The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 22 23 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +36
Contract jobs citing OO 60 44 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.03% 6.73% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.86% 9.59% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 2
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £275 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £475 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.90% -10.00%
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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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
677 459 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.37% 70.18% 72.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 252 308
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

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Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 72 (67.29%) Java
2 53 (49.53%) SQL
3 52 (48.60%) Perl
4 51 (47.66%) UNIX
4 51 (47.66%) Relational Database
5 45 (42.06%) JavaScript
6 43 (40.19%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (35.51%) CSS
8 37 (34.58%) Linux
9 36 (33.64%) Banking
9 36 (33.64%) Spring
10 33 (30.84%) Finance
11 30 (28.04%) JMS
12 28 (26.17%) XML
12 28 (26.17%) C#
12 28 (26.17%) Oracle
13 27 (25.23%) DB2
14 26 (24.30%) JSP
15 25 (23.36%) PL/SQL
15 25 (23.36%) J2EE
16 24 (22.43%) MVC
17 23 (21.50%) .NET
17 23 (21.50%) XSLT
17 23 (21.50%) Sybase
17 23 (21.50%) OOD
17 23 (21.50%) Ajax
18 22 (20.56%) Unit Testing
18 22 (20.56%) RDBMS
19 21 (19.63%) Struts
19 21 (19.63%) Spring Web Flow

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 21 (19.63%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.61%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.67%) IIS
4 4 (3.74%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (3.74%) GlassFish
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.80%) CMS
6 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.87%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.87%) WebLogic Integration
6 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.87%) Apache
6 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.87%) MS Project Server
6 2 (1.87%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.93%) Mule
7 1 (0.93%) Drupal
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.93%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Photoshop
1 5 (4.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.87%) MS Project
2 2 (1.87%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.93%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.93%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) LAN
1 1 (0.93%) WAN
1 1 (0.93%) HTTP
1 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (47.66%) Relational Database
2 27 (25.23%) DB2
3 22 (20.56%) RDBMS
4 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
5 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.67%) KDB
6 5 (4.67%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.80%) MySQL
8 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (19.63%) Selenium
2 19 (17.76%) CruiseControl
3 11 (10.28%) JUnit
4 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Blend
5 4 (3.74%) Maven
6 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.80%) Subversion
7 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.87%) Hudson
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.87%) NCrunch
8 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 36 (33.64%) Banking
2 33 (30.84%) Finance
3 12 (11.21%) Front Office
4 3 (2.80%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 101 (94.39%) Developer
2 44 (41.12%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.15%) Database Developer
4 9 (8.41%) .NET Developer
4 9 (8.41%) C++ Developer
5 7 (6.54%) WPF Developer
5 7 (6.54%) C# Developer
6 6 (5.61%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.61%) Web Developer
7 4 (3.74%) PHP Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (2.80%) Designer
8 3 (2.80%) DB2 Developer
8 3 (2.80%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (2.80%) Applications Developer
9 2 (1.87%) Software Developer
9 2 (1.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (1.87%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (1.87%) Java Applications Developer
9 2 (1.87%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (35.51%) CSS
2 36 (33.64%) Spring
3 30 (28.04%) JMS
4 28 (26.17%) XML
5 26 (24.30%) JSP
6 25 (23.36%) J2EE
7 23 (21.50%) .NET
7 23 (21.50%) XSLT
7 23 (21.50%) Ajax
8 21 (19.63%) Struts
8 21 (19.63%) Spring Web Flow
9 19 (17.76%) Spring MVC
9 19 (17.76%) iBATIS
9 19 (17.76%) GWT
9 19 (17.76%) JDBC
10 16 (14.95%) HTML
11 15 (14.02%) Web Services
12 14 (13.08%) jQuery
13 11 (10.28%) WPF
14 9 (8.41%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (8.41%) Derivative
2 9 (8.41%) Hedge funds
3 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.61%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (4.67%) Animation
5 5 (4.67%) Equities
5 5 (4.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.67%) User Experience
6 2 (1.87%) Clustering
6 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.87%) DataPower
6 2 (1.87%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.87%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.93%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.93%) Open Source
7 1 (0.93%) iPad
7 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.93%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 51 (47.66%) UNIX
2 37 (34.58%) Linux
3 4 (3.74%) Windows
4 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.19%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.43%) MVC
3 23 (21.50%) OOD
4 22 (20.56%) Unit Testing
5 20 (18.69%) Web Application Development
6 17 (15.89%) OOP
7 15 (14.02%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (13.08%) SOA
9 13 (12.15%) TDD
10 10 (9.35%) Data Analysis
11 7 (6.54%) MVVM
11 7 (6.54%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.54%) UML
12 6 (5.61%) Risk Management
12 6 (5.61%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (5.61%) Database Tuning
12 6 (5.61%) Multithreading
13 5 (4.67%) Software Engineering
13 5 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (4.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (67.29%) Java
2 53 (49.53%) SQL
3 52 (48.60%) Perl
4 45 (42.06%) JavaScript
5 28 (26.17%) C#
6 25 (23.36%) PL/SQL
7 19 (17.76%) Shell Script
8 9 (8.41%) C++
9 7 (6.54%) Python
10 6 (5.61%) PHP
10 6 (5.61%) Scala
11 5 (4.67%) XAML
12 2 (1.87%) Jython
12 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.87%) Groovy
13 1 (0.93%) VB
13 1 (0.93%) VBA
13 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) Degree
2 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) SLA
Vendors
1 28 (26.17%) Oracle
2 23 (21.50%) Sybase
3 14 (13.08%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.54%) Adobe
5 3 (2.80%) Yahoo!
5 3 (2.80%) Twitter
5 3 (2.80%) JBoss
5 3 (2.80%) IBM
6 2 (1.87%) Google
6 2 (1.87%) Kony
7 1 (0.93%) Zend
7 1 (0.93%) Progress
7 1 (0.93%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.93%) Informatica
7 1 (0.93%) OpenLink
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Rate: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Rate: £100 - £150 per day + competitive
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