The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 120 122 112
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing OOD 2 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.079% 0.18% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.25% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £307
% change year-on-year
- +22.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -10.00%
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
2014 1984 2010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.14% 73.40% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 1008 1038
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 43 59
Average hourly rate £16.09 £27.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.49% +71.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £123.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 2 - -
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOD.

1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Presales
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) CMS
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Architect
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) REST
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) JSR 170
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) OSGi
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Presales
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) FairCom
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
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