Period
to 22 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 168 164
Rank change year-on-year -44 -4 +33
Contract jobs citing UML 44 71 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.63% 1.16% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 1.33% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 43 54
City of London median daily rate £525 £550 £504
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +9.18% +18.53%
10th Percentile £413 £331 £391
90th Percentile £656 £638 £575
Central London median daily rate £506 £525 £495
% change year-on-year -3.57% +6.06% +16.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £69.17 - -
Central London median hourly rate £69.17 - -

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 6,193 5,354 5,717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.97% 87.21% 87.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,906 4,173 4,550
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £339 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £468
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 44 64
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.85 £21.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.46% -3.92% +8.49%
10th Percentile £11.81 £13.50 £12.33
90th Percentile £38.50 £29.77 £53.53
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.44 £21.48
% change year-on-year +14.68% -18.80% +13.07%

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 April 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 April 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 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (34.09%) Business Analysis
5 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 12 (27.27%) Use Case
7 11 (25.00%) XML
8 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Excel
8 10 (22.73%) Banking
9 9 (20.45%) Data Modelling
9 9 (20.45%) User Stories
9 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (20.45%) SDLC
10 8 (18.18%) Business Process Modelling
10 8 (18.18%) Web Services
10 8 (18.18%) HTML
11 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
11 7 (15.91%) SQL
11 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (15.91%) ISEB
11 7 (15.91%) Advertising
11 7 (15.91%) Scrum
12 6 (13.64%) TDD
12 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
12 6 (13.64%) CSS
12 6 (13.64%) JIRA
12 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
13 5 (11.36%) Confluence
13 5 (11.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing

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 5 (11.36%) Confluence
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.27%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.27%) GitHub
2 1 (2.27%) npm
2 1 (2.27%) Serverless
2 1 (2.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) MS Access
2 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.55%) Big Data
3 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.55%) OLAP
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (4.55%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) DataStage
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) PowerCenter
4 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) JIRA
2 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.82%) Maven
3 3 (6.82%) MSTest
3 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.55%) ERwin
4 2 (4.55%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.55%) JUnit
4 2 (4.55%) Selenium
4 2 (4.55%) Subversion
4 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.27%) FishEye
5 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) Gradle
5 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.27%) jMock
5 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Advertising
4 4 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 3 (6.82%) Retail
6 2 (4.55%) Back Office
7 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.27%) Legal
7 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Analyst
2 22 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Architect
5 4 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Credit Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Risk Data Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) XML
2 8 (18.18%) HTML
2 8 (18.18%) Web Services
3 6 (13.64%) CSS
4 4 (9.09%) .NET
4 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 4 (9.09%) Ajax
4 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.09%) HTML5
4 4 (9.09%) jQuery
4 4 (9.09%) REST
4 4 (9.09%) Swagger
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (6.82%) LINQ
5 3 (6.82%) NHibernate
5 3 (6.82%) RESTful
5 3 (6.82%) Spring
5 3 (6.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Credit Risk
2 4 (9.09%) Market Risk
3 2 (4.55%) iPad
3 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.27%) Anti-Piracy
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.27%) DataPower
4 1 (2.27%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.27%) IPTV
4 1 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) PMI
4 1 (2.27%) RIA
4 1 (2.27%) Smart Home
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
1 2 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (34.09%) Business Analysis
4 12 (27.27%) Use Case
5 9 (20.45%) Data Modelling
5 9 (20.45%) SDLC
5 9 (20.45%) User Stories
6 8 (18.18%) Business Process Modelling
7 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (15.91%) Scrum
8 6 (13.64%) TDD
8 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
9 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (9.09%) BPMN
10 4 (9.09%) OOP
10 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (9.09%) Six Sigma
10 4 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) Java
3 4 (9.09%) C#
3 4 (9.09%) PHP
4 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.82%) VBA
5 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.27%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) ISEB
2 3 (6.82%) CBAP
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) MCP
2 3 (6.82%) MCPD
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (4.55%) CITP
3 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) GDPR
1 1 (2.27%) ISO 20022
1 1 (2.27%) PSD2
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Cognos
3 3 (6.82%) Informatica
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.55%) Tableau
5 1 (2.27%) Alteryx
5 1 (2.27%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (2.27%) Google
5 1 (2.27%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) Sybase