Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 104 91
Rank change year-on-year -8 -13 -31
Contract jobs citing UML 22 20 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.76% 0.94% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.12% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 26
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £386 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.91% -9.12% +6.25%
10th Percentile £346 £255 £313
90th Percentile £550 £443 £525
Scotland median daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +5.71% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £43.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.49% -
Scotland median hourly rate - £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year - +6.49% -

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 2435 1792 2666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.23% 84.01% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1424 1026 1379
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 21
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +3.84% +20.61%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.61
% change year-on-year +16.67% -18.00% +17.75%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 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 12 (54.55%) Use Case
2 11 (50.00%) BPMN
3 10 (45.45%) Data Modelling
4 9 (40.91%) Java
4 9 (40.91%) OO
4 9 (40.91%) Domain Models
5 8 (36.36%) Wireframes
5 8 (36.36%) SOA
5 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
5 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (36.36%) JPA
5 8 (36.36%) Apache CXF
5 8 (36.36%) JSF
6 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
6 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (31.82%) RichFaces
6 7 (31.82%) Apache OpenJPA
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (31.82%) User Stories
6 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
6 7 (31.82%) Banking
6 7 (31.82%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle
6 7 (31.82%) Web Services
7 6 (27.27%) Physical Data Model
7 6 (27.27%) SOLID
8 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
10 3 (13.64%) MS Visio

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 7 (31.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (31.82%) Banking
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Architect
2 8 (36.36%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Process Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.55%) SOA Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) Apache CXF
1 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
1 8 (36.36%) JPA
1 8 (36.36%) JSF
2 7 (31.82%) Apache OpenJPA
2 7 (31.82%) RichFaces
2 7 (31.82%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Use Case
2 11 (50.00%) BPMN
3 10 (45.45%) Data Modelling
4 9 (40.91%) Domain Models
4 9 (40.91%) OO
5 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (36.36%) SOA
5 8 (36.36%) Wireframes
6 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
6 7 (31.82%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (31.82%) User Stories
7 6 (27.27%) Physical Data Model
7 6 (27.27%) SOLID
8 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
9 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
10 2 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 2 (9.09%) Data Management
10 2 (9.09%) Scrum
10 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 2 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
1 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.09%) Pega
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) IBM