Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO 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 (OO)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 35 56
Rank change year-on-year -8 +21 -21
Contract jobs citing OO 53 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.62% 4.55% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 5.42% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 19
Glasgow median daily rate £380 £348 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.35% -0.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £376 £268 £263
90th Percentile £486 £456 £460
Scotland median daily rate £380 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +1.33% -3.23% -1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £44.25 £40.38
% change year-on-year - +9.58% -

OO 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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 991 885 1,207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.40% 83.81% 79.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 454 661
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -1.06%
10th Percentile £250 £202 £213
90th Percentile £506 £451 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.04% -15.52% +65.71%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £34.13 £47.03 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £23.35
% change year-on-year -2.33% -7.92% +3.78%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Glasgow

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for OO.

1 41 (77.36%) Java
2 35 (66.04%) SQL
3 29 (54.72%) JavaScript
4 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (50.94%) Spring
6 24 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (43.40%) Test Automation
8 22 (41.51%) Git (software)
8 22 (41.51%) Hibernate
9 21 (39.62%) Maven
10 20 (37.74%) Subversion
10 20 (37.74%) Mercurial
10 20 (37.74%) NoSQL
10 20 (37.74%) Data Structures
10 20 (37.74%) Algorithms
11 18 (33.96%) Unix
12 17 (32.08%) Relational Database
13 16 (30.19%) Finance
14 15 (28.30%) OOD
15 13 (24.53%) Linux
15 13 (24.53%) Perl
16 11 (20.75%) RDBMS
17 10 (18.87%) Sybase
17 10 (18.87%) MongoDB
18 8 (15.09%) TDD
18 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
18 8 (15.09%) SDLC
19 7 (13.21%) CSS
19 7 (13.21%) C#
20 6 (11.32%) C++

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (5.66%) Apache
1 3 (5.66%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.66%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) NoSQL
2 17 (32.08%) Relational Database
3 11 (20.75%) RDBMS
4 10 (18.87%) MongoDB
5 5 (9.43%) DB2
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (41.51%) Git (software)
2 21 (39.62%) Maven
3 20 (37.74%) Mercurial
3 20 (37.74%) Subversion
4 6 (11.32%) JUnit
5 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Blend
6 2 (3.77%) Bower
6 2 (3.77%) Grunt
6 2 (3.77%) gulp
6 2 (3.77%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.77%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (3.77%) Protractor
7 1 (1.89%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.89%) jMock
7 1 (1.89%) Mockito
7 1 (1.89%) Moq
7 1 (1.89%) Selenium
7 1 (1.89%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 5 (9.43%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.66%) Front Office
4 3 (5.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (90.57%) Developer
2 35 (66.04%) Java Developer
3 4 (7.55%) UI Developer
4 3 (5.66%) C++ Developer
4 3 (5.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (5.66%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (5.66%) Python Developer
4 3 (5.66%) UI/UX Developer
4 3 (5.66%) UX Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Designer
5 2 (3.77%) Front Office C++ Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Front Office Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (3.77%) WPF Developer
6 1 (1.89%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (1.89%) Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) Spring
2 22 (41.51%) Hibernate
3 7 (13.21%) CSS
4 6 (11.32%) React
4 6 (11.32%) Web Services
5 5 (9.43%) HTML
5 5 (9.43%) J2SE
5 5 (9.43%) JMS
6 4 (7.55%) .NET
6 4 (7.55%) WPF
7 3 (5.66%) Flash
7 3 (5.66%) HATEOAS
7 3 (5.66%) jQuery
7 3 (5.66%) Node.js
7 3 (5.66%) OAuth2
7 3 (5.66%) REST
7 3 (5.66%) RESTful
8 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.77%) JSP
8 2 (3.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Algorithms
1 20 (37.74%) Data Structures
2 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.32%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (7.55%) User Experience
5 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.66%) Derivative
6 2 (3.77%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.77%) Equities
7 1 (1.89%) Animation
7 1 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.89%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Unix
2 13 (24.53%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) DC/OS
4 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (43.40%) Test Automation
4 15 (28.30%) OOD
5 8 (15.09%) SDLC
5 8 (15.09%) TDD
6 6 (11.32%) OOP
7 5 (9.43%) Low Latency
7 5 (9.43%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (9.43%) Scrum
8 4 (7.55%) BDD
8 4 (7.55%) Front End Development
8 4 (7.55%) MVVM
9 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (5.66%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (5.66%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.66%) Pair Programming
9 3 (5.66%) SOA
9 3 (5.66%) UML
9 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (77.36%) Java
2 35 (66.04%) SQL
3 29 (54.72%) JavaScript
4 13 (24.53%) Perl
5 7 (13.21%) C#
6 6 (11.32%) C++
7 4 (7.55%) Python
7 4 (7.55%) XAML
8 2 (3.77%) ES6
9 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Apache Brooklyn
1 3 (5.66%) Kubernetes
1 3 (5.66%) Marathon
1 3 (5.66%) Mesos
2 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Sybase
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Adobe
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.89%) Casewise
5 1 (1.89%) HP