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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 64 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing OO 22 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.50% 1.46% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 2.01% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 4
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£388 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £256 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £479 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +6.66%
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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
1124 895 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.46% 72.76% 71.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 527 269
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 2
Average hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% -64.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015, 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 28 (71.79%) Java
2 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
4 19 (48.72%) MVC
4 19 (48.72%) Relational Database
5 18 (46.15%) Oracle
6 17 (43.59%) SQL
6 17 (43.59%) Spring
7 16 (41.03%) CSS
8 14 (35.90%) Banking
8 14 (35.90%) Ajax
8 14 (35.90%) Perl
9 13 (33.33%) J2EE
9 13 (33.33%) JSP
9 13 (33.33%) XML
9 13 (33.33%) UNIX
9 13 (33.33%) JMS
9 13 (33.33%) Spring MVC
10 12 (30.77%) Selenium
10 12 (30.77%) Spring Web Flow
10 12 (30.77%) GWT
10 12 (30.77%) Unit Testing
10 12 (30.77%) Web Application Development
10 12 (30.77%) XSLT
10 12 (30.77%) Struts
10 12 (30.77%) PL/SQL
10 12 (30.77%) WebSphere
10 12 (30.77%) CruiseControl
10 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
11 11 (28.21%) Data Modelling

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 12 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 5 (12.82%) JBoss
3 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) Informix
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Selenium
1 12 (30.77%) CruiseControl
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) Gradle
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) Android Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Robolectric
3 1 (2.56%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.56%) Maven
3 1 (2.56%) JUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.56%) Xcode
General
1 14 (35.90%) Banking
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Architect
3 10 (25.64%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Android Developer
4 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Perl Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Senior Technical Project Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Senior Technical Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Technology Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) Spring
2 16 (41.03%) CSS
3 14 (35.90%) Ajax
4 13 (33.33%) XML
4 13 (33.33%) JMS
4 13 (33.33%) JSP
4 13 (33.33%) J2EE
4 13 (33.33%) Spring MVC
5 12 (30.77%) Spring Web Flow
5 12 (30.77%) GWT
5 12 (30.77%) Struts
5 12 (30.77%) XSLT
6 8 (20.51%) .NET
6 8 (20.51%) JPA
7 7 (17.95%) jQuery
7 7 (17.95%) iBATIS
7 7 (17.95%) JDBC
8 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
9 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
9 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) MVC
3 12 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 12 (30.77%) Web Application Development
4 11 (28.21%) Data Modelling
5 10 (25.64%) UML
5 10 (25.64%) SOA
6 9 (23.08%) TDD
6 9 (23.08%) Use Case
6 9 (23.08%) Logical Data Model
7 6 (15.38%) Scrum
8 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.69%) OOD
9 3 (7.69%) Android Development
10 2 (5.13%) Mobile Development
10 2 (5.13%) DevOps
10 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
11 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.56%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) Java
2 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
3 17 (43.59%) SQL
4 14 (35.90%) Perl
5 12 (30.77%) PL/SQL
5 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Sybase
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Apple
2 1 (2.56%) Google
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