The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 62 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.60% 0.11% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.13% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate £315 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £375 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £375 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £346 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.85% -13.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -31.81%
OOA/OOD
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
533 742 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.39% 84.41% 79.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 410 307
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 26 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD.

1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) OO
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 5 (41.67%) ETL
5 5 (41.67%) UML
5 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) Subversion
5 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
6 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
6 4 (33.33%) Kanban
6 4 (33.33%) SOA
6 4 (33.33%) Banking
6 4 (33.33%) SOAP
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (25.00%) IBM
7 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
7 3 (25.00%) Unix
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) JUnit
7 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (25.00%) J2EE
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (41.67%) Subversion
2 3 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (25.00%) Gradle
2 3 (25.00%) JUnit
2 3 (25.00%) Maven
2 3 (25.00%) Mockito
3 1 (8.33%) Moq
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) WatiN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) SOAP
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Camel
2 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) JAX-RS
2 3 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
4 1 (8.33%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) DataPower
2 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (41.67%) ETL
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) UML
5 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) Kanban
5 4 (33.33%) SOA
6 3 (25.00%) ArchiMate
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) Microservices
6 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Clojure
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft