The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 47 71 58
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Contract jobs citing OOD 21 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.06% 0.77% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.16% 1.06% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 1
Average daily rate £400 £280 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.34% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.20 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +4.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
505 662 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 73.51% 73.15% 71.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 363 313
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OOD
Scotland

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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 28 (90.32%) OO
2 20 (64.52%) SQL
3 19 (61.29%) Java
4 18 (58.06%) UNIX
5 17 (54.84%) Linux
6 15 (48.39%) Perl
6 15 (48.39%) Spring
7 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
7 14 (45.16%) Relational Database
7 14 (45.16%) Finance
8 13 (41.94%) Sybase
8 13 (41.94%) DB2
9 12 (38.71%) JUnit
9 12 (38.71%) JMS
10 11 (35.48%) J2SE
10 11 (35.48%) RDBMS
11 10 (32.26%) Front Office
12 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
13 8 (25.81%) Degree
13 8 (25.81%) .NET
13 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
13 8 (25.81%) C#
14 7 (22.58%) HTML
14 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
15 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
15 6 (19.35%) jQuery
16 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
16 5 (16.13%) CSS
16 5 (16.13%) Web Services
16 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (9.68%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Qpid
3 1 (3.23%) Mule
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) Relational Database
2 13 (41.94%) DB2
3 11 (35.48%) RDBMS
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) MySQL
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Front Office
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (61.29%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
3 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) Spring
2 12 (38.71%) JMS
3 11 (35.48%) J2SE
4 8 (25.81%) .NET
4 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
5 7 (22.58%) HTML
6 6 (19.35%) jQuery
7 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
7 5 (16.13%) CSS
7 5 (16.13%) Web Services
8 4 (12.90%) XML
8 4 (12.90%) XSLT
8 4 (12.90%) Ajax
9 3 (9.68%) CodeIgniter
9 3 (9.68%) LINQ
9 3 (9.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (9.68%) XHTML
9 3 (9.68%) LAMP
9 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
10 2 (6.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.45%) Social Network
3 2 (6.45%) Physics
3 2 (6.45%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.23%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) UNIX
2 17 (54.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) OO
2 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) MVC
5 3 (9.68%) Web Development
5 3 (9.68%) Database Tuning
5 3 (9.68%) Multithreading
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.45%) TDD
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Content Management
7 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
7 1 (3.23%) BPR
7 1 (3.23%) ETL
7 1 (3.23%) UML
7 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) Java
3 15 (48.39%) Perl
4 8 (25.81%) C#
5 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
6 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.68%) XPath
7 3 (9.68%) PHP
8 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Sybase
2 3 (9.68%) Zend
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Yahoo!
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Informatica
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £330 - £360 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago