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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
UK / Scotland
Rank 96 119 115
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 11 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.62% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.78% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Median daily rate £450 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £385
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -7.79%
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% -

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
1361 2059 2099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.74% 79.59% 80.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 1130 1160
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 24 23
Median hourly rate £42.00 £33.71 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +18.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.30 £48.53 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 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
Glasgow +6 8 £450 +69.81% 1
Edinburgh +14 2 - - 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
OOA/OOD
UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) OO
3 13 (72.22%) Relational Database
4 11 (61.11%) Spring
5 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (44.44%) TDD
6 8 (44.44%) Scrum
7 7 (38.89%) SQL
8 6 (33.33%) SOAP
8 6 (33.33%) Banking
8 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
9 5 (27.78%) Maven
9 5 (27.78%) Java EE
9 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
9 5 (27.78%) DB2
9 5 (27.78%) Web Services
9 5 (27.78%) XML
9 5 (27.78%) Unix
9 5 (27.78%) Gradle
9 5 (27.78%) User Stories
9 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
9 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (22.22%) Docker
10 4 (22.22%) Microservices
10 4 (22.22%) SOA
10 4 (22.22%) JUnit
10 4 (22.22%) Oracle
10 4 (22.22%) UML
10 4 (22.22%) JSON
11 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

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 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) Relational Database
2 5 (27.78%) DB2
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
1 5 (27.78%) Gradle
1 5 (27.78%) Maven
2 4 (22.22%) JUnit
3 3 (16.67%) Ant
3 3 (16.67%) Hudson
3 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 2 (11.11%) Concordion
4 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 2 (11.11%) JBehave
4 2 (11.11%) Mockito
4 2 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
1 14 (77.78%) Java Developer
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (5.56%) Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (5.56%) Applications Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Core Java Developer
2 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Programmer
2 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 1 (5.56%) Senior Programme Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Spring
2 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 6 (33.33%) SOAP
3 5 (27.78%) Java EE
3 5 (27.78%) Web Services
3 5 (27.78%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) JSON
5 3 (16.67%) J2EE
6 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
6 2 (11.11%) Apache CXF
6 2 (11.11%) Apache OpenJPA
6 2 (11.11%) JAX-RS
6 2 (11.11%) JPA
6 2 (11.11%) JSF
6 2 (11.11%) Protocol Buffers
6 2 (11.11%) REST
6 2 (11.11%) RESTful
6 2 (11.11%) RichFaces
7 1 (5.56%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) DataPower
1 2 (11.11%) Derivative
1 2 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) OO
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Scrum
3 8 (44.44%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) User Stories
5 4 (22.22%) Microservices
5 4 (22.22%) SOA
5 4 (22.22%) UML
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) CRM
6 3 (16.67%) Low Latency
7 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.11%) BPMN
7 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Perforce
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
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