The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 26 June 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)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 147 102
Rank change year-on-year +34 -45  
Contract jobs citing UML 4 4 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% 0.14% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.16% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 11
Median daily rate £425 £495 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.05% +9.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -1.80% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.55% +7.50%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1800 2473 2451
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 82.42% 85.42% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1018 1405 1258
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £247 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 56 66
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.66% +22.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.72 £13.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

UML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing UML in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for UML in Scotland

UML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for UML in Scotland

UML
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +16 3 - - 5
Glasgow - 1 £425 - 1
UML
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for UML.

1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Use Case
3 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 5 (38.46%) Workflow
4 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Workflow Management
5 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
5 3 (23.08%) eTOM
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) Service Management
6 2 (15.38%) Process Management
6 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (15.38%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (7.69%) Drupal
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
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
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Solutions Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) XHTML
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Use Case
3 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 5 (38.46%) Workflow
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) eTOM
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
5 3 (23.08%) Workflow Management
6 2 (15.38%) BPMN
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Process Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
7 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Pega
1 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
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