The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 92 109 111
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Contract jobs citing OOD 52 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.74% 0.89% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.12% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 10
Median daily rate £390 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -8.12%
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
2476 2401 2027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.81% 79.16% 76.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1410 1299 1101
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 65 29
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £29.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +4.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.67 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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 OOD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 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
Glasgow +27 38 £380 -10.58% 5
Edinburgh +6 16 £450 +28.57% 1
Inverclyde - 1 - -
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 OOD.

1 50 (81.97%) OO
2 44 (72.13%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (63.93%) Java
4 30 (49.18%) Linux
5 28 (45.90%) SQL
5 28 (45.90%) Finance
6 26 (42.62%) Spring
7 25 (40.98%) Unix
8 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
8 23 (37.70%) SDLC
9 21 (34.43%) Sybase
9 21 (34.43%) DB2
10 20 (32.79%) RDBMS
10 20 (32.79%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (32.79%) Relational Database
11 19 (31.15%) J2SE
11 19 (31.15%) Perl
12 18 (29.51%) JUnit
12 18 (29.51%) CSS
13 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
13 17 (27.87%) HTML
14 15 (24.59%) JMS
15 14 (22.95%) Algorithms
16 13 (21.31%) Front Office
16 13 (21.31%) C++
17 12 (19.67%) Computer Science
17 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (18.03%) Performance Tuning
18 11 (18.03%) Scrum
18 11 (18.03%) Banking

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 10 (16.39%) Node.js
2 7 (11.48%) JBoss
3 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.20%) WebLogic
5 4 (6.56%) Apache
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (3.28%) Drupal
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (34.43%) DB2
2 20 (32.79%) RDBMS
2 20 (32.79%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.84%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.56%) MarkLogic
4 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.28%) Big Data
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (29.51%) JUnit
2 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.84%) gulp
4 4 (6.56%) Hudson
4 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.28%) Bower
5 2 (3.28%) Subversion
5 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.64%) Grunt
6 1 (1.64%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.64%) Maven
6 1 (1.64%) Mocha
6 1 (1.64%) Moq
6 1 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.64%) Selenium
6 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.64%) WatiN
6 1 (1.64%) Yeoman
General
1 28 (45.90%) Finance
2 13 (21.31%) Front Office
3 11 (18.03%) Banking
4 9 (14.75%) Investment Banking
5 6 (9.84%) Games
6 4 (6.56%) Legal
7 1 (1.64%) Avionics
7 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (90.16%) Developer
2 26 (42.62%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.67%) C++ Developer
4 11 (18.03%) Senior Developer
5 9 (14.75%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C++ Games Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Games Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Node.js Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Instructor
8 3 (4.92%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.28%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 2 (3.28%) SOA Developer
10 1 (1.64%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (42.62%) Spring
2 19 (31.15%) J2SE
3 18 (29.51%) CSS
4 17 (27.87%) HTML
5 15 (24.59%) JMS
6 11 (18.03%) Web Services
7 8 (13.11%) Hibernate
7 8 (13.11%) RESTful
8 7 (11.48%) AngularJS
8 7 (11.48%) Express
8 7 (11.48%) hapi
8 7 (11.48%) J2EE
9 6 (9.84%) DirectX
9 6 (9.84%) HTML5
9 6 (9.84%) jQuery
9 6 (9.84%) OpenGL
9 6 (9.84%) Unreal Engine
9 6 (9.84%) V-Ray
10 5 (8.20%) CSS3
10 5 (8.20%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (22.95%) Algorithms
3 12 (19.67%) Computer Science
4 9 (14.75%) Equity Derivative
5 8 (13.11%) Data Structures
5 8 (13.11%) Equities
6 7 (11.48%) Mathematics
6 7 (11.48%) Physics
7 6 (9.84%) Animation
7 6 (9.84%) iPad
7 6 (9.84%) RenderMan
8 5 (8.20%) User Experience
9 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (6.56%) Fixed Income
10 2 (3.28%) Derivative
11 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (49.18%) Linux
2 25 (40.98%) Unix
3 5 (8.20%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (81.97%) OO
2 44 (72.13%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.70%) SDLC
3 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
4 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (18.03%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (18.03%) Scrum
6 9 (14.75%) Mentoring
7 8 (13.11%) Database Tuning
8 7 (11.48%) Open Source
8 7 (11.48%) Software Architecture
9 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.84%) Game Development
9 6 (9.84%) Multithreading
9 6 (9.84%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (9.84%) Service Design
9 6 (9.84%) UML
10 5 (8.20%) BPMN
10 5 (8.20%) Investment Management
10 5 (8.20%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) Java
2 28 (45.90%) SQL
3 19 (31.15%) Perl
4 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
5 13 (21.31%) C++
6 6 (9.84%) C#
6 6 (9.84%) GLSL
6 6 (9.84%) HLSL
6 6 (9.84%) R
7 5 (8.20%) PHP
7 5 (8.20%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.92%) C
8 3 (4.92%) Ruby
9 2 (3.28%) Python
9 2 (3.28%) Scala
10 1 (1.64%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.64%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Sybase
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) VMware
4 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.28%) webMethods
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £255 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £270.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
Development and Infrastructure
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago