Period
to 21 November 2017

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 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 79 78
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 +10
Contract jobs citing UML 13 6 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.00% 0.54% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.65% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 8
Glasgow median daily rate £338 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.87% -4.62% -7.14%
10th Percentile £316 £223 £282
90th Percentile £395 £368 £394
Scotland median daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +5.71% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
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 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 1115 922 1385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.77% 82.62% 81.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 487 736
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -2.78%
10th Percentile £258 £217 £226
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +7.64% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 25
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £33.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -37.70% +82.22%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +19.05% -16.00% +11.11%

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 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 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for UML.

1 10 (76.92%) Hadoop
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 8 (61.54%) RUP
3 8 (61.54%) DSDM
4 7 (53.85%) IBM
4 7 (53.85%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (53.85%) TIBCO
4 7 (53.85%) Python
4 7 (53.85%) JMS
4 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
4 7 (53.85%) JBoss
4 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
4 7 (53.85%) TDD
4 7 (53.85%) Spring
4 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 7 (53.85%) Ruby
4 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
4 7 (53.85%) TIBCO EMS
4 7 (53.85%) Selenium
4 7 (53.85%) FitNesse
4 7 (53.85%) Integration Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Jetty
4 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
4 7 (53.85%) Kanban
4 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) JPA

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 7 (53.85%) JBoss
1 7 (53.85%) Jetty
1 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
1 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
1 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Hadoop
2 7 (53.85%) Couchbase
2 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
2 7 (53.85%) NoSQL
2 7 (53.85%) Redis
2 7 (53.85%) Riak
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
1 7 (53.85%) FitNesse
1 7 (53.85%) Selenium
1 7 (53.85%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Full Stack Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) DBA
4 3 (23.08%) Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) HTML5
1 7 (53.85%) JMS
1 7 (53.85%) JPA
1 7 (53.85%) Kafka
1 7 (53.85%) RabbitMQ
1 7 (53.85%) Spring
1 7 (53.85%) TIBCO EMS
1 7 (53.85%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (30.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) DSDM
2 8 (61.54%) RUP
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) BDD
3 7 (53.85%) Concurrent Programming
3 7 (53.85%) Integration Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Kanban
3 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
4 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
4 6 (46.15%) System Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Business Transformation
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) SOA
5 4 (30.77%) Software Delivery
5 4 (30.77%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
1 7 (53.85%) Python
1 7 (53.85%) Ruby
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) BC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Ansible
1 7 (53.85%) Cobbler
1 7 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (53.85%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) IBM
1 7 (53.85%) TIBCO
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (7.69%) Casewise
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica
4 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy