Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 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
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 83 72
Rank change year-on-year -12 -11 +17
Contract jobs citing OOP 11 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.74% 1.90% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 2.18% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 5
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £381 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.64% +10.51% -3.50%
10th Percentile £244 £324 £239
90th Percentile £394 £539 £365
Scotland median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £44.50 - -

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 1,321 1,419 1,032
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.20% 86.84% 87.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 845 546
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £250
90th Percentile £600 £528 £488
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 30 11
Glasgow median hourly rate £25.50 £16.68 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.88% -3.70% -42.27%
10th Percentile £13.70 £10.47 £13.75
90th Percentile £41.50 £35.46 £41.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -36.36% -23.61%

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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 2019, 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 9 (81.82%) OO
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
4 3 (27.27%) Selenium
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) ETL
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) J2EE
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
5 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
5 2 (18.18%) Apple Swift
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Gradle
6 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software

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 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
1 1 (9.09%) Drupal
1 1 (9.09%) Jupyter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Zeppelin
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) Impala
2 1 (9.09%) MariaDB
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
3 2 (18.18%) iOS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) Akka
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (9.09%) Cocoa
2 1 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (9.09%) Core Animation
2 1 (9.09%) Core Data
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Animation
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) OO
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) API Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Component Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Apple Swift
4 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Charles River
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase