The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 25 June 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 (OO)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 70 62
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8  
Contract jobs citing OO 14 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.18% 1.96% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 2.30% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 7
Median daily rate £388 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.54% +37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £277 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.67 £41.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +15.20% +3.43%  

OO 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 996 1130 1186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.70% 85.28% 82.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 618 623
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 16
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.82 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.28% -54.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.61 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing OO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Edinburgh

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for OO.

1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) HTML
4 10 (37.04%) Java
4 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 8 (29.63%) Finance
5 8 (29.63%) Scrum
6 7 (25.93%) SQL
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle
6 7 (25.93%) Web Services
6 7 (25.93%) HTML5
7 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 6 (22.22%) J2EE
7 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (18.52%) .NET
8 5 (18.52%) CSS
8 5 (18.52%) OOP
9 4 (14.81%) WinForms
9 4 (14.81%) JBoss
9 4 (14.81%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
9 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
9 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
9 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
9 4 (14.81%) Degree
9 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
9 4 (14.81%) jQuery
9 4 (14.81%) TDD
9 4 (14.81%) JSON

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) JBoss
1 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.11%) Confluence
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.70%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (7.41%) Pega PRPC
3 1 (3.70%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) DB2
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) MS Access
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
3 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) MSTest
4 2 (7.41%) NUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium
4 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.70%) Android Studio
5 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.70%) GitLab
5 1 (3.70%) Mockito
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Architect
4 2 (7.41%) iOS Developer
4 2 (7.41%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
4 2 (7.41%) TIBCO Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) TIBCO Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) HTML5
2 7 (25.93%) Web Services
3 6 (22.22%) J2EE
4 5 (18.52%) .NET
4 5 (18.52%) CSS
5 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
5 4 (14.81%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) JSON
5 4 (14.81%) React
5 4 (14.81%) REST
5 4 (14.81%) WinForms
6 3 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 3 (11.11%) Node.js
6 3 (11.11%) SOAP
7 2 (7.41%) Cocoa
7 2 (7.41%) EJB
7 2 (7.41%) JSP
7 2 (7.41%) Servlets
7 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
4 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
4 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.70%) Animation
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Debian
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Scrum
3 5 (18.52%) OOP
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) Investment Management
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) BDD
6 2 (7.41%) Coaching
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
6 2 (7.41%) Kanban
6 2 (7.41%) Open Source
6 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) C#
2 10 (37.04%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) Apple Swift
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
7 1 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) R
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Pega
2 3 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 2 (7.41%) Apple
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) hybris
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Zend
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