The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing OOD 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - 3.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 83.64% 88.89% 68.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 19
Median daily rate £415 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% -23.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £10.30 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOD across the Bedford region.

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Bedford