The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 77 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing OOD 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.41% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.51% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £425 £310 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -6.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
804 974 986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.58% 79.97% 77.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 513 582
Median daily rate £408 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 38
Median hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.49 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

OOD
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Milton Keynes +6 1 £425 +37.09%
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for OOD.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) QNX
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) C#

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) QNX