The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, 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 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 / Docklands, London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 13 15
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Contract jobs citing UML 1 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 1.67% 4.35% 9.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 5.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 10
Median daily rate £543 £405 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.95% +11.72%  
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 Docklands, London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 58 40 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 96.67% 86.96% 84.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 22 70
Median daily rate £575 £445 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.21% -1.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £350 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +18.03%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Docklands, London

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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for UML.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) STL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Python Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle