Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 111 111
Rank change year-on-year +12 0 -20
Contract jobs citing UML 10 17 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.53% 0.66% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.76% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 24
Edinburgh median daily rate £444 £413 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.58% -5.44% +3.87%
10th Percentile £340 £356 £361
90th Percentile £675 £450 £575
Scotland median daily rate £500 £425 £436
% change year-on-year +17.65% -2.58% +17.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £39.00 £44.14 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.63% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 £44.14 £46.00
% change year-on-year -2.57% -4.05% +6.98%

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 1,684 2,244 2,626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 89.29% 87.59% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 849 1,154 1,558
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £275 £285
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
Scotland median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 34 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £22.50 £27.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.92% +32.14% -16.00%
10th Percentile £15.34 £13.61 £12.83
90th Percentile £51.50 £45.99 £119.33
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -8.16% +13.95% +6.17%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in Edinburgh

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing UML in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Edinburgh

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in Edinburgh

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) Public Sector
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) OOD
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Subversion
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) Maven
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Java EE
4 3 (30.00%) JSTL
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (30.00%) JPA
4 3 (30.00%) Confluence
4 3 (30.00%) Eclipse RCP
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) JUnit
4 3 (30.00%) JBoss
4 3 (30.00%) Apache

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Confluence
1 3 (30.00%) JBoss
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (30.00%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (30.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) JUnit
2 3 (30.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Grunt
3 1 (10.00%) webpack
General
1 5 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (30.00%) Java EE
2 3 (30.00%) JPA
2 3 (30.00%) JSP
2 3 (30.00%) JSTL
2 3 (30.00%) Servlets
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 3 (30.00%) STL
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) XSLT
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) React
4 1 (10.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) OOD
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Case Management
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) API Design
6 1 (10.00%) BPR
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) VB
4 2 (20.00%) VB6
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) WAI
1 1 (10.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle