The table below looks at the statistics for OOD 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 OOD over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 73 75 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing OOD 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.51% 0.089% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
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£375 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
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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
1042 808 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.17% 71.82% 66.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 427 222
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 9
Average hourly rate £28.50 £13.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.27% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.02 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £14.68 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOD across the Edinburgh region.

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Edinburgh region.

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) OO
3 9 (52.94%) Use Case
4 8 (47.06%) SOA
5 7 (41.18%) UML
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) CSS
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) JIRA
8 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) SQL
9 3 (17.65%) Ant
9 3 (17.65%) Maven
9 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
9 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
9 3 (17.65%) Selenium
9 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (17.65%) Hudson
9 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
9 3 (17.65%) Artifactory
10 2 (11.76%) HTML5
10 2 (11.76%) BDD
10 2 (11.76%) CSS3
10 2 (11.76%) BPMN
10 2 (11.76%) JSF
10 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
10 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
10 2 (11.76%) TDD

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OOD 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) DB2
1 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 3 (17.65%) Ant
2 3 (17.65%) Maven
2 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
2 3 (17.65%) Selenium
2 3 (17.65%) Hudson
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.88%) JUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Xcode
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) Android Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Senior Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Designer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 2 (11.76%) J2EE Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Applications Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Web Services
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) JSF
4 2 (11.76%) Java EE
4 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
4 2 (11.76%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) J2SE
5 1 (5.88%) JMS
5 1 (5.88%) WinForms
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) OO
2 9 (52.94%) Use Case
3 8 (47.06%) SOA
4 7 (41.18%) UML
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) BPMN
7 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
7 2 (11.76%) TDD
8 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
8 1 (5.88%) Database Tuning
8 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
8 1 (5.88%) Analytics
8 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.88%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Sybase
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Apple
1 1 (5.88%) Google
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