Period
to 29 March 2020

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 29 March 2020 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
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 56 69 43
Rank change year-on-year +13 -26 -10
Contract jobs citing OO 31 40 63
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.73% 2.66% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 3.02% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 23
Median daily rate £450 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +8.55% +8.57%
10th Percentile £305 £313 £290
90th Percentile £628 £550 £435
Scotland median daily rate £413 £394 £385
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.27% +8.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 -
% change year-on-year -20.45% - -

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 961 1,325 1,157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 84.60% 88.16% 86.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 839 709
Median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £298 £262 £262
90th Percentile £588 £563 £500
Scotland median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 36 24
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.81 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.01% -5.69% +11.26%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £38.63 £38.50
Median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £20.21
% change year-on-year -8.70% +13.81% +3.64%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Glasgow

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OO in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for OO in Glasgow

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Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing OO in Glasgow over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for OO in Glasgow

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing OO in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for OO in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing OO 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for OO.

1 28 (90.32%) Java
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) Microservices
4 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
5 13 (41.94%) TDD
5 13 (41.94%) User Stories
5 13 (41.94%) Relational Database
6 12 (38.71%) Pair Programming
6 12 (38.71%) OOP
6 12 (38.71%) Kanban
6 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
7 11 (35.48%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (35.48%) Linux
7 11 (35.48%) Java 8
8 10 (32.26%) React
8 10 (32.26%) J2EE
8 10 (32.26%) Spring
8 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
8 10 (32.26%) RESTful
9 9 (29.03%) Unit Testing
9 9 (29.03%) DevOps
9 9 (29.03%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
10 8 (25.81%) SQL
10 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
10 8 (25.81%) OOD
10 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
11 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
11 7 (22.58%) AWS

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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 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
2 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.90%) Apache
3 4 (12.90%) IIS
3 4 (12.90%) Jetty
3 4 (12.90%) Mongrel
3 4 (12.90%) nginx
4 2 (6.45%) JBoss
5 1 (3.23%) Anypoint
5 1 (3.23%) Confluence
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) AWS
2 5 (16.13%) GCP
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (12.90%) Google App Engine
4 3 (9.68%) Azure
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (3.23%) IaaS
5 1 (3.23%) npm
5 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) HTTP
2 5 (16.13%) SSL
2 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) DHCP
3 4 (12.90%) DNS
3 4 (12.90%) FTP
3 4 (12.90%) IPsec
4 3 (9.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) Relational Database
2 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.90%) DB2
3 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.23%) dBASE
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.13%) Maven
3 5 (16.13%) Subversion
4 4 (12.90%) Ant
4 4 (12.90%) GitLab
4 4 (12.90%) JUnit
4 4 (12.90%) Travis CI
5 3 (9.68%) Axure RP
5 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
5 3 (9.68%) JIRA
6 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.45%) Gradle
6 2 (6.45%) Selenium
7 1 (3.23%) Hudson
7 1 (3.23%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (3.23%) Mockito
7 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.23%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (22.58%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Digital Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Backend Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (32.26%) J2EE
2 10 (32.26%) React
2 10 (32.26%) RESTful
2 10 (32.26%) Spring
3 7 (22.58%) .NET
3 7 (22.58%) Node.js
3 7 (22.58%) Redux
4 6 (19.35%) CSS
4 6 (19.35%) Java SE
4 6 (19.35%) REST
4 6 (19.35%) SOAP
5 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
5 5 (16.13%) Spring Boot
6 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
6 4 (12.90%) HTML
6 4 (12.90%) Servlets
7 3 (9.68%) Web Services
7 3 (9.68%) XML
7 3 (9.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) CentOS
3 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Microservices
3 13 (41.94%) TDD
3 13 (41.94%) User Stories
4 12 (38.71%) Kanban
4 12 (38.71%) OOP
4 12 (38.71%) Pair Programming
5 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (29.03%) Continuous Deployment
6 9 (29.03%) DevOps
6 9 (29.03%) Unit Testing
7 8 (25.81%) OOD
7 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
8 7 (22.58%) Functional Programming
8 7 (22.58%) UML
9 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
9 5 (16.13%) SDLC
9 5 (16.13%) Web Development
10 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
10 4 (12.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 11 (35.48%) Java 8
4 8 (25.81%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) Clojure
6 3 (9.68%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.23%) ISEB
4 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (12.90%) Xen
2 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Ansible
2 5 (16.13%) Consul
3 4 (12.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Google
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.13%) VMware
2 3 (9.68%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle