The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 166 167 164
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing OOD 26 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.57% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.74% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 40
Average daily rate
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£419 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £346 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
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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
4182 4595 4909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.07% 76.87% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3293 3455 3705
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 40 81
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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 OOD across the City of London region.

OOD Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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 OOD across the City of London region.

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 59 (95.16%) OO
2 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (56.45%) .NET
4 34 (54.84%) C#
5 33 (53.23%) SQL
6 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
7 25 (40.32%) JavaScript
8 23 (37.10%) WCF
9 21 (33.87%) HTML
9 21 (33.87%) .NET Framework
10 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET
11 18 (29.03%) Web Services
11 18 (29.03%) TDD
11 18 (29.03%) Front Office
11 18 (29.03%) MVC
12 16 (25.81%) Java
13 15 (24.19%) Finance
13 15 (24.19%) Web Development
14 14 (22.58%) Banking
14 14 (22.58%) WinForms
14 14 (22.58%) CSS
14 14 (22.58%) WPF
14 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (20.97%) XML
15 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
16 12 (19.35%) SOA
16 12 (19.35%) Visual Studio
16 12 (19.35%) LINQ
16 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (8.06%) Node.js
2 4 (6.45%) Apache
2 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.23%) MTS
3 2 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.61%) Kentico
4 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.61%) DNN
4 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.61%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.23%) MySQL
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.61%) Cognos Powerplay
6 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Visual Studio
2 9 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (11.29%) JUnit
4 6 (9.68%) NUnit
5 5 (8.06%) Moq
6 4 (6.45%) SpecFlow
6 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.84%) Mockito
7 3 (4.84%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.84%) Maven
8 2 (3.23%) ClearCase
8 2 (3.23%) RequisitePro
8 2 (3.23%) Rational Rose
8 2 (3.23%) Mercurial
8 2 (3.23%) JBehave
9 1 (1.61%) MSTest
9 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (29.03%) Front Office
2 15 (24.19%) Finance
3 14 (22.58%) Banking
4 6 (9.68%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 2 (3.23%) Back Office
7 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.61%) Advertising
7 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (77.42%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) C# Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.35%) .NET Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Android Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Python Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) C++ Developer
10 2 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (56.45%) .NET
2 23 (37.10%) WCF
3 21 (33.87%) HTML
3 21 (33.87%) .NET Framework
4 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET
5 18 (29.03%) Web Services
6 14 (22.58%) WinForms
6 14 (22.58%) CSS
6 14 (22.58%) WPF
6 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (20.97%) XML
8 12 (19.35%) LINQ
9 11 (17.74%) jQuery
9 11 (17.74%) Entity Framework
9 11 (17.74%) Spring
10 8 (12.90%) RESTful
11 7 (11.29%) HTML5
11 7 (11.29%) JSON
11 7 (11.29%) CSS3
11 7 (11.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Derivative
2 6 (9.68%) Fixed Income
3 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.06%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (6.45%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.84%) Equities
6 2 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.23%) User Experience
6 2 (3.23%) iPad
7 1 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.61%) iPhone
7 1 (1.61%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.61%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Android
3 3 (4.84%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) UNIX
5 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (95.16%) OO
2 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (29.03%) TDD
3 18 (29.03%) MVC
4 15 (24.19%) Web Development
5 12 (19.35%) SOA
6 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (16.13%) Unit Testing
8 9 (14.52%) Multithreading
8 9 (14.52%) Scrum
9 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.68%) OOP
10 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
10 6 (9.68%) Workflow
10 6 (9.68%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (9.68%) Line Management
10 6 (9.68%) BDD
11 5 (8.06%) UML
12 4 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
12 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) C#
2 33 (53.23%) SQL
3 25 (40.32%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.81%) Java
5 11 (17.74%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.45%) XAML
7 3 (4.84%) PHP
7 3 (4.84%) C++
7 3 (4.84%) Python
8 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.23%) VBA
9 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) yum
1 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) DevExpress
3 4 (6.45%) Bloomberg
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle
4 3 (4.84%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.23%) Reuters
5 2 (3.23%) Apple
5 2 (3.23%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.23%) Tradeweb
6 1 (1.61%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.61%) MarketAxess
6 1 (1.61%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.61%) Maconomy
6 1 (1.61%) DataSynapse
6 1 (1.61%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.61%) eSpeed
6 1 (1.61%) Cognos
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Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Talent International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago