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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 61 62 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -24
Contract jobs citing UML 19 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.39% 1.24% 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.73% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 20
Average daily rate
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£388 £356 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -16.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £260 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -6.41%
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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
1042 808 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.17% 71.82% 66.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 427 222
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 9
Average hourly rate £28.50 £13.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.27% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.02 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £14.68 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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
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 30 January 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 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) Java
2 15 (40.54%) Use Case
3 14 (37.84%) Data Modelling
4 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
5 11 (29.73%) SOA
6 10 (27.03%) OO
7 9 (24.32%) Oracle
7 9 (24.32%) BPMN
8 8 (21.62%) Data Analysis
8 8 (21.62%) JBoss
9 7 (18.92%) OOD
9 7 (18.92%) Web Services
10 6 (16.22%) CRM
10 6 (16.22%) C#
10 6 (16.22%) TDD
10 6 (16.22%) Hibernate
10 6 (16.22%) Scrum
10 6 (16.22%) JSF
10 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
11 5 (13.51%) Ajax
11 5 (13.51%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (13.51%) Finance
11 5 (13.51%) XML
12 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
12 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
12 4 (10.81%) MS Access
12 4 (10.81%) SQL
12 4 (10.81%) J2EE
12 4 (10.81%) JUnit

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (21.62%) JBoss
2 4 (10.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) MS Access
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
1 4 (10.81%) JUnit
1 4 (10.81%) NUnit
1 4 (10.81%) Subversion
1 4 (10.81%) Selenium
1 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
1 4 (10.81%) Mockito
2 2 (5.41%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Analyst
2 17 (45.95%) Business Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Designer
4 8 (21.62%) Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
6 5 (13.51%) UML Business Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Data Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Architect
9 2 (5.41%) Business Data Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) Payments Business Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) Business Process Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Web Services
2 6 (16.22%) Hibernate
2 6 (16.22%) JSF
3 5 (13.51%) Ajax
3 5 (13.51%) XML
4 4 (10.81%) J2EE
4 4 (10.81%) EJB
4 4 (10.81%) JSP
4 4 (10.81%) Servlets
4 4 (10.81%) Struts
4 4 (10.81%) Spring
4 4 (10.81%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (10.81%) LINQ
4 4 (10.81%) Gherkin
5 3 (8.11%) .NET
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.41%) Middleware
6 2 (5.41%) XML Schema
6 2 (5.41%) Apache CXF
6 2 (5.41%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) Use Case
3 14 (37.84%) Data Modelling
4 11 (29.73%) SOA
5 10 (27.03%) OO
6 9 (24.32%) BPMN
7 8 (21.62%) Data Analysis
8 7 (18.92%) OOD
9 6 (16.22%) CRM
9 6 (16.22%) TDD
9 6 (16.22%) Scrum
9 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
10 5 (13.51%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (10.81%) Project Management
11 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
12 2 (5.41%) Migration
12 2 (5.41%) Process Management
12 2 (5.41%) MVC
12 2 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) C#
3 4 (10.81%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Chordiant
3 2 (5.41%) Genesys
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
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