The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 82 82 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -34
Contract jobs citing UML 40 34 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.48% 1.38% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.92% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 40
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£400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £302 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £411 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £37.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-2.14% -4.48%
UML
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2110 1769 1439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 77.83% 71.56% 69.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1190 892 749
Average daily rate £400 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 26 21
Average hourly rate £24.00 £17.93 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.85% -52.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.22 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £180.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

UML
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

UML Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

UML
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UML across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

UML Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

UML
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

UML Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

UML
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +1 23 £370 +13.84% 4
Glasgow +1 10 £438 +12.90% 1
West Lothian +4 2 £423 +19.01%
Highlands - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 37 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (39.39%) Oracle
3 24 (36.36%) Java
4 23 (34.85%) Data Modelling
5 21 (31.82%) SQL
5 21 (31.82%) Spring
6 19 (28.79%) Hibernate
7 18 (27.27%) BPMN
8 14 (21.21%) SOA
8 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
8 14 (21.21%) Use Case
9 13 (19.70%) Oracle Database
9 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
9 13 (19.70%) JSP
10 12 (18.18%) CSS
10 12 (18.18%) Web Services
10 12 (18.18%) OO
10 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
11 11 (16.67%) XML
11 11 (16.67%) Scrum
11 11 (16.67%) Subversion
11 11 (16.67%) jQuery
12 10 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (15.15%) Waterfall
12 10 (15.15%) JSF
12 10 (15.15%) Business Analysis
12 10 (15.15%) Finance
12 10 (15.15%) TDD
12 10 (15.15%) UNIX
12 10 (15.15%) WebLogic

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (15.15%) WebLogic
2 8 (12.12%) JBoss
3 7 (10.61%) GlassFish
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (7.58%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.03%) Confluence
7 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.03%) Apache
7 2 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (3.03%) WebLogic Integration
7 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
1 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle Database
3 10 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 8 (12.12%) RDBMS
4 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (7.58%) MS Access
5 5 (7.58%) MySQL
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Subversion
2 7 (10.61%) JUnit
2 7 (10.61%) Eclipse
3 6 (9.09%) Maven
4 5 (7.58%) JIRA
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (7.58%) Selenium
5 4 (6.06%) Mockito
5 4 (6.06%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.06%) NUnit
6 3 (4.55%) Rational Application Developer
7 2 (3.03%) NetBeans
7 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.52%) Ant
8 1 (1.52%) JDeveloper
8 1 (1.52%) Log4j
8 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Rational Rose
8 1 (1.52%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 3 (4.55%) Back Office
5 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Analyst
2 28 (42.42%) Business Analyst
3 19 (28.79%) Developer
4 15 (22.73%) Java Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Business Systems Analyst
5 10 (15.15%) Systems Analyst
6 9 (13.64%) Solutions Designer
6 9 (13.64%) Designer
7 6 (9.09%) Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) UML Business Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Designer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Applications Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Process Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Business Process Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Data Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (4.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) Spring
2 19 (28.79%) Hibernate
3 13 (19.70%) JSP
4 12 (18.18%) CSS
4 12 (18.18%) Web Services
5 11 (16.67%) XML
5 11 (16.67%) jQuery
6 10 (15.15%) JSF
7 9 (13.64%) Java EE
8 8 (12.12%) J2EE
9 7 (10.61%) Struts
9 7 (10.61%) Ajax
10 6 (9.09%) EJB
10 6 (9.09%) Servlets
11 5 (7.58%) HTML
11 5 (7.58%) Oracle ADF
11 5 (7.58%) JRuby
11 5 (7.58%) Java EE 5
12 4 (6.06%) JPA
12 4 (6.06%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Smart Meter
1 4 (6.06%) Data Structures
2 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.03%) SWIFT
3 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.03%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) DataPower
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) UNIX
2 6 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.85%) Data Modelling
3 18 (27.27%) BPMN
4 14 (21.21%) SOA
4 14 (21.21%) Use Case
5 12 (18.18%) OO
6 11 (16.67%) Scrum
7 10 (15.15%) Business Analysis
7 10 (15.15%) TDD
7 10 (15.15%) Waterfall
8 9 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (13.64%) Data Analysis
9 8 (12.12%) MVC
9 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (10.61%) CRM
10 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.61%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 6 (9.09%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) Java
2 21 (31.82%) SQL
3 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
4 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 6 (9.09%) C#
6 5 (7.58%) Jython
6 5 (7.58%) Groovy
7 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Oracle
2 4 (6.06%) SAP
2 4 (6.06%) Genesys
3 3 (4.55%) Chordiant
4 2 (3.03%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.03%) Yahoo!
4 2 (3.03%) Google
4 2 (3.03%) Kony
5 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.52%) Pega
5 1 (1.52%) Coverity
5 1 (1.52%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.52%) HP
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