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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 59 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing OOD 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.86% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.08% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £475 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -4.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £59.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -32.77%
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
485 646 578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.51% 79.65% 73.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 395 311
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 38 49
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.57% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.39 £12.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £47.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 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
Cambridge +10 1 £475 +35.71% 1
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for OOD.

1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) STL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) MFC

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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Enterprise Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 1 (25.00%) WCF Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (25.00%) MFC
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) STL
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PhD