The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 7 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing OOP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 10.00% 3.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £210 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -50.00%
OOP
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 Dundee region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 90.00% 100.00% 56.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 5
Median daily rate £300 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £11.30 £30.50 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.95% -5.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

OOP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 Dundee region with a requirement for OOP.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Games Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree