The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 51 37 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Contract jobs citing UML 30 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.34% 2.39% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 3.44% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 8
Average daily rate £330 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +26.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
925 523 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 72.04% 69.46% 67.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 236 406
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 24
Average hourly rate £25.00 £50.83 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.81% +154.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.35 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £70.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
UML
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 25 (56.82%) Use Case
2 18 (40.91%) Data Modelling
2 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) MS Visio
3 15 (34.09%) Java
4 12 (27.27%) BPMN
5 11 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 11 (25.00%) Migration
6 10 (22.73%) Workflow
6 10 (22.73%) Content Management
6 10 (22.73%) Document Management
7 9 (20.45%) Oracle
7 9 (20.45%) User Stories
8 8 (18.18%) OO
8 8 (18.18%) Process Management
8 8 (18.18%) CRM
8 8 (18.18%) Scrum
8 8 (18.18%) Finance
9 7 (15.91%) JSF
9 7 (15.91%) Web Services
9 7 (15.91%) XML
9 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
9 7 (15.91%) SQL
10 6 (13.64%) C#
10 6 (13.64%) GIS
10 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
10 6 (13.64%) JPA
10 6 (13.64%) Business Analysis
10 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
11 5 (11.36%) Apache CXF

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Spatial
1 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.82%) IIS
1 3 (6.82%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (34.09%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Toad
1 3 (6.82%) JUnit
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.27%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (2.27%) Mockito
3 1 (2.27%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Ant
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.27%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Business Analyst
1 23 (52.27%) Analyst
2 14 (31.82%) Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Architect
4 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Java Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Junior
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Designer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Designer
6 4 (9.09%) Junior Java Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Java Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Junior Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Spatial Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) JSF
1 7 (15.91%) Web Services
1 7 (15.91%) XML
2 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
2 6 (13.64%) JPA
3 5 (11.36%) Apache CXF
3 5 (11.36%) .NET
4 4 (9.09%) HTML
5 3 (6.82%) RichFaces
5 3 (6.82%) Spring
5 3 (6.82%) XSL
5 3 (6.82%) Classic ASP
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.82%) CSS
6 2 (4.55%) XSLT
6 2 (4.55%) SOAP
6 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.27%) Java EE
7 1 (2.27%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.27%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) GIS
2 3 (6.82%) Open Source
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Use Case
2 18 (40.91%) Data Modelling
2 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.27%) BPMN
4 11 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 11 (25.00%) Migration
5 10 (22.73%) Workflow
5 10 (22.73%) Content Management
5 10 (22.73%) Document Management
6 9 (20.45%) User Stories
7 8 (18.18%) OO
7 8 (18.18%) Process Management
7 8 (18.18%) CRM
7 8 (18.18%) Scrum
8 6 (13.64%) Business Analysis
9 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.36%) SOA
9 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
10 4 (9.09%) Project Management
10 4 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.91%) SQL
3 6 (13.64%) C#
4 3 (6.82%) PHP
5 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.55%) VB
5 2 (4.55%) XQuery
5 2 (4.55%) XPath
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) ISEB
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) OCPJP
2 1 (2.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) JBoss
3 3 (6.82%) ESRI
4 1 (2.27%) Genesys
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Sun
4 1 (2.27%) Chordiant
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