Period
to 29 March 2020

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 29 March 2020 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
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 79 91 76
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15 -7
Contract jobs citing UML 8 18 27
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.70% 1.20% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.36% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 19
Median daily rate £503 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.24% -5.56% +33.33%
10th Percentile £480 £363 £318
90th Percentile £529 £444 £655
Scotland median daily rate £463 £406 £525
% change year-on-year +13.85% -22.62% +41.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £46.00
Scotland median hourly rate £39.00 £44.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year -11.36% -4.35% -

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 961 1,325 1,157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 84.60% 88.16% 86.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 839 709
Median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £298 £262 £262
90th Percentile £588 £563 £500
Scotland median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 36 24
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.81 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.01% -5.69% +11.26%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £38.63 £38.50
Median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £20.21
% change year-on-year -8.70% +13.81% +3.64%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in Glasgow

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing UML in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for UML in Glasgow

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing UML in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for UML in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, 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 7 (87.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) OOD
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Use Case
3 4 (50.00%) Node.js
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Axure RP
4 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Public Sector
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Java SE
4 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 3 (37.50%) DB2
4 3 (37.50%) Ant
4 3 (37.50%) JUnit
4 3 (37.50%) HTML

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 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Anypoint
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (12.50%) GCP
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) npm
1 1 (12.50%) Power Platform
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) DataStage
3 1 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) Power BI
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
1 3 (37.50%) Axure RP
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) ERwin
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 3 (37.50%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Node.js
2 4 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) J2EE
3 3 (37.50%) Java SE
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) OAuth
4 1 (12.50%) OAuth2
4 1 (12.50%) OpenID
4 1 (12.50%) React
4 1 (12.50%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) OOD
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Use Case
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Architecture Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Project Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Social Media Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) MuleSoft