The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 52 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing OOD 16 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.87% 1.06% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 1.39% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
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£375 £400 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -17.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £46.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-12.43% +23.33%
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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
691 575 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.63% 76.36% 72.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 285 319
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 5
Average hourly rate £39.00 £18.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% +94.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Glasgow region.

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing 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 OOD.

1 37 (92.50%) OO
2 33 (82.50%) Java
2 33 (82.50%) SQL
3 28 (70.00%) Sybase
4 27 (67.50%) Linux
5 26 (65.00%) RDBMS
5 26 (65.00%) Relational Database
6 25 (62.50%) SDLC
6 25 (62.50%) UNIX
7 24 (60.00%) Spring
8 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (52.50%) Finance
10 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
10 19 (47.50%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (45.00%) J2SE
11 18 (45.00%) JMS
11 18 (45.00%) DB2
11 18 (45.00%) JUnit
12 16 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (35.00%) Perl
14 12 (30.00%) Database Tuning
15 11 (27.50%) Banking
15 11 (27.50%) Scrum
16 10 (25.00%) Front Office
16 10 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
16 10 (25.00%) .NET
16 10 (25.00%) C#
17 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
17 9 (22.50%) Investment Banking
18 8 (20.00%) Fixed Income

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (12.50%) GlassFish
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.50%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (65.00%) RDBMS
1 26 (65.00%) Relational Database
2 18 (45.00%) DB2
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (12.50%) MySQL
5 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (10.00%) Big Data
7 1 (2.50%) KDB
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) JUnit
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (7.50%) Hudson
3 3 (7.50%) JIRA
3 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (5.00%) Selenium
4 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 21 (52.50%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Banking
3 10 (25.00%) Front Office
4 9 (22.50%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 26 (65.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Senior Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Solutions Designer
5 7 (17.50%) Designer
6 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Designer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (2.50%) SOA Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Senior SQL Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Core Java Developer
9 1 (2.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) Spring
2 18 (45.00%) J2SE
2 18 (45.00%) JMS
3 10 (25.00%) .NET
4 6 (15.00%) CSS
4 6 (15.00%) JSP
4 6 (15.00%) XML
4 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (15.00%) Java EE
4 6 (15.00%) jQuery
5 5 (12.50%) JRuby
5 5 (12.50%) Java EE 5
5 5 (12.50%) WCF
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
5 5 (12.50%) NHibernate
5 5 (12.50%) Web Services
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.50%) HTML
7 2 (5.00%) FpML
8 1 (2.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (47.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 3 (7.50%) Equities
5 2 (5.00%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (5.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.50%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Linux
2 25 (62.50%) UNIX
3 6 (15.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (92.50%) OO
2 25 (62.50%) SDLC
3 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
5 16 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (30.00%) Database Tuning
7 11 (27.50%) Scrum
8 8 (20.00%) UML
8 8 (20.00%) SOA
8 8 (20.00%) Use Case
8 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (17.50%) Investment Management
9 7 (17.50%) Wealth Management
10 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
10 5 (12.50%) TDD
11 4 (10.00%) BDD
12 3 (7.50%) Kanban
12 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) Java
1 33 (82.50%) SQL
2 14 (35.00%) Perl
3 10 (25.00%) C#
4 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.00%) PL/SQL
6 5 (12.50%) Jython
6 5 (12.50%) Groovy
7 4 (10.00%) Scala
8 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Sybase
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft