The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 57 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing OO 19 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.88% 2.29% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.78% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 14
Median daily rate £475 £388 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £280 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £45.13 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.38 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +9.87%
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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
816 1401 917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.79% 82.22% 76.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 752 539
Median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 9
Median hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% +26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Edinburgh region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for OO.

1 19 (42.22%) Java
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) C#
2 17 (37.78%) OOD
3 15 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (28.89%) iPad
4 13 (28.89%) .NET
4 13 (28.89%) Web Services
5 12 (26.67%) Scrum
6 11 (24.44%) SQL
7 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (20.00%) HTML
8 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (20.00%) CSS
9 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
9 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
9 8 (17.78%) Time Management
9 8 (17.78%) RESTful
10 7 (15.56%) BDD
10 7 (15.56%) Node.js
10 7 (15.56%) Data Structures
10 7 (15.56%) Algorithms
10 7 (15.56%) Spring
10 7 (15.56%) TDD
10 7 (15.56%) CMS
10 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
10 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
10 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
10 7 (15.56%) Tomcat

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (15.56%) CMS
1 7 (15.56%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.33%) JBoss
2 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 6 (13.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.44%) Apache
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.67%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (6.67%) GIS
3 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.22%) DB2
5 1 (2.22%) MySQL
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) gulp
2 5 (11.11%) NUnit
3 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) Protractor
3 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.67%) Grunt
4 3 (6.67%) Jasmine
4 3 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (6.67%) Selenium
4 3 (6.67%) Xcode
5 2 (4.44%) Bower
5 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.44%) SpecFlow
5 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.44%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.22%) JUnit
6 1 (2.22%) NuGet
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
2 2 (4.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (13.33%) Architect
2 6 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Sitecore Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Middleware Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Java Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Delphi Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) .NET
1 13 (28.89%) Web Services
2 9 (20.00%) CSS
2 9 (20.00%) HTML
3 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
3 8 (17.78%) RESTful
4 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
4 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
4 7 (15.56%) Node.js
4 7 (15.56%) Spring
5 6 (13.33%) Java EE
5 6 (13.33%) Middleware
5 6 (13.33%) Struts
6 5 (11.11%) WCF
7 4 (8.89%) Express
7 4 (8.89%) hapi
8 3 (6.67%) React
8 3 (6.67%) WinForms
9 2 (4.44%) CSS3
9 2 (4.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) iPad
2 7 (15.56%) Algorithms
2 7 (15.56%) Data Structures
3 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.33%) User Experience
4 5 (11.11%) iPhone
5 3 (6.67%) Applied Mathematics
5 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 3 (6.67%) Physics
6 2 (4.44%) Fintech
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.89%) Android
4 3 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) OOD
3 15 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (26.67%) Scrum
5 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 8 (17.78%) Time Management
7 7 (15.56%) BDD
7 7 (15.56%) TDD
8 6 (13.33%) Open Source
8 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.33%) UML
9 5 (11.11%) Analytics
9 5 (11.11%) DevOps
9 5 (11.11%) iOS Development
9 5 (11.11%) Migration
9 5 (11.11%) Mobile Development
9 5 (11.11%) MVC
9 5 (11.11%) OOP
9 5 (11.11%) Workflow
10 4 (8.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) Java
2 17 (37.78%) C#
3 11 (24.44%) SQL
4 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.33%) C++
7 5 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 4 (8.89%) ES6
9 3 (6.67%) Python
9 3 (6.67%) Ruby
9 3 (6.67%) VB
10 2 (4.44%) Apple Swift
10 2 (4.44%) Delphi
10 2 (4.44%) PHP
11 1 (2.22%) Ada
11 1 (2.22%) Perl
11 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) ISEB
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) HND
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.33%) webMethods
4 5 (11.11%) Sitecore
5 3 (6.67%) DevExpress
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle
6 2 (4.44%) Apple
6 2 (4.44%) Cognos
6 2 (4.44%) IBM
6 2 (4.44%) Nintex
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) Sybase
7 1 (2.22%) Zend
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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