Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 28 20
Rank change year-on-year -11 -8 +28
Contract jobs citing OO 93 91 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.52% 6.80% 7.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.18% 7.72% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 35 53
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £337 £312 £255
90th Percentile £538 £475 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £43.64 - £43.25

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 1,504 1,179 1,054
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.21% 88.12% 84.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 849 622 588
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £260 £263 £220
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 17
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +45.45% -38.50%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.25 £34.35 £44.10
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.88 £30.50
% change year-on-year -6.98% -11.89% +56.41%

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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 15 October 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 15 October 2018, 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 69 (74.19%) Java
2 62 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (48.39%) SQL
4 38 (40.86%) Finance
5 33 (35.48%) Scrum
6 32 (34.41%) Spring
7 31 (33.33%) Python
8 30 (32.26%) OOP
8 30 (32.26%) Relational Database
9 29 (31.18%) Test Automation
9 29 (31.18%) Oracle
10 28 (30.11%) Problem-Solving
11 27 (29.03%) JavaScript
12 26 (27.96%) Jenkins
13 25 (26.88%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (26.88%) XML
14 24 (25.81%) Hibernate
15 23 (24.73%) Unix
15 23 (24.73%) HTML
16 22 (23.66%) AngularJS
16 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
17 20 (21.51%) HTML5
17 20 (21.51%) SOAP
18 18 (19.35%) CSS
19 17 (18.28%) C++
20 16 (17.20%) Linux
21 15 (16.13%) Microservices
21 15 (16.13%) SDLC
22 14 (15.05%) Spring Boot
22 14 (15.05%) ETL

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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 7 (7.53%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (3.23%) CMS
2 3 (3.23%) Drupal
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.15%) JBoss
3 2 (2.15%) Jetty
3 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (10.75%) AquaLogic BPM
1 10 (10.75%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.15%) GitHub
4 1 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.08%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.26%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.60%) Pentaho
3 7 (7.53%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.38%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.23%) DB2
6 3 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.08%) Azkaban
7 1 (1.08%) Big Data
7 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.08%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.08%) HDInsight
7 1 (1.08%) KDB
7 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.08%) MySQL
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (27.96%) Jenkins
2 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
3 14 (15.05%) JIRA
3 14 (15.05%) Selenium
4 13 (13.98%) Maven
5 9 (9.68%) JUnit
6 7 (7.53%) FitNesse
7 6 (6.45%) Gradle
8 5 (5.38%) SpecFlow
8 5 (5.38%) WebDriver
8 5 (5.38%) webpack
9 4 (4.30%) Bitbucket
9 4 (4.30%) Eclipse
9 4 (4.30%) IntelliJ
9 4 (4.30%) JProfiler
10 3 (3.23%) Grunt
10 3 (3.23%) gulp
10 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.15%) Hudson
General
1 38 (40.86%) Finance
2 10 (10.75%) Front Office
3 3 (3.23%) Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Games
5 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (89.25%) Developer
2 43 (46.24%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.98%) Python Developer
4 7 (7.53%) Angular Developer
5 6 (6.45%) Applications Developer
5 6 (6.45%) SQL Developer
5 6 (6.45%) UI Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Automation Tester
6 5 (5.38%) React Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Tester
7 4 (4.30%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Hadoop Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (2.15%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Python/Django Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.41%) Spring
2 25 (26.88%) XML
3 24 (25.81%) Hibernate
4 23 (24.73%) HTML
5 22 (23.66%) AngularJS
6 20 (21.51%) HTML5
6 20 (21.51%) SOAP
7 18 (19.35%) CSS
8 14 (15.05%) Spring Boot
9 13 (13.98%) JMS
9 13 (13.98%) JSON
10 12 (12.90%) React
10 12 (12.90%) RESTful
11 11 (11.83%) Apache Camel
11 11 (11.83%) Apache MINA
12 10 (10.75%) CSS3
13 8 (8.60%) .NET
13 8 (8.60%) J2EE
14 7 (7.53%) Jest
14 7 (7.53%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.88%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.98%) Derivative
3 12 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (11.83%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (10.75%) Reference Data
6 6 (6.45%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (5.38%) User Experience
8 4 (4.30%) Cloud Native
8 4 (4.30%) OTC Derivatives
8 4 (4.30%) Private Cloud
9 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
10 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
10 2 (2.15%) Credit Risk
11 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
11 1 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.08%) DTCC
11 1 (1.08%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.73%) Unix
2 16 (17.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.48%) Scrum
3 30 (32.26%) OOP
4 29 (31.18%) Test Automation
5 28 (30.11%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (16.13%) Microservices
6 15 (16.13%) SDLC
7 14 (15.05%) ETL
8 13 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (12.90%) TDD
10 11 (11.83%) Data Analysis
10 11 (11.83%) Mentoring
11 10 (10.75%) BPMN
11 10 (10.75%) OOD
11 10 (10.75%) Regression Testing
11 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (9.68%) Analytics
12 9 (9.68%) Kanban
13 7 (7.53%) BDD
13 7 (7.53%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 69 (74.19%) Java
2 45 (48.39%) SQL
3 31 (33.33%) Python
4 27 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 17 (18.28%) C++
6 11 (11.83%) Shell Script
6 11 (11.83%) XPath
7 10 (10.75%) C#
8 7 (7.53%) ES6
8 7 (7.53%) Java 8
9 6 (6.45%) C
10 5 (5.38%) Kotlin
10 5 (5.38%) Perl
11 4 (4.30%) R
12 3 (3.23%) PHP
12 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.08%) Ruby
13 1 (1.08%) Scala
13 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.23%) ISEB
1 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
1 3 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (31.18%) Oracle
2 6 (6.45%) Perforce
3 4 (4.30%) Informatica
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.08%) Tableau
5 1 (1.08%) TIBCO