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 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank - 12 -
Contract jobs citing OOD 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - 2.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £306
% change year-on-year
- +22.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
OOD
Bedfordshire

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
44 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 83.02% 81.08% 71.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 33
Median daily rate £450 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -8.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £10.30 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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