The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OOD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.10 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+19.72% -10.00%
OOD
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
39 64 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 86.67% 77.11% 82.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 30
Average daily rate £395 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £388 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.14 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.40% -20.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian