The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 24 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 Glasgow 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 62 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Contract jobs citing UML 5 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.72% 3.17% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 4.30% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 20
Average daily rate £388 £338 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -12.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.70 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
505 675 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 73.08% 73.77% 70.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 368 305
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 22
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
UML
Scotland

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UML across the Glasgow region.

UML Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UML across the Glasgow region.

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 15 (78.95%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) J2EE
2 10 (52.63%) OO
2 10 (52.63%) SOA
3 9 (47.37%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (47.37%) Java SE
3 9 (47.37%) Computer Science
3 9 (47.37%) Low Latency
4 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Maven
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
7 3 (15.79%) JMS
7 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
8 2 (10.53%) MySQL
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
8 2 (10.53%) OLAP
8 2 (10.53%) Ant
8 2 (10.53%) HTML
8 2 (10.53%) JBoss
8 2 (10.53%) RUP
8 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
8 2 (10.53%) SOAP
8 2 (10.53%) UNIX
8 2 (10.53%) ETL
8 2 (10.53%) JDBC

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) GemFire
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Mule
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (5.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) OLAP
1 2 (10.53%) OLTP
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) Ant
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Java Architect
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
1 9 (47.37%) Java/J2EE Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Java Technical Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.26%) SOA Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) J2EE
2 9 (47.37%) Java SE
3 3 (15.79%) JMS
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) SOAP
4 2 (10.53%) JDBC
4 2 (10.53%) Spring
5 1 (5.26%) JSP
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) XSLT
5 1 (5.26%) DHTML
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.26%) Java EE
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
5 1 (5.26%) Java EE 5
5 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Computer Science
2 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Solaris
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) OO
1 10 (52.63%) SOA
2 9 (47.37%) OOA/OOD
2 9 (47.37%) Low Latency
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) OOD
4 2 (10.53%) RUP
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
5 1 (5.26%) Use Case
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) ERD
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VBScript
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) EMIR
1 1 (5.26%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) Cognos