The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 64 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing UML 6 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.71% 2.66% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 3.20% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 26 14
Median daily rate £420 £538 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.86% +45.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £608 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £49.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +35.61%

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
713 1219 1090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.48% 83.21% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 640 619
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £553 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Median hourly rate £14.97 £19.02 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% -33.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.59 £41.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing UML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 23 February 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for UML.

1 11 (57.89%) Use Case
2 10 (52.63%) BPMN
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) Java
4 8 (42.11%) Data Modelling
5 7 (36.84%) OO
6 6 (31.58%) JSF
6 6 (31.58%) JPA
6 6 (31.58%) Apache CXF
7 5 (26.32%) RichFaces
7 5 (26.32%) User Stories
7 5 (26.32%) SOA
8 4 (21.05%) Workflow
8 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
8 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
9 3 (15.79%) Time Management
9 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.79%) Scrum
9 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 3 (15.79%) Process Management
9 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
9 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
9 3 (15.79%) JBoss
9 3 (15.79%) C#
9 3 (15.79%) C++
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle
9 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
9 3 (15.79%) Logical Data Model
9 3 (15.79%) Apache OpenJPA
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle BPM

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (15.79%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Java Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Implementation Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Solutions Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) UML Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Apache CXF
1 6 (31.58%) JPA
1 6 (31.58%) JSF
2 5 (26.32%) RichFaces
3 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
4 3 (15.79%) Apache OpenJPA
5 2 (10.53%) Drools
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) HTML
6 1 (5.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Use Case
2 10 (52.63%) BPMN
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) Data Modelling
5 7 (36.84%) OO
6 5 (26.32%) SOA
6 5 (26.32%) User Stories
7 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Workflow
8 3 (15.79%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.79%) Process Management
8 3 (15.79%) Scrum
8 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.79%) Time Management
8 3 (15.79%) Wireframes
9 2 (10.53%) Content Management
9 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
9 2 (10.53%) Migration
9 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) Ada
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
1 3 (15.79%) Red Hat