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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 124 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £600 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £380
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -31.81%
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
1952 1937 1892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.03% 76.56% 74.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1071 989 929
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 58 41
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £13.61 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £39.25 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 12 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) TestNG
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) 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 (16.67%) CMS
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Test Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation Architect
3 3 (50.00%) Java Architect
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Architect
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Test Architect
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Test Automation Architect
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (16.67%) Consultant
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (16.67%) Java Consultant
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Consultant
5 1 (16.67%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java