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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 79 67 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -19
Contract jobs citing UML 13 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.92% 1.37% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.68% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 29
Median daily rate £500 £538 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £413 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £650 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £38.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.09% +2.33%
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
1165 1188 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.74% 81.37% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 657 585
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 19
Median hourly rate £20.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 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 29 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 40 (72.73%) Use Case
2 34 (61.82%) SOA
3 30 (54.55%) Data Modelling
3 30 (54.55%) Java
4 29 (52.73%) OO
4 29 (52.73%) JPA
5 28 (50.91%) Apache CXF
5 28 (50.91%) JBoss
5 28 (50.91%) Oracle
6 27 (49.09%) JSF
7 26 (47.27%) BPMN
8 24 (43.64%) Logical Data Model
9 22 (40.00%) Hibernate
10 20 (36.36%) Wireframes
11 18 (32.73%) Drools
12 17 (30.91%) Relational Database
13 16 (29.09%) RichFaces
14 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
16 10 (18.18%) CRM
17 8 (14.55%) Data Migration
17 8 (14.55%) User Stories
17 8 (14.55%) Banking
17 8 (14.55%) Migration
18 7 (12.73%) MS Visio
18 7 (12.73%) Open Source
19 6 (10.91%) QA
19 6 (10.91%) Web Services
19 6 (10.91%) Process Management
19 6 (10.91%) Workflow

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 28 (50.91%) JBoss
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (5.45%) ArcGIS
3 3 (5.45%) GeoServer
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.45%) GIS
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) JIRA
2 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.45%) Gradle
2 3 (5.45%) JBehave
2 3 (5.45%) Maven
2 3 (5.45%) Selenium
3 1 (1.82%) JProfiler
3 1 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.82%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (14.55%) Banking
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Avionics
3 1 (1.82%) Law
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (65.45%) Architect
2 32 (58.18%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (30.91%) Analyst
4 15 (27.27%) Business Analyst
5 9 (16.36%) Java Architect
5 9 (16.36%) Java Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.09%) UML Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) UML Business Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) SOA Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Applications Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Designer
8 3 (5.45%) GIS Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (3.64%) Business IT Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) IT Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) IT Business Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (52.73%) JPA
2 28 (50.91%) Apache CXF
3 27 (49.09%) JSF
4 22 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 18 (32.73%) Drools
6 16 (29.09%) RichFaces
7 6 (10.91%) Web Services
8 5 (9.09%) Java EE
9 4 (7.27%) .NET
9 4 (7.27%) Spring
10 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.45%) Apache OpenJPA
10 3 (5.45%) HTML
10 3 (5.45%) Leaflet
10 3 (5.45%) OpenLayers
10 3 (5.45%) PostGIS
10 3 (5.45%) REST
10 3 (5.45%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.82%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (72.73%) Use Case
2 34 (61.82%) SOA
3 30 (54.55%) Data Modelling
4 29 (52.73%) OO
5 26 (47.27%) BPMN
6 24 (43.64%) Logical Data Model
7 20 (36.36%) Wireframes
8 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (18.18%) CRM
10 8 (14.55%) Data Migration
10 8 (14.55%) Migration
10 8 (14.55%) User Stories
11 7 (12.73%) Open Source
12 6 (10.91%) Content Management
12 6 (10.91%) Document Management
12 6 (10.91%) Process Management
12 6 (10.91%) TOGAF
12 6 (10.91%) Workflow
13 5 (9.09%) ITIL
13 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) Java
2 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.45%) Python
3 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) COBIT
3 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (50.91%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) IBM
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.64%) Cognizant