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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 56 41 54
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Contract jobs citing UML 4 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.56% 2.52% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 3.78% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +9.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
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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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
571 397 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.53% 66.61% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 184 263
Average daily rate £375 £370 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +18.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £230 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £18.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -31.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £133.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 27 November 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 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) SOA
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) JSP
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) XML
4 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
4 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) CRM
4 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
4 4 (26.67%) Genesys
4 4 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
4 4 (26.67%) IVR
4 4 (26.67%) Spring
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) GlassFish
4 4 (26.67%) Java EE
4 4 (26.67%) Use Case
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (20.00%) REST
5 3 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (20.00%) TDD

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
1 4 (26.67%) GlassFish
2 3 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (13.33%) JBoss
3 2 (13.33%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (13.33%) WebLogic Integration
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Genesys Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Design Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Genesys Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Process Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) JSP
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
1 4 (26.67%) XML
1 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
1 4 (26.67%) Spring
1 4 (26.67%) jQuery
1 4 (26.67%) Java EE
2 3 (20.00%) REST
2 3 (20.00%) JMS
2 3 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) Servlets
3 2 (13.33%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) Struts
3 2 (13.33%) EJB
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (13.33%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) IVR
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) DataPower
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (26.67%) Use Case
3 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) OOD
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) AOP
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) BPMN
5 2 (13.33%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Jython
3 2 (13.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) HNC
1 1 (6.67%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
1 4 (26.67%) Genesys
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Yahoo!
2 2 (13.33%) Google
2 2 (13.33%) Kony
2 2 (13.33%) Twitter
3 1 (6.67%) FatWire