The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 54 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing OOD 2 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.33% 0.54% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.72% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Median daily rate £350 £270 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -8.12%
OOD
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
469 558 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.27% 75.71% 79.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 290 275
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 58
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

OOD
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Cambridge -2 2 £350 +29.62% 3
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for OOD.

1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) WorldPay
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) PhD
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) WCF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) MFC
3 1 (20.00%) STL
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Sun
1 2 (40.00%) WorldPay
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft