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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 142 163 154
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing OOD 24 50 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.71% 0.84% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.05% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 46 35
Median daily rate £450 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £59.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -32.77%
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
2908 4779 4673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.45% 80.70% 80.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2377 3787 3469
Median daily rate £475 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% +3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 47 47
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +2.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for OOD.

1 53 (98.15%) OO
2 35 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (57.41%) Finance
4 29 (53.70%) Banking
5 28 (51.85%) Java
6 21 (38.89%) TDD
7 20 (37.04%) C#
8 18 (33.33%) .NET
8 18 (33.33%) BDD
9 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
10 14 (25.93%) Investment Banking
10 14 (25.93%) Front Office
10 14 (25.93%) Low Latency
11 13 (24.07%) Fixed Income
12 12 (22.22%) Subversion
13 11 (20.37%) MVC
13 11 (20.37%) Web Services
13 11 (20.37%) SQL
14 10 (18.52%) Unix
14 10 (18.52%) Spring
14 10 (18.52%) Analytics
14 10 (18.52%) .NET Framework
14 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (18.52%) Inversion of Control
14 10 (18.52%) SDLC
15 9 (16.67%) KDB
15 9 (16.67%) Software Testing
15 9 (16.67%) WPF
15 9 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
15 9 (16.67%) SpecFlow

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) JBoss
2 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Confluence
3 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) KDB
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.85%) HBase
6 1 (1.85%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.85%) OLTP
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.85%) SimpleDB
6 1 (1.85%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Subversion
2 9 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 6 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.41%) Capybara
4 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.70%) JUnit
6 2 (3.70%) Maven
6 2 (3.70%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.70%) Mockito
6 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.85%) Calabash
7 1 (1.85%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.85%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.85%) JIRA
7 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.85%) TestNG
General
1 31 (57.41%) Finance
2 29 (53.70%) Banking
3 14 (25.93%) Front Office
3 14 (25.93%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (88.89%) Developer
2 22 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.96%) .NET Developer
5 7 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Front Office Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior WebSphere Architect
9 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.33%) .NET
2 11 (20.37%) Web Services
3 10 (18.52%) .NET Framework
3 10 (18.52%) Spring
4 9 (16.67%) HTML
4 9 (16.67%) WPF
5 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET
6 7 (12.96%) HTML5
7 6 (11.11%) CSS
8 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
8 5 (9.26%) NancyFx
9 4 (7.41%) J2EE
9 4 (7.41%) RESTful
9 4 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (7.41%) SOAP
9 4 (7.41%) WCF
10 3 (5.56%) Flash
10 3 (5.56%) JMS
10 3 (5.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Fixed Income
2 10 (18.52%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.70%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.85%) Fintech
6 1 (1.85%) iPhone
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.85%) PMI
6 1 (1.85%) STB
6 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.85%) User Experience
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Unix
2 3 (5.56%) Android
3 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.70%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (98.15%) OO
2 35 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (38.89%) TDD
4 18 (33.33%) BDD
5 14 (25.93%) Low Latency
6 11 (20.37%) MVC
7 10 (18.52%) Analytics
7 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (18.52%) SDLC
8 9 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
8 9 (16.67%) Software Testing
9 7 (12.96%) Scrum
9 7 (12.96%) Web Development
10 6 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
11 5 (9.26%) MVVM
11 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
12 3 (5.56%) OOP
12 3 (5.56%) Open Source
12 3 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 28 (51.85%) Java
2 20 (37.04%) C#
3 11 (20.37%) SQL
4 9 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.26%) Ruby
7 4 (7.41%) C++
8 2 (3.70%) Groovy
8 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.85%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.85%) C
9 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.85%) PHP
9 1 (1.85%) Python
9 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
1 1 (1.85%) GridGain
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Apple
3 2 (3.70%) ATG
3 2 (3.70%) hybris
4 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.85%) Google
4 1 (1.85%) Sybase
4 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.85%) Zend
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago