Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 9 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - -
Contract jobs citing OOD 11 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 21.15% 10.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 13.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Dundee median daily rate £225 - -
Scotland median daily rate £308 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -12.14% - -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £47.25 -

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 44 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 84.62% 74.36% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 27
Dundee median daily rate £288 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.86% +40.00% -20.63%
10th Percentile £213 £118 £103
90th Percentile £395 £413 £388
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Dundee median hourly rate £41.50 £11.30 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +267.26% -8.50% -61.41%
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £23.35
% change year-on-year -2.33% -7.92% +3.78%

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

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Dundee over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOD in Dundee

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Mathematics
3 9 (81.82%) C++
4 8 (72.73%) OO
5 7 (63.64%) Games
5 7 (63.64%) TDD
5 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (63.64%) Kanban
5 7 (63.64%) Android
5 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
5 7 (63.64%) Data Structures
5 7 (63.64%) Algorithms
5 7 (63.64%) SOLID
6 5 (45.45%) Pair Programming
6 5 (45.45%) Web Development
6 5 (45.45%) Scrum
6 5 (45.45%) MVC
6 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
7 4 (36.36%) .NET
7 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
8 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
9 2 (18.18%) Game Development
9 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
9 2 (18.18%) React
9 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
9 2 (18.18%) Apple Swift
9 2 (18.18%) React Native

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 (9.09%) SaaS
General
1 7 (63.64%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) 3D Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Applications Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) React
2 2 (18.18%) React Native
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (9.09%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Algorithms
1 7 (63.64%) Data Structures
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Android
1 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Mathematics
2 8 (72.73%) OO
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (63.64%) Kanban
3 7 (63.64%) SOLID
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) Pair Programming
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Game Development
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
7 1 (9.09%) Android Development
7 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
7 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Apple Swift
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
4 1 (9.09%) Lua
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Xamarin