Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for UML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UML over the 6 months to 20 November 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 207 191
Rank change year-on-year +25 -16 -15
Contract jobs citing UML 64 41 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.90% 0.62% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.71% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 26 63
City of London median daily rate £517 £463 £499
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.68% -7.27% +10.83%
10th Percentile £325 £334 £363
90th Percentile £679 £581 £638
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £487
% change year-on-year +7.95% -2.44% +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

UML is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6257 5765 7677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.28% 87.41% 83.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4969 4616 6106
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £664 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 53 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.75 £10.91
90th Percentile £30.90 £54.03 £45.15
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.46 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.06% -7.33% +16.73%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing UML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for UML in the City of London

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing UML in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in the City of London

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in the City of London

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in the City of London

UML
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the City of London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 1 - -
UML
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for UML.

1 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 19 (29.69%) Use Case
4 18 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (26.56%) Finance
6 14 (21.88%) Java
6 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (20.31%) Data Modelling
7 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
8 11 (17.19%) Web Services
9 10 (15.63%) SQL
9 10 (15.63%) Oracle
9 10 (15.63%) ISEB
10 9 (14.06%) MS Visio
10 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
10 9 (14.06%) J2EE
10 9 (14.06%) ITIL
10 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
10 9 (14.06%) Banking
10 9 (14.06%) Spring
11 8 (12.50%) Investment Banking
11 8 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
11 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 8 (12.50%) CBAP
11 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
11 8 (12.50%) Six Sigma
11 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
11 8 (12.50%) OO
11 8 (12.50%) Data Structures

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (3.13%) SAS
1 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) Confluence
2 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (3.13%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 2 (3.13%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.56%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.56%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.56%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.13%) npm
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) OLAP
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
1 4 (6.25%) Snowflake Schema
2 2 (3.13%) Big Data
2 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.13%) DataStage
2 2 (3.13%) KDB
2 2 (3.13%) MS Access
2 2 (3.13%) PowerCenter
2 2 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) ERwin
2 3 (4.69%) JIRA
3 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.13%) Maven
3 2 (3.13%) Toad
4 1 (1.56%) Bower
4 1 (1.56%) Gradle
4 1 (1.56%) gulp
4 1 (1.56%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.56%) JUnit
4 1 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.56%) MSTest
4 1 (1.56%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.56%) webpack
General
1 17 (26.56%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Banking
3 8 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Back Office
5 2 (3.13%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.56%) Front Office
6 1 (1.56%) Games
6 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (51.56%) Analyst
2 27 (42.19%) Business Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Architect
4 7 (10.94%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Developer
5 6 (9.38%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Data Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Data Modeller
6 4 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) Web Services
2 9 (14.06%) J2EE
2 9 (14.06%) Spring
3 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 7 (10.94%) HTML
5 5 (7.81%) HTML5
6 4 (6.25%) CSS
6 4 (6.25%) XML
7 3 (4.69%) .NET
7 3 (4.69%) Ajax
7 3 (4.69%) jQuery
8 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (3.13%) Node.js
8 2 (3.13%) REST
8 2 (3.13%) RESTful
9 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.56%) Mustache
9 1 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.81%) User Experience
4 4 (6.25%) Market Risk
5 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.13%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.13%) Fixed Income
6 2 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.13%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.56%) Derivative
7 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.56%) NHS
7 1 (1.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 19 (29.69%) Use Case
4 18 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (20.31%) Data Modelling
6 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
6 9 (14.06%) ITIL
6 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
7 8 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
7 8 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
7 8 (12.50%) OO
7 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 8 (12.50%) SDLC
7 8 (12.50%) Six Sigma
7 8 (12.50%) Swim Lanes
7 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 7 (10.94%) BPMN
8 7 (10.94%) Data Analysis
8 7 (10.94%) SWOT Analysis
8 7 (10.94%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) Java
2 10 (15.63%) SQL
3 5 (7.81%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.69%) PHP
5 2 (3.13%) SAS Macro
5 2 (3.13%) VBA
6 1 (1.56%) C#
6 1 (1.56%) C++
6 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) ISEB
2 8 (12.50%) CBAP
2 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.94%) DV Cleared
4 6 (9.38%) Chartered Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) CITP
4 6 (9.38%) Degree
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.56%) IIBA
6 1 (1.56%) MCP
6 1 (1.56%) MCPD
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) GDPR
3 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.56%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.56%) EMIR
3 1 (1.56%) MiFID
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) Oracle
3 7 (10.94%) Cognos
3 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.25%) Informatica
4 4 (6.25%) Tableau
5 3 (4.69%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (3.13%) ATG
6 2 (3.13%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.13%) Retek
6 2 (3.13%) SAP
7 1 (1.56%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.56%) Blue Prism
7 1 (1.56%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.56%) Google
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.56%) Perforce