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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 136 185 196
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +11
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 7 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.099% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
Average daily rate £406 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
OOA/OOD
London

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
2592 4109 4728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.05% 81.00% 79.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2049 3217 3399
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 53
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.95 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the City of London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) WinForms
5 2 (22.22%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) WCF
5 2 (22.22%) Use Case
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) VisualAge
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
3 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) WCF
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) WinForms
4 1 (11.11%) DOM
4 1 (11.11%) JAXP
4 1 (11.11%) SAX
4 1 (11.11%) WSDL
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) XSD
4 1 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Time Management
5 2 (22.22%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) Use Case
6 1 (11.11%) EAI
6 1 (11.11%) OOP
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) RDF
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft