The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 97 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing OOD 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 0.041% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.052% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%

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
1565 1932 1914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.75% 78.47% 74.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 782 1002 1013
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 77 23
Median hourly rate £23.34 £18.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.66% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.53 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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 OOD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Slough +13 6 £450 -
Reading - 4 £500 - 1
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 OOD.

1 15 (75.00%) OO
2 12 (60.00%) Finance
3 11 (55.00%) Unit Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Web Development
4 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (45.00%) C#
5 9 (45.00%) .NET
6 8 (40.00%) CSS
6 8 (40.00%) PHP
7 7 (35.00%) Web Services
8 6 (30.00%) Linux
8 6 (30.00%) LDAP
8 6 (30.00%) SOAP
8 6 (30.00%) MySQL
8 6 (30.00%) JSON
8 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) Subversion
8 6 (30.00%) Scrum
8 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (30.00%) RESTful
8 6 (30.00%) Software Architecture
8 6 (30.00%) REST
8 6 (30.00%) Laravel
8 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
9 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (25.00%) WCF
9 5 (25.00%) Java
9 5 (25.00%) Apache

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 5 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (15.00%) Apache Pig
3 3 (15.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (15.00%) Confluence
3 3 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) LDAP
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) Apache Accumulo
3 3 (15.00%) Apache Hive
3 3 (15.00%) Big Data
3 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.00%) Neo4j
3 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.00%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
1 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (20.00%) MSTest
3 3 (15.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Big Data Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Data Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Security Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (10.00%) SOA Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) WCF Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 7 (35.00%) Web Services
5 6 (30.00%) JSON
5 6 (30.00%) Laravel
5 6 (30.00%) REST
5 6 (30.00%) RESTful
5 6 (30.00%) SOAP
6 5 (25.00%) WCF
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (20.00%) HTML5
8 3 (15.00%) Kafka
8 3 (15.00%) WPF
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (10.00%) CSS3
9 2 (10.00%) jQuery
9 2 (10.00%) WSDL
9 2 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Cyber Defence
3 3 (15.00%) Wiki
4 2 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) OO
2 11 (55.00%) Unit Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Web Development
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 6 (30.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) Software Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) B2B
5 4 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 4 (20.00%) SDLC
5 4 (20.00%) SOA
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) MapReduce
6 3 (15.00%) Open Source
6 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 8 (40.00%) PHP
4 5 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) C++
5 3 (15.00%) Python
5 3 (15.00%) Scala
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.00%) XPath
7 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) OSCP
2 1 (5.00%) SANS
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Hortonworks
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle