The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for OOA/OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 28 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 Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 49 71
Rank change year-on-year +12 +22  
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 17 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.24% 1.72% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.82% 2.04% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £283 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.29% -24.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £375 £346
% change year-on-year +11.66% +8.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -3.89% +2.66%  

OOA/OOD 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 445 489 718
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 84.92% 84.31% 84.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 272 423
Median daily rate £358 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £270
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 3 6 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

OOA/OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing OOA/OOD as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOA/OOD in Glasgow

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOA/OOD in Glasgow

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD.

1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) Relational Database
3 20 (86.96%) OO
4 18 (78.26%) SQL
5 17 (73.91%) Unix
6 12 (52.17%) Finance
7 11 (47.83%) SOAP
7 11 (47.83%) Spring
7 11 (47.83%) Low Latency
8 10 (43.48%) Maven
8 10 (43.48%) Banking
8 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
8 10 (43.48%) Gradle
8 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
9 9 (39.13%) Scrum
9 9 (39.13%) XML
9 9 (39.13%) DB2
9 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (39.13%) JSON
10 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
10 8 (34.78%) Hudson
10 8 (34.78%) Ant
10 8 (34.78%) Perl
10 8 (34.78%) Sybase
10 8 (34.78%) Perforce
11 7 (30.43%) Protocol Buffers
11 7 (30.43%) Microservices
12 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (21.74%) MiFID
13 5 (21.74%) TDD

OOA/OOD
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 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) Relational Database
2 9 (39.13%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
1 10 (43.48%) Gradle
1 10 (43.48%) Maven
2 8 (34.78%) Ant
2 8 (34.78%) Hudson
2 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) JUnit
4 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
4 2 (8.70%) Concordion
4 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.70%) JBehave
4 2 (8.70%) Mockito
4 2 (8.70%) Subversion
5 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
1 21 (91.30%) Java Developer
2 1 (4.35%) Analyst
2 1 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (4.35%) Core Java Developer
2 1 (4.35%) Designer
2 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (4.35%) Programmer
2 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 1 (4.35%) Senior Designer
2 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
2 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (4.35%) Senior Programme Analyst
2 1 (4.35%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) SOAP
1 11 (47.83%) Spring
2 9 (39.13%) JSON
2 9 (39.13%) XML
3 7 (30.43%) Protocol Buffers
4 2 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Camel
4 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.70%) J2EE
4 2 (8.70%) JAX-RS
4 2 (8.70%) REST
4 2 (8.70%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) DataPower
1 2 (8.70%) Derivative
1 2 (8.70%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) OO
2 11 (47.83%) Low Latency
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Scrum
4 7 (30.43%) Microservices
5 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (21.74%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (21.74%) TDD
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) Refactoring
8 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
8 2 (8.70%) Migration
8 2 (8.70%) SOA
8 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) UML
9 1 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (4.35%) DevOps
9 1 (4.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (78.26%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
4 8 (34.78%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) MiFID
2 4 (17.39%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (17.39%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Perforce
1 8 (34.78%) Sybase
2 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle