The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing OO 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 1.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.70%
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 West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 55 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 90.32% 79.71% 82.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 24
Median daily rate £395 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £256 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £418 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

OO
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian