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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 177 100 96
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -4
Contract jobs citing UML 297 546 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.23% 2.18% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 2.81% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 350 349
Average daily rate
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£435 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 16
Average hourly rate £42.50 £59.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +53.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 £50.60 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.90 £60.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.81 £36.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -5.88%
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
18702 19426 19753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.66% 77.51% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13186 13576 13307
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 245 371
Average hourly rate £21.62 £21.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -33.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 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 17 September 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
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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 -26 69 £441 -7.10% 31
Canary Wharf +14 14 £500 +29.87%
Docklands, London +18 8 £500 +5.26%
Hounslow - 1 £438 -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Brentford - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 310 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (29.38%) Java
3 175 (24.72%) SQL
4 173 (24.44%) Finance
5 170 (24.01%) OO
6 160 (22.60%) XML
7 143 (20.20%) Scrum
8 130 (18.36%) Use Case
9 128 (18.08%) Business Analysis
10 116 (16.38%) Banking
11 115 (16.24%) .NET
12 112 (15.82%) Oracle
13 106 (14.97%) Web Services
14 104 (14.69%) SQL Server
15 102 (14.41%) Degree
16 99 (13.98%) TDD
17 97 (13.70%) Data Modelling
18 94 (13.28%) SOA
18 94 (13.28%) RUP
19 91 (12.85%) C#
20 85 (12.01%) Project Management
21 82 (11.58%) Microsoft
22 77 (10.88%) HTML
22 77 (10.88%) J2EE
22 77 (10.88%) SOAP
23 72 (10.17%) Spring
24 70 (9.89%) TOGAF
24 70 (9.89%) User Stories
25 69 (9.75%) Investment Banking
26 67 (9.46%) Analytical Skills

UML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 46 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 32 (4.52%) Confluence
3 29 (4.10%) WebSphere
3 29 (4.10%) CMS
4 24 (3.39%) Apache
5 21 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
6 18 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 18 (2.54%) WebSphere Application Server
6 18 (2.54%) IIS
7 13 (1.84%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.41%) Lync
8 10 (1.41%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.13%) ArcGIS
10 6 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.85%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.85%) WebSphere Process Server
11 5 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.71%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.56%) Adobe CQ
12 4 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 54 (7.63%) MS Visio
2 50 (7.06%) MS Excel
3 35 (4.94%) MS Office
4 17 (2.40%) MS Project
5 10 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.85%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.56%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.28%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.71%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (0.71%) Magento
1 5 (0.71%) ION MarketView
2 4 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (0.56%) Tridion
3 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.28%) IntelliMatch
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.14%) Summit
5 1 (0.14%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.14%) SaaS
2 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.38%) HTTP
2 20 (2.82%) SSL
3 17 (2.40%) Intranet
4 13 (1.84%) Firewall
5 12 (1.69%) Internet
6 11 (1.55%) Unified Communications
7 8 (1.13%) LDAP
8 7 (0.99%) SNMP
8 7 (0.99%) FTP
9 6 (0.85%) VoIP
10 4 (0.56%) DMZ
10 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.42%) AMQP
12 1 (0.14%) DVB
12 1 (0.14%) Extranet
12 1 (0.14%) SAN
12 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.14%) Wireless
12 1 (0.14%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (14.69%) SQL Server
2 38 (5.37%) Relational Database
3 29 (4.10%) Oracle Database
4 25 (3.53%) MongoDB
5 24 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 23 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (2.68%) DB2
9 17 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (2.12%) RDBMS
11 14 (1.98%) MySQL
12 11 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (1.55%) Hadoop
13 10 (1.41%) MS Access
14 9 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (0.99%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 53 (7.49%) JIRA
2 51 (7.20%) JUnit
2 51 (7.20%) Maven
3 35 (4.94%) Eclipse
4 31 (4.38%) Visual Studio
5 29 (4.10%) Subversion
6 27 (3.81%) Jenkins
7 26 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (2.97%) Git (software)
9 19 (2.68%) Rational Rose
10 18 (2.54%) Ant
11 12 (1.69%) NUnit
12 10 (1.41%) ClearQuest
13 8 (1.13%) ClearCase
14 7 (0.99%) Rhino Mocks
14 7 (0.99%) Selenium
14 7 (0.99%) jMock
14 7 (0.99%) MSBuild
15 6 (0.85%) QARun
15 6 (0.85%) WinRunner
General
1 173 (24.44%) Finance
2 116 (16.38%) Banking
3 69 (9.75%) Investment Banking
4 31 (4.38%) Back Office
5 29 (4.10%) Retail
6 28 (3.95%) Front Office
7 26 (3.67%) Legal
8 22 (3.11%) Publishing
9 21 (2.97%) Marketing
10 20 (2.82%) Telecoms
11 17 (2.40%) Law
12 16 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (2.12%) Advertising
14 14 (1.98%) Manufacturing
15 8 (1.13%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.71%) Military
16 5 (0.71%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.56%) Billing
18 3 (0.42%) Electronics
19 2 (0.28%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 297 (41.95%) Analyst
2 262 (37.01%) Business Analyst
3 200 (28.25%) Developer
4 106 (14.97%) Architect
5 87 (12.29%) Java Developer
6 51 (7.20%) Agile Business Analyst
7 38 (5.37%) Solutions Architect
8 29 (4.10%) UML Business Analyst
9 25 (3.53%) Systems Analyst
9 25 (3.53%) Consultant
10 23 (3.25%) Senior Developer
11 22 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (2.82%) Middleware Developer
12 20 (2.82%) Software Engineer
12 20 (2.82%) Technical Business Analyst
12 20 (2.82%) Technical Analyst
13 19 (2.68%) IT Business Analyst
13 19 (2.68%) Senior Business Analyst
14 18 (2.54%) Business Systems Analyst
15 16 (2.26%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (22.60%) XML
2 115 (16.24%) .NET
3 106 (14.97%) Web Services
4 77 (10.88%) HTML
4 77 (10.88%) J2EE
4 77 (10.88%) SOAP
5 72 (10.17%) Spring
6 66 (9.32%) JMS
7 62 (8.76%) Middleware
8 57 (8.05%) Hibernate
9 49 (6.92%) .NET Framework
10 43 (6.07%) ASP.NET
10 43 (6.07%) REST
11 42 (5.93%) XSD
12 41 (5.79%) Struts
12 41 (5.79%) CSS
13 38 (5.37%) JSON
13 38 (5.37%) XSLT
14 35 (4.94%) JSP
15 32 (4.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 67 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (3.67%) Derivative
3 24 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (3.39%) Fixed Income
4 22 (3.11%) Computer Science
5 21 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 18 (2.54%) Open Source
7 17 (2.40%) Data Integration
7 17 (2.40%) Credit Risk
8 14 (1.98%) User Experience
8 14 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.84%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.41%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.27%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.27%) Market Risk
12 8 (1.13%) Pharmacovigilance
12 8 (1.13%) iSeries
12 8 (1.13%) IPTV
12 8 (1.13%) AS400
13 7 (0.99%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 52 (7.34%) Windows
2 47 (6.64%) Linux
3 40 (5.65%) UNIX
4 14 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.13%) Android
6 6 (0.85%) VME
6 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.85%) MVS
6 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.71%) HPUX
7 5 (0.71%) Solaris
8 4 (0.56%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.56%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.42%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.14%) AIX
11 1 (0.14%) Tru64
11 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (24.01%) OO
3 143 (20.20%) Scrum
4 130 (18.36%) Use Case
5 128 (18.08%) Business Analysis
6 99 (13.98%) TDD
7 97 (13.70%) Data Modelling
8 94 (13.28%) SOA
8 94 (13.28%) RUP
9 85 (12.01%) Project Management
10 70 (9.89%) TOGAF
10 70 (9.89%) User Stories
11 62 (8.76%) Migration
11 62 (8.76%) BDD
12 60 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 55 (7.77%) E-Commerce
13 55 (7.77%) MVC
14 54 (7.63%) Systems Analysis
15 51 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
16 50 (7.06%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 208 (29.38%) Java
2 175 (24.72%) SQL
3 91 (12.85%) C#
4 64 (9.04%) JavaScript
5 33 (4.66%) PL/SQL
6 23 (3.25%) T-SQL
6 23 (3.25%) C++
7 21 (2.97%) C
8 19 (2.68%) Python
9 12 (1.69%) Shell Script
10 11 (1.55%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.27%) VBA
11 9 (1.27%) Scala
12 8 (1.13%) VB
12 8 (1.13%) Perl
13 7 (0.99%) PHP
13 7 (0.99%) VBScript
13 7 (0.99%) VB6
14 6 (0.85%) Ruby
14 6 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 102 (14.41%) Degree
2 48 (6.78%) ISEB
3 39 (5.51%) Security Cleared
4 24 (3.39%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.85%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.56%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.42%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.42%) IIBA
8 2 (0.28%) GISP
8 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.28%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.28%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.28%) CISSP
8 2 (0.28%) MCP
9 1 (0.14%) PhD
9 1 (0.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.07%) QA
2 7 (0.99%) ISO 9001
2 7 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (0.99%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.85%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.56%) EMIR
4 4 (0.56%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.28%) FATCA
6 2 (0.28%) SNOMED CT
6 2 (0.28%) HL7
6 2 (0.28%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) Basel II
7 1 (0.14%) UCITS
System Software
1 8 (1.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.14%) NDS
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (1.55%) Puppet
2 5 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.14%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.14%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 112 (15.82%) Oracle
2 82 (11.58%) Microsoft
3 57 (8.05%) JBoss
4 43 (6.07%) IBM
5 28 (3.95%) Sybase
6 20 (2.82%) Atlassian
7 12 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (1.69%) Bloomberg
7 12 (1.69%) Murex
8 9 (1.27%) Fidessa
9 8 (1.13%) Google
9 8 (1.13%) Open Text
9 8 (1.13%) Software AG
9 8 (1.13%) Informatica
9 8 (1.13%) ESRI
10 7 (0.99%) Business Objects
10 7 (0.99%) ATG
10 7 (0.99%) ION Trading
10 7 (0.99%) hybris
11 6 (0.85%) GoldenSource
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 52 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
EarthStream Global
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Connectus
Rate: £42 - £47.5 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Chessington
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Rate: From £425 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
BPXNet
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + Excellent & Neg
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550 - £700 per day + Excellent & Neg
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £900 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago