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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 175 162 133
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -29
Contract jobs citing OOD 30 49 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.69% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.90% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 35 57
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£443 £575 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.95% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £267 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £800 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.84% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.28%
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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
4529 5467 4844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.78% 76.90% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3520 4052 3657
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £609 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 70 68
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% -30.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.20 £16.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £52.82 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014, 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 64 (82.05%) OO
2 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (46.15%) SQL
4 32 (41.03%) Java
5 28 (35.90%) C#
6 26 (33.33%) .NET
7 20 (25.64%) TDD
8 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
8 19 (24.36%) XML
9 18 (23.08%) Web Services
9 18 (23.08%) Banking
9 18 (23.08%) Finance
10 16 (20.51%) Front Office
11 15 (19.23%) Scrum
11 15 (19.23%) HTML
11 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
11 15 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
12 13 (16.67%) Objective-C
13 12 (15.38%) CSS
13 12 (15.38%) OOP
13 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
13 12 (15.38%) Multithreading
13 12 (15.38%) WCF
13 12 (15.38%) Apple iOS
13 12 (15.38%) iOS Development
13 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (14.10%) Data Structures
14 11 (14.10%) Mobile App
14 11 (14.10%) Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (6.41%) Node.js
2 4 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.85%) IIS
3 3 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.28%) Drupal
5 1 (1.28%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.28%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) HTTP
2 4 (5.13%) SSL
3 1 (1.28%) Intranet
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.13%) MySQL
4 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.85%) Big Data
6 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.56%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.56%) ObjectStore
6 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.56%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.28%) QlikView
7 1 (1.28%) SQLite
7 1 (1.28%) DB2
7 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.97%) Subversion
2 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.69%) JIRA
4 4 (5.13%) NUnit
4 4 (5.13%) Mercurial
4 4 (5.13%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (2.56%) Maven
6 2 (2.56%) JUnit
6 2 (2.56%) Xcode
6 2 (2.56%) NCover
6 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.28%) jMock
7 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.28%) MSTest
7 1 (1.28%) Moq
General
1 18 (23.08%) Finance
1 18 (23.08%) Banking
2 16 (20.51%) Front Office
3 6 (7.69%) Back Office
3 6 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Advertising
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (82.05%) Developer
2 17 (21.79%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 11 (14.10%) iOS Developer
5 8 (10.26%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Architect
6 6 (7.69%) Android Developer
7 5 (6.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Python Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Front Office Developer
8 4 (5.13%) C++ Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Database Architect
10 2 (2.56%) GUI Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.56%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.56%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (33.33%) .NET
2 19 (24.36%) XML
3 18 (23.08%) Web Services
4 15 (19.23%) HTML
5 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 12 (15.38%) WCF
6 12 (15.38%) CSS
7 10 (12.82%) HTML5
8 9 (11.54%) REST
8 9 (11.54%) JSON
8 9 (11.54%) Spring
9 8 (10.26%) WinForms
9 8 (10.26%) WPF
9 8 (10.26%) JMS
10 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
10 7 (8.97%) LINQ
11 6 (7.69%) CSS3
12 5 (6.41%) jQuery
13 4 (5.13%) Spring MVC
13 4 (5.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.10%) Data Structures
2 11 (14.10%) Mobile App
2 11 (14.10%) Derivative
3 10 (12.82%) iPhone
4 8 (10.26%) Algorithms
5 6 (7.69%) iPad
5 6 (7.69%) N-Tier
5 6 (7.69%) Equities
6 5 (6.41%) Open Source
6 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
7 4 (5.13%) Fixed Income
7 4 (5.13%) Credit Derivative
8 3 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (3.85%) Data Integration
9 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.56%) Credit Risk
9 2 (2.56%) Market Risk
10 1 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (1.28%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 9 (11.54%) Linux
3 8 (10.26%) Windows
4 7 (8.97%) UNIX
4 7 (8.97%) Android
5 1 (1.28%) CentOS
5 1 (1.28%) Solaris
5 1 (1.28%) Debian
5 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (82.05%) OO
2 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.64%) TDD
4 15 (19.23%) Scrum
4 15 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 12 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 12 (15.38%) OOP
6 9 (11.54%) UML
6 9 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.26%) MVC
7 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.97%) BDD
8 7 (8.97%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (8.97%) Web Development
9 6 (7.69%) TOGAF
9 6 (7.69%) SOA
9 6 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (6.41%) Android Development
10 5 (6.41%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.15%) SQL
2 32 (41.03%) Java
3 28 (35.90%) C#
4 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 10 (12.82%) T-SQL
7 9 (11.54%) Python
8 6 (7.69%) PHP
8 6 (7.69%) C++
9 3 (3.85%) XAML
9 3 (3.85%) Ruby
10 2 (2.56%) VBA
10 2 (2.56%) Clojure
11 1 (1.28%) sed
11 1 (1.28%) C
11 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.28%) AWK
11 1 (1.28%) Perl
11 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Degree
2 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Control-M
1 1 (1.28%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) Sybase
4 5 (6.41%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.56%) Google
6 1 (1.28%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.28%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.28%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.28%) ATG
6 1 (1.28%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.28%) Endeca
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