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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 62 50 64
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing OOD 13 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.49% 1.36% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.94% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
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£425 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £37.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-10.06% +12.78%
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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
697 464 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.84% 70.09% 72.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 261 316
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 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 23 (85.19%) OO
2 20 (74.07%) Java
3 19 (70.37%) UNIX
4 18 (66.67%) Linux
5 16 (59.26%) Sybase
6 14 (51.85%) SQL
6 14 (51.85%) Perl
6 14 (51.85%) Spring
7 12 (44.44%) DB2
7 12 (44.44%) Relational Database
8 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (40.74%) Finance
9 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (33.33%) RDBMS
10 9 (33.33%) JUnit
11 8 (29.63%) J2SE
11 8 (29.63%) JMS
12 7 (25.93%) Oracle
13 6 (22.22%) Front Office
13 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
13 6 (22.22%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (22.22%) Degree
13 6 (22.22%) Database Tuning
14 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
14 5 (18.52%) jQuery
14 5 (18.52%) CSS
15 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
15 4 (14.81%) UML
15 4 (14.81%) .NET

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (7.41%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.70%) Mule
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) DB2
1 12 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 9 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Front Office
3 4 (14.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Designer
4 3 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Designer
6 1 (3.70%) SOA Designer
6 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) Spring
2 8 (29.63%) J2SE
2 8 (29.63%) JMS
3 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 5 (18.52%) CSS
4 5 (18.52%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) HTML
5 4 (14.81%) .NET
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
6 3 (11.11%) Web Services
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle ADF
6 3 (11.11%) NHibernate
6 3 (11.11%) WCF
6 3 (11.11%) Java EE 5
7 2 (7.41%) JRuby
7 2 (7.41%) CSS3
7 2 (7.41%) Java EE
7 2 (7.41%) JSP
8 1 (3.70%) SOAP
8 1 (3.70%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
4 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
4 4 (14.81%) Physics
5 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) UNIX
2 18 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) OO
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (22.22%) Database Tuning
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) UML
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
6 3 (11.11%) SOA
6 3 (11.11%) Use Case
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.70%) ETL
8 1 (3.70%) BPR
8 1 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) Perl
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Jython
5 2 (7.41%) Groovy
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Sybase
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Twitter
5 1 (3.70%) Informatica
5 1 (3.70%) Yahoo!
5 1 (3.70%) JBoss
5 1 (3.70%) IBM