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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 130 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £378 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
2057 2607 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.11% 81.47% 79.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1220 1321 1158
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 61 36
Median hourly rate £39.50 £30.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.50% +27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.35 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 - 2 £378 -
Glasgow +2 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £270 -
OOA/OOD
UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (88.89%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) OOD
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) ArchiMate
6 2 (22.22%) User Stories
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) Kanban
6 2 (22.22%) Spring
6 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 2 (22.22%) Clojure
6 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
6 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) CRM
6 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse

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 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Moq
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) WatiN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 2 (22.22%) Java EE
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Apache CXF
3 1 (11.11%) Apache OpenJPA
3 1 (11.11%) DHTML
3 1 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
3 1 (11.11%) JPA
3 1 (11.11%) JSF
3 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
3 1 (11.11%) Ninject
3 1 (11.11%) RichFaces
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) ETL
4 3 (33.33%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) ArchiMate
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 2 (22.22%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Clojure
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat