Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 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 Design (OOD)
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 8 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - -
Contract jobs citing OOD 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 8.00% 14.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.33% 16.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Dundee median daily rate - £243 -
Scotland median daily rate £405 £380 £413
% change year-on-year +6.58% -7.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £42.50 £65.00
% change year-on-year - -34.62% -

OOD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Dundee
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 15 37 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 60.00% 90.24% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 11
Dundee median daily rate £229 £225 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% -28.00% -
10th Percentile £104 £105 £205
90th Percentile £408 £276 £388
Scotland median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 12
Dundee median hourly rate £23.75 £13.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.93% -55.74% -16.44%
10th Percentile £13.38 £11.30 £29.25
90th Percentile £35.13 £14.24 £32.90
Scotland median hourly rate £30.50 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -15.28% +20.00% +33.33%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

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

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Dundee

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in Dundee

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOD 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 Dundee region with a requirement for OOD.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Games

OOD
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 1 (50.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree