Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 176 187
Rank change year-on-year -19 +11 +10
Contract jobs citing UML 57 56 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.80% 0.90% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.02% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 34 36
City of London median daily rate £475 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% -2.50% +15.61%
10th Percentile £325 £381 £347
90th Percentile £675 £600 £575
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £480
% change year-on-year - -1.04% +10.92%
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 6,237 5,473 6,137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.92% 87.88% 85.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,986 4,354 4,885
City of London median daily rate £510 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.37% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £669 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 50 57
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.13 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.48% -2.87% +20.83%
10th Percentile £11.74 £13.73 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.10 £55.00 £52.39
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.62
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.10% +21.38%

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 19 January 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

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 19 January 2018. 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 19 January 2018, 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 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.09%) Business Analysis
2 20 (35.09%) Finance
3 18 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (29.82%) Use Case
5 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
6 15 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (19.30%) ISEB
8 10 (17.54%) Web Services
8 10 (17.54%) SDLC
9 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
9 9 (15.79%) ITIL
9 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
9 9 (15.79%) SQL
9 9 (15.79%) Data Modelling
10 8 (14.04%) Six Sigma
10 8 (14.04%) Cognos
10 8 (14.04%) Swim Lanes
10 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
10 8 (14.04%) CBAP
11 7 (12.28%) Lean Six Sigma
11 7 (12.28%) DV Cleared
11 7 (12.28%) SWOT Analysis
11 7 (12.28%) Project Planning
11 7 (12.28%) Data Structures
11 7 (12.28%) HTML
11 7 (12.28%) Java
11 7 (12.28%) J2EE
11 7 (12.28%) Oracle
11 7 (12.28%) Red Hat

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 (3.51%) SAS
1 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (12.28%) MS Visio
3 6 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (3.51%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 2 (3.51%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.75%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.75%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.75%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (1.75%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) OLAP
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle OLAP
1 4 (7.02%) Snowflake Schema
2 3 (5.26%) MS Access
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
3 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.51%) DataStage
3 2 (3.51%) PowerCenter
3 2 (3.51%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) ERwin
2 3 (5.26%) MSTest
2 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.51%) Toad
4 1 (1.75%) Bower
4 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.75%) gulp
4 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.75%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.75%) Maven
4 1 (1.75%) webpack
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Advertising
4 3 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (3.51%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.75%) Games
6 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (57.89%) Analyst
2 28 (49.12%) Business Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) Architect
4 6 (10.53%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Digital Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Digital Business Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Data Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Data Modeller
6 4 (7.02%) Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Java Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Credit Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) Web Services
2 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
2 7 (12.28%) HTML
2 7 (12.28%) J2EE
2 7 (12.28%) Spring
3 6 (10.53%) XML
4 4 (7.02%) Ajax
4 4 (7.02%) CSS
4 4 (7.02%) HTML5
4 4 (7.02%) jQuery
5 3 (5.26%) .NET
5 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (5.26%) LINQ
5 3 (5.26%) NHibernate
5 3 (5.26%) WCF
6 1 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) Data Structures
3 5 (8.77%) User Experience
4 4 (7.02%) Market Risk
5 3 (5.26%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.75%) Derivative
6 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.75%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.75%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.09%) Business Analysis
3 18 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (29.82%) Use Case
5 10 (17.54%) SDLC
6 9 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 9 (15.79%) ITIL
6 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
7 8 (14.04%) Six Sigma
7 8 (14.04%) Swim Lanes
8 7 (12.28%) Business Process Modelling
8 7 (12.28%) Lean Six Sigma
8 7 (12.28%) Project Planning
8 7 (12.28%) SWOT Analysis
9 6 (10.53%) BPMN
9 6 (10.53%) Data Analysis
9 6 (10.53%) Data Mapping
9 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.53%) TOGAF
9 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) Java
3 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.02%) PHP
3 4 (7.02%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.26%) C#
4 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.26%) VBA
5 2 (3.51%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) ISEB
2 8 (14.04%) CBAP
2 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
3 7 (12.28%) DV Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) Chartered Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) CITP
5 3 (5.26%) Degree
5 3 (5.26%) MCP
5 3 (5.26%) MCPD
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.75%) IIBA
6 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.75%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.75%) EMIR
2 1 (1.75%) MiFID
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) Cognos
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle
3 7 (12.28%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.02%) Informatica
4 4 (7.02%) Tableau
5 3 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (3.51%) ATG
6 2 (3.51%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.51%) Retek
6 2 (3.51%) SAP
7 1 (1.75%) Google
7 1 (1.75%) HP