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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
South East / Berkshire
Rank - - 119
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £385
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -7.79%
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% -

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
1536 1935 1919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.71% 78.56% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 1012 1002
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 75 26
Median hourly rate £23.34 £16.75 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% -17.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017, 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 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) OOP
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) SaaS
3 4 (57.14%) PaaS
3 4 (57.14%) JUnit
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) JBoss
4 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 3 (42.86%) TestNG
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) SDET
5 2 (28.57%) API Design
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (28.57%) TDD

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 (42.86%) JBoss
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) PaaS
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
2 3 (42.86%) Maven
2 3 (42.86%) TestNG
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Ant
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
4 1 (14.29%) DbUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Gradle
4 1 (14.29%) JMeter
4 1 (14.29%) jMock
4 1 (14.29%) Mockito
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Developer in Test
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Test Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) PowerMock
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Servlets
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Struts
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OOP
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) API Design
4 2 (28.57%) Content Management
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Groovy
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle