The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 152 175 150
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -25
Contract jobs citing OOD 46 47 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.78% 0.66% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.87% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 40 42
Average daily rate
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£500 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+58.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4452 5405 5840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.69% 76.06% 74.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3298 4052 4356
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 97 84
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.60 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
OOD
London

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 85 (87.63%) OO
2 52 (53.61%) Java
3 33 (34.02%) SQL
4 31 (31.96%) C#
5 28 (28.87%) .NET
5 28 (28.87%) Finance
6 26 (26.80%) Spring
7 25 (25.77%) SQL Server
8 22 (22.68%) Web Services
8 22 (22.68%) XML
8 22 (22.68%) UML
8 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (21.65%) Scrum
10 20 (20.62%) TDD
11 18 (18.56%) Microsoft
11 18 (18.56%) OOA/OOD
11 18 (18.56%) HTML
12 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
12 17 (17.53%) Front Office
12 17 (17.53%) MVC
12 17 (17.53%) Banking
13 16 (16.49%) Hibernate
13 16 (16.49%) CSS
13 16 (16.49%) Oracle
14 15 (15.46%) Multithreading
15 14 (14.43%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (14.43%) WCF
15 14 (14.43%) Python
16 13 (13.40%) OOP
16 13 (13.40%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 10 (10.31%) IIS
2 6 (6.19%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.12%) CMS
4 3 (3.09%) Node.js
4 3 (3.09%) Apache
4 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.06%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (2.06%) Orchard CMS
5 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Project
1 3 (3.09%) MS Office
2 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.22%) ION MarketView
2 6 (6.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.03%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) IaaS
1 5 (5.15%) SaaS
1 5 (5.15%) PaaS
1 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) HTTP
2 2 (2.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.28%) MongoDB
3 9 (9.28%) MySQL
4 8 (8.25%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.25%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.15%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.12%) DB2
8 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.06%) DB2 UDB
9 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.06%) ObjectStore
9 2 (2.06%) MS Access
9 2 (2.06%) Big Data
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.03%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.03%) RavenDB
10 1 (1.03%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (14.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (11.34%) JIRA
3 10 (10.31%) Subversion
4 9 (9.28%) NUnit
5 8 (8.25%) Git (software)
5 8 (8.25%) Visual Studio
6 6 (6.19%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.15%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.15%) Eclipse
7 5 (5.15%) Bugzilla
7 5 (5.15%) Mercurial
8 4 (4.12%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.06%) CruiseControl
9 2 (2.06%) Maven
9 2 (2.06%) Rational Rose
9 2 (2.06%) NCover
10 1 (1.03%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.03%) MSTest
10 1 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 28 (28.87%) Finance
2 17 (17.53%) Front Office
2 17 (17.53%) Banking
3 7 (7.22%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.15%) Back Office
5 4 (4.12%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Advertising
7 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.03%) Publishing
7 1 (1.03%) Automotive
7 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.03%) Local Government
7 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (70.10%) Developer
2 26 (26.80%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.34%) Senior Developer
3 11 (11.34%) .NET Developer
4 10 (10.31%) C# Developer
5 8 (8.25%) iOS Developer
6 7 (7.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.15%) BizTalk Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Senior BizTalk Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Analyst
9 3 (3.09%) Architect
9 3 (3.09%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.09%) C++ Developer
9 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Python Developer
10 2 (2.06%) Database Architect
10 2 (2.06%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.06%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.06%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.87%) .NET
2 26 (26.80%) Spring
3 22 (22.68%) Web Services
3 22 (22.68%) XML
4 18 (18.56%) HTML
5 16 (16.49%) Hibernate
5 16 (16.49%) CSS
6 14 (14.43%) WCF
7 13 (13.40%) .NET Framework
8 12 (12.37%) jQuery
9 11 (11.34%) JMS
9 11 (11.34%) Spring MVC
10 10 (10.31%) HTML5
11 9 (9.28%) WinForms
12 8 (8.25%) JSP
12 8 (8.25%) CSS3
13 7 (7.22%) JDBC
13 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET
13 7 (7.22%) XSL
14 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Fixed Income
2 7 (7.22%) iPhone
2 7 (7.22%) Derivative
3 6 (6.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (6.19%) iPad
3 6 (6.19%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.12%) Equities
5 4 (4.12%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.12%) Open Source
6 3 (3.09%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (2.06%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (2.06%) Informatics
7 2 (2.06%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.03%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.37%) Windows
2 10 (10.31%) UNIX
3 9 (9.28%) Linux
4 8 (8.25%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.09%) ThreadX
6 1 (1.03%) Android
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (87.63%) OO
2 22 (22.68%) UML
2 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (21.65%) Scrum
4 20 (20.62%) TDD
5 18 (18.56%) OOA/OOD
6 17 (17.53%) MVC
7 15 (15.46%) Multithreading
8 13 (13.40%) OOP
9 12 (12.37%) Software Engineering
10 11 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (9.28%) SOA
12 8 (8.25%) Risk Management
12 8 (8.25%) Data Modelling
12 8 (8.25%) iOS Development
13 7 (7.22%) Refactoring
13 7 (7.22%) Unit Testing
14 6 (6.19%) CRM
15 5 (5.15%) EAI
16 4 (4.12%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (53.61%) Java
2 33 (34.02%) SQL
3 31 (31.96%) C#
4 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
5 14 (14.43%) Python
6 9 (9.28%) T-SQL
7 8 (8.25%) Objective-C
7 8 (8.25%) Clojure
8 6 (6.19%) C++
9 5 (5.15%) C
9 5 (5.15%) Ruby
10 4 (4.12%) Perl
11 3 (3.09%) VBA
12 2 (2.06%) PHP
12 2 (2.06%) RPG
13 1 (1.03%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) Degree
2 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) MCP
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
1 2 (2.06%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (1.03%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.49%) Oracle
3 9 (9.28%) Sybase
4 7 (7.22%) Bloomberg
4 7 (7.22%) ION Trading
5 4 (4.12%) DevExpress
6 3 (3.09%) Perforce
7 2 (2.06%) Zend
7 2 (2.06%) IBM
7 2 (2.06%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.03%) Facebook
8 1 (1.03%) Splunk
8 1 (1.03%) Red Gate
8 1 (1.03%) Apple
8 1 (1.03%) Adobe
8 1 (1.03%) Google
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