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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 34 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing OO 39 44 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.48% 6.33% 6.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.52% 8.49% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 19
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£375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £357 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.31% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +6.66%
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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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
706 518 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.06% 74.53% 72.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 297 371
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 5 5
Average hourly rate £31.70 £21.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.95% +127.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 43 (62.32%) Java
2 40 (57.97%) SQL
3 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (47.83%) Spring
5 31 (44.93%) OOD
6 29 (42.03%) CSS
6 29 (42.03%) Relational Database
7 28 (40.58%) UNIX
7 28 (40.58%) JavaScript
8 27 (39.13%) Finance
9 26 (37.68%) Sybase
10 24 (34.78%) RDBMS
11 23 (33.33%) Linux
12 21 (30.43%) Banking
13 19 (27.54%) HTML
14 18 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (24.64%) C#
15 17 (24.64%) DB2
15 17 (24.64%) JUnit
15 17 (24.64%) .NET
15 17 (24.64%) JMS
15 17 (24.64%) Software Engineering
16 16 (23.19%) Perl
16 16 (23.19%) XML
17 15 (21.74%) Oracle
17 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
17 15 (21.74%) J2SE
18 14 (20.29%) Performance Tuning
19 13 (18.84%) Web Services
20 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (10.14%) IIS
2 6 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.25%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.25%) GlassFish
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (7.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (5.80%) CMS
5 3 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (2.90%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.90%) FileNet
7 1 (1.45%) Drupal
7 1 (1.45%) JBoss
7 1 (1.45%) Apache
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.45%) nginx
7 1 (1.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
1 1 (1.45%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (42.03%) Relational Database
2 24 (34.78%) RDBMS
3 17 (24.64%) DB2
4 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
5 9 (13.04%) MySQL
6 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.80%) Big Data
8 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) JUnit
2 6 (8.70%) Selenium
2 6 (8.70%) CruiseControl
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (5.80%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.35%) NUnit
5 3 (4.35%) Subversion
5 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.35%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.90%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.90%) JSUnit
6 2 (2.90%) Maven
7 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.45%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.45%) QUnit
General
1 27 (39.13%) Finance
2 21 (30.43%) Banking
3 11 (15.94%) Investment Banking
4 10 (14.49%) Front Office
5 3 (4.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 62 (89.86%) Developer
2 33 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (7.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Designer
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Designer
7 4 (5.80%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.35%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.35%) UI Programmer
8 3 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.90%) Tester
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (2.90%) TIBCO Developer
9 2 (2.90%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.83%) Spring
2 29 (42.03%) CSS
3 19 (27.54%) HTML
4 17 (24.64%) .NET
4 17 (24.64%) JMS
5 16 (23.19%) XML
6 15 (21.74%) J2SE
7 13 (18.84%) Web Services
8 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET
9 10 (14.49%) Hibernate
9 10 (14.49%) Ajax
9 10 (14.49%) jQuery
9 10 (14.49%) HTML5
10 9 (13.04%) CSS3
10 9 (13.04%) XSLT
10 9 (13.04%) JSP
11 8 (11.59%) JSON
12 7 (10.14%) Java EE
12 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
13 6 (8.70%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.04%) Fixed Income
3 8 (11.59%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (5.80%) Equities
5 3 (4.35%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.90%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (2.90%) Social Network
6 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.90%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.45%) Animation
7 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.58%) UNIX
2 23 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (7.25%) Windows
4 1 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.93%) OOD
3 17 (24.64%) Software Engineering
4 14 (20.29%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 10 (14.49%) TDD
6 10 (14.49%) Scrum
6 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (14.49%) Waterfall
7 9 (13.04%) Investment Management
7 9 (13.04%) Database Tuning
7 9 (13.04%) Wealth Management
7 9 (13.04%) MVC
8 8 (11.59%) SOA
9 6 (8.70%) BDD
9 6 (8.70%) UML
9 6 (8.70%) OOP
10 5 (7.25%) Use Case
10 5 (7.25%) Performance Testing
10 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (62.32%) Java
2 40 (57.97%) SQL
3 28 (40.58%) JavaScript
4 17 (24.64%) C#
5 16 (23.19%) Perl
6 11 (15.94%) PL/SQL
7 8 (11.59%) PHP
8 5 (7.25%) Jython
8 5 (7.25%) Groovy
9 4 (5.80%) Scala
9 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) Sybase
2 15 (21.74%) Oracle
3 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.90%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.90%) IBM
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