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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 198 177 201
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 8 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.38% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 17
Average daily rate
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£625 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -
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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
4570 4457 5540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 79.08% 77.34% 78.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3609 3320 4120
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 42 94
Average hourly rate £21.00 £23.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% -16.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.70 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) OO
2 15 (88.24%) .NET
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (70.59%) Degree
5 11 (64.71%) Waterfall
6 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (52.94%) Java
7 8 (47.06%) C#
7 8 (47.06%) UML
7 8 (47.06%) SOA
7 8 (47.06%) Project Management
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 7 (41.18%) Middleware
8 7 (41.18%) webMethods
8 7 (41.18%) EDRMS
8 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
8 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (41.18%) TDD
8 7 (41.18%) JRules
8 7 (41.18%) TOGAF
8 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
8 7 (41.18%) DTS
8 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
8 7 (41.18%) SSADM
8 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (41.18%) DevOps
8 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
8 7 (41.18%) Coaching

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 3 (17.65%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (41.18%) DTS
3 7 (41.18%) EDRMS
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) TeamCity
1 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) NUnit
2 3 (17.65%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (17.65%) Moq
2 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
2 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.88%) VisualAge
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Architect
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) UI Programmer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) UI Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior UI Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) Middleware
2 7 (41.18%) JRules
3 6 (35.29%) WCF
4 4 (23.53%) WPF
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (23.53%) JSON
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 4 (23.53%) Task Parallel Library
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) CSS3
5 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
5 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (17.65%) Kendo UI
5 3 (17.65%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) Ajax
5 3 (17.65%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) Statistics
4 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) OO
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Waterfall
4 8 (47.06%) UML
4 8 (47.06%) SOA
4 8 (47.06%) Project Management
5 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
5 7 (41.18%) SSADM
5 7 (41.18%) TDD
5 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (41.18%) TOGAF
5 7 (41.18%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Time Management
5 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
5 7 (41.18%) DevOps
5 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
5 7 (41.18%) Coaching
6 5 (29.41%) OOD
7 4 (23.53%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Puppet
1 7 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
1 7 (41.18%) webMethods
2 2 (11.76%) Tableau
3 1 (5.88%) TIBCO