Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for UML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UML over the 6 months to 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 86 113
Rank change year-on-year +31 +27 +8
Contract jobs citing UML 2 24 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.32% 1.11% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 1.28% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 17
Median daily rate £413 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +3.16%
10th Percentile £406 £450 £345
90th Percentile £419 £740 £626
Scotland median daily rate £394 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -12.50% +12.50% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £44.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.61% -
Scotland median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £43.64
% change year-on-year +1.12% +1.98% -

UML is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 529 1,870 2,642
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 85.32% 86.86% 88.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 936 1,421
Median daily rate £425 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +4.24% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £282 £275
90th Percentile £575 £594 £575
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 25 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.86 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.68% -36.56% +57.63%
10th Percentile £19.03 £11.17 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.20 £34.50 £44.27
Median hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +35.56% -6.25% -8.57%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing UML as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for UML in Edinburgh

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing UML in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for UML in Edinburgh

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing UML in Edinburgh.

Hourly rate trend for UML in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing UML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for UML.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification