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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 117 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £450 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -22.72%
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
1924 1989 1890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.03% 77.42% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1029 1053 897
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £245 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 72 22
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £14.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £42.90 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 2 £450 -
OOA/OOD
South East

OOA/OOD
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) TestNG
2 6 (66.67%) JUnit
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) SaaS
3 3 (33.33%) PaaS
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Java EE
3 3 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) CMS

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 1 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) PaaS
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JUnit
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Test Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Java Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Test Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Test Automation Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Java Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java