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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 115 119 118
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 8 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.49% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 8
Median daily rate £265 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £360 £385
% change year-on-year
+15.97% -6.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
1630 2264 2174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.49% 79.41% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 1193 1215
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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
Glasgow +7 4 £265 -7.01%
Edinburgh +16 2 - - 2
West Lothian - 2 £375 -
OOA/OOD
UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 13 (92.86%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) OO
3 9 (64.29%) Spring
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
5 7 (50.00%) TDD
6 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
6 6 (42.86%) Scrum
6 6 (42.86%) Java EE
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (42.86%) User Stories
7 5 (35.71%) Web Services
8 4 (28.57%) CRM
8 4 (28.57%) UML
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle
8 4 (28.57%) SOA
9 3 (21.43%) Migration
9 3 (21.43%) Banking
9 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
9 3 (21.43%) Maven
9 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (21.43%) J2EE
9 3 (21.43%) SOAP
9 3 (21.43%) Gradle
9 3 (21.43%) Microservices
9 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
10 2 (14.29%) Mockito
10 2 (14.29%) RESTful
10 2 (14.29%) RichFaces

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 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Gradle
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Mockito
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Ant
3 1 (7.14%) Hudson
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
1 10 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (7.14%) Applications Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Core Java Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Programmer
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Programme Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Spring
2 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 6 (42.86%) Java EE
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) J2EE
4 3 (21.43%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Camel
5 2 (14.29%) Apache CXF
5 2 (14.29%) Apache OpenJPA
5 2 (14.29%) JAX-RS
5 2 (14.29%) JPA
5 2 (14.29%) JSF
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) RichFaces
5 2 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (7.14%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) DataPower
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) OO
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) User Stories
5 4 (28.57%) CRM
5 4 (28.57%) SOA
5 4 (28.57%) UML
6 3 (21.43%) Microservices
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) BPMN
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (14.29%) OOD
7 2 (14.29%) Use Case
8 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Perforce