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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
UK / Scotland
Rank 96 76 83
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Contract jobs citing UML 11 52 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 2.06% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 2.48% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 33 26
Median daily rate £420 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £47.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +30.13%

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
1474 2095 2218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.13% 82.87% 81.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 1130 1253
Median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 41
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +73.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.70 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £50.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -12 6 £420 -20.00% 5
Glasgow -5 4 £325 +15.04% 1
West Lothian - 2 £423 -
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 19 (59.38%) Java
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (46.88%) OO
4 12 (37.50%) Use Case
5 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
5 11 (34.38%) C#
6 10 (31.25%) BPMN
6 10 (31.25%) Waterfall
7 8 (25.00%) Docker
7 8 (25.00%) Maven
7 8 (25.00%) HTML
7 8 (25.00%) SQL
7 8 (25.00%) Linux
8 7 (21.88%) Python
8 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
8 7 (21.88%) SOA
8 7 (21.88%) Workflow
8 7 (21.88%) DevOps
8 7 (21.88%) HTML5
9 6 (18.75%) JPA
9 6 (18.75%) Atlassian
9 6 (18.75%) Apache CXF
9 6 (18.75%) Hibernate
9 6 (18.75%) JSF
9 6 (18.75%) C++
10 5 (15.63%) J2EE
10 5 (15.63%) Finance
10 5 (15.63%) RichFaces
10 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
11 4 (12.50%) Git (software)

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 (9.38%) JBoss
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (6.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) 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%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Mockito
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
1 12 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Java Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Java Software Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Architect
5 2 (6.25%) UML Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Designer
6 1 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Real Time Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Solutions Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) HTML
2 7 (21.88%) HTML5
3 6 (18.75%) Apache CXF
3 6 (18.75%) Hibernate
3 6 (18.75%) JPA
3 6 (18.75%) JSF
4 5 (15.63%) J2EE
4 5 (15.63%) RichFaces
5 4 (12.50%) Web Services
6 3 (9.38%) Apache OpenJPA
7 2 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (6.25%) Apache Camel
7 2 (6.25%) Drools
7 2 (6.25%) JAX-RS
7 2 (6.25%) REST
7 2 (6.25%) SOAP
7 2 (6.25%) Spring
8 1 (3.13%) CSS
8 1 (3.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) DataPower
1 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) OO
3 12 (37.50%) Use Case
4 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
5 10 (31.25%) BPMN
5 10 (31.25%) Waterfall
6 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
6 7 (21.88%) DevOps
6 7 (21.88%) SOA
6 7 (21.88%) Workflow
7 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
8 4 (12.50%) Migration
8 4 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (12.50%) Scrum
8 4 (12.50%) Time Management
8 4 (12.50%) User Stories
9 3 (9.38%) Logical Data Model
9 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.38%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) Python
5 6 (18.75%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) C
7 1 (3.13%) Ada
7 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.25%) IBM