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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 57 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing OOD 8 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.06% 1.59% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 2.41% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
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£425 £450 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +29.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +3.33%
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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
587 415 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.95% 65.87% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 210 280
Average daily rate £375 £363 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £492 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -25.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 2014, 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 16 (84.21%) OO
2 14 (73.68%) Java
3 13 (68.42%) Spring
4 12 (63.16%) Sybase
4 12 (63.16%) Linux
4 12 (63.16%) UNIX
5 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 8 (42.11%) Perl
6 8 (42.11%) DB2
6 8 (42.11%) RDBMS
6 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
7 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (36.84%) J2SE
7 7 (36.84%) JUnit
8 6 (31.58%) JMS
8 6 (31.58%) Equity Derivative
8 6 (31.58%) Database Tuning
9 5 (26.32%) Front Office
10 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
10 4 (21.05%) Banking
10 4 (21.05%) SOA
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
11 3 (15.79%) Windows
11 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
11 3 (15.79%) IIS
11 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) GlassFish
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) DB2
1 8 (42.11%) RDBMS
1 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Front Office
3 4 (21.05%) Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) Spring
2 7 (36.84%) J2SE
3 6 (31.58%) JMS
4 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
5 3 (15.79%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 3 (15.79%) NHibernate
5 3 (15.79%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) JRuby
6 2 (10.53%) Java EE 5
6 2 (10.53%) Java EE
6 2 (10.53%) JSP
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (5.26%) HTML
7 1 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.79%) Physics
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.53%) Hedge funds
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) UNIX
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) OO
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (31.58%) Database Tuning
5 4 (21.05%) SOA
6 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
7 2 (10.53%) UML
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Use Case
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.26%) TDD
8 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Perl
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) Jython
5 2 (10.53%) Groovy
5 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Sybase
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Twitter
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