Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 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 Design (OOD)
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 8 10
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -
Contract jobs citing OOD 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 3.03% 14.89% 6.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 19.44% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Dundee median daily rate £263 £240 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £211 £213 £260
90th Percentile £324 £262 £280
Scotland median daily rate £325 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -10.34% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £44.00 - £46.13

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 52 36 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 78.79% 76.60% 90.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 27
Dundee median daily rate £315 £281 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +0.45% +12.00%
10th Percentile £129 £209 £105
90th Percentile £438 £414 £413
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +2.56% +7.59% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Dundee median hourly rate - £38.25 £11.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +238.50% -62.95%
Scotland median hourly rate £23.50 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% +10.71% +3.70%

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 13 December 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Heroku
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

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%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Heroku
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree