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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 152 162 165
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing OOD 49 32 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.84% 0.56% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.72% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 26 42
Average daily rate
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£500 £440 £519
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -15.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £46.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-12.43% +23.33%
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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
4539 4454 5397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.79% 77.38% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3588 3328 4054
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 101
Average hourly rate £24.50 £23.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -27.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 75 (89.29%) OO
2 51 (60.71%) C#
2 51 (60.71%) .NET
3 45 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (44.05%) SQL
5 33 (39.29%) SQL Server
6 31 (36.90%) Java
7 30 (35.71%) TDD
8 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 26 (30.95%) Finance
10 23 (27.38%) Front Office
10 23 (27.38%) Web Services
10 23 (27.38%) .NET Framework
10 23 (27.38%) WCF
11 21 (25.00%) Multithreading
12 20 (23.81%) XML
12 20 (23.81%) HTML
12 20 (23.81%) Scrum
12 20 (23.81%) Spring
13 19 (22.62%) Banking
14 18 (21.43%) MVC
14 18 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (19.05%) BDD
15 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET
16 15 (17.86%) CSS
16 15 (17.86%) WinForms
17 14 (16.67%) Visual Studio
17 14 (16.67%) SOA
17 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
18 13 (15.48%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (5.95%) MTS
1 5 (5.95%) Node.js
2 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.76%) JBoss
2 4 (4.76%) Apache
3 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Summit
1 1 (1.19%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) HTTP
1 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.38%) MySQL
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.19%) Cognos Powerplay
7 1 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.19%) OLTP
7 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.19%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.10%) JUnit
3 10 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (9.52%) NUnit
5 7 (8.33%) Subversion
6 6 (7.14%) Maven
6 6 (7.14%) Mockito
6 6 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.14%) SpecFlow
7 5 (5.95%) Moq
8 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
9 3 (3.57%) Mercurial
9 3 (3.57%) JBehave
9 3 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (3.57%) MSBuild
9 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.38%) CruiseControl
10 2 (2.38%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (30.95%) Finance
2 23 (27.38%) Front Office
3 19 (22.62%) Banking
4 6 (7.14%) Back Office
5 5 (5.95%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.57%) Games
6 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.38%) Marketing
8 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (82.14%) Developer
2 24 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 15 (17.86%) C# Developer
5 14 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (5.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (4.76%) ScrumMaster
8 4 (4.76%) Python Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Real Time Developer
8 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Android Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (2.38%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (60.71%) .NET
2 23 (27.38%) Web Services
2 23 (27.38%) .NET Framework
2 23 (27.38%) WCF
3 20 (23.81%) Spring
3 20 (23.81%) XML
3 20 (23.81%) HTML
4 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 15 (17.86%) CSS
5 15 (17.86%) WinForms
6 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (14.29%) LINQ
7 11 (13.10%) jQuery
8 10 (11.90%) WPF
9 9 (10.71%) J2EE
9 9 (10.71%) Entity Framework
10 8 (9.52%) CSS3
10 8 (9.52%) SOAP
10 8 (9.52%) HTML5
10 8 (9.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Derivative
2 9 (10.71%) Fixed Income
3 8 (9.52%) N-Tier
4 6 (7.14%) Equities
4 6 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (5.95%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.57%) Market Risk
8 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.38%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.38%) iPhone
8 2 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.19%) W3C
9 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.19%) Replication
9 1 (1.19%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) Windows
2 7 (8.33%) UNIX
3 4 (4.76%) Linux
3 4 (4.76%) Android
4 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (89.29%) OO
2 45 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (35.71%) TDD
4 21 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 20 (23.81%) Scrum
6 18 (21.43%) MVC
6 18 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (19.05%) BDD
8 14 (16.67%) SOA
9 13 (15.48%) Unit Testing
9 13 (15.48%) SDLC
10 11 (13.10%) Web Development
11 9 (10.71%) Low Latency
12 8 (9.52%) OOP
13 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (7.14%) UML
14 6 (7.14%) E-Commerce
14 6 (7.14%) Automated Testing
14 6 (7.14%) Software Engineering
15 5 (5.95%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (60.71%) C#
2 37 (44.05%) SQL
3 31 (36.90%) Java
4 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.76%) C++
6 4 (4.76%) Python
7 3 (3.57%) VBA
7 3 (3.57%) PHP
8 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.38%) XAML
8 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.38%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (1.19%) XPath
9 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) GridGain
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) yum
1 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.52%) DevExpress
3 7 (8.33%) Bloomberg
3 7 (8.33%) Oracle
4 5 (5.95%) Sybase
4 5 (5.95%) Tradeweb
5 4 (4.76%) ION Trading
5 4 (4.76%) eSpeed
6 3 (3.57%) TIBCO
6 3 (3.57%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.38%) IBM
7 2 (2.38%) Reuters
7 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.19%) Cognos
8 1 (1.19%) Maconomy
8 1 (1.19%) DataSynapse
8 1 (1.19%) MarketAxess
8 1 (1.19%) Red Gate
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 27 days ago