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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 134 104 89
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -15
Contract jobs citing UML 14 28 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 0.95% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 1.19% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 32
Median daily rate £500 £575 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +55.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £428 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £650 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £38.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.09% +2.33%
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
2384 2346 2035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.69% 79.82% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1380 1244 1142
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 61 37
Median hourly rate £37.50 £31.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £14.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -13 12 £500 -6.97% 1
Fife +3 1 - -
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 46 (66.67%) SOA
2 45 (65.22%) Use Case
3 42 (60.87%) Java
4 34 (49.28%) OO
5 33 (47.83%) Data Modelling
6 32 (46.38%) JBoss
6 32 (46.38%) Oracle
7 30 (43.48%) JPA
8 29 (42.03%) Apache CXF
9 28 (40.58%) JSF
10 27 (39.13%) Hibernate
10 27 (39.13%) BPMN
11 25 (36.23%) Logical Data Model
12 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (31.88%) Wireframes
14 19 (27.54%) Relational Database
14 19 (27.54%) Drools
15 17 (24.64%) RichFaces
16 13 (18.84%) Web Services
17 12 (17.39%) Data Migration
17 12 (17.39%) Migration
17 12 (17.39%) Oracle BPM
18 11 (15.94%) Banking
19 10 (14.49%) CRM
19 10 (14.49%) Open Source
20 8 (11.59%) REST
20 8 (11.59%) User Stories
20 8 (11.59%) MS Visio
20 8 (11.59%) IBM
20 8 (11.59%) Spring

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 32 (46.38%) JBoss
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (4.35%) ArcGIS
3 3 (4.35%) GeoServer
3 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.35%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.54%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.35%) GIS
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Gradle
1 6 (8.70%) Maven
2 4 (5.80%) JIRA
3 3 (4.35%) Bitbucket
3 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.35%) JBehave
3 3 (4.35%) JUnit
3 3 (4.35%) Mockito
3 3 (4.35%) Selenium
3 3 (4.35%) Subversion
4 2 (2.90%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.45%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.45%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (15.94%) Banking
2 6 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.45%) Avionics
3 1 (1.45%) Back Office
3 1 (1.45%) Law
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (59.42%) Architect
2 33 (47.83%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (26.09%) Analyst
4 15 (21.74%) Business Analyst
5 13 (18.84%) Java Architect
6 9 (13.04%) Java Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.70%) Developer
8 5 (7.25%) UML Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) UML Business Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Designer
9 4 (5.80%) SOA Architect
9 4 (5.80%) Solutions Designer
10 3 (4.35%) Applications Architect
10 3 (4.35%) GIS Architect
10 3 (4.35%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Architect
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
11 2 (2.90%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (43.48%) JPA
2 29 (42.03%) Apache CXF
3 28 (40.58%) JSF
4 27 (39.13%) Hibernate
5 19 (27.54%) Drools
6 17 (24.64%) RichFaces
7 13 (18.84%) Web Services
8 8 (11.59%) REST
8 8 (11.59%) Spring
9 6 (8.70%) Java EE
10 5 (7.25%) SOAP
11 4 (5.80%) .NET
11 4 (5.80%) HTML
12 3 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
12 3 (4.35%) Apache Camel
12 3 (4.35%) J2EE
12 3 (4.35%) JAX-RS
12 3 (4.35%) Leaflet
12 3 (4.35%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) User Experience
2 3 (4.35%) DataPower
2 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.45%) Physics
3 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Linux
1 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (66.67%) SOA
2 45 (65.22%) Use Case
3 34 (49.28%) OO
4 33 (47.83%) Data Modelling
5 27 (39.13%) BPMN
6 25 (36.23%) Logical Data Model
7 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (31.88%) Wireframes
9 12 (17.39%) Data Migration
9 12 (17.39%) Migration
10 10 (14.49%) CRM
10 10 (14.49%) Open Source
11 8 (11.59%) User Stories
12 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
12 7 (10.14%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (10.14%) Process Management
12 7 (10.14%) Workflow
13 6 (8.70%) Content Management
13 6 (8.70%) TDD
13 6 (8.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.87%) Java
2 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.80%) SQL
3 3 (4.35%) Python
4 2 (2.90%) C++
4 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.45%) Ada
5 1 (1.45%) C#
5 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) QA
2 4 (5.80%) COBIT
3 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.45%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.45%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 32 (46.38%) Oracle
2 8 (11.59%) IBM
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.90%) Cognizant
5 2 (2.90%) Talend
6 1 (1.45%) Pega