The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank - 15 20
Contract jobs citing UML 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 2.70% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.51% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £423 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.01%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £36.45 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+35.80% -0.13%
UML
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46 57 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 73.02% 77.03% 84.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 35
Average daily rate £388 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £301 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £420 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £13.14 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.42% -20.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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