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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 147 131 125
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.035% 0.034% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.042% 0.043% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £600 - £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £373
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -12.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -31.81%
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
2384 2346 2035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.69% 79.82% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1380 1244 1142
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 61 37
Median hourly rate £37.50 £31.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £14.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 May 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
Edinburgh - 1 £600 -
OOA/OOD
UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 10 (71.43%) Java
1 10 (71.43%) OO
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) SOA
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) UML
4 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Subversion
5 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) ETL
5 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
5 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
5 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) Data Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (28.57%) SOAP
6 4 (28.57%) Kanban
6 4 (28.57%) Banking
7 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
7 3 (21.43%) Spring
7 3 (21.43%) JSF
7 3 (21.43%) Maven
7 3 (21.43%) BPMN
7 3 (21.43%) WebSphere

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
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) Bitbucket
2 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
2 3 (21.43%) Gradle
2 3 (21.43%) JUnit
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 3 (21.43%) Mockito
3 1 (7.14%) Moq
3 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) WatiN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (21.43%) Apache Camel
4 3 (21.43%) Apache CXF
4 3 (21.43%) Apache OpenJPA
4 3 (21.43%) J2EE
4 3 (21.43%) JAX-RS
4 3 (21.43%) JPA
4 3 (21.43%) JSF
4 3 (21.43%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) RichFaces
4 3 (21.43%) Spring
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) DataPower
2 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) OO
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) SOA
3 7 (50.00%) UML
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (35.71%) ETL
4 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Data Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) Kanban
6 3 (21.43%) ArchiMate
6 3 (21.43%) BPMN
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Microservices
6 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
6 3 (21.43%) Use Case
6 3 (21.43%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Clojure
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) IBM
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft