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 3 months to 29 March 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 / Glasgow
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 50 58
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8  
Contract jobs citing UML 3 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.57% 1.54% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.84% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 9
Median daily rate £425 £283 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.44% -37.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.17 £36.20
% change year-on-year -0.39% +19.25%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 450 489 712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 85.23% 83.88% 84.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 272 417
Median daily rate £365 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 20
Median hourly rate £17.36 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.15% +9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.38 £32.50 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 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 29 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for UML.

1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) OO
3 8 (61.54%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) Maven
3 8 (61.54%) Waterfall
3 8 (61.54%) Docker
3 8 (61.54%) DevOps
4 7 (53.85%) HTML5
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) Python
4 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
5 6 (46.15%) Atlassian
6 5 (38.46%) J2EE
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) SOA
7 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
7 3 (23.08%) Spring
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
8 2 (15.38%) DataPower
8 2 (15.38%) jQuery
8 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (15.38%) QA
8 2 (15.38%) Mockito
8 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
8 2 (15.38%) JAX-RS

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 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Maven
2 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
3 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 2 (15.38%) Gradle
3 2 (15.38%) JUnit
3 2 (15.38%) Mockito
3 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Java Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Java Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Java Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) J2EE
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
5 2 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (15.38%) Apache Camel
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) JAX-RS
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) Java EE
6 1 (7.69%) JSP
6 1 (7.69%) XHTML
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) DataPower
1 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) OO
2 8 (61.54%) Waterfall
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Microservices
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Atlassian
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Sitecore