The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 13 15
Contract jobs citing OO 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 4.29% 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.38% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
OO
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 32 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 96.00% 45.71% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 30
Median daily rate £425 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
Median hourly rate £45.50 - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Aberdeen region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen