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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 37 30
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7  
Contract jobs citing OO 30 23 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.59% 3.93% 4.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.59% 4.69% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 26
Median daily rate £450 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.77% +12.66%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 455 490 726
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 84.73% 83.76% 85.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 274 426
Median daily rate £370 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.84% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 20
Median hourly rate £17.36 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.15% +9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.38 £32.50 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 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 30 March 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 36 (72.00%) Java
2 32 (64.00%) SQL
3 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (58.00%) Relational Database
4 25 (50.00%) Unix
5 22 (44.00%) OOA/OOD
6 16 (32.00%) C#
6 16 (32.00%) Scrum
6 16 (32.00%) Finance
7 15 (30.00%) Maven
8 14 (28.00%) Spring
8 14 (28.00%) XML
8 14 (28.00%) DB2
9 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
10 12 (24.00%) Low Latency
10 12 (24.00%) Sybase
10 12 (24.00%) Linux
10 12 (24.00%) SOAP
10 12 (24.00%) TDD
10 12 (24.00%) JSON
11 11 (22.00%) OOD
12 10 (20.00%) Shell Script
12 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 10 (20.00%) .NET
12 10 (20.00%) HTML
12 10 (20.00%) Banking
13 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
13 9 (18.00%) Perl
13 9 (18.00%) Ant
13 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management

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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 (6.00%) Jadu
2 2 (4.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
1 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (58.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (28.00%) DB2
3 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.00%) KDB
5 3 (6.00%) Kdb+
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Maven
2 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (18.00%) Ant
3 9 (18.00%) Gradle
3 9 (18.00%) Hudson
3 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Blend
5 4 (8.00%) Selenium
6 3 (6.00%) JUnit
6 3 (6.00%) Moq
6 3 (6.00%) NUnit
6 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.00%) Concordion
7 2 (4.00%) JBehave
8 1 (2.00%) Android Studio
8 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.00%) JIRA
8 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.00%) YouTrack
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (84.00%) Developer
2 27 (54.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Java Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) WPF Developer
4 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) UI Developer
6 3 (6.00%) UI/UX Developer
6 3 (6.00%) UX Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Automation Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Designer
7 2 (4.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) Spring
1 14 (28.00%) XML
2 12 (24.00%) JSON
2 12 (24.00%) SOAP
3 10 (20.00%) .NET
3 10 (20.00%) HTML
4 8 (16.00%) Protocol Buffers
5 6 (12.00%) Flash
5 6 (12.00%) HTML5
5 6 (12.00%) Web Services
5 6 (12.00%) WPF
6 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (10.00%) CSS
6 5 (10.00%) jQuery
7 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (8.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.00%) JMS
8 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
8 3 (6.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) User Experience
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Derivative
2 3 (6.00%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.00%) Fintech
3 1 (2.00%) iPad
3 1 (2.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Unix
2 12 (24.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) OOA/OOD
3 16 (32.00%) Scrum
4 12 (24.00%) Low Latency
4 12 (24.00%) TDD
5 11 (22.00%) OOD
6 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (16.00%) UML
8 7 (14.00%) DevOps
8 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (14.00%) Front End Development
8 7 (14.00%) OOP
8 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
9 6 (12.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (12.00%) Microservices
9 6 (12.00%) MVVM
9 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (10.00%) Refactoring
10 5 (10.00%) SDLC
11 4 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) Java
2 32 (64.00%) SQL
3 16 (32.00%) C#
4 10 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (18.00%) Perl
6 6 (12.00%) Python
6 6 (12.00%) XAML
7 3 (6.00%) PHP
7 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.00%) C
8 2 (4.00%) C++
9 1 (2.00%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) MCAD
2 3 (6.00%) MCSD
2 3 (6.00%) MCTS
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) MiFID
2 5 (10.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (10.00%) EMIR
3 3 (6.00%) QA
4 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Sybase
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.00%) Perforce
4 6 (12.00%) Adobe
4 6 (12.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) Twitter
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