The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 26 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 Design (OOD)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 31 52
Rank change year-on-year -17 +21  
Contract jobs citing OOD 15 43 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.26% 6.13% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 7.61% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 28 8
Median daily rate £390 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.63% +4.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £266 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +7.89% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.11%  

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 554 565 751
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 83.31% 80.60% 83.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 340 387
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%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Glasgow

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in Glasgow

OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 OOD.

1 21 (100.00%) OO
2 12 (57.14%) XML
3 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) MVC
3 10 (47.62%) Cocoa
3 10 (47.62%) Apple iOS
3 10 (47.62%) iOS Development
4 9 (42.86%) SDLC
4 9 (42.86%) iPad
4 9 (42.86%) Cocoa Touch
4 9 (42.86%) UIKit
4 9 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 9 (42.86%) iPhone
4 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) Objective-C
4 9 (42.86%) Java
4 9 (42.86%) Unix
5 8 (38.10%) JSON
5 8 (38.10%) Apple Swift
5 8 (38.10%) Core Data
6 7 (33.33%) DB2
6 7 (33.33%) JMS
7 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
8 5 (23.81%) TDD
8 5 (23.81%) Spring
8 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
8 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (23.81%) Kdb+
8 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
8 5 (23.81%) PowerShell

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 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) GitHub
2 2 (9.52%) iTunes
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) DB2
2 5 (23.81%) KDB
2 5 (23.81%) Kdb+
2 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
2 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Xcode
3 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) iOS Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Cassandra Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Front Office C++ Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Objective-C Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) XML
2 10 (47.62%) Cocoa
3 9 (42.86%) Cocoa Touch
3 9 (42.86%) UIKit
4 8 (38.10%) Core Data
4 8 (38.10%) JSON
5 7 (33.33%) JMS
6 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
7 5 (23.81%) Spring
8 4 (19.05%) SOAP
9 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 2 (9.52%) Core Animation
10 2 (9.52%) CSS
10 2 (9.52%) HTML
10 2 (9.52%) jQuery
10 2 (9.52%) Web Services
11 1 (4.76%) DHTML
11 1 (4.76%) J2EE
11 1 (4.76%) J2SE
11 1 (4.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) iPad
1 9 (42.86%) iPhone
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Animation
2 2 (9.52%) Apple TV
3 1 (4.76%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Apple iOS
2 9 (42.86%) Unix
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) OO
2 10 (47.62%) iOS Development
2 10 (47.62%) MVC
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 9 (42.86%) SDLC
4 5 (23.81%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.52%) SOA
7 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.76%) Process Management
8 1 (4.76%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) Objective-C
3 8 (38.10%) Apple Swift
4 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.52%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Sybase
2 2 (9.52%) Apple
2 2 (9.52%) Twitter
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) OpenText
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle