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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 145 88 88
Rank change year-on-year
-57 0
Contract jobs citing UML 4 40 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 1.33% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 1.66% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 21
Median daily rate £389 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.47% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £309 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
2440 2413 2153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.70% 80.30% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1400 1226 1181
Median daily rate £370 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 65 37
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.01 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £41.65 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 July 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 1 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 -14 3 £389 -27.62% 3
UML
UK

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 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 37 (69.81%) SOA
2 33 (62.26%) Use Case
3 31 (58.49%) Java
4 26 (49.06%) OO
5 25 (47.17%) Data Modelling
6 23 (43.40%) JBoss
6 23 (43.40%) Oracle
7 20 (37.74%) JPA
7 20 (37.74%) Logical Data Model
8 19 (35.85%) Apache CXF
8 19 (35.85%) Hibernate
9 18 (33.96%) JSF
10 17 (32.08%) BPMN
11 15 (28.30%) Wireframes
12 14 (26.42%) Drools
12 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (24.53%) Relational Database
14 11 (20.75%) Banking
15 10 (18.87%) RichFaces
16 8 (15.09%) IBM
16 8 (15.09%) Web Services
17 7 (13.21%) Migration
17 7 (13.21%) Data Migration
17 7 (13.21%) Open Source
17 7 (13.21%) Oracle BPM
18 6 (11.32%) REST
18 6 (11.32%) TOGAF
18 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
18 6 (11.32%) Finance
18 6 (11.32%) CRM

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 23 (43.40%) JBoss
2 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.89%) GeoServer
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (5.66%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) GIS
3 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Gradle
1 4 (7.55%) Maven
2 3 (5.66%) Bitbucket
2 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) JUnit
2 3 (5.66%) Mockito
2 3 (5.66%) Subversion
3 2 (3.77%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.89%) JBehave
4 1 (1.89%) JProfiler
4 1 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.89%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (20.75%) Banking
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Avionics
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
3 1 (1.89%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Architect
2 26 (49.06%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (24.53%) Analyst
4 11 (20.75%) Java Architect
5 10 (18.87%) Business Analyst
6 8 (15.09%) Java Solutions Architect
7 6 (11.32%) Developer
8 4 (7.55%) SOA Architect
9 3 (5.66%) Designer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (5.66%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) UML Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) UML Business Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Business Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) IT Business Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) JPA
2 19 (35.85%) Apache CXF
2 19 (35.85%) Hibernate
3 18 (33.96%) JSF
4 14 (26.42%) Drools
5 10 (18.87%) RichFaces
6 8 (15.09%) Web Services
7 6 (11.32%) REST
8 5 (9.43%) Java EE
8 5 (9.43%) SOAP
8 5 (9.43%) Spring
9 4 (7.55%) .NET
10 3 (5.66%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (5.66%) Apache Camel
10 3 (5.66%) J2EE
10 3 (5.66%) JAX-RS
11 2 (3.77%) HTML
11 2 (3.77%) Java EE 5
11 2 (3.77%) Oracle ADF
12 1 (1.89%) Apache OpenJPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) DataPower
1 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.66%) User Experience
2 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.89%) Physics
3 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.89%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) SOA
2 33 (62.26%) Use Case
3 26 (49.06%) OO
4 25 (47.17%) Data Modelling
5 20 (37.74%) Logical Data Model
6 17 (32.08%) BPMN
7 15 (28.30%) Wireframes
8 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (13.21%) Data Migration
9 7 (13.21%) Migration
9 7 (13.21%) Open Source
10 6 (11.32%) CRM
10 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (11.32%) TOGAF
11 5 (9.43%) ITIL
11 5 (9.43%) OOA/OOD
12 4 (7.55%) OOD
12 4 (7.55%) Scrum
12 4 (7.55%) TDD
12 4 (7.55%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) Java
2 4 (7.55%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) C++
3 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.89%) Ada
4 1 (1.89%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) COBIT
1 4 (7.55%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.89%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) IBM
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.89%) Pega
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.89%) Talend