The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 116 96 61
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -35
Contract jobs citing UML 9 40 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 1.22% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 1.49% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 31
Median daily rate £385 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £307 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £483 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £40.38 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.38 £36.95
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +9.28%
UML
UK

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
1850 2681 2236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.63% 81.84% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1088 1400 1155
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £269 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 61 30
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing UML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +3 8 £386 -11.71% 2
Glasgow -5 1 £320 -1.53% 1
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for UML.

1 14 (53.85%) Use Case
2 11 (42.31%) Data Modelling
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (30.77%) BPMN
4 8 (30.77%) SOA
4 8 (30.77%) Oracle
4 8 (30.77%) OO
5 7 (26.92%) CRM
5 7 (26.92%) User Stories
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
7 5 (19.23%) Migration
7 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
7 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
7 5 (19.23%) Banking
8 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Apache CXF
8 4 (15.38%) JPA
8 4 (15.38%) Project Governance
8 4 (15.38%) Process Improvement
8 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (15.38%) Workflow
8 4 (15.38%) Finance
8 4 (15.38%) Process Management
8 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
8 4 (15.38%) Content Management
8 4 (15.38%) Document Management
8 4 (15.38%) JSF
8 4 (15.38%) IBM
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (11.54%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (19.23%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Avionics
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Business Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) UML Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (3.85%) SOA Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Apache CXF
1 4 (15.38%) JPA
1 4 (15.38%) JSF
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
2 3 (11.54%) Java EE
2 3 (11.54%) RichFaces
3 2 (7.69%) Drools
4 1 (3.85%) Apache OpenJPA
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.85%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (3.85%) Physics
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Use Case
2 11 (42.31%) Data Modelling
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (30.77%) BPMN
4 8 (30.77%) OO
4 8 (30.77%) SOA
5 7 (26.92%) CRM
5 7 (26.92%) User Stories
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
7 5 (19.23%) Migration
8 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Content Management
8 4 (15.38%) Document Management
8 4 (15.38%) Process Improvement
8 4 (15.38%) Process Management
8 4 (15.38%) Project Governance
8 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
8 4 (15.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) Ada
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) COBIT
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) IBM
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Cognizant
3 2 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat