Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 56 71
Rank change year-on-year -23 +15 +14
Contract jobs citing OOD 17 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.31% 2.78% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 3.35% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 15
Glasgow median daily rate £431 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +26.92% -21.21%
10th Percentile £348 £313 £263
90th Percentile £475 £450 £406
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -16.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £65.00
Scotland median hourly rate - £46.13 £65.00
% change year-on-year - -29.04% -

OOD 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 1116 925 1392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.91% 82.81% 81.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 490 739
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £255 £213 £225
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 24
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £36.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -42.24% +96.51%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOD 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 OOD in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 17 (100.00%) OO
2 15 (88.24%) Unix
3 14 (82.35%) Linux
4 13 (76.47%) SQL
5 12 (70.59%) RDBMS
5 12 (70.59%) Relational Database
6 11 (64.71%) Java
6 11 (64.71%) Perl
7 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (41.18%) SDLC
8 7 (41.18%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (35.29%) Finance
9 6 (35.29%) JMS
9 6 (35.29%) DB2
9 6 (35.29%) C++
9 6 (35.29%) Multithreading
10 5 (29.41%) Banking
10 5 (29.41%) Spring
10 5 (29.41%) Investment Banking
10 5 (29.41%) JUnit
10 5 (29.41%) Sybase
10 5 (29.41%) J2SE
10 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (29.41%) TDD
11 4 (23.53%) Front Office
11 4 (23.53%) CSS
11 4 (23.53%) HTML
11 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
12 3 (17.65%) Marathon
12 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes

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 3 (17.65%) Apache
1 3 (17.65%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) RDBMS
1 12 (70.59%) Relational Database
2 6 (35.29%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) KDB
3 1 (5.88%) Kdb+
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Moq
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Investment Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Front Office
4 3 (17.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Java Developer
3 6 (35.29%) C++ Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Front Office C++ Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Front Office Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) JMS
2 5 (29.41%) J2SE
2 5 (29.41%) Spring
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) HATEOAS
4 3 (17.65%) OAuth2
4 3 (17.65%) React
4 3 (17.65%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) .NET
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (41.18%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (11.76%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
4 1 (5.88%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Unix
2 14 (82.35%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (41.18%) SDLC
3 6 (35.29%) Multithreading
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Database Tuning
5 3 (17.65%) Demand Forecasting
5 3 (17.65%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (17.65%) Functional Programming
5 3 (17.65%) Microservices
5 3 (17.65%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (17.65%) Pair Programming
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) Perl
3 6 (35.29%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Scala
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Apache Brooklyn
1 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes
1 3 (17.65%) Marathon
1 3 (17.65%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Sybase
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter