The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
UK / Scotland
Rank 59 59 77
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Contract jobs citing OO 46 75 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.78% 2.90% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 3.66% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 45 26
Median daily rate £325 £425 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +28.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £320 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1364 2048 2050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.52% 79.26% 79.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 1127 1124
Median daily rate £375 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.82 £16.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.10 £44.10 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

OO
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -5 20 £400 -13.51% 15
Glasgow +10 16 £325 -4.41% 7
Angus - 4 - - 1
Renfrewshire +16 3 £320 -5.88%
Dundee - 2 - - 3
West Lothian - 1 - -
OO
UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for OO.

1 69 (58.47%) Java
2 62 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (42.37%) C#
4 45 (38.14%) SQL
5 33 (27.97%) JavaScript
6 32 (27.12%) TDD
7 30 (25.42%) Linux
8 29 (24.58%) Scrum
8 29 (24.58%) OOD
9 27 (22.88%) .NET
10 26 (22.03%) HTML
10 26 (22.03%) Relational Database
11 24 (20.34%) Python
11 24 (20.34%) Software Engineering
12 23 (19.49%) Spring
13 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
13 21 (17.80%) Finance
14 20 (16.95%) C++
15 19 (16.10%) Oracle
15 19 (16.10%) OOP
16 18 (15.25%) Windows
17 17 (14.41%) UML
17 17 (14.41%) Hibernate
18 16 (13.56%) Degree
18 16 (13.56%) Android
18 16 (13.56%) Git (software)
18 16 (13.56%) HTML5
18 16 (13.56%) Apple iOS
19 15 (12.71%) OOA/OOD
19 15 (12.71%) CSS

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.63%) JBoss
2 7 (5.93%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.08%) Apache
4 5 (4.24%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (3.39%) CMS
6 3 (2.54%) Jadu
7 2 (1.69%) IIS
7 2 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.85%) Confluence
8 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.85%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.24%) iTunes
3 3 (2.54%) GitHub
4 2 (1.69%) SaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.24%) HTTP
2 4 (3.39%) Firewall
2 4 (3.39%) HTTPS
2 4 (3.39%) iSCSI
2 4 (3.39%) NAS
2 4 (3.39%) SAN
3 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.03%) Relational Database
2 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.47%) DB2
4 8 (6.78%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.08%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.24%) MarkLogic
6 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.69%) Big Data
8 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.85%) IBM BigInsights
9 1 (0.85%) MS Access
9 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.02%) Maven
3 12 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (8.47%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.78%) Selenium
5 8 (6.78%) SpecFlow
6 7 (5.93%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.24%) Gradle
7 5 (4.24%) Hudson
7 5 (4.24%) JUnit
7 5 (4.24%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (4.24%) Protractor
7 5 (4.24%) Subversion
8 4 (3.39%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.39%) Grunt
8 4 (3.39%) Jasmine
8 4 (3.39%) JIRA
9 3 (2.54%) Moq
9 3 (2.54%) NUnit
9 3 (2.54%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (17.80%) Finance
2 11 (9.32%) Banking
3 4 (3.39%) Games
4 3 (2.54%) Law
5 2 (1.69%) Front Office
5 2 (1.69%) Publishing
5 2 (1.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Electronics
6 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 74 (62.71%) Developer
2 30 (25.42%) Java Developer
3 17 (14.41%) Software Engineer
4 15 (12.71%) .NET Developer
5 10 (8.47%) Java Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) Java Software Engineer
6 9 (7.63%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (5.93%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.93%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Applications Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (3.39%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (3.39%) Test Automation Engineer
11 4 (3.39%) Test Engineer
12 3 (2.54%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.88%) .NET
2 26 (22.03%) HTML
3 23 (19.49%) Spring
4 17 (14.41%) Hibernate
5 16 (13.56%) HTML5
6 15 (12.71%) CSS
7 13 (11.02%) .NET Framework
7 13 (11.02%) AngularJS
8 12 (10.17%) J2EE
9 11 (9.32%) XML
10 10 (8.47%) Entity Framework
10 10 (8.47%) jQuery
10 10 (8.47%) JSON
11 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET
11 9 (7.63%) JSP
11 9 (7.63%) RESTful
12 8 (6.78%) Middleware
12 8 (6.78%) Web Services
12 8 (6.78%) WinForms
13 7 (5.93%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.17%) Mathematics
3 10 (8.47%) Algorithms
4 7 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.93%) iPad
4 7 (5.93%) iPhone
5 6 (5.08%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.24%) Applied Mathematics
6 5 (4.24%) Physics
6 5 (4.24%) User Experience
7 4 (3.39%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.39%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.54%) Fintech
9 2 (1.69%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.69%) Derivative
9 2 (1.69%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (1.69%) Social Media
10 1 (0.85%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 30 (25.42%) Linux
2 18 (15.25%) Windows
3 16 (13.56%) Android
3 16 (13.56%) Apple iOS
4 13 (11.02%) Unix
5 6 (5.08%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (27.12%) TDD
3 29 (24.58%) OOD
3 29 (24.58%) Scrum
4 24 (20.34%) Software Engineering
5 19 (16.10%) OOP
6 17 (14.41%) UML
7 15 (12.71%) OOA/OOD
8 13 (11.02%) User Stories
9 12 (10.17%) Integration Testing
10 11 (9.32%) BDD
11 10 (8.47%) DevOps
11 10 (8.47%) Mobile Development
12 9 (7.63%) BPMN
13 8 (6.78%) Android Development
13 8 (6.78%) iOS Development
13 8 (6.78%) Web Development
13 8 (6.78%) Workflow
14 7 (5.93%) ITIL
14 7 (5.93%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (58.47%) Java
2 50 (42.37%) C#
3 45 (38.14%) SQL
4 33 (27.97%) JavaScript
5 24 (20.34%) Python
6 20 (16.95%) C++
7 9 (7.63%) PowerShell
8 8 (6.78%) Apple Swift
8 8 (6.78%) Objective-C
8 8 (6.78%) VB
9 7 (5.93%) Jython
9 7 (5.93%) PHP
9 7 (5.93%) Ruby
10 6 (5.08%) ES6
11 5 (4.24%) ActionScript
11 5 (4.24%) Perl
12 4 (3.39%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.69%) C
13 2 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (13.56%) Degree
2 7 (5.93%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.93%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.24%) ISEB
4 3 (2.54%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.54%) MCAD
4 3 (2.54%) MCSD
4 3 (2.54%) MCTS
4 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
2 3 (2.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.85%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (6.78%) Docker
2 4 (3.39%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) BladeLogic
1 7 (5.93%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 7 (5.93%) Puppet
1 7 (5.93%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 19 (16.10%) Oracle
2 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.78%) HP
4 7 (5.93%) BMC
4 7 (5.93%) CA
4 7 (5.93%) Dell
5 6 (5.08%) Atlassian
6 5 (4.24%) Sybase
7 3 (2.54%) Apple
7 3 (2.54%) DevExpress
7 3 (2.54%) Perforce
8 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.69%) VMware
9 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.85%) IBM
9 1 (0.85%) Telerik
9 1 (0.85%) TIBCO
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