The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 118 127 127
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Median daily rate £378 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.96% -8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.26% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -22.72%
OOA/OOD
UK

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
1802 2624 2125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.61% 82.33% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1084 1364 1161
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 54 40
Median hourly rate £39.00 £23.35 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.02% -28.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

OOA/OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

OOA/OOD
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 OOA/OOD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Lothian - 4 £378 -
Glasgow +9 1 - - 1
Dundee - 1 £270 -
OOA/OOD
UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD.

1 8 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Spring
4 5 (62.50%) Java EE
4 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (62.50%) User Stories
4 5 (62.50%) Scrum
5 4 (50.00%) CRM
5 4 (50.00%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (25.00%) OOD
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
7 1 (12.50%) DB2
7 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
7 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
7 1 (12.50%) EJB
7 1 (12.50%) JDBC
7 1 (12.50%) JSP
7 1 (12.50%) Struts
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) J2EE
7 1 (12.50%) C
7 1 (12.50%) C++
7 1 (12.50%) DHTML

OOA/OOD
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 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Process Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Java EE
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) Apache CXF
3 1 (12.50%) Apache OpenJPA
3 1 (12.50%) DHTML
3 1 (12.50%) EJB
3 1 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) JDBC
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) JPA
3 1 (12.50%) JSF
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) Struts
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) User Stories
4 4 (50.00%) CRM
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) BPMN
6 1 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
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