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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 163 148 142
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Contract jobs citing OOD 29 54 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.90% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.16% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 48 48
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£500 £588 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +20.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £363 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £800 £683
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+23.96% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £147.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £39.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.64% -
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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
3988 4651 4352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.71% 77.43% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3120 3413 3332
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 50 77
Average hourly rate £20.45 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 54 (84.38%) OO
2 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (46.88%) C#
4 29 (45.31%) SQL
5 27 (42.19%) .NET
6 20 (31.25%) Java
7 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
8 17 (26.56%) Front Office
9 16 (25.00%) TDD
10 15 (23.44%) Banking
10 15 (23.44%) HTML
11 14 (21.88%) XML
12 13 (20.31%) Web Services
12 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET
12 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
12 13 (20.31%) Finance
12 13 (20.31%) WCF
12 13 (20.31%) Unit Testing
12 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (18.75%) MVC
14 11 (17.19%) Multithreading
14 11 (17.19%) WPF
14 11 (17.19%) JSON
14 11 (17.19%) Web Development
14 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (15.63%) Derivative
15 10 (15.63%) Investment Banking
15 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
16 9 (14.06%) OOP
16 9 (14.06%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (6.25%) Node.js
2 3 (4.69%) IIS
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.56%) DNN
4 1 (1.56%) Drupal
4 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.56%) Moodle
4 1 (1.56%) Kentico
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) HTTP
2 2 (3.13%) SSL
3 1 (1.56%) Intranet
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) Big Data
5 1 (1.56%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.56%) SQLite
5 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.56%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.56%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.81%) Subversion
3 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.81%) Mercurial
4 4 (6.25%) JUnit
4 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.13%) Mockito
6 2 (3.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (3.13%) ClearCase
6 2 (3.13%) Rational Rose
6 2 (3.13%) Maven
6 2 (3.13%) JIRA
6 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.13%) RequisitePro
6 2 (3.13%) Xcode
7 1 (1.56%) NUnit
7 1 (1.56%) Moq
7 1 (1.56%) jMock
General
1 17 (26.56%) Front Office
2 15 (23.44%) Banking
3 13 (20.31%) Finance
4 10 (15.63%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.69%) Retail
6 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.13%) Back Office
6 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) C# Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Front Office Developer
6 5 (7.81%) iOS Developer
7 4 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.13%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.13%) WebSphere Architect
9 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.19%) .NET
2 15 (23.44%) HTML
3 14 (21.88%) XML
4 13 (20.31%) Web Services
4 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET
4 13 (20.31%) WCF
5 11 (17.19%) WPF
5 11 (17.19%) JSON
6 9 (14.06%) LINQ
6 9 (14.06%) .NET Framework
6 9 (14.06%) CSS
7 8 (12.50%) REST
8 7 (10.94%) WinForms
8 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (10.94%) HTML5
9 6 (9.38%) jQuery
10 5 (7.81%) JMS
11 4 (6.25%) RESTful
11 4 (6.25%) Cocoa
11 4 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.63%) Derivative
3 8 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 8 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 6 (9.38%) Data Structures
4 6 (9.38%) Fixed Income
4 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.25%) iPhone
5 4 (6.25%) Equities
6 3 (4.69%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.69%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (4.69%) Open Source
6 3 (4.69%) Market Risk
7 2 (3.13%) iPad
7 2 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (3.13%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.56%) Spread Betting
8 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.56%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Android
2 7 (10.94%) Windows
3 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS
4 5 (7.81%) UNIX
4 5 (7.81%) Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Debian
5 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.56%) Solaris
5 1 (1.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (84.38%) OO
2 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.00%) TDD
4 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (20.31%) Unit Testing
5 12 (18.75%) MVC
6 11 (17.19%) Web Development
6 11 (17.19%) Multithreading
7 9 (14.06%) Scrum
7 9 (14.06%) OOP
8 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.38%) SOA
8 6 (9.38%) BDD
8 6 (9.38%) Android Development
8 6 (9.38%) iOS Development
9 5 (7.81%) UML
10 4 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (6.25%) MVVM
10 4 (6.25%) Workflow
10 4 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) C#
2 29 (45.31%) SQL
3 20 (31.25%) Java
4 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.06%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.94%) Objective-C
7 6 (9.38%) XAML
7 6 (9.38%) PHP
8 5 (7.81%) C++
8 5 (7.81%) Python
9 3 (4.69%) VBA
9 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.13%) C
11 1 (1.56%) AWK
11 1 (1.56%) Ruby
11 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.56%) sed
11 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) yum
1 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) DevExpress
3 3 (4.69%) Bloomberg
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle
4 2 (3.13%) Sybase
4 2 (3.13%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.13%) Apple
4 2 (3.13%) Reuters
5 1 (1.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.56%) ATG
5 1 (1.56%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.56%) Endeca
5 1 (1.56%) Google
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £45 - £46 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £199 - £200 per day
Posted: 20 days ago