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 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 148 182 153
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -29
Contract jobs citing OOD 49 44 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.83% 0.61% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.79% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 33 51
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.08% +24.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £370 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-15.68% +17.64%
OOD
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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
4517 5541 5855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.47% 76.39% 75.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3410 4083 4330
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 69 89
Average hourly rate £21.62 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.10 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +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 30 September 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 30 September 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 70 (85.37%) OO
2 42 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (47.56%) SQL
4 37 (45.12%) Java
5 31 (37.80%) C#
6 27 (32.93%) .NET
7 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
7 20 (24.39%) Web Services
8 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
9 18 (21.95%) HTML
9 18 (21.95%) XML
9 18 (21.95%) TDD
10 17 (20.73%) Finance
11 16 (19.51%) Scrum
11 16 (19.51%) CSS
11 16 (19.51%) Banking
11 16 (19.51%) Spring
12 14 (17.07%) Front Office
13 13 (15.85%) MVC
13 13 (15.85%) OOA/OOD
13 13 (15.85%) .NET Framework
13 13 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (14.63%) UML
14 12 (14.63%) T-SQL
14 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
14 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (13.41%) iOS Development
15 11 (13.41%) Data Structures
15 11 (13.41%) Objective-C
15 11 (13.41%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.66%) IIS
2 3 (3.66%) Apache
2 3 (3.66%) Node.js
3 2 (2.44%) Orchard CMS
3 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.44%) CMS
4 1 (1.22%) Drupal
4 1 (1.22%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.22%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.44%) MS Project
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) HTTP
2 4 (4.88%) SSL
3 1 (1.22%) Intranet
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (8.54%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.10%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.10%) MySQL
5 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.66%) Big Data
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.44%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.44%) ObjectStore
6 2 (2.44%) DB2
6 2 (2.44%) MS Access
6 2 (2.44%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.22%) HBase
7 1 (1.22%) QlikView
7 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.54%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.32%) Subversion
3 6 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.10%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.10%) JIRA
5 4 (4.88%) Mercurial
5 4 (4.88%) NUnit
5 4 (4.88%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.66%) Maven
7 2 (2.44%) NCover
7 2 (2.44%) JUnit
8 1 (1.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.22%) Robolectric
8 1 (1.22%) MSTest
8 1 (1.22%) Moq
8 1 (1.22%) Mockito
8 1 (1.22%) jMock
General
1 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 16 (19.51%) Banking
3 14 (17.07%) Front Office
4 6 (7.32%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.10%) Back Office
6 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.44%) Advertising
6 2 (2.44%) Retail
7 1 (1.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 64 (78.05%) Developer
2 20 (24.39%) Java Developer
3 12 (14.63%) C# Developer
4 11 (13.41%) iOS Developer
5 10 (12.20%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Architect
7 6 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Android Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Front Office Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Python Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Database Architect
11 2 (2.44%) GUI Developer
11 2 (2.44%) UI Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.93%) .NET
2 20 (24.39%) Web Services
3 18 (21.95%) XML
3 18 (21.95%) HTML
4 16 (19.51%) CSS
4 16 (19.51%) Spring
5 13 (15.85%) .NET Framework
6 9 (10.98%) WCF
6 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET
6 9 (10.98%) JMS
6 9 (10.98%) HTML5
7 8 (9.76%) REST
7 8 (9.76%) WPF
7 8 (9.76%) LINQ
7 8 (9.76%) JSON
7 8 (9.76%) jQuery
7 8 (9.76%) Hibernate
7 8 (9.76%) WinForms
8 7 (8.54%) Spring MVC
9 6 (7.32%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.41%) Data Structures
3 10 (12.20%) Mobile App
3 10 (12.20%) iPhone
4 8 (9.76%) Derivative
5 7 (8.54%) Algorithms
6 6 (7.32%) iPad
6 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
7 5 (6.10%) Open Source
7 5 (6.10%) N-Tier
7 5 (6.10%) Equities
8 4 (4.88%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (3.66%) Fixed Income
9 3 (3.66%) Data Integration
10 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (2.44%) Credit Risk
10 2 (2.44%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (2.44%) Informatics
11 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
11 1 (1.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.76%) Linux
3 6 (7.32%) UNIX
3 6 (7.32%) Windows
4 5 (6.10%) Android
5 1 (1.22%) CentOS
5 1 (1.22%) Debian
5 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (85.37%) OO
2 42 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.95%) TDD
4 16 (19.51%) Scrum
5 13 (15.85%) OOA/OOD
5 13 (15.85%) MVC
5 13 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (14.63%) UML
7 11 (13.41%) Multithreading
7 11 (13.41%) iOS Development
8 9 (10.98%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.98%) OOP
9 6 (7.32%) TOGAF
9 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.10%) BDD
10 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.10%) ETL
11 4 (4.88%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.88%) SOA
11 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 39 (47.56%) SQL
2 37 (45.12%) Java
3 31 (37.80%) C#
4 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
5 12 (14.63%) T-SQL
6 11 (13.41%) Objective-C
7 8 (9.76%) Python
8 5 (6.10%) Clojure
8 5 (6.10%) C++
9 4 (4.88%) Ruby
9 4 (4.88%) PowerHouse
9 4 (4.88%) VBA
10 3 (3.66%) XAML
10 3 (3.66%) C
10 3 (3.66%) PHP
11 2 (2.44%) Perl
12 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.22%) AWK
12 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.22%) sed
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Control-M
1 1 (1.22%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.41%) Oracle
3 7 (8.54%) Sybase
4 5 (6.10%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.44%) IBM
5 2 (2.44%) Google
6 1 (1.22%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.22%) Facebook
6 1 (1.22%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.22%) Adobe
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.22%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.22%) ION Trading
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