The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 58 47 59
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Contract jobs citing OOP 3 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.40% 2.31% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 3.51% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
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£313 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+95.12% -31.66%
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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
577 399 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.24% 65.84% 72.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 204 276
Average daily rate £375 £370 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +18.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £9.50 £18.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+268.42% -48.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.98 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £79.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

OOP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOP across the Glasgow region.

OOP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

OOP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOP across the Glasgow region.

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 13 (92.86%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) C++
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) Adobe
6 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (14.29%) Publishing
6 2 (14.29%) CMS
6 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 2 (14.29%) J2EE
6 2 (14.29%) JUnit
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) UNIX
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) JSP
6 2 (14.29%) Servlets
6 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 2 (14.29%) Subversion
6 2 (14.29%) Content Management

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 2 (14.29%) JUnit
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Maven
1 2 (14.29%) Hudson
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) NCrunch
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 2 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) C++ Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) WPF Developer
4 1 (7.14%) CMS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) jQuery
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) JSP
3 2 (14.29%) Servlets
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Java EE
3 2 (14.29%) JSTL
3 2 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (14.29%) Ext JS
3 2 (14.29%) OSGi
3 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.14%) Caliburn.Micro
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (14.29%) Taxonomies
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Learning Management System
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) Animation
2 1 (7.14%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
3 2 (14.29%) Content Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) MVVM
4 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft