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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 70 59 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing OO 26 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.96% 1.74% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 2.14% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 15
Median daily rate £550 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £365 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.38 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -
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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
1095 1170 1018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.70% 81.36% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 615 613
Median daily rate £400 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 18
Median hourly rate £15.82 £18.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £12.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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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 26 June 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 26 June 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 37 (64.91%) Java
2 25 (43.86%) JBoss
3 22 (38.60%) UML
4 21 (36.84%) Hibernate
5 20 (35.09%) SOA
5 20 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (33.33%) Use Case
6 19 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 19 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
7 18 (31.58%) OOD
7 18 (31.58%) JPA
8 17 (29.82%) Apache CXF
9 16 (28.07%) JSF
9 16 (28.07%) Oracle
9 16 (28.07%) iPad
10 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (22.81%) Drools
11 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
11 13 (22.81%) E-Commerce
11 13 (22.81%) Relational Database
11 13 (22.81%) Wireframes
12 12 (21.05%) Web Services
12 12 (21.05%) BPMN
13 11 (19.30%) C#
14 10 (17.54%) HTML
14 10 (17.54%) CSS
15 9 (15.79%) .NET
15 9 (15.79%) Finance
15 9 (15.79%) Scrum
15 9 (15.79%) Git (software)

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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 25 (43.86%) JBoss
2 6 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 6 (10.53%) WebLogic Portal
2 6 (10.53%) WebSphere
3 5 (8.77%) CMS
3 5 (8.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.51%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (7.02%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.75%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.26%) iTunes
2 1 (1.75%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.26%) GIS
3 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.75%) MySQL
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.04%) gulp
3 5 (8.77%) NUnit
4 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.51%) Xcode
5 1 (1.75%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.75%) Hudson
5 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.75%) Maven
5 1 (1.75%) NuGet
5 1 (1.75%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.75%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.75%) Selenium
5 1 (1.75%) Subversion
5 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Avionics
2 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Architect
1 25 (43.86%) Developer
2 23 (40.35%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (14.04%) Java Architect
3 8 (14.04%) Java Solutions Architect
4 6 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Sitecore Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Middleware Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Android Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Instructor
7 3 (5.26%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.26%) SOA Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) Hibernate
2 18 (31.58%) JPA
3 17 (29.82%) Apache CXF
4 16 (28.07%) JSF
5 13 (22.81%) Drools
6 12 (21.05%) Web Services
7 10 (17.54%) CSS
7 10 (17.54%) HTML
8 9 (15.79%) .NET
8 9 (15.79%) Node.js
9 8 (14.04%) RichFaces
10 7 (12.28%) Java EE
10 7 (12.28%) Spring
11 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
11 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
11 6 (10.53%) Middleware
11 6 (10.53%) Struts
12 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
12 5 (8.77%) J2EE
12 5 (8.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) iPad
2 8 (14.04%) Algorithms
2 8 (14.04%) Data Structures
3 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.02%) Mathematics
5 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
5 4 (7.02%) Physics
6 3 (5.26%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (5.26%) iPhone
6 3 (5.26%) User Experience
7 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Android
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) UML
2 20 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (35.09%) SOA
3 19 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 19 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 19 (33.33%) Use Case
4 18 (31.58%) OOD
5 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (22.81%) E-Commerce
6 13 (22.81%) Wireframes
7 12 (21.05%) BPMN
8 9 (15.79%) Scrum
9 8 (14.04%) Service Design
9 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.53%) Android Development
10 6 (10.53%) Open Source
11 5 (8.77%) DevOps
11 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.77%) Software Architecture
11 5 (8.77%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (64.91%) Java
2 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
3 11 (19.30%) C#
4 6 (10.53%) Ruby
5 5 (8.77%) PHP
5 5 (8.77%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.02%) C++
6 4 (7.02%) SQL
7 3 (5.26%) C
7 3 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.26%) Python
7 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.75%) Delphi
8 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
1 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.28%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.53%) webMethods
4 5 (8.77%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.75%) Cognos
5 1 (1.75%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Nintex
5 1 (1.75%) Zend