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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 163 107 76
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -31
Contract jobs citing UML 304 446 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.35% 1.94% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 2.48% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 300 328
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £457
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £54.00 £43.75 £54.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.42% -18.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +8.57%
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
17596 17989 16489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.25% 78.24% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12335 12851 11441
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 234 227
Average hourly rate £20.31 £22.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.73% -19.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -32 56 £445 -5.31% 23
Docklands, London +6 11 £363 -27.50%
Canary Wharf +3 7 £425 -
Chiswick +7 2 - -
Paddington - 2 - -
Croydon - 1 £300 -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 229 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (32.05%) Java
3 158 (28.94%) Finance
4 132 (24.18%) XML
5 117 (21.43%) Oracle
6 114 (20.88%) .NET
7 113 (20.70%) Use Case
8 111 (20.33%) OO
9 107 (19.60%) Scrum
10 103 (18.86%) SQL
10 103 (18.86%) RUP
10 103 (18.86%) Microsoft
11 102 (18.68%) Business Analysis
12 101 (18.50%) Web Services
13 100 (18.32%) Data Modelling
13 100 (18.32%) Degree
14 89 (16.30%) Banking
15 81 (14.84%) TDD
16 80 (14.65%) C#
17 73 (13.37%) MS Visio
18 72 (13.19%) Software Engineering
19 71 (13.00%) SOA
20 70 (12.82%) J2EE
21 68 (12.45%) SQL Server
22 63 (11.54%) HTML
23 62 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
24 61 (11.17%) MS Office
25 58 (10.62%) MS Excel
26 56 (10.26%) Project Management
27 55 (10.07%) Subversion

UML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 43 (7.88%) WebLogic
2 26 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 25 (4.58%) JBoss
4 13 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.38%) CMS
5 11 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (1.83%) Apache
6 10 (1.83%) GlassFish
7 9 (1.65%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.28%) MQSeries
8 7 (1.28%) IIS
8 7 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.92%) MS Project Server
9 5 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (0.73%) SAS
10 4 (0.73%) Confluence
10 4 (0.73%) Node.js
11 2 (0.37%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 73 (13.37%) MS Visio
2 61 (11.17%) MS Office
3 58 (10.62%) MS Excel
4 37 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.75%) MS Project
6 2 (0.37%) SPSS
7 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (3.48%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.28%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.73%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.37%) Primavera
6 2 (0.37%) VisionPLUS
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.18%) SAP PLM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.18%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.10%) SaaS
1 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.92%) GitHub
3 1 (0.18%) IaaS
3 1 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.40%) HTTP
2 9 (1.65%) LDAP
3 8 (1.47%) SNMP
3 8 (1.47%) Internet
4 7 (1.28%) Broadband
5 4 (0.73%) Intranet
6 2 (0.37%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.37%) SAN
6 2 (0.37%) X.509
7 1 (0.18%) Firewall
7 1 (0.18%) BT 21CN
7 1 (0.18%) NAS
7 1 (0.18%) DMZ
7 1 (0.18%) Extranet
7 1 (0.18%) DVB
7 1 (0.18%) VPN
7 1 (0.18%) DNS
7 1 (0.18%) DHCP
7 1 (0.18%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 22 (4.03%) Relational Database
4 21 (3.85%) MySQL
5 19 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 13 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.83%) OLTP
7 10 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.65%) DB2
8 9 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (1.28%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 7 (1.28%) Oracle9i Database
9 7 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.28%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.28%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.28%) Big Data
10 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 55 (10.07%) Subversion
2 51 (9.34%) Maven
3 42 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 35 (6.41%) JUnit
5 33 (6.04%) Ant
6 29 (5.31%) Visual Studio
7 23 (4.21%) Jenkins
8 21 (3.85%) JIRA
8 21 (3.85%) Git (software)
9 20 (3.66%) Rational Rose
10 15 (2.75%) ClearQuest
11 13 (2.38%) RequisitePro
11 13 (2.38%) ClearCase
11 13 (2.38%) SoapUI
12 10 (1.83%) Selenium
13 9 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (1.65%) NUnit
13 9 (1.65%) Toad
14 8 (1.47%) Artifactory
15 7 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 158 (28.94%) Finance
2 89 (16.30%) Banking
3 42 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 32 (5.86%) Front Office
5 19 (3.48%) Financial Institution
5 19 (3.48%) Retail
6 17 (3.11%) Legal
7 15 (2.75%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.38%) Law
9 10 (1.83%) Back Office
10 8 (1.47%) Games
11 7 (1.28%) Retail Banking
11 7 (1.28%) Publishing
12 6 (1.10%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.10%) Advertising
13 5 (0.92%) Marketing
14 4 (0.73%) Private Banking
14 4 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.37%) Automotive
15 2 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 224 (41.03%) Analyst
2 212 (38.83%) Business Analyst
3 135 (24.73%) Developer
4 90 (16.48%) Java Developer
5 67 (12.27%) Architect
6 30 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
7 29 (5.31%) Author
7 29 (5.31%) Technical Author
8 28 (5.13%) Senior Developer
9 24 (4.40%) Senior Business Analyst
9 24 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
9 24 (4.40%) Senior Java Developer
9 24 (4.40%) UML Business Analyst
10 21 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
11 19 (3.48%) .NET Developer
12 17 (3.11%) Agile Business Analyst
13 16 (2.93%) Project Manager
14 15 (2.75%) Consultant
15 14 (2.56%) Business Systems Analyst
16 13 (2.38%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (24.18%) XML
2 114 (20.88%) .NET
3 101 (18.50%) Web Services
4 70 (12.82%) J2EE
5 63 (11.54%) HTML
6 51 (9.34%) Spring
7 44 (8.06%) JSP
7 44 (8.06%) REST
8 40 (7.33%) .NET Framework
9 39 (7.14%) SOAP
10 37 (6.78%) Struts
10 37 (6.78%) JSON
11 36 (6.59%) Hibernate
12 32 (5.86%) Servlets
13 31 (5.68%) ASP.NET
14 28 (5.13%) CSS
14 28 (5.13%) XSLT
15 27 (4.95%) Oracle Fusion
16 26 (4.76%) Java EE
17 24 (4.40%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (8.42%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 25 (4.58%) Derivative
4 25 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 20 (3.66%) Credit Derivative
7 18 (3.30%) Equities
8 17 (3.11%) Equity Derivative
9 15 (2.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 15 (2.75%) Market Risk
10 14 (2.56%) Fixed Income
10 14 (2.56%) N-Tier
11 13 (2.38%) User Experience
12 12 (2.20%) Open Source
13 10 (1.83%) Mathematics
14 8 (1.47%) Data Structures
15 7 (1.28%) W3C
15 7 (1.28%) Economics
15 7 (1.28%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.78%) Linux
2 31 (5.68%) UNIX
3 26 (4.76%) Windows
4 10 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.18%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.18%) Android
6 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (20.70%) Use Case
3 111 (20.33%) OO
4 107 (19.60%) Scrum
5 103 (18.86%) RUP
6 102 (18.68%) Business Analysis
7 100 (18.32%) Data Modelling
8 81 (14.84%) TDD
9 72 (13.19%) Software Engineering
10 71 (13.00%) SOA
11 56 (10.26%) Project Management
12 54 (9.89%) ITIL
13 49 (8.97%) Enterprise Architecture
14 48 (8.79%) BPMN
15 47 (8.61%) Waterfall
16 45 (8.24%) OOP
16 45 (8.24%) Migration
17 44 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
18 40 (7.33%) Mentoring
19 38 (6.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 175 (32.05%) Java
2 103 (18.86%) SQL
3 80 (14.65%) C#
4 52 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 28 (5.13%) PL/SQL
6 19 (3.48%) C++
7 16 (2.93%) Python
7 16 (2.93%) XPath
8 12 (2.20%) Scala
8 12 (2.20%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.47%) C
9 8 (1.47%) VB.NET
9 8 (1.47%) Ruby
10 6 (1.10%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.92%) JPQL
11 5 (0.92%) Groovy
12 4 (0.73%) XQuery
12 4 (0.73%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.55%) VB
14 2 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 100 (18.32%) Degree
2 44 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 27 (4.95%) SC Cleared
4 24 (4.40%) ISEB
5 13 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.83%) Sun Certification
7 9 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
7 9 (1.65%) OCPJP
8 8 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.92%) IIBA
10 5 (0.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.55%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.37%) CBAP
12 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.37%) MCP
13 1 (0.18%) HND
13 1 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.96%) QA
2 10 (1.83%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.73%) COBIT
6 3 (0.55%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.37%) SLA
7 2 (0.37%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.18%) MiFID
8 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.18%) HL7
8 1 (0.18%) DICOM
System Software
1 5 (0.92%) Firmware
1 5 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (0.92%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.37%) GridGain
4 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.10%) Puppet
2 5 (0.92%) Oracle Flashback
2 5 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (0.92%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.37%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 117 (21.43%) Oracle
2 103 (18.86%) Microsoft
3 34 (6.23%) IBM
4 26 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (2.56%) hybris
6 12 (2.20%) HP
7 10 (1.83%) Sybase
7 10 (1.83%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.47%) SAP
9 7 (1.28%) Talend
10 5 (0.92%) Business Objects
10 5 (0.92%) JD Edwards
10 5 (0.92%) TIBCO
10 5 (0.92%) Pega
11 4 (0.73%) ION Trading
11 4 (0.73%) webMethods
11 4 (0.73%) Bloomberg
11 4 (0.73%) Splunk
12 3 (0.55%) Tableau
12 3 (0.55%) Citrix
London
iKonnect
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Accomplish Today Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Rate: £40,763 - 48,206 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago