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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 - 72
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 17 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.60% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £525 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £465 £375
% change year-on-year -8.60% +24.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +89.09% -31.25%  

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 543 564 749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 83.15% 80.57% 83.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 340 389
Median daily rate £380 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.29% +2.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 29
Median hourly rate £25.00 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +19.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £43.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 35 (100.00%) Java
1 35 (100.00%) OO
2 34 (97.14%) Relational Database
3 30 (85.71%) SQL
4 29 (82.86%) Unix
5 21 (60.00%) Finance
6 20 (57.14%) Low Latency
7 17 (48.57%) Sybase
7 17 (48.57%) Perl
8 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (40.00%) Scrum
10 13 (37.14%) XML
11 12 (34.29%) SOAP
11 12 (34.29%) DB2
11 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
11 12 (34.29%) Spring
11 12 (34.29%) JSON
12 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
12 11 (31.43%) Maven
12 11 (31.43%) Banking
12 11 (31.43%) Perforce
12 11 (31.43%) Ant
12 11 (31.43%) Hudson
12 11 (31.43%) Gradle
12 11 (31.43%) Protocol Buffers
12 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
13 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (25.71%) MiFID
14 9 (25.71%) EMIR

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (97.14%) Relational Database
2 12 (34.29%) DB2
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Ant
1 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
1 11 (31.43%) Gradle
1 11 (31.43%) Hudson
1 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
1 11 (31.43%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) Concordion
2 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.86%) JBehave
2 1 (2.86%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) Developer
1 32 (91.43%) Java Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Designer
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Designer
4 2 (5.71%) Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) XML
2 12 (34.29%) JSON
2 12 (34.29%) SOAP
2 12 (34.29%) Spring
3 11 (31.43%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (2.86%) Ajax
4 1 (2.86%) DHTML
4 1 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) J2EE
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.86%) Derivative
3 1 (2.86%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.86%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) OO
2 20 (57.14%) Low Latency
3 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (40.00%) Scrum
5 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (14.29%) Microservices
7 4 (11.43%) Refactoring
8 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.71%) Kanban
9 2 (5.71%) Presales
9 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.71%) RUP
10 1 (2.86%) Data Management
10 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.86%) Process Management
10 1 (2.86%) SOA
10 1 (2.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (85.71%) SQL
3 17 (48.57%) Perl
4 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.71%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) Dodd-Frank
1 9 (25.71%) EMIR
1 9 (25.71%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Sybase
2 11 (31.43%) Perforce
3 1 (2.86%) OpenText