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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - 47 50
Contract jobs citing OOP 0 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 2.79% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.65% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 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 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+17.18% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.75 £33.84 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+44.06% -10.94%
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
691 575 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.63% 76.36% 72.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 285 319
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 5
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 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 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 (75.00%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (12.50%) LAMP
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) Symfony
6 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Sybase
6 1 (12.50%) DB2
6 1 (12.50%) JUnit
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (12.50%) UNIX

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) TIBCO Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) J2SE
4 1 (12.50%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase