magento
4 4 (0.49%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.25%) IntelliMatch
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.12%) Summit
6 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.37%) Heroku
3 2 (0.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.84%) Intranet
2 20 (2.47%) Internet
2 20 (2.47%) Firewall
3 19 (2.34%) HTTP
4 10 (1.23%) Unified Communications
5 7 (0.86%) SSL
6 6 (0.74%) LDAP
6 6 (0.74%) VoIP
7 5 (0.62%) DMZ
8 4 (0.49%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.25%) FTP
9 2 (0.25%) SAN
9 2 (0.25%) AMQP
10 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.12%) Wireless
10 1 (0.12%) NFC
10 1 (0.12%) NAS
10 1 (0.12%) Extranet
10 1 (0.12%) DVB
10 1 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (15.78%) SQL Server
2 53 (6.54%) Relational Database
3 40 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
4 39 (4.81%) Oracle Database
5 34 (4.19%) MongoDB
6 31 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 26 (3.21%) NoSQL
9 24 (2.96%) DB2
10 23 (2.84%) RDBMS
10 23 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 22 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
13 14 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (1.48%) Hadoop
14 12 (1.48%) MySQL
15 11 (1.36%) MS Access
15 11 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (1.23%) QlikView
16 10 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 62 (7.64%) JUnit
2 52 (6.41%) Maven
3 40 (4.93%) Eclipse
4 38 (4.69%) JIRA
5 36 (4.44%) Visual Studio
6 35 (4.32%) Subversion
7 33 (4.07%) Ant
8 30 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (2.59%) Jenkins
9 21 (2.59%) Rational Rose
10 14 (1.73%) Apache Ivy
10 14 (1.73%) Git (software)
11 9 (1.11%) NUnit
11 9 (1.11%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 9 (1.11%) ClearQuest
12 8 (0.99%) Log4j
12 8 (0.99%) MSTest
12 8 (0.99%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.99%) SpecFlow
13 7 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 210 (25.89%) Finance
2 146 (18.00%) Banking
3 94 (11.59%) Investment Banking
4 40 (4.93%) Front Office
5 37 (4.56%) Legal
6 33 (4.07%) Back Office
7 31 (3.82%) Retail
8 27 (3.33%) Telecoms
8 27 (3.33%) Publishing
9 18 (2.22%) Marketing
10 17 (2.10%) Law
11 16 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
11 16 (1.97%) Manufacturing
12 15 (1.85%) Advertising
13 13 (1.60%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.86%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.74%) Billing
16 5 (0.62%) Military
17 4 (0.49%) Electronics
18 2 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 362 (44.64%) Analyst
2 317 (39.09%) Business Analyst
3 222 (27.37%) Developer
4 116 (14.30%) Architect
5 102 (12.58%) Java Developer
6 46 (5.67%) Solutions Architect
7 40 (4.93%) UML Business Analyst
8 39 (4.81%) Agile Business Analyst
9 34 (4.19%) Systems Analyst
10 30 (3.70%) .NET Developer
10 30 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
11 29 (3.58%) Senior Developer
12 28 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
12 28 (3.45%) IT Business Analyst
13 26 (3.21%) Senior Business Analyst
13 26 (3.21%) Technical Analyst
14 24 (2.96%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
14 24 (2.96%) Technical Business Analyst
14 24 (2.96%) Credit Risk Analyst
15 22 (2.71%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (17.76%) .NET
2 136 (16.77%) XML
3 133 (16.40%) Web Services
4 97 (11.96%) HTML
5 80 (9.86%) J2EE
5 80 (9.86%) Spring
6 70 (8.63%) SOAP
7 69 (8.51%) .NET Framework
8 61 (7.52%) Hibernate
9 57 (7.03%) JMS
10 52 (6.41%) Middleware
11 50 (6.17%) ASP.NET
12 49 (6.04%) Struts
13 46 (5.67%) CSS
14 42 (5.18%) Java EE
14 42 (5.18%) jQuery
15 39 (4.81%) REST
15 39 (4.81%) JSP
15 39 (4.81%) XSLT
16 35 (4.32%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 30 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 29 (3.58%) Credit Risk
3 27 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 26 (3.21%) Open Source
5 25 (3.08%) Derivative
5 25 (3.08%) Fixed Income
6 24 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 20 (2.47%) Mobile App
8 16 (1.97%) Mobile Payment
9 15 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.60%) Client/Server
10 13 (1.60%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.36%) Taxonomies
11 11 (1.36%) IPTV
11 11 (1.36%) Cryptography
11 11 (1.36%) Video on Demand
12 10 (1.23%) Data Integration
13 9 (1.11%) Market Risk
14 8 (0.99%) iSeries
14 8 (0.99%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 54 (6.66%) Windows
2 45 (5.55%) Linux
3 43 (5.30%) UNIX
4 22 (2.71%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.85%) Android
6 9 (1.11%) HPUX
6 9 (1.11%) Solaris
7 7 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.62%) VME
8 5 (0.62%) MVS
9 4 (0.49%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Tru64
11 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (23.30%) OO
2 161 (19.85%) Business Analysis
3 158 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (17.39%) Use Case
5 135 (16.65%) Scrum
6 123 (15.17%) Data Modelling
7 116 (14.30%) RUP
8 101 (12.45%) TDD
9 91 (11.22%) Project Management
10 87 (10.73%) SOA
11 78 (9.62%) E-Commerce
12 74 (9.12%) MVC
13 67 (8.26%) Systems Analysis
14 66 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 66 (8.14%) TOGAF
15 63 (7.77%) Content Management
15 63 (7.77%) OOD
15 63 (7.77%) User Stories
16 61 (7.52%) Enterprise Architecture
17 60 (7.40%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 232 (28.61%) Java
2 199 (24.54%) SQL
3 100 (12.33%) C#
4 67 (8.26%) JavaScript
5 33 (4.07%) PL/SQL
6 27 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 20 (2.47%) Python
8 18 (2.22%) C
9 17 (2.10%) C++
10 15 (1.85%) Perl
10 15 (1.85%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.60%) PHP
12 12 (1.48%) XPath
13 11 (1.36%) VBA
14 10 (1.23%) Scala
15 9 (1.11%) Objective-C
16 8 (0.99%) Clojure
17 6 (0.74%) VB6
17 6 (0.74%) Ruby
17 6 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 133 (16.40%) Degree
2 51 (6.29%) ISEB
3 42 (5.18%) Security Cleared
4 29 (3.58%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.23%) IIBA
6 7 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (0.74%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.74%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (0.49%) CBAP
9 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.37%) MBA
9 3 (0.37%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.37%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.25%) CISSP
10 2 (0.25%) MCP
10 2 (0.25%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.25%) OCPJP
10 2 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.25%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.32%) QA
2 17 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (1.48%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.99%) Solvency II
5 7 (0.86%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.49%) EMIR
7 3 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.37%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.37%) Basel III
8 2 (0.25%) COREP
8 2 (0.25%) FINREP
8 2 (0.25%) MiFID
9 1 (0.12%) GCP
9 1 (0.12%) Basel II
9 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.25%) Puppet
3 2 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.12%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.12%) MOM
4 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 128 (15.78%) Oracle
2 96 (11.84%) Microsoft
3 53 (6.54%) JBoss
4 46 (5.67%) IBM
5 25 (3.08%) Sybase
6 20 (2.47%) ATG
7 17 (2.10%) Bloomberg
8 15 (1.85%) Elastic Path
8 15 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (1.48%) Informatica
9 12 (1.48%) Murex
9 12 (1.48%) Fidessa
10 10 (1.23%) ION Trading
11 9 (1.11%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.99%) Blue Martini
12 8 (0.99%) hybris
12 8 (0.99%) Business Objects
12 8 (0.99%) SAP
12 8 (0.99%) Interwoven
12 8 (0.99%) Actuate
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: to £450 day / to £70K
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £400 - £401 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £480.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £410 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £500 - £700 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Connectus
Rate: £48 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago