The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UML over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Lothian region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UML 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.45% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £360 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44 38 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 75.86% 77.55% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 23
Average daily rate £360 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
UML
Scotland

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UML across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

UML
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UML across the West Lothian region.

UML Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

UML
Top 16 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UML.

1 3 (100.00%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (66.67%) BPMN
3 1 (33.33%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) eTOM
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Genesys
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Chordiant
3 1 (33.33%) Java

UML
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational Application Developer
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Systems Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (66.67%) BPMN
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) eTOM
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Genesys
1 1 (33.33%) Chordiant