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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 68 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Contract jobs citing UML 19 34 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.36% 2.73% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 3.71% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 28 2
Average daily rate
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£538 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £250 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £479 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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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
1090 917 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 78.19% 73.65% 73.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 564 294
Average daily rate £375 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £515 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 26 (61.90%) Data Modelling
2 24 (57.14%) Oracle
3 18 (42.86%) Java
4 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 13 (30.95%) Use Case
7 12 (28.57%) JPA
8 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
9 10 (23.81%) OO
9 10 (23.81%) SOA
9 10 (23.81%) Hibernate
10 9 (21.43%) MS Access
10 9 (21.43%) BPMN
10 9 (21.43%) JSF
10 9 (21.43%) Business Analysis
10 9 (21.43%) Logical Data Model
11 8 (19.05%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (19.05%) Project Management
11 8 (19.05%) Spring
11 8 (19.05%) Subversion
12 7 (16.67%) UNIX
12 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 6 (14.29%) SQL
13 6 (14.29%) JSP
13 6 (14.29%) CRM
13 6 (14.29%) JBoss
13 6 (14.29%) JIRA
13 6 (14.29%) Maven
13 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
13 6 (14.29%) Relational Database

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6 (14.29%) JBoss
2 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.52%) Confluence
3 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) MS Access
3 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Subversion
2 6 (14.29%) JIRA
2 6 (14.29%) Maven
3 5 (11.90%) JUnit
4 4 (9.52%) NetBeans
5 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.76%) NUnit
5 2 (4.76%) Selenium
5 2 (4.76%) Mockito
5 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (11.90%) Banking
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Analyst
2 17 (40.48%) Business Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) Architect
4 10 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (21.43%) Java Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Business Systems Analyst
5 9 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
5 9 (21.43%) Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Data Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) UML Business Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) JPA
2 10 (23.81%) Hibernate
3 9 (21.43%) JSF
4 8 (19.05%) Spring
5 6 (14.29%) JSP
6 5 (11.90%) MyBatis
6 5 (11.90%) jQuery
6 5 (11.90%) XML
6 5 (11.90%) CSS
7 4 (9.52%) Apache CXF
7 4 (9.52%) Java EE
8 3 (7.14%) Ajax
8 3 (7.14%) Drools
9 2 (4.76%) EJB
9 2 (4.76%) J2EE
9 2 (4.76%) Servlets
9 2 (4.76%) Struts
9 2 (4.76%) EJB 3.0
9 2 (4.76%) LINQ
9 2 (4.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Data Structures
2 3 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Derivative
3 1 (2.38%) Equities
3 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Data Modelling
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 13 (30.95%) Use Case
5 10 (23.81%) OO
5 10 (23.81%) SOA
6 9 (21.43%) BPMN
6 9 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 9 (21.43%) Logical Data Model
7 8 (19.05%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (19.05%) Project Management
8 6 (14.29%) CRM
8 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (9.52%) Migration
10 4 (9.52%) Scrum
10 4 (9.52%) Content Management
10 4 (9.52%) Document Management
10 4 (9.52%) Process Management
10 4 (9.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) Java
2 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft