Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 183 200
Rank change year-on-year -29 +17 -24
Contract jobs citing UML 42 59 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.61% 0.87% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.98% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 41 32
City of London median daily rate £525 £520 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +9.47% -
10th Percentile £413 £363 £357
90th Percentile £663 £675 £586
Central London median daily rate £518 £513 £508
% change year-on-year +0.88% +1.08% +6.84%
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 5,986 6,033 5,935
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.39% 88.96% 87.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,772 4,713 4,776
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
90th Percentile £681 £675 £658
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 56 51
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.36% -3.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.00 £31.13 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -6.50% -

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 22 September 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing UML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for UML.

1 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) Java
3 18 (42.86%) Finance
4 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
5 14 (33.33%) TDD
5 14 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 13 (30.95%) Banking
6 13 (30.95%) HTML
6 13 (30.95%) XML
6 13 (30.95%) JMS
7 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 12 (28.57%) SQL
7 12 (28.57%) BDD
8 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (26.19%) Oracle
8 11 (26.19%) Linux
8 11 (26.19%) OO
8 11 (26.19%) Spring
9 10 (23.81%) Unix
9 10 (23.81%) Sybase
9 10 (23.81%) SDLC
10 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (21.43%) MySQL
10 9 (21.43%) Web Services
10 9 (21.43%) BPMN
11 8 (19.05%) Java EE
11 8 (19.05%) Scrum
11 8 (19.05%) Maven
12 7 (16.67%) Investment Banking
12 7 (16.67%) Advertising

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 7 (16.67%) JBoss
2 5 (11.90%) Confluence
2 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.14%) Apache
3 3 (7.14%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.76%) IIS
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.38%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.38%) GitHub
4 1 (2.38%) Office 365
4 1 (2.38%) Serverless
4 1 (2.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 14 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 9 (21.43%) MySQL
4 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
6 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.76%) Apache Kudu
7 2 (4.76%) Impala
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (2.38%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (2.38%) OLAP
8 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.38%) ROLAP
8 1 (2.38%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Maven
2 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.90%) JIRA
4 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.14%) FishEye
4 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.14%) jMock
4 3 (7.14%) JUnit
4 3 (7.14%) Subversion
5 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.76%) IntelliJ
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.38%) Gradle
6 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.38%) NeoLoad
6 1 (2.38%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (2.38%) Selenium
6 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) Banking
3 7 (16.67%) Advertising
3 7 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.52%) Front Office
4 4 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.38%) Electronics
5 1 (2.38%) Law
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Architect
4 9 (21.43%) Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Data Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer - Fintech
7 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Messaging Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Pega Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Pega Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Process Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) HTML
1 13 (30.95%) JMS
1 13 (30.95%) XML
2 11 (26.19%) Spring
3 9 (21.43%) Web Services
4 8 (19.05%) Java EE
5 7 (16.67%) Middleware
5 7 (16.67%) REST
6 6 (14.29%) CSS
6 6 (14.29%) JSON
6 6 (14.29%) JTA
6 6 (14.29%) JTS
7 4 (9.52%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
7 4 (9.52%) React
8 3 (7.14%) .NET
8 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (7.14%) Entity Framework
8 3 (7.14%) jQuery
8 3 (7.14%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Fintech
3 3 (7.14%) Tandem
4 2 (4.76%) Equities
4 2 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.76%) Life Science
5 1 (2.38%) Anti-Piracy
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.38%) iPad
5 1 (2.38%) IPTV
5 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.38%) PMI
5 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.38%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) TDD
3 12 (28.57%) BDD
4 11 (26.19%) OO
5 10 (23.81%) SDLC
6 9 (21.43%) BPMN
6 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (19.05%) Scrum
8 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 7 (16.67%) ETL
9 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (14.29%) Use Case
10 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (11.90%) Order to Cash
10 5 (11.90%) Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (11.90%) Record to Report
11 4 (9.52%) SOLID
11 4 (9.52%) Strategic Thinking
11 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) Java
2 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.76%) Java 8
6 2 (4.76%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.38%) Cypher
7 1 (2.38%) Groovy
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CBAP
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GDPR
1 1 (2.38%) HL7
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 20022
1 1 (2.38%) PSD2
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Docker
2 3 (7.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (2.38%) Kibana
1 1 (2.38%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) Sybase
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 3 (7.14%) Informatica
4 3 (7.14%) Tableau
5 2 (4.76%) Murex
5 2 (4.76%) Pega
6 1 (2.38%) Alteryx
6 1 (2.38%) Cadence
6 1 (2.38%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.38%) Nintex
6 1 (2.38%) SAP