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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 160 113 77
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -36
Contract jobs citing UML 300 422 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.35% 1.87% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 2.39% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 271 325
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £623 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 10
Average hourly rate £54.00 £35.00 £47.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.28% -25.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
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
17318 17624 17111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 77.89% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12201 12641 11801
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 267
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.88 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -34.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £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 22 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 22 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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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 -27 61 £475 +2.23% 30
Docklands, London +5 11 £363 -19.44%
Canary Wharf - 8 £450 -
Paddington - 3 - -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £425 -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 238 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (32.60%) Java
3 153 (28.02%) Finance
4 125 (22.89%) XML
5 122 (22.34%) Oracle
6 118 (21.61%) .NET
7 112 (20.51%) Scrum
8 110 (20.15%) OO
9 108 (19.78%) Use Case
10 107 (19.60%) Microsoft
11 106 (19.41%) Business Analysis
12 102 (18.68%) Web Services
13 100 (18.32%) SQL
14 99 (18.13%) RUP
15 95 (17.40%) Degree
16 87 (15.93%) Data Modelling
17 86 (15.75%) Banking
18 80 (14.65%) C#
19 79 (14.47%) TDD
20 78 (14.29%) SOA
21 72 (13.19%) J2EE
22 69 (12.64%) SQL Server
23 68 (12.45%) MS Visio
23 68 (12.45%) Software Engineering
24 66 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
25 64 (11.72%) HTML
26 58 (10.62%) MS Office
27 56 (10.26%) MS Excel
28 55 (10.07%) Project Management
29 54 (9.89%) JavaScript

UML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 41 (7.51%) WebLogic
2 27 (4.95%) JBoss
2 27 (4.95%) WebSphere
3 13 (2.38%) CMS
3 13 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 12 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (1.83%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.65%) GlassFish
6 9 (1.65%) Apache
7 8 (1.47%) IIS
7 8 (1.47%) MQSeries
8 7 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
10 5 (0.92%) MS Project Server
11 4 (0.73%) SAS
11 4 (0.73%) Node.js
11 4 (0.73%) Confluence
12 3 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 68 (12.45%) MS Visio
2 58 (10.62%) MS Office
3 56 (10.26%) MS Excel
4 32 (5.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (2.38%) MS Project
6 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.37%) SPSS
8 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (2.75%) 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%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.18%) Maximo
7 1 (0.18%) Unica
7 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.18%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.18%) SAP PLM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.18%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.18%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.10%) SaaS
3 4 (0.73%) GitHub
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) IaaS
4 1 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.66%) HTTP
2 9 (1.65%) Internet
2 9 (1.65%) LDAP
3 8 (1.47%) SNMP
4 7 (1.28%) Broadband
5 3 (0.55%) Intranet
6 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.37%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.37%) SAN
6 2 (0.37%) X.509
7 1 (0.18%) NAS
7 1 (0.18%) BT 21CN
7 1 (0.18%) DVB
7 1 (0.18%) Extranet
7 1 (0.18%) DMZ
7 1 (0.18%) Firewall
7 1 (0.18%) VPN
7 1 (0.18%) DHCP
7 1 (0.18%) ATM
7 1 (0.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 25 (4.58%) Relational Database
4 20 (3.66%) MySQL
5 19 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (2.56%) RDBMS
8 13 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.83%) DB2
9 10 (1.83%) OLTP
10 9 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.28%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.28%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (1.28%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 7 (1.28%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (1.10%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 51 (9.34%) Subversion
2 50 (9.16%) Maven
3 42 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 37 (6.78%) JUnit
5 34 (6.23%) Ant
6 28 (5.13%) Visual Studio
7 24 (4.40%) Jenkins
8 21 (3.85%) JIRA
8 21 (3.85%) Git (software)
9 17 (3.11%) Rational Rose
10 15 (2.75%) ClearQuest
11 13 (2.38%) ClearCase
12 12 (2.20%) Selenium
13 11 (2.01%) SoapUI
13 11 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (2.01%) RequisitePro
14 9 (1.65%) Toad
15 8 (1.47%) NUnit
15 8 (1.47%) Artifactory
15 8 (1.47%) Mockito
General
1 153 (28.02%) Finance
2 86 (15.75%) Banking
3 40 (7.33%) Investment Banking
4 30 (5.49%) Front Office
5 22 (4.03%) Retail
6 18 (3.30%) Legal
7 16 (2.93%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.93%) Financial Institution
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%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.28%) Advertising
12 5 (0.92%) Publishing
13 4 (0.73%) Marketing
13 4 (0.73%) Private Banking
14 3 (0.55%) Billing
15 2 (0.37%) Automotive
15 2 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 220 (40.29%) Analyst
2 206 (37.73%) Business Analyst
3 141 (25.82%) Developer
4 89 (16.30%) Java Developer
5 81 (14.84%) Architect
6 46 (8.42%) Solutions Architect
7 28 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 25 (4.58%) Author
8 25 (4.58%) Technical Author
9 24 (4.40%) Senior Java Developer
10 23 (4.21%) .NET Developer
10 23 (4.21%) UML Business Analyst
11 22 (4.03%) Senior Business Analyst
11 22 (4.03%) Senior Analyst
12 19 (3.48%) Systems Analyst
13 18 (3.30%) Agile Business Analyst
14 15 (2.75%) Project Manager
15 14 (2.56%) Business Systems Analyst
15 14 (2.56%) Consultant
16 12 (2.20%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (22.89%) XML
2 118 (21.61%) .NET
3 102 (18.68%) Web Services
4 72 (13.19%) J2EE
5 64 (11.72%) HTML
6 54 (9.89%) Spring
7 43 (7.88%) JSP
8 41 (7.51%) REST
9 40 (7.33%) .NET Framework
10 38 (6.96%) Hibernate
10 38 (6.96%) Struts
11 37 (6.78%) SOAP
12 33 (6.04%) JSON
12 33 (6.04%) ASP.NET
13 31 (5.68%) XSLT
14 30 (5.49%) Servlets
14 30 (5.49%) CSS
15 25 (4.58%) Middleware
16 24 (4.40%) Java EE
17 23 (4.21%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.33%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (3.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (3.66%) Derivative
5 17 (3.11%) Market Risk
5 17 (3.11%) Equities
6 16 (2.93%) Credit Derivative
6 16 (2.93%) Fixed Income
7 14 (2.56%) N-Tier
8 13 (2.38%) User Experience
8 13 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
8 13 (2.38%) Management Information System
9 12 (2.20%) Open Source
10 10 (1.83%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 10 (1.83%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.65%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.65%) W3C
12 8 (1.47%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.28%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.41%) Linux
2 34 (6.23%) UNIX
3 28 (5.13%) Windows
4 10 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.37%) Solaris
5 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.18%) Android
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.18%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (20.51%) Scrum
3 110 (20.15%) OO
4 108 (19.78%) Use Case
5 106 (19.41%) Business Analysis
6 99 (18.13%) RUP
7 87 (15.93%) Data Modelling
8 79 (14.47%) TDD
9 78 (14.29%) SOA
10 68 (12.45%) Software Engineering
11 55 (10.07%) Project Management
12 52 (9.52%) ITIL
13 50 (9.16%) Waterfall
14 48 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
15 47 (8.61%) Enterprise Architecture
16 45 (8.24%) BPMN
17 43 (7.88%) Migration
17 43 (7.88%) OOP
18 42 (7.69%) Mentoring
19 41 (7.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 178 (32.60%) Java
2 100 (18.32%) SQL
3 80 (14.65%) C#
4 54 (9.89%) JavaScript
5 29 (5.31%) PL/SQL
6 19 (3.48%) C++
7 16 (2.93%) XPath
8 13 (2.38%) Python
8 13 (2.38%) T-SQL
9 12 (2.20%) Scala
10 10 (1.83%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.47%) C
11 8 (1.47%) Ruby
12 7 (1.28%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.92%) Groovy
14 4 (0.73%) XQuery
14 4 (0.73%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.55%) JPQL
15 3 (0.55%) VB
16 2 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 95 (17.40%) Degree
2 40 (7.33%) Security Cleared
3 21 (3.85%) ISEB
3 21 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.38%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.83%) Sun Certification
6 9 (1.65%) OCPJP
6 9 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 5 (0.92%) IIBA
10 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.37%) MCP
11 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.18%) CBAP
12 1 (0.18%) MCTS
12 1 (0.18%) CISSP
12 1 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.23%) QA
2 9 (1.65%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.28%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.55%) COBIT
6 2 (0.37%) SLA
6 2 (0.37%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.18%) MiFID
7 1 (0.18%) HL7
7 1 (0.18%) DICOM
System Software
1 5 (0.92%) Oracle Clusterware
1 5 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (0.92%) Firmware
2 3 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.37%) GridGain
4 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.47%) Puppet
2 6 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.92%) Data Guard
3 5 (0.92%) Oracle Flashback
3 5 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.37%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 122 (22.34%) Oracle
2 107 (19.60%) Microsoft
3 36 (6.59%) IBM
4 22 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (2.56%) hybris
6 12 (2.20%) Sybase
7 11 (2.01%) SAP
8 10 (1.83%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.47%) webMethods
10 7 (1.28%) Talend
10 7 (1.28%) Business Objects
11 6 (1.10%) HP
12 5 (0.92%) Pega
12 5 (0.92%) GigaSpaces
12 5 (0.92%) TIBCO
12 5 (0.92%) JD Edwards
13 4 (0.73%) Bloomberg
13 4 (0.73%) ION Trading
13 4 (0.73%) Splunk
14 3 (0.55%) Tableau
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, fantastic clients and company
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £325 - £375 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475.00 - £522.50 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £640 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago