Period
to 21 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 93 92
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1 -5
Contract jobs citing UML 34 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.89% 0.31% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 0.35% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 1
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +32.81% -5.19%
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £389
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.25% -8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 - £38.75

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 1,592 1,140 1,090
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 88.54% 86.96% 85.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 609 611
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £215
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 20 11
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £20.70 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.44% +47.82% -58.52%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.70 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.15 £38.00
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -30.91% -23.61% +37.30%

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 August 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 August 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 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) Scrum
2 20 (58.82%) Java
3 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
5 12 (35.29%) Kanban
5 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
5 12 (35.29%) Docker
6 11 (32.35%) MongoDB
6 11 (32.35%) Ansible
6 11 (32.35%) QA
6 11 (32.35%) Spring
6 11 (32.35%) Jetty
6 11 (32.35%) TIBCO
6 11 (32.35%) WebLogic
6 11 (32.35%) DSDM
6 11 (32.35%) RUP
7 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
7 10 (29.41%) Python
7 10 (29.41%) JBoss
7 10 (29.41%) Hibernate
7 10 (29.41%) Multithreading
7 10 (29.41%) Cucumber
7 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
7 10 (29.41%) Hadoop
7 10 (29.41%) Concurrent Programming
8 9 (26.47%) Vagrant
8 9 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (26.47%) Kafka
8 9 (26.47%) Couchbase

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 (32.35%) Jetty
1 11 (32.35%) WebLogic
2 10 (29.41%) JBoss
2 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
3 9 (26.47%) WebSphere
4 4 (11.76%) CMS
4 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
2 11 (32.35%) MongoDB
3 10 (29.41%) Hadoop
4 9 (26.47%) Couchbase
4 9 (26.47%) Redis
4 9 (26.47%) Riak
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (8.82%) Big Data
6 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.88%) Impala
7 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.94%) HBase
8 1 (2.94%) MySQL
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Cucumber
2 9 (26.47%) FitNesse
2 9 (26.47%) Selenium
2 9 (26.47%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) GitLab
3 1 (2.94%) GoCD
3 1 (2.94%) Gradle
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.94%) Mockito
3 1 (2.94%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Architect
2 11 (32.35%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (29.41%) Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Java Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Lead Architect
5 5 (14.71%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Designer
6 4 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Data Modeller
8 2 (5.88%) Java Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Scrum Master
9 1 (2.94%) Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Applications Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Business Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Data Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Information Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) Spring
2 10 (29.41%) Hibernate
3 9 (26.47%) HTML
3 9 (26.47%) HTML5
3 9 (26.47%) JMS
3 9 (26.47%) JPA
3 9 (26.47%) Kafka
3 9 (26.47%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (26.47%) TIBCO EMS
3 9 (26.47%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (17.65%) .NET
5 4 (11.76%) Node.js
5 4 (11.76%) REST
6 3 (8.82%) Swagger
7 2 (5.88%) J2EE
7 2 (5.88%) XML
8 1 (2.94%) FreeMarker
8 1 (2.94%) Java EE
8 1 (2.94%) jQuery
8 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) Scrum
3 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
4 12 (35.29%) Kanban
5 11 (32.35%) DSDM
5 11 (32.35%) RUP
6 10 (29.41%) Concurrent Programming
6 10 (29.41%) Multithreading
6 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
7 9 (26.47%) BDD
7 9 (26.47%) Deployment Automation
7 9 (26.47%) Integration Testing
7 9 (26.47%) System Testing
7 9 (26.47%) TDD
7 9 (26.47%) TOGAF
8 7 (20.59%) SOA
9 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
9 5 (14.71%) Open Source
9 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (29.41%) Python
4 9 (26.47%) Bash Shell
4 9 (26.47%) Ruby
5 4 (11.76%) C#
6 3 (8.82%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Ansible
2 9 (26.47%) Cobbler
2 9 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (26.47%) Puppet
3 1 (2.94%) Icinga
3 1 (2.94%) Kibana
3 1 (2.94%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) TIBCO
2 9 (26.47%) IBM
3 8 (23.53%) Informatica
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Casewise