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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 68 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing OO 26 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.71% 1.38% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.72% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 8
Median daily rate £450 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £18.00
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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1242 1160 962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.87% 80.11% 75.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 663 553
Median daily rate £410 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

OO
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 3 May 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 3 May 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 56 (70.89%) Java
2 43 (54.43%) UML
3 42 (53.16%) SOA
4 40 (50.63%) Hibernate
4 40 (50.63%) Use Case
5 39 (49.37%) JSF
6 37 (46.84%) JPA
7 36 (45.57%) JBoss
8 35 (44.30%) Apache CXF
9 32 (40.51%) Data Modelling
9 32 (40.51%) Logical Data Model
10 31 (39.24%) BPMN
11 29 (36.71%) Oracle
12 27 (34.18%) Drools
13 26 (32.91%) Relational Database
14 24 (30.38%) RichFaces
15 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
16 19 (24.05%) Web Services
17 17 (21.52%) CSS
17 17 (21.52%) HTML
17 17 (21.52%) Scrum
17 17 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (20.25%) OOD
19 14 (17.72%) E-Commerce
19 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
19 14 (17.72%) TDD
19 14 (17.72%) Oracle BPM
19 14 (17.72%) iPad
20 13 (16.46%) Node.js

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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 36 (45.57%) JBoss
2 13 (16.46%) Node.js
3 5 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (6.33%) NServiceBus
4 2 (2.53%) Apache
4 2 (2.53%) CMS
4 2 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.53%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (7.59%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.91%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.19%) gulp
3 2 (2.53%) NUnit
3 2 (2.53%) Xcode
4 1 (1.27%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.27%) git-flow
4 1 (1.27%) Hudson
4 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.27%) JProfiler
4 1 (1.27%) Maven
4 1 (1.27%) NuGet
4 1 (1.27%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.27%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.27%) Selenium
4 1 (1.27%) Subversion
4 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (16.46%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Avionics
2 1 (1.27%) Games
2 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (54.43%) Architect
2 33 (41.77%) Solutions Architect
3 32 (40.51%) Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Java Architect
4 11 (13.92%) Java Solutions Architect
5 9 (11.39%) Applications Architect
6 8 (10.13%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (7.59%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Lead Architect
7 6 (7.59%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (6.33%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.33%) SOA Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.63%) Hibernate
2 39 (49.37%) JSF
3 37 (46.84%) JPA
4 35 (44.30%) Apache CXF
5 27 (34.18%) Drools
6 24 (30.38%) RichFaces
7 19 (24.05%) Web Services
8 17 (21.52%) CSS
8 17 (21.52%) HTML
9 11 (13.92%) .NET
10 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET
10 9 (11.39%) React
11 8 (10.13%) .NET Framework
11 8 (10.13%) HTML5
11 8 (10.13%) RESTful
12 7 (8.86%) AngularJS
12 7 (8.86%) Express
12 7 (8.86%) hapi
13 6 (7.59%) Meteor
13 6 (7.59%) RefluxJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) iPad
2 10 (12.66%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.13%) User Experience
4 7 (8.86%) Algorithms
4 7 (8.86%) Data Structures
5 5 (6.33%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.27%) Physics
7 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.80%) Android
1 3 (3.80%) Windows
2 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (54.43%) UML
2 42 (53.16%) SOA
3 40 (50.63%) Use Case
4 32 (40.51%) Data Modelling
4 32 (40.51%) Logical Data Model
5 31 (39.24%) BPMN
6 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (21.52%) Scrum
8 16 (20.25%) OOD
9 14 (17.72%) E-Commerce
9 14 (17.72%) TDD
10 12 (15.19%) Service Design
11 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
11 10 (12.66%) MVC
11 10 (12.66%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (8.86%) Software Architecture
13 6 (7.59%) Isomorphic JavaScript
13 6 (7.59%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (7.59%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 56 (70.89%) Java
2 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.66%) C#
4 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.33%) SQL
6 4 (5.06%) PHP
7 3 (3.80%) C
7 3 (3.80%) Ruby
8 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.27%) C++
9 1 (1.27%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 29 (36.71%) Oracle
2 10 (12.66%) Red Hat
3 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.53%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.53%) webMethods
5 1 (1.27%) Google
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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