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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 73 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing OO 21 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.66% 1.89% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.31% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 14
Median daily rate £450 £388 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -12.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £375 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.88 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +9.89%
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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
1051 1300 1006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.21% 82.02% 78.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 668 583
Median daily rate £389 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.72% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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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 25 July 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 25 July 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 30 (62.50%) Java
2 19 (39.58%) JBoss
2 19 (39.58%) OOD
3 17 (35.42%) Hibernate
4 16 (33.33%) UML
5 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (29.17%) SOA
7 13 (27.08%) Data Modelling
7 13 (27.08%) Oracle
7 13 (27.08%) JPA
7 13 (27.08%) Use Case
7 13 (27.08%) Logical Data Model
8 12 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 12 (25.00%) Apache CXF
8 12 (25.00%) C#
9 11 (22.92%) .NET
9 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (22.92%) JSF
9 11 (22.92%) iPad
10 10 (20.83%) Wireframes
10 10 (20.83%) Web Services
11 9 (18.75%) CSS
11 9 (18.75%) HTML
12 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
12 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 8 (16.67%) Spring
12 8 (16.67%) Drools
13 7 (14.58%) BPMN

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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 19 (39.58%) JBoss
2 6 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
2 6 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.42%) CMS
3 5 (10.42%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.17%) Apache
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.17%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.25%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) GIS
3 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.08%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) NUnit
2 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.25%) gulp
3 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.17%) Xcode
5 1 (2.08%) Hudson
5 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.08%) JProfiler
5 1 (2.08%) JUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Maven
5 1 (2.08%) NuGet
5 1 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.08%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Avionics
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) Architect
3 17 (35.42%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Java Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Sitecore Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Middleware Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Instructor
7 3 (6.25%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) Hibernate
2 13 (27.08%) JPA
3 12 (25.00%) Apache CXF
4 11 (22.92%) .NET
4 11 (22.92%) JSF
5 10 (20.83%) Web Services
6 9 (18.75%) CSS
6 9 (18.75%) HTML
7 8 (16.67%) Drools
7 8 (16.67%) Spring
8 7 (14.58%) .NET Framework
8 7 (14.58%) Java EE
8 7 (14.58%) RichFaces
9 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 6 (12.50%) Middleware
9 6 (12.50%) Struts
10 5 (10.42%) J2EE
11 4 (8.33%) Express
11 4 (8.33%) Node.js
11 4 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) iPad
2 7 (14.58%) Algorithms
2 7 (14.58%) Data Structures
3 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (8.33%) Physics
6 3 (6.25%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (6.25%) iPhone
6 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
6 3 (6.25%) User Experience
7 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Android
3 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) OOD
2 16 (33.33%) UML
3 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (29.17%) SOA
5 13 (27.08%) Data Modelling
5 13 (27.08%) Logical Data Model
5 13 (27.08%) Use Case
6 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (20.83%) Wireframes
8 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 7 (14.58%) BPMN
10 6 (12.50%) Open Source
11 5 (10.42%) Analytics
11 5 (10.42%) Android Development
11 5 (10.42%) DevOps
11 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
11 5 (10.42%) Migration
11 5 (10.42%) Scrum
11 5 (10.42%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) Java
2 12 (25.00%) C#
3 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.58%) SQL
5 6 (12.50%) Ruby
6 5 (10.42%) PHP
6 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.42%) VB.NET
7 4 (8.33%) C++
8 3 (6.25%) C
8 3 (6.25%) Objective-C
8 3 (6.25%) Python
9 2 (4.17%) VB
10 1 (2.08%) Delphi
10 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
1 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Oracle
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.50%) webMethods
5 5 (10.42%) Sitecore
6 2 (4.17%) Cognos
6 2 (4.17%) DevExpress
6 2 (4.17%) IBM
6 2 (4.17%) Nintex
7 1 (2.08%) Sybase
7 1 (2.08%) Zend