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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 96 62 88
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +26
Contract jobs citing UML 37 68 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.16% 2.47% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 3.16% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 31 7
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£375 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £325 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £367
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.38 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.24 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+9.97% +2.73%
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
2532 2154 1769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.52% 78.21% 71.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1302 1125 885
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 37 42
Average hourly rate £30.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.23% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.70 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £115.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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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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
Glasgow +7 15 £318 - 2
Edinburgh -37 8 £505 +26.25% 4
Fife - 5 - - 1
North Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Stirling -8 1 - -
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 34 (49.28%) Oracle
2 33 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (46.38%) Java
4 29 (42.03%) Data Modelling
5 27 (39.13%) OO
6 23 (33.33%) Use Case
7 19 (27.54%) SQL
8 18 (26.09%) SOA
9 16 (23.19%) MS Visio
10 15 (21.74%) Hibernate
11 14 (20.29%) Relational Database
12 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
12 13 (18.84%) CSS
13 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
13 12 (17.39%) C#
13 12 (17.39%) Tomcat
13 12 (17.39%) Spring
13 12 (17.39%) JPA
14 11 (15.94%) Waterfall
14 11 (15.94%) SDLC
14 11 (15.94%) Eclipse
14 11 (15.94%) JSP
15 10 (14.49%) C++
15 10 (14.49%) Systems Analysis
15 10 (14.49%) Banking
16 9 (13.04%) Data Analysis
16 9 (13.04%) Scrum
16 9 (13.04%) Finance
16 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
16 9 (13.04%) Logical Data Model

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 12 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.59%) Apache
3 4 (5.80%) JBoss
4 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (4.35%) Confluence
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.90%) GlassFish
Applications
1 16 (23.19%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (11.59%) RDBMS
4 7 (10.14%) MS Access
5 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.90%) MySQL
7 1 (1.45%) QlikView
7 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.45%) Big Data
7 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Eclipse
2 7 (10.14%) Maven
3 5 (7.25%) JIRA
3 5 (7.25%) Axure RP
3 5 (7.25%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (5.80%) Subversion
5 3 (4.35%) Toad
5 3 (4.35%) NetBeans
5 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.90%) JUnit
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.45%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
General
1 10 (14.49%) Banking
2 9 (13.04%) Finance
3 8 (11.59%) Military
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
4 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Analyst
2 19 (27.54%) Business Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) Developer
4 12 (17.39%) Architect
5 11 (15.94%) Systems Analyst
6 9 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 9 (13.04%) Java Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.70%) Business Systems Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Designer
8 5 (7.25%) Data Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Solutions Designer
9 4 (5.80%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Business Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) UML Business Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) Software Programmer
10 3 (4.35%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) Hibernate
2 13 (18.84%) CSS
3 12 (17.39%) Spring
3 12 (17.39%) JPA
4 11 (15.94%) JSP
5 8 (11.59%) HTML
5 8 (11.59%) XML
6 7 (10.14%) JSF
7 6 (8.70%) jQuery
8 5 (7.25%) Apache CXF
8 5 (7.25%) Java EE
9 3 (4.35%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.35%) .NET
9 3 (4.35%) Web Services
9 3 (4.35%) Drools
9 3 (4.35%) Spring Integration
9 3 (4.35%) MyBatis
10 2 (2.90%) JRuby
10 2 (2.90%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) GIS
2 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.90%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Social Media
3 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.45%) User Experience
3 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.45%) Replication
3 1 (1.45%) Equities
3 1 (1.45%) Derivative
3 1 (1.45%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) UNIX
1 8 (11.59%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.03%) Data Modelling
3 27 (39.13%) OO
4 23 (33.33%) Use Case
5 18 (26.09%) SOA
6 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
7 11 (15.94%) Waterfall
7 11 (15.94%) SDLC
8 10 (14.49%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (13.04%) Data Analysis
9 9 (13.04%) Scrum
9 9 (13.04%) Mentoring
9 9 (13.04%) Logical Data Model
10 8 (11.59%) Web Development
10 8 (11.59%) Project Management
11 7 (10.14%) BPMN
12 6 (8.70%) Data Migration
12 6 (8.70%) Process Management
12 6 (8.70%) Migration
12 6 (8.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 32 (46.38%) Java
2 19 (27.54%) SQL
3 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 12 (17.39%) C#
4 10 (14.49%) C++
5 8 (11.59%) Ada
6 6 (8.70%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.90%) Jython
8 2 (2.90%) Groovy
9 1 (1.45%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.45%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 34 (49.28%) Oracle
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.45%) Adobe
3 1 (1.45%) Genesys
3 1 (1.45%) Informatica
3 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.45%) Ab Initio
3 1 (1.45%) Sybase
3 1 (1.45%) Cognos
3 1 (1.45%) IBM
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