Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 27 54
Rank change year-on-year -4 +27 -28
Contract jobs citing OO 74 62 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.72% 5.58% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 6.75% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 22
Glasgow median daily rate £380 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £316 £263 £263
90th Percentile £475 £450 £453
Scotland median daily rate £380 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +5.56% -4.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £65.00
Scotland median hourly rate - £43.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year - +7.73% -

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 1109 918 1395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.77% 82.63% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 485 741
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -2.10%
10th Percentile £257 £219 £226
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 25
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £33.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -37.70% +82.22%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

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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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for OO.

1 48 (64.86%) Java
1 48 (64.86%) SQL
2 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (44.59%) JavaScript
4 30 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (37.84%) Spring
6 27 (36.49%) Test Automation
7 26 (35.14%) Unix
7 26 (35.14%) Relational Database
8 23 (31.08%) Data Structures
8 23 (31.08%) Algorithms
8 23 (31.08%) NoSQL
8 23 (31.08%) Hibernate
8 23 (31.08%) Git (software)
9 22 (29.73%) Mercurial
9 22 (29.73%) Maven
9 22 (29.73%) Subversion
10 21 (28.38%) Finance
11 20 (27.03%) Perl
12 18 (24.32%) Linux
12 18 (24.32%) OOD
13 16 (21.62%) RDBMS
14 15 (20.27%) C#
15 14 (18.92%) Sybase
16 12 (16.22%) TDD
17 11 (14.86%) .NET
17 11 (14.86%) OOP
17 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (13.51%) MongoDB
18 10 (13.51%) 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 (4.05%) Apache
1 3 (4.05%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.35%) Mule
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.14%) Relational Database
2 23 (31.08%) NoSQL
3 16 (21.62%) RDBMS
4 10 (13.51%) MongoDB
5 6 (8.11%) DB2
6 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
7 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.35%) KDB
8 1 (1.35%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Git (software)
2 22 (29.73%) Maven
2 22 (29.73%) Mercurial
2 22 (29.73%) Subversion
3 6 (8.11%) JUnit
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (2.70%) Bower
5 2 (2.70%) Grunt
5 2 (2.70%) gulp
5 2 (2.70%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (2.70%) Protractor
6 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.35%) JMeter
6 1 (1.35%) Mockito
6 1 (1.35%) Moq
6 1 (1.35%) NUnit
6 1 (1.35%) Selenium
6 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (28.38%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Banking
3 7 (9.46%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.41%) Front Office
5 3 (4.05%) Publishing
6 1 (1.35%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (94.59%) Developer
2 43 (58.11%) Java Developer
3 7 (9.46%) C++ Developer
4 6 (8.11%) .NET Developer
4 6 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (8.11%) C# Developer
5 5 (6.76%) UI Developer
6 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (5.41%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 4 (5.41%) UI/UX Developer
6 4 (5.41%) UX Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Front Office C++ Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Front Office Developer
7 3 (4.05%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Python Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.84%) Spring
2 23 (31.08%) Hibernate
3 11 (14.86%) .NET
4 9 (12.16%) CSS
4 9 (12.16%) HTML
5 8 (10.81%) Web Services
6 7 (9.46%) AngularJS
7 6 (8.11%) HTML5
7 6 (8.11%) JMS
7 6 (8.11%) React
8 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
8 5 (6.76%) CSS3
8 5 (6.76%) J2SE
8 5 (6.76%) jQuery
8 5 (6.76%) WPF
9 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.41%) Flash
9 4 (5.41%) JSON
9 4 (5.41%) SOAP
9 4 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.08%) Algorithms
1 23 (31.08%) Data Structures
2 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.81%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (6.76%) User Experience
5 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.05%) Derivative
5 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.70%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.35%) Animation
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.35%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.14%) Unix
2 18 (24.32%) Linux
3 3 (4.05%) Android
3 3 (4.05%) DC/OS
4 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (36.49%) Test Automation
4 18 (24.32%) OOD
5 12 (16.22%) TDD
6 11 (14.86%) OOP
7 9 (12.16%) OOA/OOD
7 9 (12.16%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.81%) Low Latency
8 8 (10.81%) SDLC
9 7 (9.46%) Multithreading
9 7 (9.46%) Scrum
9 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.11%) MVC
11 5 (6.76%) Microservices
11 5 (6.76%) MVVM
12 4 (5.41%) BDD
12 4 (5.41%) Front End Development
13 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (4.05%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (64.86%) Java
1 48 (64.86%) SQL
2 33 (44.59%) JavaScript
3 20 (27.03%) Perl
4 15 (20.27%) C#
5 10 (13.51%) C++
6 5 (6.76%) XAML
7 4 (5.41%) Python
8 3 (4.05%) Scala
9 2 (2.70%) ES6
10 1 (1.35%) PHP
10 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Apache Brooklyn
1 3 (4.05%) Kubernetes
1 3 (4.05%) Marathon
1 3 (4.05%) Mesos
2 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Sybase
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.76%) Adobe
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle
5 2 (2.70%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.35%) Casewise
6 1 (1.35%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) Twitter