Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 76 69
Rank change year-on-year -19 -7 +3
Contract jobs citing UML 14 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.89% 1.47% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.68% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 12
Glasgow median daily rate £381 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.96% +3.85% +14.04%
10th Percentile £369 £318 £230
90th Percentile £444 £486 £372
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £338
% change year-on-year - +18.52% -20.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £44.00 - £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 1,414 1,010 920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 90.06% 87.14% 85.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 586 469
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £200
90th Percentile £550 £506 £450
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 30 23
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.75 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.21% +14.29% -16.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.25 £33.88 £45.50
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +8.33%

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 17 January 2019, 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 12 (85.71%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Spring
2 9 (64.29%) Tomcat
3 8 (57.14%) WebLogic
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (42.86%) JPA
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) JBoss
5 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 6 (42.86%) Jetty
6 5 (35.71%) IBM
6 5 (35.71%) XML
7 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
7 4 (28.57%) Selenium
7 4 (28.57%) FitNesse
7 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
7 4 (28.57%) TDD
7 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
7 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
7 4 (28.57%) BDD
7 4 (28.57%) Puppet
7 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
7 4 (28.57%) Redis

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 9 (64.29%) Tomcat
2 8 (57.14%) WebLogic
3 6 (42.86%) JBoss
3 6 (42.86%) Jetty
4 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 4 (28.57%) Redis
2 4 (28.57%) Riak
3 3 (21.43%) DB2
4 2 (14.29%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 4 (28.57%) FitNesse
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
1 4 (28.57%) Vagrant
2 3 (21.43%) Ant
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 3 (21.43%) JUnit
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
3 2 (14.29%) Axure RP
3 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (14.29%) JDeveloper
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Spring
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 6 (42.86%) JPA
4 5 (35.71%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) Java SE
6 3 (21.43%) Node.js
6 3 (21.43%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) SOAP
6 3 (21.43%) XSLT
7 2 (14.29%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) JMS
7 2 (14.29%) Kafka
7 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) BDD
2 4 (28.57%) Concurrent Programming
2 4 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
2 4 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) DSDM
4 2 (14.29%) Kanban
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) RUP
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) VB
4 2 (14.29%) VBScript
5 1 (7.14%) Progress 4GL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Ansible
1 4 (28.57%) Cobbler
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Informatica
3 2 (14.29%) TIBCO