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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 186 129 90
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -39
Contract jobs citing UML 265 420 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.14% 1.72% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.22% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 266 335
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £399
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 7
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
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
18000 18904 16454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.67% 77.62% 76.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13226 13164 11303
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 231 329
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.57 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 December 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 December 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 -68 41 £450 - 17
Docklands, London +14 7 £550 -8.33%
Hounslow +4 4 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £315 - 5
Uxbridge - 4 £320 -
Greenford +2 1 £320 - 1
Harrow - 1 - -
Edgware - 1 £530 -
Enfield - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Bermondsey - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Beckenham - - - - 1
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 226 (40.21%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (28.11%) Java
3 153 (27.22%) XML
4 141 (25.09%) Finance
5 136 (24.20%) SQL
6 121 (21.53%) Use Case
7 118 (21.00%) OO
8 107 (19.04%) Scrum
9 100 (17.79%) Oracle
10 99 (17.62%) SOA
11 93 (16.55%) Business Analysis
12 92 (16.37%) Data Modelling
13 88 (15.66%) Degree
14 83 (14.77%) Banking
15 81 (14.41%) RUP
16 75 (13.35%) TDD
17 74 (13.17%) .NET
18 68 (12.10%) C#
18 68 (12.10%) MS Visio
19 67 (11.92%) Web Services
20 66 (11.74%) HTML
21 64 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
22 62 (11.03%) J2EE
23 61 (10.85%) Project Management
23 61 (10.85%) TOGAF
24 59 (10.50%) Microsoft
25 58 (10.32%) JavaScript
26 57 (10.14%) SQL Server
27 56 (9.96%) ITIL
28 55 (9.79%) QA

UML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 33 (5.87%) JBoss
2 28 (4.98%) Apache
3 27 (4.80%) WebLogic
4 23 (4.09%) Confluence
5 16 (2.85%) CMS
6 15 (2.67%) SharePoint
7 13 (2.31%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.60%) ArcGIS
8 9 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (1.42%) IIS
9 8 (1.42%) Documentum
10 7 (1.25%) GlassFish
11 6 (1.07%) Lync
12 5 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.89%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.89%) WebSphere Process Server
12 5 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.71%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 68 (12.10%) MS Visio
2 48 (8.54%) MS Office
3 46 (8.19%) MS Excel
4 21 (3.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (2.85%) MS Project
6 3 (0.53%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.36%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.36%) SPSS
8 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.53%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.36%) Bond Adapt
4 2 (0.36%) VisionPLUS
4 2 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.18%) SAP SM
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.18%) Summit
5 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.07%) GitHub
2 2 (0.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Office 365
3 1 (0.18%) LucidChart
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.69%) HTTP
2 17 (3.02%) SSL
3 13 (2.31%) SNMP
4 9 (1.60%) Intranet
5 7 (1.25%) Internet
5 7 (1.25%) FTP
6 6 (1.07%) Unified Communications
6 6 (1.07%) LDAP
7 5 (0.89%) Firewall
8 2 (0.36%) VoIP
9 1 (0.18%) Extranet
9 1 (0.18%) DVB
9 1 (0.18%) Broadband
9 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.18%) AMQP
9 1 (0.18%) BT 21CN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.05%) Oracle Database
3 28 (4.98%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.38%) RDBMS
5 16 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (2.49%) MySQL
7 9 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (1.60%) DB2
8 7 (1.25%) Big Data
9 6 (1.07%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (1.07%) Star Schema
9 6 (1.07%) OLTP
9 6 (1.07%) MS Access
10 5 (0.89%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.71%) TKPROF
11 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 47 (8.36%) JIRA
2 45 (8.01%) Maven
3 37 (6.58%) Subversion
4 34 (6.05%) Jenkins
5 33 (5.87%) JUnit
6 31 (5.52%) Eclipse
7 27 (4.80%) Visual Studio
8 17 (3.02%) ClearQuest
8 17 (3.02%) ClearCase
8 17 (3.02%) Git (software)
9 16 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (2.31%) RequisitePro
10 13 (2.31%) Ant
10 13 (2.31%) Rational Rose
11 12 (2.14%) Rational DOORS
11 12 (2.14%) Toad
12 10 (1.78%) SoapUI
12 10 (1.78%) NUnit
13 9 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 8 (1.42%) Artifactory
General
1 141 (25.09%) Finance
2 83 (14.77%) Banking
3 41 (7.30%) Investment Banking
4 26 (4.63%) Retail
5 18 (3.20%) Pharmaceutical
5 18 (3.20%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.85%) Front Office
7 14 (2.49%) Legal
8 12 (2.14%) Publishing
8 12 (2.14%) Back Office
9 11 (1.96%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.78%) Games
10 10 (1.78%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.78%) Law
11 9 (1.60%) Marketing
12 6 (1.07%) Military
13 3 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.36%) International Banking
14 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.36%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 236 (41.99%) Analyst
2 211 (37.54%) Business Analyst
3 139 (24.73%) Developer
4 84 (14.95%) Architect
5 61 (10.85%) Java Developer
6 32 (5.69%) Agile Business Analyst
7 31 (5.52%) Solutions Architect
8 27 (4.80%) UML Business Analyst
9 23 (4.09%) Consultant
10 22 (3.91%) Systems Analyst
11 21 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (3.56%) Technical Analyst
12 20 (3.56%) Software Engineer
13 17 (3.02%) Senior Developer
13 17 (3.02%) Technical Business Analyst
14 16 (2.85%) Senior Business Analyst
15 15 (2.67%) Author
15 15 (2.67%) Technical Author
15 15 (2.67%) Data Modeller
15 15 (2.67%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (27.22%) XML
2 74 (13.17%) .NET
3 67 (11.92%) Web Services
4 66 (11.74%) HTML
5 62 (11.03%) J2EE
6 51 (9.07%) SOAP
7 48 (8.54%) Spring
8 45 (8.01%) JMS
9 42 (7.47%) Hibernate
10 41 (7.30%) JSP
11 39 (6.94%) XSD
12 36 (6.41%) JSON
12 36 (6.41%) Middleware
13 35 (6.23%) REST
14 34 (6.05%) Struts
15 32 (5.69%) .NET Framework
15 32 (5.69%) Servlets
16 29 (5.16%) Ajax
16 29 (5.16%) CSS
17 24 (4.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.41%) Computer Science
3 32 (5.69%) Management Information System
4 23 (4.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 23 (4.09%) Derivative
5 17 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.67%) Market Risk
7 14 (2.49%) Fixed Income
8 13 (2.31%) Data Integration
9 11 (1.96%) Credit Derivative
9 11 (1.96%) Pharmacovigilance
10 10 (1.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 10 (1.78%) Equity Derivative
11 9 (1.60%) User Experience
12 8 (1.42%) W3C
13 7 (1.25%) Equities
13 7 (1.25%) Credit Risk
14 6 (1.07%) Reference Data
14 6 (1.07%) Mathematics
14 6 (1.07%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.05%) UNIX
1 34 (6.05%) Linux
2 32 (5.69%) Windows
3 5 (0.89%) Windows XP
4 3 (0.53%) Windows 2000
5 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.18%) MVS
6 1 (0.18%) Tru64
6 1 (0.18%) AIX
6 1 (0.18%) HPUX
6 1 (0.18%) Solaris
6 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.18%) CentOS
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.18%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (40.21%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (21.53%) Use Case
3 118 (21.00%) OO
4 107 (19.04%) Scrum
5 99 (17.62%) SOA
6 93 (16.55%) Business Analysis
7 92 (16.37%) Data Modelling
8 81 (14.41%) RUP
9 75 (13.35%) TDD
10 61 (10.85%) Project Management
10 61 (10.85%) TOGAF
11 56 (9.96%) ITIL
12 52 (9.25%) User Stories
13 48 (8.54%) Software Engineering
14 44 (7.83%) OOD
15 43 (7.65%) Validation
15 43 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
16 42 (7.47%) Migration
17 41 (7.30%) Continuous Integration
18 39 (6.94%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 158 (28.11%) Java
2 136 (24.20%) SQL
3 68 (12.10%) C#
4 58 (10.32%) JavaScript
5 40 (7.12%) PL/SQL
6 26 (4.63%) T-SQL
7 18 (3.20%) C++
8 15 (2.67%) C
9 14 (2.49%) Python
10 8 (1.42%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.07%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.07%) JPQL
11 6 (1.07%) XPath
11 6 (1.07%) VBA
12 5 (0.89%) MATLAB
13 4 (0.71%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.53%) VB
14 3 (0.53%) PHP
15 2 (0.36%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 88 (15.66%) Degree
2 51 (9.07%) Security Cleared
3 41 (7.30%) ISEB
4 35 (6.23%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.78%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.78%) Sun Certification
6 9 (1.60%) Oracle Certification
6 9 (1.60%) OCPJP
7 6 (1.07%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.71%) BC Cleared
8 4 (0.71%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.36%) MCSE
9 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.36%) CISSP
10 1 (0.18%) CISA
10 1 (0.18%) CISM
10 1 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (9.79%) QA
2 7 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.07%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.71%) COBIT
5 3 (0.53%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.53%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.36%) Basel III
6 2 (0.36%) UCITS
6 2 (0.36%) FATCA
6 2 (0.36%) SNOMED CT
6 2 (0.36%) HL7
6 2 (0.36%) SLA
7 1 (0.18%) Basel II
7 1 (0.18%) EMIR
System Software
1 7 (1.25%) Firmware
2 5 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.18%) NDS
Systems Management
1 16 (2.85%) Puppet
2 10 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (0.71%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.18%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 100 (17.79%) Oracle
2 59 (10.50%) Microsoft
3 34 (6.05%) IBM
4 19 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (2.85%) Atlassian
6 14 (2.49%) Sybase
6 14 (2.49%) HP
7 12 (2.14%) Google
8 10 (1.78%) GoldenSource
9 9 (1.60%) ESRI
10 6 (1.07%) hybris
10 6 (1.07%) Business Objects
10 6 (1.07%) Software AG
11 5 (0.89%) Calypso
11 5 (0.89%) TIBCO
11 5 (0.89%) Open Text
11 5 (0.89%) ION Trading
12 4 (0.71%) Perforce
12 4 (0.71%) Informatica
12 4 (0.71%) EMC
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £319 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £370.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Chessington
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £495 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago