Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 +5
Contract jobs citing OO 5 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 7.35% 19.15% 18.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.43% 25.00% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
Dundee median daily rate £200 £238 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -20.83% +33.33%
10th Percentile £140 £213 £263
90th Percentile £304 £245 £365
Scotland median daily rate £413 £380 £360
% change year-on-year +8.55% +5.56% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £44.00 - £43.50

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dundee
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 53 36 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 77.94% 76.60% 90.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 25 26
Dundee median daily rate £315 £275 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.55% -5.17% +16.00%
10th Percentile £129 £213 £105
90th Percentile £435 £410 £413
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £370
% change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Dundee median hourly rate - £41.50 £11.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +267.26% -47.26%
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.53% +10.71% +10.41%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dundee.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Dundee

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OO in Dundee.

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Dundee

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Dundee over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Dundee

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO in Dundee.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Dundee

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Dundee region with a requirement for OO.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) WebGL
3 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (40.00%) SOLID
3 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Heroku
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Backend Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) WebGL
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) SOLID
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree