The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
Scotland / Stirling
Rank 8 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing OO 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 4.00% 1.85% 8.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 2.33% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £325 £277 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.22% -30.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +11.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 43 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 88.00% 79.63% 85.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 29
Median daily rate £425 £340 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £277 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £479 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.50 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

OO
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Stirling region with a requirement for OO.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) New Media
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Underscore.js
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Handlebars
1 1 (100.00%) RequireJS
1 1 (100.00%) Infographics

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Handlebars
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) RequireJS
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Underscore.js
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Infographics
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript