The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 199 209 202
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 3 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 14
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£550 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £410 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £475 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £343
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £39.22
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4547 5580 5608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.56% 76.54% 75.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3496 4115 4176
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 91
Average hourly rate £15.75 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.80 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.82 £52.82 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOA/OOD across the City of London region.

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

OOA/OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD across the City of London region.

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD.

1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) OO
4 10 (50.00%) OOD
4 10 (50.00%) Spring
5 9 (45.00%) Scrum
6 8 (40.00%) TDD
7 7 (35.00%) MVC
7 7 (35.00%) UML
8 6 (30.00%) CSS
8 6 (30.00%) JSP
8 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (30.00%) HTML
8 6 (30.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle
9 5 (25.00%) .NET
9 5 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (25.00%) Python
10 4 (20.00%) Servlets
10 4 (20.00%) SQL
10 4 (20.00%) C#
10 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
10 4 (20.00%) Ajax
10 4 (20.00%) BDD
10 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
10 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (15.00%) Data Structures

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Project
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) DB2
3 2 (10.00%) MS Access
3 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) CouchDB
3 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Couchbase
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Maven
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (10.00%) MSTest
2 2 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (10.00%) NSubstitute
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.00%) Ant
3 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) UI Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.00%) UML Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) JSP
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
3 5 (25.00%) XML
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (20.00%) Ajax
4 4 (20.00%) Servlets
4 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (15.00%) Struts
5 3 (15.00%) J2EE
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.00%) JMS
5 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
5 3 (15.00%) jQuery
6 2 (10.00%) Grails
6 2 (10.00%) GWT
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) iPad
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.00%) Animation
4 1 (5.00%) RIA
4 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Debian
3 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) OO
3 10 (50.00%) OOD
4 9 (45.00%) Scrum
5 8 (40.00%) TDD
6 7 (35.00%) MVC
6 7 (35.00%) UML
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (20.00%) BDD
9 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (15.00%) MVVM
9 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
10 2 (10.00%) RUP
10 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 2 (10.00%) Project Management
10 2 (10.00%) Unified Process
10 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Clojure
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.00%) Groovy
6 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) OCPJP
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Sybase
2 2 (10.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
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