Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 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 Programming (OOP)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 87 74
Rank change year-on-year -5 -13 +14
Contract jobs citing OOP 28 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.63% 0.48% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.54% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 11
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £413 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +14.58% +9.92%
10th Percentile £356 £406 £265
90th Percentile £563 £419 £533
Scotland median daily rate £425 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +30.77% -7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £44.14 - -

OOP 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 1,548 1,104 978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 90.16% 88.39% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 618 494
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £213
90th Percentile £538 £508 £461
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.85% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 22
Glasgow median hourly rate £26.00 £24.00 £19.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +25.26% -15.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £34.13 £45.63
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.53% +10.71% +7.64%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Glasgow

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Glasgow

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOP in Glasgow

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for OOP.

1 27 (96.43%) OO
2 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (60.71%) Jenkins
4 16 (57.14%) HTML5
4 16 (57.14%) CSS
4 16 (57.14%) HTML
5 15 (53.57%) Selenium
6 14 (50.00%) Java
6 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 14 (50.00%) React
7 13 (46.43%) Test Automation
7 13 (46.43%) JIRA
8 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (42.86%) FitNesse
8 12 (42.86%) Oracle
8 12 (42.86%) Finance
8 12 (42.86%) CSS3
8 12 (42.86%) Spring Boot
8 12 (42.86%) Cloud Foundry
8 12 (42.86%) ES6
8 12 (42.86%) Redux
8 12 (42.86%) Jest
8 12 (42.86%) Enzyme
9 11 (39.29%) Regression Testing
9 11 (39.29%) ETL
9 11 (39.29%) Scrum
10 10 (35.71%) Release Management
10 10 (35.71%) Software Delivery
10 10 (35.71%) Analytics
11 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills

OOP
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 12 (42.86%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 7 (25.00%) AquaLogic BPM
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Jenkins
2 15 (53.57%) Selenium
3 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 13 (46.43%) JIRA
5 12 (42.86%) FitNesse
6 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.14%) Gradle
6 2 (7.14%) Maven
6 2 (7.14%) Subversion
6 2 (7.14%) webpack
7 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Front Office
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.00%) React Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (21.43%) UI Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Angular Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Cloud Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.57%) iOS Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Objective-C Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) CSS
1 16 (57.14%) HTML
1 16 (57.14%) HTML5
2 14 (50.00%) React
3 12 (42.86%) CSS3
3 12 (42.86%) Enzyme
3 12 (42.86%) Jest
3 12 (42.86%) Redux
3 12 (42.86%) Spring Boot
4 9 (32.14%) Spring
5 7 (25.00%) Apache Camel
5 7 (25.00%) Apache MINA
5 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 7 (25.00%) JMS
5 7 (25.00%) SOAP
5 7 (25.00%) XML
6 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.71%) JSON
8 2 (7.14%) Ajax
8 2 (7.14%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 7 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (17.86%) User Experience
4 3 (10.71%) Derivative
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
6 1 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (3.57%) DTCC
6 1 (3.57%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) OO
2 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Test Automation
4 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (39.29%) ETL
5 11 (39.29%) Regression Testing
5 11 (39.29%) Scrum
6 10 (35.71%) Analytics
6 10 (35.71%) Release Management
6 10 (35.71%) Software Delivery
7 9 (32.14%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (25.00%) BPMN
8 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
9 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
10 5 (17.86%) UX Design
11 4 (14.29%) BDD
12 3 (10.71%) SDLC
12 3 (10.71%) TDD
13 2 (7.14%) Data Lineage
13 2 (7.14%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) ES6
3 7 (25.00%) Python
3 7 (25.00%) XPath
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) C
5 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Charles River
2 2 (7.14%) Sybase