Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 21 October 2018 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 86 86
Rank change year-on-year -13 0 -9
Contract jobs citing UML 16 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.96% 0.90% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.02% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 4
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £338 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +19.47% -13.08%
10th Percentile £335 £319 £223
90th Percentile £495 £396 £316
Scotland median daily rate £388 £362 £368
% change year-on-year +7.12% -1.56% -5.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £43.64 - £43.00

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,496 1,178 1,015
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.58% 88.37% 84.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 618 567
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £252 £263 £214
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 18
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.25 £24.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.96% +57.38% -43.16%
10th Percentile £11.33 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.23 £34.20 £43.83
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +25.00%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in Glasgow

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Glasgow

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UML in Glasgow

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for UML.

1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) WebLogic
3 11 (68.75%) Scrum
3 11 (68.75%) Kanban
3 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
3 11 (68.75%) NoSQL
4 10 (62.50%) Ansible
4 10 (62.50%) Concurrent Programming
4 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 10 (62.50%) Jetty
4 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 10 (62.50%) JBoss
4 10 (62.50%) Tomcat
5 9 (56.25%) DSDM
5 9 (56.25%) Python
5 9 (56.25%) RUP
5 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 9 (56.25%) HTML
5 9 (56.25%) WebSphere MQ
5 9 (56.25%) TIBCO
5 9 (56.25%) JMS
5 9 (56.25%) IBM
5 9 (56.25%) TDD
5 9 (56.25%) Hibernate
5 9 (56.25%) Spring
5 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
5 9 (56.25%) Ruby
5 9 (56.25%) WebSphere
5 9 (56.25%) TIBCO EMS

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 11 (68.75%) WebLogic
2 10 (62.50%) JBoss
2 10 (62.50%) Jetty
2 10 (62.50%) Tomcat
3 9 (56.25%) WebSphere
4 2 (12.50%) Apache Spark
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
1 11 (68.75%) NoSQL
2 9 (56.25%) Couchbase
2 9 (56.25%) Hadoop
2 9 (56.25%) Redis
2 9 (56.25%) Riak
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) Impala
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.25%) HBase
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
1 9 (56.25%) FitNesse
1 9 (56.25%) Selenium
1 9 (56.25%) Vagrant
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) JDeveloper
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modeller
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Information Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum Master
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Hibernate
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
1 9 (56.25%) HTML5
1 9 (56.25%) JMS
1 9 (56.25%) JPA
1 9 (56.25%) Kafka
1 9 (56.25%) RabbitMQ
1 9 (56.25%) Spring
1 9 (56.25%) TIBCO EMS
1 9 (56.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Kanban
2 11 (68.75%) Scrum
3 10 (62.50%) Concurrent Programming
3 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
3 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 9 (56.25%) BDD
4 9 (56.25%) Deployment Automation
4 9 (56.25%) DSDM
4 9 (56.25%) Integration Testing
4 9 (56.25%) RUP
4 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
4 9 (56.25%) System Testing
4 9 (56.25%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) ETL
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) Python
2 9 (56.25%) Ruby
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) QA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Ansible
2 9 (56.25%) Cobbler
2 9 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (56.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) IBM
1 9 (56.25%) TIBCO
2 8 (50.00%) Informatica
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) VMware