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 4 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 149 155 176
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +21
Contract jobs citing OOD 48 49 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.91% 0.84% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.09% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 36 43
Average daily rate
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£500 £495 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -13.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £344 £344
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.86 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -7.03%
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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
4239 4497 5570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.59% 77.43% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3360 3351 4122
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 70
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.44 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.40% -0.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.95 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.15 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 66 (79.52%) OO
2 48 (57.83%) C#
3 47 (56.63%) .NET
4 42 (50.60%) Java
4 42 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (40.96%) TDD
6 31 (37.35%) Finance
7 28 (33.73%) SQL
8 26 (31.33%) Scrum
9 25 (30.12%) JavaScript
9 25 (30.12%) SQL Server
9 25 (30.12%) Multithreading
10 24 (28.92%) BDD
11 23 (27.71%) Spring
12 22 (26.51%) XML
13 20 (24.10%) HTML
14 18 (21.69%) Web Services
15 17 (20.48%) Banking
16 16 (19.28%) .NET Framework
16 16 (19.28%) WCF
17 14 (16.87%) Front Office
17 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (15.66%) CSS
19 12 (14.46%) MVC
19 12 (14.46%) Performance Tuning
20 11 (13.25%) SDLC
20 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET
20 11 (13.25%) OOP
20 11 (13.25%) Unit Testing
20 11 (13.25%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (6.02%) JBoss
1 5 (6.02%) Node.js
2 4 (4.82%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.82%) MTS
3 3 (3.61%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.20%) Apache
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) PaaS
2 1 (1.20%) HP Helion
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.20%) Intranet
2 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.41%) MySQL
5 2 (2.41%) SQLite
5 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.41%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.20%) HBase
6 1 (1.20%) Big Data
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.20%) TKPROF
6 1 (1.20%) OLTP
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (10.84%) NUnit
2 8 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.64%) Subversion
2 8 (9.64%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.43%) JUnit
3 7 (8.43%) Maven
4 6 (7.23%) Moq
4 6 (7.23%) Mockito
4 6 (7.23%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.23%) SpecFlow
5 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.61%) JBehave
6 3 (3.61%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (3.61%) MSBuild
6 3 (3.61%) JIRA
6 3 (3.61%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.61%) ClearCase
7 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.41%) Xcode
General
1 31 (37.35%) Finance
2 17 (20.48%) Banking
3 14 (16.87%) Front Office
4 9 (10.84%) Back Office
5 6 (7.23%) Games
6 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.61%) Retail
6 3 (3.61%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.41%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.20%) Marketing
8 1 (1.20%) Legal
8 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (83.13%) Developer
2 27 (32.53%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.07%) Senior Developer
4 13 (15.66%) .NET Developer
5 11 (13.25%) C# Developer
6 10 (12.05%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (9.64%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (7.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.02%) iOS Developer
10 4 (4.82%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (4.82%) ScrumMaster
10 4 (4.82%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Real Time Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Python Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Agile .NET Developer
11 3 (3.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (2.41%) .NET Software Developer
12 2 (2.41%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (56.63%) .NET
2 23 (27.71%) Spring
3 22 (26.51%) XML
4 20 (24.10%) HTML
5 18 (21.69%) Web Services
6 16 (19.28%) .NET Framework
6 16 (19.28%) WCF
7 13 (15.66%) CSS
8 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET
8 11 (13.25%) jQuery
9 10 (12.05%) SOAP
10 9 (10.84%) JSON
10 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (10.84%) HTML5
10 9 (10.84%) CSS3
10 9 (10.84%) AngularJS
11 8 (9.64%) Entity Framework
11 8 (9.64%) J2EE
12 7 (8.43%) REST
12 7 (8.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) N-Tier
2 9 (10.84%) Derivative
3 7 (8.43%) Fixed Income
4 5 (6.02%) Equities
4 5 (6.02%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (4.82%) Market Risk
5 4 (4.82%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.61%) Kindle
6 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.61%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.61%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.41%) iPhone
7 2 (2.41%) iPad
7 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.41%) User Experience
8 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.20%) Physics
8 1 (1.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.84%) UNIX
2 6 (7.23%) Android
2 6 (7.23%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.61%) Windows
3 3 (3.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (79.52%) OO
2 42 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (40.96%) TDD
4 26 (31.33%) Scrum
5 25 (30.12%) Multithreading
6 24 (28.92%) BDD
7 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (14.46%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (14.46%) MVC
9 11 (13.25%) OOP
9 11 (13.25%) Unit Testing
9 11 (13.25%) SDLC
10 10 (12.05%) SOA
11 8 (9.64%) UML
11 8 (9.64%) Change Management
11 8 (9.64%) Low Latency
11 8 (9.64%) Concurrent Programming
12 7 (8.43%) Web Development
12 7 (8.43%) Test Automation
13 6 (7.23%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 48 (57.83%) C#
2 42 (50.60%) Java
3 28 (33.73%) SQL
4 25 (30.12%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.02%) Objective-C
6 4 (4.82%) C++
7 3 (3.61%) Python
7 3 (3.61%) Apple Swift
7 3 (3.61%) ANSI SQL
8 2 (2.41%) VBA
8 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.41%) PHP
9 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.20%) VBScript
9 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.20%) sed
9 1 (1.20%) AWK
9 1 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) GridGain
2 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Oozie
2 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.20%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.20%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (10.84%) Sybase
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.82%) Bloomberg
4 4 (4.82%) eSpeed
4 4 (4.82%) Tradeweb
5 3 (3.61%) DevExpress
5 3 (3.61%) EPiServer
5 3 (3.61%) ION Trading
5 3 (3.61%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.20%) DataSynapse
7 1 (1.20%) Amdocs
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