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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 95 70
Rank change year-on-year +16 -25  
Contract jobs citing UML 3 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.23% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.27% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Median daily rate - £495 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -1.80% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.55% +7.50%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1016 1129 1187
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.62% 85.27% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 617 620
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 13
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.82 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.28% -14.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.61 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing UML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 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 26 June 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for UML.

1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Use Case
2 4 (44.44%) User Stories
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (22.22%) Process Management
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) BPMN
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Document Management
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Pega
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Domain Models
5 1 (11.11%) EPoS
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) .NET

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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Process Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Use Case
2 4 (44.44%) User Stories
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) BPMN
4 2 (22.22%) Process Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Domain Models
5 1 (11.11%) eTOM
5 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Pega
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago