The first table below looks at the demand for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 17 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +4
Contract jobs citing OOD 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.92% 0.28% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 0.34% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate £800 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.20 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +4.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 291 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 77.12% 81.51% 81.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 228 212
Average daily rate £500 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £365 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £649
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -73.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OOD
London

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 20 (90.91%) Java
2 19 (86.36%) OOP
2 19 (86.36%) Akka
3 14 (63.64%) Multithreading
4 13 (59.09%) Computer Science
4 13 (59.09%) Play Framework
5 8 (36.36%) OO
6 6 (27.27%) GemFire
6 6 (27.27%) Scala
6 6 (27.27%) Hadoop
6 6 (27.27%) Open Source
6 6 (27.27%) Banking
6 6 (27.27%) Investment Banking
6 6 (27.27%) Platform Symphony
7 2 (9.09%) UML
7 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) RUP
7 2 (9.09%) SQL
7 2 (9.09%) MS Project
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) XSL
8 1 (4.55%) XSLT
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL
8 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.55%) Linux
8 1 (4.55%) MS Office
8 1 (4.55%) CSS
8 1 (4.55%) JDBC

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 6 (27.27%) GemFire
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) FxCop
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (27.27%) Banking
1 6 (27.27%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.55%) Front Office
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) Scala Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) Akka
2 13 (59.09%) Play Framework
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) XSL
4 1 (4.55%) XSLT
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) Ajax
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Flex
4 1 (4.55%) WPF
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) Reactive Extensions
4 1 (4.55%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) J2EE
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Computer Science
2 6 (27.27%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.55%) W3C
3 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.55%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) OOP
2 14 (63.64%) Multithreading
3 8 (36.36%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) RUP
4 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (4.55%) MVVM
5 1 (4.55%) Change Control
5 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Unified Process
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) Scala
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) BEA
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Sybase
2 1 (4.55%) IBM