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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 71 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing OO 16 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.36% 1.98% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 2.44% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 17
Median daily rate £325 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £343 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £483 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.19 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +12.81%
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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
968 1354 949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.45% 81.22% 80.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 725 521
Median daily rate £375 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.84% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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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 August 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 August 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 21 (47.73%) OOD
2 20 (45.45%) Java
3 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (34.09%) C#
5 14 (31.82%) .NET
6 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (25.00%) SQL
7 11 (25.00%) Web Services
7 11 (25.00%) iPad
8 10 (22.73%) CSS
8 10 (22.73%) HTML
9 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
9 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
9 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.45%) Hibernate
10 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
10 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
10 8 (18.18%) JBoss
10 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
11 7 (15.91%) Data Structures
11 7 (15.91%) Algorithms
11 7 (15.91%) UML
11 7 (15.91%) Windows
11 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
11 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
11 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
11 7 (15.91%) Spring
12 6 (13.64%) Java EE
12 6 (13.64%) WebSphere

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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 8 (18.18%) JBoss
2 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 6 (13.64%) WebLogic Portal
2 6 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.36%) CMS
3 5 (11.36%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.82%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.82%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (6.82%) GIS
3 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) DB2
5 1 (2.27%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.36%) NUnit
1 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.09%) gulp
3 2 (4.55%) Hudson
3 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.55%) Maven
3 2 (4.55%) NuGet
3 2 (4.55%) Selenium
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) Xcode
4 1 (2.27%) Grunt
4 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.27%) JUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.27%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Avionics
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Architect
3 7 (15.91%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Sitecore Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Middleware Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Instructor
7 3 (6.82%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) .NET
2 11 (25.00%) Web Services
3 10 (22.73%) CSS
3 10 (22.73%) HTML
4 9 (20.45%) Hibernate
5 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
6 7 (15.91%) Spring
7 6 (13.64%) Java EE
7 6 (13.64%) Middleware
7 6 (13.64%) Struts
8 5 (11.36%) J2EE
8 5 (11.36%) WCF
9 4 (9.09%) CSS3
9 4 (9.09%) Express
9 4 (9.09%) hapi
9 4 (9.09%) HTML5
9 4 (9.09%) Node.js
9 4 (9.09%) RESTful
10 3 (6.82%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) iPad
2 7 (15.91%) Algorithms
2 7 (15.91%) Data Structures
3 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 4 (9.09%) Physics
6 3 (6.82%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (6.82%) iPhone
6 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
6 3 (6.82%) User Experience
7 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Android
3 4 (9.09%) Linux
4 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) OOD
2 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 7 (15.91%) UML
6 6 (13.64%) OOP
6 6 (13.64%) Open Source
7 5 (11.36%) Analytics
7 5 (11.36%) Android Development
7 5 (11.36%) DevOps
7 5 (11.36%) Migration
7 5 (11.36%) MVC
7 5 (11.36%) Scrum
7 5 (11.36%) SDLC
7 5 (11.36%) Time Management
7 5 (11.36%) Workflow
8 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.09%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) Java
2 15 (34.09%) C#
3 11 (25.00%) SQL
4 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.64%) Ruby
7 5 (11.36%) PHP
7 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
8 4 (9.09%) C++
9 3 (6.82%) C
9 3 (6.82%) Objective-C
9 3 (6.82%) Python
9 3 (6.82%) VB
10 2 (4.55%) Delphi
11 1 (2.27%) ES6
11 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) HND
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.64%) webMethods
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle
4 5 (11.36%) Sitecore
5 3 (6.82%) DevExpress
6 2 (4.55%) Cognos
6 2 (4.55%) IBM
6 2 (4.55%) Nintex
7 1 (2.27%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) Sybase
7 1 (2.27%) Zend