The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 49 58 49
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing UML 9 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.44% 1.19% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.47% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 10
Average daily rate £285 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.94% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.75 £37.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+34.45% +1.36%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
482 613 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 76.87% 80.87% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 374 227
Average daily rate £338 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 8
Average hourly rate £33.36 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.60% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.77 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £25.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

UML Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 February 2016, 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 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) SOA
4 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
5 7 (36.84%) Use Case
6 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
6 6 (31.58%) Spring
6 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
6 6 (31.58%) BPMN
7 5 (26.32%) IBM
7 5 (26.32%) ETL
7 5 (26.32%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle
7 5 (26.32%) J2EE
7 5 (26.32%) Web Services
8 4 (21.05%) JUnit
8 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
8 4 (21.05%) Migration
8 4 (21.05%) Maven
8 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 4 (21.05%) TDD
8 4 (21.05%) Banking
8 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
8 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (21.05%) User Stories
8 4 (21.05%) Apache Camel
9 3 (15.79%) User Experience
9 3 (15.79%) Microservices

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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%) JBoss
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) BODI
1 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects XI
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (10.53%) DataStage
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (10.53%) Star Schema
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) JUnit
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
2 3 (15.79%) Bitbucket
2 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
2 3 (15.79%) Gradle
2 3 (15.79%) Mockito
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (10.53%) Toad
4 1 (5.26%) Hudson
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Java Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Digital Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Digital Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Scala Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Scala Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
1 6 (31.58%) Spring
2 5 (26.32%) J2EE
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) Apache Camel
4 3 (15.79%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (15.79%) JAX-RS
4 3 (15.79%) REST
4 3 (15.79%) SOAP
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) JSP
5 2 (10.53%) Middleware
6 1 (5.26%) Drools
6 1 (5.26%) EJB
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) Java EE
6 1 (5.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) DataPower
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (15.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) SOA
3 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
4 7 (36.84%) Use Case
5 6 (31.58%) BPMN
5 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) ETL
6 5 (26.32%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
7 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
7 4 (21.05%) Migration
7 4 (21.05%) Scrum
7 4 (21.05%) TDD
7 4 (21.05%) User Stories
8 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (15.79%) Microservices
8 3 (15.79%) Open Source
9 2 (10.53%) B2B
9 2 (10.53%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Groovy
3 1 (5.26%) Jython
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) IBM
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Cognos
2 2 (10.53%) Talend
2 2 (10.53%) Trillium