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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 65 78 45
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -33
Contract jobs citing UML 12 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.16% 0.89% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.08% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 18
Median daily rate £388 £425 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £323 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £520 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.38 £35.81
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +12.75%
UML
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
837 1394 905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.79% 82.44% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 745 531
Median daily rate £389 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.01% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 2016, 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 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (62.50%) Use Case
2 8 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (43.75%) BPMN
3 7 (43.75%) User Stories
4 6 (37.50%) OO
5 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
6 4 (25.00%) ISEB
6 4 (25.00%) CRM
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Content Management
6 4 (25.00%) Document Management
6 4 (25.00%) Process Management
6 4 (25.00%) Workflow
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Project Governance
7 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Time Management
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) C++
8 2 (12.50%) HP
8 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
8 2 (12.50%) SOA
8 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
8 2 (12.50%) ITIL

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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Java Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Design Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) UML Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Apache CXF
1 2 (12.50%) JPA
1 2 (12.50%) JSF
1 2 (12.50%) RichFaces
2 1 (6.25%) Apache OpenJPA
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) JSP
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (62.50%) Use Case
2 8 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (43.75%) BPMN
3 7 (43.75%) User Stories
4 6 (37.50%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) Content Management
5 4 (25.00%) CRM
5 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Document Management
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Process Management
5 4 (25.00%) Project Governance
5 4 (25.00%) Workflow
6 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) Time Management
7 2 (12.50%) System Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Ada
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) HP
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat