The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for UML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UML over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 21 22
Contract jobs citing UML 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf - 3.13% 4.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.67% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £493 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £415
% change year-on-year +3.03% -0.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.27
% change year-on-year +0.11% +13.89%  

UML is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 111 109 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 86.05% 85.16% 89.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 91 78
Median daily rate £550 £480 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £26.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.30% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +18.03%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing UML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for UML in Canary Wharf

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing UML in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing UML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for UML.

1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (50.00%) ArchiMate
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Sybase
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Java Software Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Solution Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (25.00%) BlazeDS
2 1 (25.00%) COM+
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Struts
2 1 (25.00%) XSL
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Sybase
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe
4 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com