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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 112 114 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing OOD 9 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.50% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.65% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £301 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £424 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £36.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £59.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -32.77%
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
1903 1991 1913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.03% 77.20% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1013 1064 909
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 73 21
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 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.05 £42.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 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
Reading +10 8 £388 +6.89% 5
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) OO
3 9 (60.00%) SOAP
3 9 (60.00%) REST
3 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (60.00%) SDLC
4 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) Web Services
5 7 (46.67%) SOA
5 7 (46.67%) B2B
5 7 (46.67%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (46.67%) MSTest
6 6 (40.00%) JSON
6 6 (40.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 4 (26.67%) HTML
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) XML
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (20.00%) CSS
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) jQuery
8 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (13.33%) Office 365
9 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (13.33%) HTML5

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 7 (46.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (46.67%) MSTest
3 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (13.33%) JUnit
5 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Front Office
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Architect
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) SOA Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) REST
2 9 (60.00%) SOAP
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 6 (40.00%) JSON
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
7 2 (13.33%) HTML5
7 2 (13.33%) Spring
7 2 (13.33%) WCF
8 1 (6.67%) Ajax
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
8 1 (6.67%) DCOM
8 1 (6.67%) J2EE
8 1 (6.67%) JDBC
8 1 (6.67%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) OO
2 9 (60.00%) SDLC
3 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (46.67%) B2B
4 7 (46.67%) SOA
5 6 (40.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Information Management
6 2 (13.33%) Microservices
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Presales
6 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Workflow
7 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) OpenLink
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle