The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 51 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing OO 26 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.17% 1.36% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 1.90% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £275 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £351 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.83% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.81 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.50% -6.25%
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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
920 791 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.67% 71.71% 67.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 373 336
Average daily rate £400 £396 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 18
Average hourly rate £15.77 £21.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.49% +24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 40 (85.11%) Java
2 32 (68.09%) Use Case
3 28 (59.57%) UML
4 26 (55.32%) JBoss
4 26 (55.32%) JSF
5 24 (51.06%) SOA
6 23 (48.94%) Web Services
7 21 (44.68%) Apache CXF
8 20 (42.55%) JPA
8 20 (42.55%) Hibernate
9 17 (36.17%) Scrum
10 16 (34.04%) Data Modelling
11 14 (29.79%) Oracle
12 13 (27.66%) RichFaces
13 12 (25.53%) Oracle BPM
14 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
14 11 (23.40%) OOD
15 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
16 5 (10.64%) JSON
17 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
17 4 (8.51%) Java EE
17 4 (8.51%) iOS Development
17 4 (8.51%) Informix
17 4 (8.51%) Perl
17 4 (8.51%) SQL
17 4 (8.51%) J2EE
17 4 (8.51%) TDD
18 3 (6.38%) Cocoa
18 3 (6.38%) Objective-C
18 3 (6.38%) Cocoa Touch

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) CMS
1 1 (2.13%) TeamSite
1 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Portal
1 1 (2.13%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) GitHub
1 1 (2.13%) IaaS
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.51%) Informix
3 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.13%) Subversion
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.26%) Banking
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Designer
2 17 (36.17%) Developer
3 16 (34.04%) Architect
4 13 (27.66%) Java Architect
5 10 (21.28%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (21.28%) Java Developer
6 8 (17.02%) Junior Java Architect
6 8 (17.02%) Junior
6 8 (17.02%) Junior Architect
7 6 (12.77%) Senior Designer
7 6 (12.77%) Applications Architect
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Java Architect
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Junior Designer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Architect
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 3 (6.38%) Junior Developer
10 3 (6.38%) J2EE Architect
10 3 (6.38%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) JSF
2 23 (48.94%) Web Services
3 21 (44.68%) Apache CXF
4 20 (42.55%) JPA
4 20 (42.55%) Hibernate
5 13 (27.66%) RichFaces
6 5 (10.64%) JSON
7 4 (8.51%) Java EE
7 4 (8.51%) J2EE
8 3 (6.38%) Cocoa
8 3 (6.38%) Cocoa Touch
9 2 (4.26%) HTML5
9 2 (4.26%) RESTful
9 2 (4.26%) jQuery
9 2 (4.26%) CSS
9 2 (4.26%) HTML
10 1 (2.13%) EDI
10 1 (2.13%) JSP
10 1 (2.13%) SOAP
10 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Use Case
2 28 (59.57%) UML
3 24 (51.06%) SOA
4 17 (36.17%) Scrum
5 16 (34.04%) Data Modelling
6 11 (23.40%) OOD
7 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.51%) iOS Development
8 4 (8.51%) TDD
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.38%) Software Architecture
10 2 (4.26%) Product Management
10 2 (4.26%) BPMN
10 2 (4.26%) DevOps
10 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.26%) MVC
11 1 (2.13%) OOP
11 1 (2.13%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (2.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (85.11%) Java
2 4 (8.51%) Perl
2 4 (8.51%) SQL
3 3 (6.38%) Objective-C
4 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.13%) C++
5 1 (2.13%) Groovy
5 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) JBoss
2 14 (29.79%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) HP
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