Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for OOA/OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOA/OOD over the 6 months to 18 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 Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 101 128
Rank change year-on-year -19 +27 -9
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 21 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.73% 0.11% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.13% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £385 - £450
10th Percentile £316 - £340
90th Percentile £491 - £560
Scotland median daily rate £400 £378 £335
% change year-on-year +5.96% +12.69% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

OOA/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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,496 1,492 2,526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 86.25% 83.63% 83.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,456 909 1,309
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £268 £262
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.51% +21.94%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.25 £12.32
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.70 £42.25
Scotland median hourly rate £21.75 £21.25 £23.35
% change year-on-year +2.35% -8.99% +3.78%

OOA/OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing OOA/OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for OOA/OOD in Edinburgh

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOA/OOD in Edinburgh

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOA/OOD in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOA/OOD in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OOA/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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 17 (80.95%) OO
2 15 (71.43%) Use Case
3 14 (66.67%) UML
4 13 (61.90%) Java
4 13 (61.90%) SOA
4 13 (61.90%) Mentoring
5 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
5 12 (57.14%) Hibernate
6 11 (52.38%) JSF
6 11 (52.38%) Web Services
6 11 (52.38%) JPA
6 11 (52.38%) SOLID
7 10 (47.62%) Domain Models
7 10 (47.62%) BPMN
7 10 (47.62%) Apache OpenJPA
7 10 (47.62%) Apache CXF
7 10 (47.62%) RichFaces
8 9 (42.86%) Physical Data Model
8 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
8 9 (42.86%) Wireframes
9 8 (38.10%) Oracle
9 8 (38.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (28.57%) TDD
11 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
11 5 (23.81%) Scrum
11 5 (23.81%) QA
12 4 (19.05%) Degree
12 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
12 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration

OOA/OOD
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 8 (38.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) IaaS
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (19.05%) PaaS
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) CTI
2 1 (4.76%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (14.29%) Geospatial Data
1 3 (14.29%) GIS
1 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (14.29%) QGIS
1 3 (14.29%) Spatial Data
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Redis
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Architect
2 8 (38.10%) Designer
3 7 (33.33%) Technical Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Development Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Development Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Software Development Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Data Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Data Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SOA Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Designer
6 2 (9.52%) UI Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 11 (52.38%) JPA
2 11 (52.38%) JSF
2 11 (52.38%) Web Services
3 10 (47.62%) Apache CXF
3 10 (47.62%) Apache OpenJPA
3 10 (47.62%) RichFaces
4 4 (19.05%) .NET
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Core
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (19.05%) Entity Framework
4 4 (19.05%) SignalR
5 3 (14.29%) PostGIS
6 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (9.52%) LESS
6 2 (9.52%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) Sass
6 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) N-Tier
2 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.52%) Blog
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) OO
2 15 (71.43%) Use Case
3 14 (66.67%) UML
4 13 (61.90%) Mentoring
4 13 (61.90%) SOA
5 11 (52.38%) SOLID
6 10 (47.62%) BPMN
6 10 (47.62%) Domain Models
7 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
7 9 (42.86%) Physical Data Model
7 9 (42.86%) Wireframes
8 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (28.57%) TDD
9 5 (23.81%) Scrum
9 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
10 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
10 4 (19.05%) MVC
10 4 (19.05%) OOD
10 4 (19.05%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 3 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) ES6
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) TypeScript
4 2 (9.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
1 4 (19.05%) MCSD
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) BS7666
2 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Avaya
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft