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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 55 64 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Contract jobs citing OOP 3 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.48% 0.40% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.49% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Average daily rate £330 - £294
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 - £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £29.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+48.55% -15.85%
OOP
Scotland

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
482 613 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 76.87% 80.87% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 374 227
Average daily rate £338 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 8
Average hourly rate £33.36 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.60% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.77 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £25.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) CSS3
4 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 3 (27.27%) Drupal
4 3 (27.27%) PHP 5
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) OOD
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Android
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (27.27%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Android Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) CSS3
2 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
3 2 (18.18%) JSON
3 2 (18.18%) LINQ
3 2 (18.18%) RESTful
3 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) OOD
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Android Development
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) PHP 5
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree