The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 112 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.050% - 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £420 - £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £360 £380
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
OOA/OOD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1592 1979 1956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.68% 77.67% 73.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 1058 1038
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 94 24
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.54 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.88% -8.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.47 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

OOA/OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD across the Berkshire region.

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) OOP
2 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (70.00%) SaaS
3 7 (70.00%) PaaS
4 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (60.00%) OO
4 6 (60.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) JUnit
6 4 (40.00%) Scrum
6 4 (40.00%) RESTful
7 3 (30.00%) TestNG
7 3 (30.00%) Maven
7 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (30.00%) JBoss
7 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
8 2 (20.00%) ISEB
8 2 (20.00%) MySQL
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle
8 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
8 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
8 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
8 2 (20.00%) CMS
8 2 (20.00%) HTTP
8 2 (20.00%) TDD
8 2 (20.00%) Content Management
8 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
8 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (30.00%) JBoss
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) CMS
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) PaaS
1 7 (70.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JUnit
2 3 (30.00%) Maven
2 3 (30.00%) TestNG
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) Ant
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (10.00%) DbUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Gradle
4 1 (10.00%) JMeter
4 1 (10.00%) jMock
4 1 (10.00%) Mockito
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) PowerMock
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Servlets
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Struts
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) OOP
1 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) API Design
6 2 (20.00%) Content Management
6 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
7 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (10.00%) OOD
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
7 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (10.00%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Groovy
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle