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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 33 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing OO 36 52 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.04% 7.57% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 10.08% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 14
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £288 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +2.56%
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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
737 516 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.62% 75.11% 73.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 281 365
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 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 1 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.20 £15.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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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 21 April 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 21 April 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 39 (63.93%) Java
2 36 (59.02%) SQL
3 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (47.54%) Spring
5 28 (45.90%) OOD
6 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
6 23 (37.70%) Finance
7 22 (36.07%) CSS
7 22 (36.07%) UNIX
8 20 (32.79%) Relational Database
9 19 (31.15%) Linux
10 18 (29.51%) Sybase
11 17 (27.87%) RDBMS
11 17 (27.87%) Banking
12 16 (26.23%) HTML
12 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
13 14 (22.95%) Web Services
13 14 (22.95%) C#
13 14 (22.95%) .NET
13 14 (22.95%) JMS
13 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (21.31%) Hibernate
15 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
15 12 (19.67%) DB2
15 12 (19.67%) JUnit
15 12 (19.67%) Perl
15 12 (19.67%) XML
15 12 (19.67%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (18.03%) jQuery
16 11 (18.03%) Oracle

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 6 (9.84%) IIS
1 6 (9.84%) CMS
2 5 (8.20%) WebLogic
2 5 (8.20%) GlassFish
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (8.20%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (6.56%) Umbraco
3 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.92%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (3.28%) FileNet
6 1 (1.64%) Drupal
6 1 (1.64%) JBoss
6 1 (1.64%) Apache
6 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.64%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) HTTP
1 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) Relational Database
2 17 (27.87%) RDBMS
3 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
4 12 (19.67%) DB2
5 9 (14.75%) MySQL
6 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database
6 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.64%) Big Data
8 1 (1.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) JUnit
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (6.56%) Selenium
4 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.92%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.28%) Maven
5 2 (3.28%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.28%) JSUnit
5 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.28%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.64%) Hudson
6 1 (1.64%) Subversion
6 1 (1.64%) Android Studio
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 17 (27.87%) Banking
3 8 (13.11%) Investment Banking
4 7 (11.48%) Front Office
5 3 (4.92%) Legal
6 1 (1.64%) Back Office
6 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 53 (86.89%) Developer
2 30 (49.18%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Senior Developer
4 6 (9.84%) .NET Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Web Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Designer
5 5 (8.20%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Designer
7 3 (4.92%) UI Programmer
7 3 (4.92%) UI Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.28%) TIBCO Developer
8 2 (3.28%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Tester
8 2 (3.28%) Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (47.54%) Spring
2 22 (36.07%) CSS
3 16 (26.23%) HTML
4 14 (22.95%) .NET
4 14 (22.95%) Web Services
4 14 (22.95%) JMS
5 13 (21.31%) Hibernate
6 12 (19.67%) XML
7 11 (18.03%) jQuery
8 10 (16.39%) J2SE
8 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET
9 9 (14.75%) Ajax
9 9 (14.75%) HTML5
10 7 (11.48%) AngularJS
10 7 (11.48%) Java EE
10 7 (11.48%) JSP
11 6 (9.84%) XSLT
11 6 (9.84%) WCF
11 6 (9.84%) CSS3
12 5 (8.20%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.11%) Fixed Income
3 6 (9.84%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (8.20%) Web 2.0
5 4 (6.56%) Equities
5 4 (6.56%) Social Network
6 2 (3.28%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (3.28%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.64%) User Experience
7 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.64%) Animation
7 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) UNIX
2 19 (31.15%) Linux
3 5 (8.20%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) OOD
3 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
3 12 (19.67%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (16.39%) Scrum
4 10 (16.39%) Waterfall
5 8 (13.11%) OOP
6 7 (11.48%) SOA
6 7 (11.48%) UML
6 7 (11.48%) Database Tuning
6 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
6 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.20%) Wealth Management
7 5 (8.20%) Use Case
7 5 (8.20%) Performance Testing
7 5 (8.20%) Investment Management
7 5 (8.20%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (8.20%) MVC
7 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) Java
2 36 (59.02%) SQL
3 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
4 14 (22.95%) C#
5 12 (19.67%) Perl
6 9 (14.75%) PL/SQL
7 5 (8.20%) Jython
7 5 (8.20%) Groovy
8 4 (6.56%) XPath
8 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.28%) PHP
10 1 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Sybase
2 11 (18.03%) Oracle
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.28%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.28%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Sencha