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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 74 63 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Contract jobs citing UML 22 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.46% 1.64% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 2.04% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 22
Median daily rate £450 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £364 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.26% -2.59%
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
1233 1175 940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.82% 80.31% 75.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 667 545
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 60 (76.92%) Use Case
2 48 (61.54%) SOA
3 46 (58.97%) Data Modelling
4 45 (57.69%) BPMN
5 44 (56.41%) Java
6 43 (55.13%) OO
7 40 (51.28%) JPA
7 40 (51.28%) JSF
8 39 (50.00%) Apache CXF
9 37 (47.44%) JBoss
10 36 (46.15%) Oracle
11 35 (44.87%) Hibernate
12 34 (43.59%) Logical Data Model
13 28 (35.90%) RichFaces
14 26 (33.33%) Drools
15 24 (30.77%) Relational Database
16 20 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (23.08%) Oracle BPM
18 15 (19.23%) CRM
19 14 (17.95%) Migration
19 14 (17.95%) Data Migration
20 13 (16.67%) User Stories
21 12 (15.38%) MS Visio
22 11 (14.10%) Web Services
22 11 (14.10%) Workflow
22 11 (14.10%) Process Management
22 11 (14.10%) Content Management
22 11 (14.10%) Document Management
23 9 (11.54%) Project Governance
24 8 (10.26%) Banking

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 37 (47.44%) JBoss
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (3.85%) ArcGIS
3 3 (3.85%) GeoServer
4 1 (1.28%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (23.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.85%) GIS
3 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) JIRA
2 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.85%) Gradle
2 3 (3.85%) JBehave
2 3 (3.85%) Maven
2 3 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.28%) ERwin
3 1 (1.28%) JProfiler
3 1 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.28%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (10.26%) Banking
2 5 (6.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Avionics
3 1 (1.28%) Law
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (62.82%) Architect
2 39 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 23 (29.49%) Analyst
4 21 (26.92%) Business Analyst
5 11 (14.10%) Java Architect
5 11 (14.10%) Java Solutions Architect
6 9 (11.54%) Applications Architect
7 8 (10.26%) UML Analyst
7 8 (10.26%) UML Business Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Lead Architect
8 6 (7.69%) SOA Architect
9 5 (6.41%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Data Modeller
10 3 (3.85%) Designer
10 3 (3.85%) GIS Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
11 2 (2.56%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.28%) JPA
1 40 (51.28%) JSF
2 39 (50.00%) Apache CXF
3 35 (44.87%) Hibernate
4 28 (35.90%) RichFaces
5 26 (33.33%) Drools
6 11 (14.10%) Web Services
7 6 (7.69%) Apache OpenJPA
7 6 (7.69%) Java EE
8 4 (5.13%) .NET
8 4 (5.13%) Spring
9 3 (3.85%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.85%) HTML
9 3 (3.85%) Leaflet
9 3 (3.85%) OpenLayers
9 3 (3.85%) PostGIS
9 3 (3.85%) REST
9 3 (3.85%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.56%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.28%) Physics
3 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (76.92%) Use Case
2 48 (61.54%) SOA
3 46 (58.97%) Data Modelling
4 45 (57.69%) BPMN
5 43 (55.13%) OO
6 34 (43.59%) Logical Data Model
7 20 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (19.23%) CRM
9 14 (17.95%) Data Migration
9 14 (17.95%) Migration
10 13 (16.67%) User Stories
11 11 (14.10%) Content Management
11 11 (14.10%) Document Management
11 11 (14.10%) Process Management
11 11 (14.10%) Workflow
12 9 (11.54%) Project Governance
13 8 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
14 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
14 7 (8.97%) Open Source
15 6 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 44 (56.41%) Java
2 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (1.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 4 (5.13%) COBIT
3 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Vendors
1 36 (46.15%) Oracle
2 8 (10.26%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.41%) IBM
4 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.56%) Cognizant