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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 131 168 174
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +6
Contract jobs citing OOD 28 27 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.81% 0.49% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.61% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 39
Median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £620 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -8.12%
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
2925 4410 5021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.86% 80.47% 79.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 3433 3703
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £609 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 38 48
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.74 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 42 (100.00%) OO
2 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (61.90%) Banking
3 26 (61.90%) Java
4 22 (52.38%) Finance
5 16 (38.10%) C#
6 15 (35.71%) TDD
7 14 (33.33%) .NET
7 14 (33.33%) BDD
8 13 (30.95%) Spring
9 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 12 (28.57%) Front Office
9 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 11 (26.19%) Fixed Income
10 11 (26.19%) Subversion
10 11 (26.19%) Low Latency
11 10 (23.81%) SDLC
11 10 (23.81%) Inversion of Control
11 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (23.81%) Investment Banking
11 10 (23.81%) SQL
12 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
12 9 (21.43%) SpecFlow
13 7 (16.67%) Analytics
13 7 (16.67%) Scrum
13 7 (16.67%) Unix
14 6 (14.29%) Web Services
14 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
14 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
14 6 (14.29%) KDB

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 2 (4.76%) Apache
1 2 (4.76%) IIS
1 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) KDB
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.76%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.76%) Big Data
5 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.76%) HBase
5 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.38%) DB2
6 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) OLTP
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Subversion
2 9 (21.43%) SpecFlow
3 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 4 (9.52%) JIRA
3 4 (9.52%) JUnit
3 4 (9.52%) Maven
4 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.14%) Mockito
5 2 (4.76%) Appium
5 2 (4.76%) Capybara
6 1 (2.38%) Calabash
6 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.38%) JBehave
6 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.38%) SilkTest
6 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
General
1 26 (61.90%) Banking
2 22 (52.38%) Finance
3 12 (28.57%) Front Office
4 10 (23.81%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.76%) Legal
6 1 (2.38%) Back Office
6 1 (2.38%) Law
6 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 12 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 9 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 9 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Architect
7 4 (9.52%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Architect
9 2 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Java Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior WebSphere Architect
9 2 (4.76%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) .NET
2 13 (30.95%) Spring
3 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 6 (14.29%) Web Services
5 5 (11.90%) HTML
5 5 (11.90%) NancyFx
5 5 (11.90%) WPF
6 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (9.52%) J2EE
7 3 (7.14%) CSS
7 3 (7.14%) Flash
7 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.14%) SOAP
7 3 (7.14%) Struts
8 2 (4.76%) Cascading
8 2 (4.76%) jQuery
8 2 (4.76%) JSTL
8 2 (4.76%) REST
8 2 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Fixed Income
2 10 (23.81%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.76%) Web 2.0
6 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.38%) PMI
6 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.38%) STB
6 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Unix
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) OO
2 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) TDD
4 14 (33.33%) BDD
5 11 (26.19%) Low Latency
6 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (23.81%) SDLC
7 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
8 7 (16.67%) Analytics
8 7 (16.67%) Scrum
9 6 (14.29%) Algorithmic Trading
9 6 (14.29%) Web Development
10 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
10 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
11 4 (9.52%) MVC
11 4 (9.52%) Open Source
11 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
12 3 (7.14%) ETL
12 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
12 3 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) C#
3 10 (23.81%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) AWK
6 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.76%) C++
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
6 2 (4.76%) sed
6 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.76%) VBA
6 2 (4.76%) VBScript
7 1 (2.38%) Groovy
7 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
1 1 (2.38%) GridGain
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Oozie
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) ATG
2 2 (4.76%) hybris
2 2 (4.76%) iManage
2 2 (4.76%) Sybase
3 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
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