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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 131 106 72
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -34
Contract jobs citing UML 4 32 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 1.00% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 1.22% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 29
Median daily rate £385 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £309 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £448 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £35.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £41.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +11.33%
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
2062 2613 2188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.15% 81.55% 79.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1225 1321 1152
Median daily rate £356 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 57 34
Median hourly rate £39.50 £30.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
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 29 July 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 -4 3 £385 -20.00% 2
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (63.89%) Use Case
2 21 (58.33%) SOA
3 17 (47.22%) OO
3 17 (47.22%) Data Modelling
3 17 (47.22%) Oracle
4 16 (44.44%) Java
5 13 (36.11%) JBoss
5 13 (36.11%) JPA
6 12 (33.33%) Apache CXF
7 11 (30.56%) Logical Data Model
7 11 (30.56%) BPMN
7 11 (30.56%) JSF
8 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.00%) Hibernate
10 8 (22.22%) Banking
10 8 (22.22%) CRM
10 8 (22.22%) RichFaces
10 8 (22.22%) Wireframes
11 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
12 6 (16.67%) Drools
12 6 (16.67%) Data Migration
12 6 (16.67%) Migration
13 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (13.89%) Finance
13 5 (13.89%) TOGAF
13 5 (13.89%) IBM
13 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
13 5 (13.89%) ITIL
13 5 (13.89%) Java EE
13 5 (13.89%) User Stories

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 13 (36.11%) JBoss
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) JProfiler
1 1 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.78%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (22.22%) Banking
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Avionics
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Architect
2 15 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (33.33%) Analyst
4 11 (30.56%) Business Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Java Architect
6 5 (13.89%) Java Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Developer
7 3 (8.33%) SOA Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) UML Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) UML Business Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) SOA Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Project Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) JPA
2 12 (33.33%) Apache CXF
3 11 (30.56%) JSF
4 9 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (22.22%) RichFaces
6 6 (16.67%) Drools
7 5 (13.89%) Java EE
8 4 (11.11%) .NET
9 3 (8.33%) Web Services
10 2 (5.56%) Java EE 5
10 2 (5.56%) Oracle ADF
10 2 (5.56%) REST
10 2 (5.56%) SOAP
11 1 (2.78%) Apache OpenJPA
11 1 (2.78%) HTML
11 1 (2.78%) HTML5
11 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.78%) Physics
2 1 (2.78%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Use Case
2 21 (58.33%) SOA
3 17 (47.22%) Data Modelling
3 17 (47.22%) OO
4 11 (30.56%) BPMN
4 11 (30.56%) Logical Data Model
5 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.22%) CRM
6 8 (22.22%) Wireframes
7 6 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 6 (16.67%) Migration
8 5 (13.89%) ITIL
8 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.89%) TOGAF
8 5 (13.89%) User Stories
9 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) Content Management
9 4 (11.11%) Document Management
9 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) C++
3 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Ada
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) COBIT
2 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) IBM
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat