Period
to 26 March 2019

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 26 March 2019 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
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -8 0 -
Contract jobs citing OOD 1 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 1.96% 22.81% 13.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 24.53% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 0
Dundee median daily rate £325 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.44% - -
Scotland median daily rate £325 £240 £338
% change year-on-year +35.42% -28.89% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £44.00 - £45.00

OOD 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 40 53 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 78.43% 92.98% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 16
Dundee median daily rate £303 £261 £296
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% -11.81% +125.71%
10th Percentile £114 £207 £115
90th Percentile £351 £388 £409
Scotland median daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Dundee median hourly rate - £10.50 £11.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.08% -19.29%
Scotland median hourly rate £22.88 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +8.93% +7.69% -40.00%

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 26 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Heroku
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation

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 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Heroku
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Backend Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree