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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 98 76 102
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +26
Contract jobs citing UML 22 50 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.13% 1.77% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 2.24% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 21
Median daily rate £325 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £340 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
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
1584 2234 2192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.23% 79.02% 77.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 1197 1215
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 24
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +26.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -8 11 £275 -35.29% 6
Glasgow +10 10 £325 +0.38%
Fife 0 1 - -
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 18 (56.25%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) OO
4 13 (40.63%) Use Case
5 12 (37.50%) BPMN
6 11 (34.38%) Data Modelling
7 10 (31.25%) SQL
7 10 (31.25%) C#
7 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 7 (21.88%) JSF
8 7 (21.88%) Maven
8 7 (21.88%) HTML
8 7 (21.88%) Linux
8 7 (21.88%) SOA
8 7 (21.88%) Apache CXF
8 7 (21.88%) JPA
8 7 (21.88%) User Stories
8 7 (21.88%) Docker
9 6 (18.75%) DevOps
9 6 (18.75%) RichFaces
9 6 (18.75%) HTML5
9 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
9 6 (18.75%) Data Migration
9 6 (18.75%) Python
9 6 (18.75%) Oracle
9 6 (18.75%) C++
9 6 (18.75%) Migration
9 6 (18.75%) Hibernate
10 5 (15.63%) Workflow
10 5 (15.63%) J2EE

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 4 (12.50%) JBoss
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (6.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Maven
2 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.25%) Bitbucket
3 2 (6.25%) Gradle
3 2 (6.25%) HP UFT
3 2 (6.25%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Mockito
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (9.38%) Banking
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Java Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Java Software Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Architect
5 4 (12.50%) UML Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) UML Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded Java Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Apache CXF
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
1 7 (21.88%) JPA
1 7 (21.88%) JSF
2 6 (18.75%) Hibernate
2 6 (18.75%) HTML5
2 6 (18.75%) RichFaces
3 5 (15.63%) J2EE
4 4 (12.50%) Web Services
5 3 (9.38%) Apache OpenJPA
6 2 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (6.25%) Apache Camel
6 2 (6.25%) Drools
6 2 (6.25%) JAX-RS
6 2 (6.25%) REST
6 2 (6.25%) SOAP
6 2 (6.25%) Spring
7 1 (3.13%) CSS
7 1 (3.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) DataPower
1 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) OO
3 13 (40.63%) Use Case
4 12 (37.50%) BPMN
5 11 (34.38%) Data Modelling
6 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 7 (21.88%) SOA
7 7 (21.88%) User Stories
8 6 (18.75%) Data Migration
8 6 (18.75%) DevOps
8 6 (18.75%) Migration
8 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
9 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
9 5 (15.63%) Workflow
10 4 (12.50%) Content Management
10 4 (12.50%) CRM
10 4 (12.50%) Document Management
10 4 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (12.50%) Process Management
10 4 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) C#
2 10 (31.25%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) C++
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) C
5 1 (3.13%) Ada
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Atlassian
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) IBM