The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 52 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing OOP 13 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.89% 1.56% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate £388 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
508 659 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 73.73% 73.22% 71.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 363 313
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 £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 18
Average hourly rate £17.86 £10.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.60% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OOP
Scotland

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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 18 (75.00%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) .NET
3 12 (50.00%) OO
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (29.17%) Adobe
5 7 (29.17%) XAML
5 7 (29.17%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) WPF
5 7 (29.17%) MVVM
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) HTML
6 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (25.00%) PHP
7 5 (20.83%) XML
7 5 (20.83%) MySQL
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) MVC
8 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.67%) CMS
8 4 (16.67%) Fixed Income
8 4 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (16.67%) Zend
8 4 (16.67%) jQuery
8 4 (16.67%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) Perl
8 4 (16.67%) Java
8 4 (16.67%) C++
8 4 (16.67%) Windows CE
8 4 (16.67%) UNIX
8 4 (16.67%) Windows

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Blend
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) NCrunch
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) WPF Developer
3 4 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) WPF
3 6 (25.00%) CSS
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) XML
5 4 (16.67%) Web Services
5 4 (16.67%) jQuery
6 3 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (12.50%) Symfony
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.17%) Caliburn.Micro
8 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.17%) Zend Framework
8 1 (4.17%) XSL
8 1 (4.17%) XSLT
8 1 (4.17%) Flash
8 1 (4.17%) XHTML
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.17%) Animation
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) UNIX
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) OO
2 7 (29.17%) MVVM
3 5 (20.83%) MVC
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) XAML
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) PHP
4 4 (16.67%) Perl
4 4 (16.67%) C++
4 4 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) VC++
5 1 (4.17%) XQuery
5 1 (4.17%) XPath
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) Adobe
3 4 (16.67%) Zend