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 7 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 167 170 154
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing OOD 29 41 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.64% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.84% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 42
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.05% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £344 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £318
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
4261 4910 4818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.50% 77.19% 76.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3329 3634 3650
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 44 55
Average hourly rate £24.23 £22.25 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.89% -69.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.50 £47.50 £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 7 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 7 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 63 (96.92%) OO
2 39 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (55.38%) .NET
4 35 (53.85%) C#
5 33 (50.77%) SQL
6 28 (43.08%) SQL Server
7 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
7 24 (36.92%) WCF
8 20 (30.77%) HTML
8 20 (30.77%) .NET Framework
8 20 (30.77%) Front Office
9 19 (29.23%) TDD
9 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET
10 18 (27.69%) Web Services
10 18 (27.69%) MVC
11 17 (26.15%) Finance
12 16 (24.62%) Web Development
13 15 (23.08%) Banking
13 15 (23.08%) Java
14 14 (21.54%) WinForms
14 14 (21.54%) WPF
14 14 (21.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (20.00%) Derivative
15 13 (20.00%) CSS
15 13 (20.00%) SOA
15 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 12 (18.46%) XML
16 12 (18.46%) Visual Studio
16 12 (18.46%) Windows
16 12 (18.46%) LINQ

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 (7.69%) Node.js
2 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.15%) Apache
3 2 (3.08%) IIS
3 2 (3.08%) MTS
4 1 (1.54%) Kentico
4 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.54%) DNN
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.54%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.08%) MySQL
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) Cognos Powerplay
6 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.77%) JUnit
4 6 (9.23%) NUnit
5 5 (7.69%) Moq
6 4 (6.15%) SpecFlow
6 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.62%) Mockito
7 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.62%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.62%) Maven
8 2 (3.08%) Subversion
8 2 (3.08%) ClearCase
8 2 (3.08%) RequisitePro
8 2 (3.08%) Rational Rose
8 2 (3.08%) JIRA
8 2 (3.08%) JBehave
8 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.08%) Mercurial
General
1 20 (30.77%) Front Office
2 17 (26.15%) Finance
3 15 (23.08%) Banking
4 7 (10.77%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.15%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.62%) Back Office
7 2 (3.08%) Marketing
8 1 (1.54%) Advertising
8 1 (1.54%) Legal
8 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (76.92%) Developer
2 14 (21.54%) C# Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.92%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (9.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Android Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Python Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (4.62%) C++ Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.08%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (55.38%) .NET
2 24 (36.92%) WCF
3 20 (30.77%) HTML
3 20 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET
5 18 (27.69%) Web Services
6 14 (21.54%) WinForms
6 14 (21.54%) WPF
6 14 (21.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (20.00%) CSS
8 12 (18.46%) XML
8 12 (18.46%) LINQ
9 11 (16.92%) Spring
10 10 (15.38%) jQuery
10 10 (15.38%) Entity Framework
11 9 (13.85%) RESTful
12 7 (10.77%) JSON
12 7 (10.77%) Hibernate
13 6 (9.23%) Ajax
13 6 (9.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Derivative
2 6 (9.23%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (9.23%) Fixed Income
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.15%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.62%) Equities
6 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.08%) User Experience
6 2 (3.08%) Market Risk
6 2 (3.08%) iPad
7 1 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.54%) iPhone
7 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.54%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Android
3 3 (4.62%) UNIX
3 3 (4.62%) Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (96.92%) OO
2 39 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (29.23%) TDD
4 18 (27.69%) MVC
5 16 (24.62%) Web Development
6 13 (20.00%) SOA
7 12 (18.46%) Unit Testing
7 12 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (15.38%) Multithreading
9 9 (13.85%) Scrum
10 8 (12.31%) OOP
11 7 (10.77%) BDD
12 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
12 6 (9.23%) Workflow
12 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
12 6 (9.23%) Line Management
12 6 (9.23%) Performance Analysis
13 5 (7.69%) Low Latency
13 5 (7.69%) UML
14 4 (6.15%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.85%) C#
2 33 (50.77%) SQL
3 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
4 15 (23.08%) Java
5 11 (16.92%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.69%) Python
7 4 (6.15%) XAML
7 4 (6.15%) C++
8 3 (4.62%) PHP
8 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.08%) VBA
10 1 (1.54%) C
10 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) yum
1 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.38%) DevExpress
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) Bloomberg
4 2 (3.08%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.08%) Reuters
4 2 (3.08%) Apple
4 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.08%) Tradeweb
5 1 (1.54%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.54%) MarketAxess
5 1 (1.54%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.54%) eSpeed
5 1 (1.54%) Cognos
5 1 (1.54%) Maconomy
5 1 (1.54%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.54%) DataSynapse
City of London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago