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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 69 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing OOP 1 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% 1.70% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 2.12% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Average daily rate
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- £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.52% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £34.85 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+43.47% -8.88%
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
709 660 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.49% 80.10% 72.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 302 302
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £242 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £18.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% +94.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) TIBCO