The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 51 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing OOD 4 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.71% 1.31% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.64% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 16
Median daily rate £350 £353 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% -17.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

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
486 489 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.17% 80.16% 82.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 258 396
Median daily rate £355 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £16.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +95.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £30.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for OOD.

1 10 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 5 (50.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Sybase
5 4 (40.00%) DB2
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) Moq
6 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) MCTS
6 3 (30.00%) QA
6 3 (30.00%) Selenium
6 3 (30.00%) NUnit
6 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (30.00%) MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) DB2
3 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) KDB
4 1 (10.00%) Kdb+
4 1 (10.00%) MarkLogic
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Moq
1 3 (30.00%) NUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Android Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Automation Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Android Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) JMS
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) J2SE
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
5 1 (10.00%) Drools
5 1 (10.00%) Ext JS
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Android Development
6 1 (10.00%) BPMN
6 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) User Stories
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) MCAD
2 3 (30.00%) MCSD
2 3 (30.00%) MCTS
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Sybase
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter