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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 34 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing OO 23 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.17% 3.77% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 4.70% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 24
Median daily rate £325 £348 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% -18.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +16.00%

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
474 489 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.03% 80.16% 82.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 258 396
Median daily rate £353 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £16.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +95.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £30.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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

OO
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

OO
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 20 February 2017.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

OO
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

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 27 (65.85%) Java
1 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (51.22%) SQL
3 17 (41.46%) Relational Database
4 16 (39.02%) C#
5 14 (34.15%) HTML
5 14 (34.15%) Scrum
5 14 (34.15%) Linux
6 13 (31.71%) Unix
7 12 (29.27%) Spring
7 12 (29.27%) Maven
7 12 (29.27%) JSON
8 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
8 11 (26.83%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
8 11 (26.83%) DB2
8 11 (26.83%) Finance
9 10 (24.39%) OOD
9 10 (24.39%) .NET
9 10 (24.39%) TDD
10 9 (21.95%) Banking
10 9 (21.95%) XML
10 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
10 9 (21.95%) OOP
11 8 (19.51%) Python
11 8 (19.51%) SOAP
11 8 (19.51%) Docker
11 8 (19.51%) HTML5
12 7 (17.07%) AngularJS

OO
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 3 (7.32%) Jadu
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) GitHub
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) Relational Database
2 11 (26.83%) DB2
3 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (4.88%) Big Data
5 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.44%) IBM BigInsights
6 1 (2.44%) KDB
6 1 (2.44%) Kdb+
6 1 (2.44%) MarkLogic
6 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Maven
2 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
3 6 (14.63%) Ant
3 6 (14.63%) Gradle
3 6 (14.63%) Hudson
3 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.76%) JUnit
4 4 (9.76%) Selenium
5 3 (7.32%) JIRA
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Blend
5 3 (7.32%) Moq
5 3 (7.32%) NUnit
5 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
5 3 (7.32%) YouTrack
6 2 (4.88%) Concordion
6 2 (4.88%) JBehave
7 1 (2.44%) Android Studio
7 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.07%) .NET Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Java Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Software Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Web Developer
5 5 (12.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.20%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (7.32%) WPF Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) HTML
2 12 (29.27%) JSON
2 12 (29.27%) Spring
3 10 (24.39%) .NET
4 9 (21.95%) XML
5 8 (19.51%) HTML5
5 8 (19.51%) SOAP
6 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
6 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
6 7 (17.07%) CSS
7 6 (14.63%) J2EE
7 6 (14.63%) jQuery
8 5 (12.20%) Protocol Buffers
9 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
9 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (9.76%) Entity Framework
9 4 (9.76%) REST
9 4 (9.76%) Web Services
10 3 (7.32%) JSP
10 3 (7.32%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.32%) User Experience
3 2 (4.88%) Derivative
3 2 (4.88%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (4.88%) Social Media
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Linux
2 13 (31.71%) Unix
3 2 (4.88%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) Scrum
3 11 (26.83%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (24.39%) OOD
4 10 (24.39%) TDD
5 9 (21.95%) OOP
6 7 (17.07%) DevOps
6 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.07%) UML
7 6 (14.63%) Front End Development
7 6 (14.63%) Waterfall
7 6 (14.63%) Web Development
8 5 (12.20%) MVC
9 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.76%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (9.76%) Low Latency
9 4 (9.76%) Microservices
9 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) Java
2 21 (51.22%) SQL
3 16 (39.02%) C#
4 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
5 8 (19.51%) Python
6 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.32%) Perl
7 3 (7.32%) PHP
7 3 (7.32%) XAML
8 2 (4.88%) C
8 2 (4.88%) C++
9 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) MCAD
2 3 (7.32%) MCSD
2 3 (7.32%) MCTS
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) MiFID
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.88%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (4.88%) EMIR
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Atlassian
2 6 (14.63%) Perforce
3 5 (12.20%) Sybase
4 3 (7.32%) Adobe
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Telerik
6 1 (2.44%) Twitter