The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 23 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing OO 41 31 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.74% 3.56% 5.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.22% 4.31% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 19
Median daily rate £350 £348 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £282 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £409 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.81
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.69%
OO
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
499 719 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.07% 82.45% 81.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 361 316
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 7
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +153.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.38 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for OO.

1 73 (79.35%) Java
2 62 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (66.30%) OOD
4 57 (61.96%) Linux
5 53 (57.61%) Spring
6 52 (56.52%) Finance
7 48 (52.17%) Unix
8 47 (51.09%) SQL
8 47 (51.09%) DB2
9 46 (50.00%) Sybase
10 43 (46.74%) Perl
11 39 (42.39%) J2SE
12 38 (41.30%) JUnit
13 35 (38.04%) Relational Database
13 35 (38.04%) Analytical Skills
13 35 (38.04%) SDLC
14 33 (35.87%) JMS
14 33 (35.87%) RDBMS
15 30 (32.61%) Software Engineering
16 26 (28.26%) Front Office
17 25 (27.17%) Banking
18 23 (25.00%) Multithreading
19 22 (23.91%) Hibernate
19 22 (23.91%) Oracle
20 20 (21.74%) XML
21 16 (17.39%) C++
21 16 (17.39%) Unit Testing
22 15 (16.30%) Database Tuning
22 15 (16.30%) HTML
22 15 (16.30%) Performance Tuning

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 14 (15.22%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.87%) JBoss
3 9 (9.78%) Apache
3 9 (9.78%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.17%) Drupal
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.09%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.17%) iTunes
3 1 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (51.09%) DB2
2 35 (38.04%) Relational Database
3 33 (35.87%) RDBMS
4 9 (9.78%) MarkLogic
4 9 (9.78%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.52%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.09%) Big Data
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 38 (41.30%) JUnit
2 11 (11.96%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.70%) Subversion
4 6 (6.52%) TeamCity
5 5 (5.43%) CruiseControl
5 5 (5.43%) Fiddler
6 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.17%) Xcode
7 1 (1.09%) Grunt
7 1 (1.09%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.09%) JIRA
7 1 (1.09%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.09%) YouTrack
General
1 52 (56.52%) Finance
2 26 (28.26%) Front Office
3 25 (27.17%) Banking
4 14 (15.22%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.35%) Legal
6 2 (2.17%) Retail
7 1 (1.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 90 (97.83%) Developer
2 52 (56.52%) Java Developer
3 15 (16.30%) C++ Developer
4 13 (14.13%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.96%) Android Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (5.43%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.43%) iOS Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Java Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) MongoDB Developer
8 4 (4.35%) T-SQL Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.26%) Instructor
9 3 (3.26%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Senior iOS Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.17%) Development Specialist
10 2 (2.17%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (57.61%) Spring
2 39 (42.39%) J2SE
3 33 (35.87%) JMS
4 22 (23.91%) Hibernate
5 20 (21.74%) XML
6 15 (16.30%) HTML
7 13 (14.13%) J2EE
8 12 (13.04%) JSON
9 11 (11.96%) HTML5
10 10 (10.87%) AngularJS
10 10 (10.87%) JSP
11 9 (9.78%) Apache Commons
11 9 (9.78%) Drools
11 9 (9.78%) Ext JS
11 9 (9.78%) jBPM
11 9 (9.78%) Servlets
12 8 (8.70%) CSS
12 8 (8.70%) Java SE
13 7 (7.61%) XSLT
14 6 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (38.04%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.22%) Equity Derivative
3 11 (11.96%) Equities
4 9 (9.78%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.78%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (6.52%) Animation
5 6 (6.52%) iPad
5 6 (6.52%) iPhone
6 5 (5.43%) Apple TV
7 4 (4.35%) Derivative
7 4 (4.35%) Fixed Income
7 4 (4.35%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (61.96%) Linux
2 48 (52.17%) Unix
3 11 (11.96%) Android
4 9 (9.78%) Windows
5 6 (6.52%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (66.30%) OOD
3 35 (38.04%) SDLC
4 30 (32.61%) Software Engineering
5 23 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 16 (17.39%) Unit Testing
7 15 (16.30%) Database Tuning
7 15 (16.30%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (11.96%) Android Development
8 11 (11.96%) Wealth Management
9 10 (10.87%) Open Source
10 9 (9.78%) BPMN
10 9 (9.78%) Integration Testing
10 9 (9.78%) System Integration Testing
10 9 (9.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (9.78%) User Stories
10 9 (9.78%) Workflow
11 8 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.52%) Investment Management
12 6 (6.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 73 (79.35%) Java
2 47 (51.09%) SQL
3 43 (46.74%) Perl
4 16 (17.39%) C++
5 14 (15.22%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.61%) PHP
7 6 (6.52%) Objective-C
7 6 (6.52%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.43%) Apple Swift
8 5 (5.43%) C#
9 3 (3.26%) C
9 3 (3.26%) Ruby
10 2 (2.17%) Scala
11 1 (1.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 46 (50.00%) Sybase
2 22 (23.91%) Oracle
3 5 (5.43%) Apple
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.09%) Telerik