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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 164 158 169
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing OOD 47 46 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.80% 0.79% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.01% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 35 38
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £344 £331
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +46.66%
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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
4655 4538 5566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.79% 77.56% 78.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3686 3372 4145
Average daily rate £474 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £313
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 45 97
Average hourly rate £21.40 £22.69 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% -30.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 68 (86.08%) OO
2 50 (63.29%) .NET
3 48 (60.76%) C#
4 38 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (44.30%) Java
6 33 (41.77%) SQL
7 30 (37.97%) TDD
8 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
8 27 (34.18%) Finance
9 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
10 22 (27.85%) XML
10 22 (27.85%) Multithreading
11 21 (26.58%) Spring
11 21 (26.58%) Scrum
12 20 (25.32%) Web Services
13 19 (24.05%) HTML
13 19 (24.05%) .NET Framework
13 19 (24.05%) WCF
14 18 (22.78%) BDD
14 18 (22.78%) Front Office
15 16 (20.25%) Banking
16 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (17.72%) MVC
16 14 (17.72%) CSS
17 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET
17 13 (16.46%) SOA
18 12 (15.19%) SDLC
19 11 (13.92%) WinForms
19 11 (13.92%) SOAP
19 11 (13.92%) Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (6.33%) MTS
1 5 (6.33%) Node.js
2 4 (5.06%) JBoss
3 3 (3.80%) Apache
3 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.27%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.27%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.27%) PaaS
1 1 (1.27%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Intranet
1 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.53%) MySQL
4 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.27%) TKPROF
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) Cognos Powerplay
5 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.27%) OLTP
5 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.39%) JUnit
2 9 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.86%) NUnit
4 6 (7.59%) Subversion
4 6 (7.59%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.33%) Moq
5 5 (6.33%) Mockito
5 5 (6.33%) SpecFlow
5 5 (6.33%) Maven
6 3 (3.80%) JBehave
6 3 (3.80%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (3.80%) MSBuild
7 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.53%) CruiseControl
7 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.53%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (34.18%) Finance
2 18 (22.78%) Front Office
3 16 (20.25%) Banking
4 6 (7.59%) Back Office
5 5 (6.33%) Games
6 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.80%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.53%) Marketing
7 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.27%) Advertising
8 1 (1.27%) Publishing
8 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (82.28%) Developer
2 27 (34.18%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.72%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.72%) Senior Developer
4 12 (15.19%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Agile Java Developer
6 7 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (5.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.06%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (5.06%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (5.06%) Real Time Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) Python Developer
8 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Android Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (63.29%) .NET
2 22 (27.85%) XML
3 21 (26.58%) Spring
4 20 (25.32%) Web Services
5 19 (24.05%) .NET Framework
5 19 (24.05%) HTML
5 19 (24.05%) WCF
6 14 (17.72%) CSS
7 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET
8 11 (13.92%) SOAP
8 11 (13.92%) WinForms
8 11 (13.92%) jQuery
9 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (11.39%) LINQ
10 9 (11.39%) J2EE
11 8 (10.13%) WPF
11 8 (10.13%) HTML5
11 8 (10.13%) Entity Framework
11 8 (10.13%) CSS3
12 7 (8.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Derivative
2 8 (10.13%) Fixed Income
2 8 (10.13%) N-Tier
3 6 (7.59%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (6.33%) Equities
5 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.80%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.80%) Credit Risk
6 3 (3.80%) Market Risk
6 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.53%) User Experience
8 1 (1.27%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.27%) W3C
8 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.27%) Replication
8 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) UNIX
2 6 (7.59%) Windows
3 3 (3.80%) Linux
3 3 (3.80%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (86.08%) OO
2 38 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (37.97%) TDD
4 22 (27.85%) Multithreading
5 21 (26.58%) Scrum
6 18 (22.78%) BDD
7 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (17.72%) MVC
8 13 (16.46%) SOA
9 12 (15.19%) SDLC
10 11 (13.92%) Web Development
11 10 (12.66%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (11.39%) Unit Testing
13 8 (10.13%) Low Latency
13 8 (10.13%) OOP
14 7 (8.86%) UML
14 7 (8.86%) Concurrent Programming
15 6 (7.59%) Change Management
16 5 (6.33%) OOA/OOD
16 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 48 (60.76%) C#
2 35 (44.30%) Java
3 33 (41.77%) SQL
4 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.80%) C++
6 3 (3.80%) PHP
6 3 (3.80%) Python
7 2 (2.53%) VBA
7 2 (2.53%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (1.27%) XAML
8 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.27%) XPath
8 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) GridGain
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) yum
1 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) Sybase
3 6 (7.59%) Oracle
3 6 (7.59%) DevExpress
4 5 (6.33%) Tradeweb
4 5 (6.33%) Bloomberg
5 4 (5.06%) eSpeed
5 4 (5.06%) ION Trading
6 3 (3.80%) TIBCO
6 3 (3.80%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.53%) IBM
8 1 (1.27%) Cognos
8 1 (1.27%) Amdocs
8 1 (1.27%) Maconomy
8 1 (1.27%) MarketAxess
8 1 (1.27%) DataSynapse
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