The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 June 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)
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 273 188 191
Rank change year-on-year -85 +3  
Contract jobs citing UML 144 286 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.69% 1.32% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.54% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 196 174
Median daily rate £500 £485 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -1.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £54.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £43.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +7.55% +8.86%  

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17963 18514 19265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.65% 85.29% 82.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12871 13532 13649
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 162 262
Median hourly rate £27.00 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -2.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £44.00 £55.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in London

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in London

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in London

UML
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +10 33 £530 +4.43% 12
Docklands, London -1 2 £526 +18.25%
Canary Wharf -1 2 - -
Greenford - 1 £344 -
Greenwich - 1 £410 -
UML
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 London region with a requirement for UML.

1 165 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (37.07%) Java
3 86 (26.79%) Finance
3 86 (26.79%) Business Analysis
4 85 (26.48%) Use Case
5 73 (22.74%) Scrum
6 71 (22.12%) XML
7 65 (20.25%) SQL
8 62 (19.31%) Banking
9 61 (19.00%) Web Services
9 61 (19.00%) OO
10 60 (18.69%) Spring
11 59 (18.38%) Oracle
12 56 (17.45%) TDD
13 54 (16.82%) Data Modelling
14 53 (16.51%) SOAP
14 53 (16.51%) Analytical Skills
15 52 (16.20%) J2EE
15 52 (16.20%) Degree
16 49 (15.26%) REST
17 47 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
17 47 (14.64%) JavaScript
18 46 (14.33%) SDLC
19 45 (14.02%) BPMN
20 42 (13.08%) JIRA
20 42 (13.08%) HTML
21 41 (12.77%) MS Visio
21 41 (12.77%) ISEB
21 41 (12.77%) Security Cleared
22 38 (11.84%) Microsoft

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 29 (9.03%) Confluence
1 29 (9.03%) JBoss
2 28 (8.72%) Tomcat
3 27 (8.41%) WebLogic
4 23 (7.17%) WebSphere
5 19 (5.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (4.05%) Mule
7 12 (3.74%) GlassFish
8 11 (3.43%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.18%) Apache
10 5 (1.56%) CMS
11 4 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (1.25%) Skype for Business
11 4 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.62%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.62%) nginx
Applications
1 41 (12.77%) MS Visio
2 25 (7.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (6.54%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (3.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.31%) GIMP
6 1 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.56%) ION MarketView
1 5 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.93%) iTrent
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle iStore
3 2 (0.62%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.49%) GitHub
3 7 (2.18%) IaaS
3 7 (2.18%) Office 365
4 6 (1.87%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 4 (1.25%) PaaS
5 4 (1.25%) Yammer
6 3 (0.93%) Force.com
7 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.62%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.31%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.31%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.49%) LDAP
2 6 (1.87%) HTTP
3 5 (1.56%) LAN
3 5 (1.56%) WAN
4 4 (1.25%) DNS
4 4 (1.25%) SSL
4 4 (1.25%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.93%) Skype
5 3 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.62%) Internet
6 2 (0.62%) Intranet
7 1 (0.31%) DHCP
7 1 (0.31%) FTP
7 1 (0.31%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.31%) LTE
7 1 (0.31%) RFID
7 1 (0.31%) SMTP
7 1 (0.31%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.03%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.36%) MySQL
2 14 (4.36%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.74%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.43%) Big Data
5 10 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.80%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.87%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.87%) QlikView
7 6 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.25%) Blockchain
8 4 (1.25%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.93%) DB2
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 42 (13.08%) JIRA
2 31 (9.66%) Maven
3 30 (9.35%) Jenkins
4 22 (6.85%) JUnit
5 19 (5.92%) Ant
6 18 (5.61%) Subversion
7 16 (4.98%) Git (software)
8 15 (4.67%) Eclipse
9 14 (4.36%) Gradle
10 13 (4.05%) NetBeans
11 11 (3.43%) Selenium
12 10 (3.12%) IntelliJ
12 10 (3.12%) Mockito
13 9 (2.80%) Cucumber
13 9 (2.80%) TeamCity
13 9 (2.80%) Visual Studio
14 7 (2.18%) Bitbucket
15 6 (1.87%) EasyMock
15 6 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 86 (26.79%) Finance
2 62 (19.31%) Banking
3 24 (7.48%) Investment Banking
4 22 (6.85%) Front Office
5 13 (4.05%) Marketing
6 12 (3.74%) Retail
7 10 (3.12%) Legal
8 6 (1.87%) Back Office
8 6 (1.87%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.56%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.25%) French Language
10 4 (1.25%) Law
11 3 (0.93%) Advertising
11 3 (0.93%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.93%) Electronics
12 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.31%) Avionics
13 1 (0.31%) Military
13 1 (0.31%) Prime Brokerage
13 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 144 (44.86%) Analyst
2 127 (39.56%) Business Analyst
3 88 (27.41%) Developer
4 73 (22.74%) Architect
5 52 (16.20%) Java Developer
6 29 (9.03%) Solutions Architect
7 21 (6.54%) Java Architect
8 19 (5.92%) Senior Developer
9 17 (5.30%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
10 16 (4.98%) Senior Java Developer
11 15 (4.67%) Software Architect
12 13 (4.05%) Technical Architect
13 12 (3.74%) Business Systems Analyst
13 12 (3.74%) Digital Analyst
13 12 (3.74%) Digital Business Analyst
13 12 (3.74%) Technical Analyst
14 11 (3.43%) Systems Analyst
15 10 (3.12%) MiFID Business Analyst
16 9 (2.80%) Java Software Architect
16 9 (2.80%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (22.12%) XML
2 61 (19.00%) Web Services
3 60 (18.69%) Spring
4 53 (16.51%) SOAP
5 52 (16.20%) J2EE
6 49 (15.26%) REST
7 42 (13.08%) HTML
8 38 (11.84%) CSS
9 35 (10.90%) Hibernate
10 31 (9.66%) AngularJS
11 29 (9.03%) .NET
11 29 (9.03%) Java EE
11 29 (9.03%) JSON
11 29 (9.03%) Struts
12 25 (7.79%) jQuery
13 23 (7.17%) Node.js
13 23 (7.17%) XSLT
14 19 (5.92%) Ajax
14 19 (5.92%) JMS
15 17 (5.30%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.51%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.79%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.23%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.61%) Data Structures
4 18 (5.61%) User Experience
5 15 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.43%) Fixed Income
7 10 (3.12%) Virtual Team
8 9 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (2.49%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.87%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.56%) Equities
11 5 (1.56%) Fintech
11 5 (1.56%) Taxonomies
12 4 (1.25%) Market Risk
13 3 (0.93%) Derivative
13 3 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.93%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.62%) CMDB
14 2 (0.62%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.79%) Unix
2 17 (5.30%) Windows
3 15 (4.67%) Linux
4 4 (1.25%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.25%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (26.79%) Business Analysis
3 85 (26.48%) Use Case
4 73 (22.74%) Scrum
5 61 (19.00%) OO
6 56 (17.45%) TDD
7 54 (16.82%) Data Modelling
8 47 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 46 (14.33%) SDLC
10 45 (14.02%) BPMN
11 36 (11.21%) Waterfall
12 35 (10.90%) Open Source
13 33 (10.28%) Data Analysis
14 31 (9.66%) E-Commerce
14 31 (9.66%) SOA
14 31 (9.66%) Test Automation
15 29 (9.03%) Business Process Modelling
16 28 (8.72%) PRINCE2
17 27 (8.41%) BDD
18 26 (8.10%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 119 (37.07%) Java
2 65 (20.25%) SQL
3 47 (14.64%) JavaScript
4 32 (9.97%) PL/SQL
5 15 (4.67%) C#
6 14 (4.36%) Python
7 12 (3.74%) Bash Shell
8 11 (3.43%) Apex Code
8 11 (3.43%) C++
9 10 (3.12%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.80%) SOQL
11 8 (2.49%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.18%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.87%) SOSL
13 6 (1.87%) VB
14 5 (1.56%) Ruby
15 4 (1.25%) Perl
16 3 (0.93%) ActionScript
16 3 (0.93%) Groovy
16 3 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (16.20%) Degree
2 41 (12.77%) ISEB
2 41 (12.77%) Security Cleared
3 30 (9.35%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.05%) CBAP
5 12 (3.74%) DV Cleared
6 10 (3.12%) IIBA
7 7 (2.18%) Chartered Engineer
7 7 (2.18%) CITP
7 7 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (2.18%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 5 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.93%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.93%) PMP
10 3 (0.93%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.62%) MBA
12 1 (0.31%) HNC
12 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.36%) QA
2 12 (3.74%) MiFID
3 5 (1.56%) ISO 20022
3 5 (1.56%) SLA
4 4 (1.25%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.93%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.93%) GDPR
6 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.31%) EMIR
7 1 (0.31%) FATCA
7 1 (0.31%) HL7
7 1 (0.31%) ISO 15022
7 1 (0.31%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 4 (1.25%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.25%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.93%) Docker
3 1 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.56%) Puppet
3 4 (1.25%) Ansible
3 4 (1.25%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 59 (18.38%) Oracle
2 38 (11.84%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.98%) IBM
4 15 (4.67%) Atlassian
5 14 (4.36%) Sybase
6 12 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (2.80%) hybris
8 7 (2.18%) Bloomberg
8 7 (2.18%) CA Agile Central
8 7 (2.18%) TIBCO
9 6 (1.87%) Informatica
9 6 (1.87%) PeopleSoft
9 6 (1.87%) SAP
10 5 (1.56%) Adobe
10 5 (1.56%) ION Trading
10 5 (1.56%) Pega
10 5 (1.56%) Tableau
11 4 (1.25%) HP
11 4 (1.25%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.93%) BEA
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