The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 82 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing OOD 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.098% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+58.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
951 730 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.47% 71.36% 69.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 355 333
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £33.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
OOD
Scotland

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
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 12 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSF
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) Apache CXF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle