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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 107 105 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -31
Contract jobs citing UML 16 38 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 1.18% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.43% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 26
Median daily rate £385 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £307 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £488 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.38 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +12.16%
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
1795 2659 2156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.70% 82.35% 77.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 1380 1174
Median daily rate £355 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 55 40
Median hourly rate £39.50 £23.35 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.16% -28.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +11 13 £388 -8.82% 1
Glasgow +2 2 £310 -0.87% 1
Fife 0 1 - -
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Use Case
3 10 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (40.00%) BPMN
4 8 (40.00%) User Stories
5 7 (35.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
6 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (25.00%) Workflow
6 5 (25.00%) Migration
6 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
7 4 (20.00%) Project Governance
7 4 (20.00%) Time Management
7 4 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (20.00%) Process Management
7 4 (20.00%) Content Management
7 4 (20.00%) Document Management
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) ISEB
7 4 (20.00%) CRM
7 4 (20.00%) C#
7 4 (20.00%) C++
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Process Improvement
8 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (15.00%) System Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting

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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) UML Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) UML Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Design Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Apache CXF
1 2 (10.00%) JPA
1 2 (10.00%) JSF
1 2 (10.00%) RichFaces
2 1 (5.00%) Apache OpenJPA
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) JSP
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Use Case
3 10 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (40.00%) BPMN
4 8 (40.00%) User Stories
5 7 (35.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 5 (25.00%) Migration
6 5 (25.00%) Workflow
7 4 (20.00%) Content Management
7 4 (20.00%) CRM
7 4 (20.00%) Document Management
7 4 (20.00%) Process Management
7 4 (20.00%) Project Governance
7 4 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) Time Management
8 3 (15.00%) Process Improvement
8 3 (15.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) Ada
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat