The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 82 39 58
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +19
Contract jobs citing UML 11 44 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.65% 3.74% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 4.72% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 3
Average daily rate
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£438 £411 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +28.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £351 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £498 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.95 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +2.63%
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1321 933 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 78.58% 79.34% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 512 384
Average daily rate £400 £400 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.77 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.45% -27.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £5.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UML across the Edinburgh region.

UML Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UML.

1 22 (73.33%) Data Modelling
2 19 (63.33%) Use Case
3 18 (60.00%) Java
4 15 (50.00%) OO
5 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (43.33%) Oracle
6 13 (43.33%) SOA
6 13 (43.33%) JPA
7 11 (36.67%) Logical Data Model
8 9 (30.00%) BPMN
9 8 (26.67%) MS Visio
10 7 (23.33%) Process Management
10 7 (23.33%) User Stories
10 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
11 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
11 6 (20.00%) Workflow
11 6 (20.00%) Migration
11 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
11 6 (20.00%) Content Management
11 6 (20.00%) Document Management
11 6 (20.00%) JSF
11 6 (20.00%) CRM
12 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
12 5 (16.67%) Apache CXF
13 4 (13.33%) JBoss
13 4 (13.33%) CSS
13 4 (13.33%) JSP
13 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
14 3 (10.00%) Military
14 3 (10.00%) Banking

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) JBoss
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (6.67%) Confluence
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.00%) MS Access
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (6.67%) NetBeans
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (10.00%) Military
1 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Architect
2 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (30.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.33%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) JPA
2 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (20.00%) JSF
3 5 (16.67%) Apache CXF
4 4 (13.33%) CSS
4 4 (13.33%) JSP
5 3 (10.00%) Drools
6 2 (6.67%) Spring
6 2 (6.67%) RichFaces
6 2 (6.67%) jQuery
6 2 (6.67%) MyBatis
6 2 (6.67%) HTML
6 2 (6.67%) Java EE
7 1 (3.33%) SWT
7 1 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (3.33%) J2EE
7 1 (3.33%) Web Services
7 1 (3.33%) JFace
7 1 (3.33%) Apache OpenJPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Equities
1 1 (3.33%) Derivative
1 1 (3.33%) Taxonomies
1 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Data Modelling
2 19 (63.33%) Use Case
3 15 (50.00%) OO
4 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (43.33%) SOA
6 11 (36.67%) Logical Data Model
7 9 (30.00%) BPMN
8 7 (23.33%) User Stories
8 7 (23.33%) Process Management
9 6 (20.00%) Workflow
9 6 (20.00%) Migration
9 6 (20.00%) CRM
9 6 (20.00%) Content Management
9 6 (20.00%) Document Management
9 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
10 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
11 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
11 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
12 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
12 2 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) C#
2 3 (10.00%) C++
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Ada
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat