Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 90 81
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9 +13
Contract jobs citing OOP 32 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.90% 0.89% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.01% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 12
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £348 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.71% -6.71% -2.30%
10th Percentile £325 £315 £265
90th Percentile £548 £403 £527
Scotland median daily rate £406 £325 £348
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.47% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £44.27 - -

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 1,505 1,185 1,036
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.53% 88.24% 84.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 623 578
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £251 £263 £218
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 18
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.25 £24.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.96% +57.38% -43.16%
10th Percentile £11.33 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.23 £34.20 £43.83
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +25.00%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 31 (96.88%) OO
2 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (53.13%) Java
4 16 (50.00%) Oracle
4 16 (50.00%) Finance
4 16 (50.00%) Scrum
5 15 (46.88%) Jenkins
6 14 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (40.63%) HTML5
7 13 (40.63%) Spring
7 13 (40.63%) Selenium
7 13 (40.63%) CSS
7 13 (40.63%) HTML
8 12 (37.50%) SOAP
8 12 (37.50%) Python
8 12 (37.50%) React
9 11 (34.38%) Apache Camel
9 11 (34.38%) Apache MINA
9 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
9 11 (34.38%) Hibernate
9 11 (34.38%) Data Analysis
9 11 (34.38%) XPath
9 11 (34.38%) JIRA
9 11 (34.38%) JMS
9 11 (34.38%) Regression Testing
9 11 (34.38%) XML
9 11 (34.38%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (31.25%) Front Office
10 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration

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 8 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 10 (31.25%) AquaLogic BPM
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Jenkins
2 13 (40.63%) Selenium
3 11 (34.38%) JIRA
4 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
5 8 (25.00%) FitNesse
6 5 (15.63%) SpecFlow
6 5 (15.63%) WebDriver
7 4 (12.50%) webpack
8 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
9 1 (3.13%) Grunt
9 1 (3.13%) gulp
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.88%) UI Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Automation Tester
4 5 (15.63%) React Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Tester
5 4 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Angular Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Cloud Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) CSS
1 13 (40.63%) HTML
1 13 (40.63%) HTML5
1 13 (40.63%) Spring
2 12 (37.50%) React
2 12 (37.50%) SOAP
3 11 (34.38%) Apache Camel
3 11 (34.38%) Apache MINA
3 11 (34.38%) Hibernate
3 11 (34.38%) JMS
3 11 (34.38%) XML
4 10 (31.25%) Spring Boot
5 8 (25.00%) CSS3
5 8 (25.00%) Enzyme
5 8 (25.00%) Jest
5 8 (25.00%) Redux
6 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 5 (15.63%) .NET
7 5 (15.63%) REST
8 4 (12.50%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (34.38%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (31.25%) Reference Data
4 8 (25.00%) Derivative
5 6 (18.75%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (9.38%) User Experience
7 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (3.13%) DTCC
8 1 (3.13%) Eurex
8 1 (3.13%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) OO
2 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) Scrum
4 14 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (34.38%) Data Analysis
5 11 (34.38%) Regression Testing
5 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
6 10 (31.25%) BPMN
6 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
7 7 (21.88%) Analytics
7 7 (21.88%) ETL
8 6 (18.75%) Release Management
8 6 (18.75%) Software Delivery
9 5 (15.63%) Agile Testing
9 5 (15.63%) BDD
9 5 (15.63%) Functional Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Smoke Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Usability Testing
9 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) Python
3 11 (34.38%) XPath
4 8 (25.00%) ES6
5 7 (21.88%) SQL
6 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.63%) C#
8 3 (9.38%) C
9 1 (3.13%) C++
9 1 (3.13%) Scala
9 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) ISEB
1 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
1 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Oracle