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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 46 39 54
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15  
Contract jobs citing OOD 6 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.15% 2.81% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 3.33% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 15
Median daily rate £425 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -17.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +12.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -0.62% +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 445 481 687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 85.09% 84.53% 84.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 265 402
Median daily rate £360 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 18
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 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOD in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in Glasgow

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 12 (100.00%) OO
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
5 6 (50.00%) Unix
5 6 (50.00%) TDD
6 5 (41.67%) Hibernate
6 5 (41.67%) Spring
6 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
6 5 (41.67%) SDLC
7 4 (33.33%) jQuery
7 4 (33.33%) Degree
7 4 (33.33%) MVC
7 4 (33.33%) JMS
7 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
7 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (33.33%) DB2
7 4 (33.33%) XML
8 3 (25.00%) MCAD
8 3 (25.00%) MCSD
8 3 (25.00%) C#
8 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (25.00%) Sybase
8 3 (25.00%) .NET
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (25.00%) Linux

OOD
Top Related 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 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) DB2
2 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (25.00%) KDB
3 3 (25.00%) Kdb+
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) MarkLogic
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Moq
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Android Studio
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
1 5 (41.67%) Hibernate
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
2 4 (33.33%) JMS
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) JSP
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
5 1 (8.33%) Drools
5 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
5 1 (8.33%) iBATIS
5 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
1 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OO
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
8 1 (8.33%) BPMN
8 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
8 1 (8.33%) SOA
8 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
8 1 (8.33%) UML
8 1 (8.33%) Use Case
8 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
5 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) MCAD
2 3 (25.00%) MCSD
2 3 (25.00%) MCTS
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter