The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 14 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing OO 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 2.04% 10.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate £277 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.63 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +8.57%
OO
Scotland

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
38 72 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 77.55% 82.76% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 36 11
Average daily rate £340 £420 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £386 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) JAXB
1 2 (100.00%) Control-M
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) AOP
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) jMock
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) jMock
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) JAXB
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) AOP
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase