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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 55 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing OOD 7 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.95% 1.15% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.67% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Average daily rate
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£283 £450 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.22% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £228 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £450 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
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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
584 419 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.67% 69.03% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 208 265
Average daily rate £350 £362 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.24% +11.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £238 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £10.93 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.85% -34.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 20 (100.00%) OO
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) Spring
4 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (55.00%) Sybase
5 9 (45.00%) RDBMS
5 9 (45.00%) UNIX
5 9 (45.00%) Linux
5 9 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
6 8 (40.00%) J2SE
6 8 (40.00%) DB2
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
7 7 (35.00%) Equity Derivative
7 7 (35.00%) JUnit
7 7 (35.00%) .NET
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (35.00%) Perl
7 7 (35.00%) C#
7 7 (35.00%) JMS
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 7 (35.00%) jQuery
7 7 (35.00%) Database Tuning
8 6 (30.00%) Web Services
8 6 (30.00%) Front Office
9 5 (25.00%) Banking
9 5 (25.00%) HTML

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (20.00%) Umbraco
1 4 (20.00%) CMS
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (10.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (40.00%) DB2
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (10.00%) MySQL
6 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Front Office
3 5 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Back Office
5 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Designer
7 1 (5.00%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Spring
2 8 (40.00%) J2SE
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) JMS
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (20.00%) LINQ
6 4 (20.00%) XML
6 4 (20.00%) XSLT
6 4 (20.00%) XHTML
6 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (20.00%) Ajax
7 3 (15.00%) NHibernate
7 3 (15.00%) WCF
8 2 (10.00%) JRuby
8 2 (10.00%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Equity Derivative
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (20.00%) Social Network
3 4 (20.00%) Web 2.0
4 2 (10.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (5.00%) Equities
5 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) UNIX
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) OO
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (35.00%) Database Tuning
5 4 (20.00%) SOA
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Use Case
7 2 (10.00%) UML
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.00%) Workflow
8 1 (5.00%) TDD
8 1 (5.00%) CRM
8 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.00%) Electronic Trading
8 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
8 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Perl
3 7 (35.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (20.00%) XPath
5 2 (10.00%) Groovy
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Jython
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Sybase
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Twitter
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle