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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 131 158 175
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +17
Contract jobs citing OOD 32 47 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.96% 0.81% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.01% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 45 25
Median daily rate £450 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £360 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
OOD
London

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
2820 4645 4785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.84% 79.98% 80.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2312 3659 3593
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £59.70 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 June 2016.

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 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for OOD.

1 55 (100.00%) OO
2 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (56.36%) Finance
4 30 (54.55%) Java
5 29 (52.73%) Banking
6 20 (36.36%) C#
7 19 (34.55%) .NET
8 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
9 17 (30.91%) TDD
10 15 (27.27%) Front Office
11 14 (25.45%) Fixed Income
11 14 (25.45%) Investment Banking
11 14 (25.45%) BDD
11 14 (25.45%) Low Latency
12 13 (23.64%) Spring
13 12 (21.82%) Subversion
13 12 (21.82%) SQL
13 12 (21.82%) .NET Framework
14 11 (20.00%) Analytics
14 11 (20.00%) HTML
14 11 (20.00%) MVC
15 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
15 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
15 10 (18.18%) Unix
15 10 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
15 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (18.18%) SDLC
16 9 (16.36%) KDB
16 9 (16.36%) Software Testing
16 9 (16.36%) Algorithmic Trading

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) JBoss
2 2 (3.64%) IIS
2 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
3 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) GitHub
2 1 (1.82%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.36%) KDB
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.64%) HBase
6 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.82%) Big Data
7 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.82%) Mixpanel
7 1 (1.82%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.82%) OLTP
7 1 (1.82%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Subversion
2 9 (16.36%) SpecFlow
3 5 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.45%) Capybara
4 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.45%) JUnit
4 3 (5.45%) Maven
4 3 (5.45%) Mockito
4 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.64%) JIRA
5 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.82%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.82%) NUnit
6 1 (1.82%) TestNG
6 1 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (56.36%) Finance
2 29 (52.73%) Banking
3 15 (27.27%) Front Office
4 14 (25.45%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Advertising
5 2 (3.64%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Law
6 1 (1.82%) Marketing
6 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (87.27%) Developer
2 23 (41.82%) Java Developer
3 15 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 9 (16.36%) .NET Developer
4 9 (16.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.27%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) C# Web Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Agile Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Domain Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) .NET
2 13 (23.64%) Spring
3 12 (21.82%) .NET Framework
4 11 (20.00%) HTML
5 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 9 (16.36%) Web Services
7 8 (14.55%) WPF
8 7 (12.73%) HTML5
9 6 (10.91%) CSS
10 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
10 5 (9.09%) NancyFx
11 4 (7.27%) J2EE
11 4 (7.27%) jQuery
11 4 (7.27%) SOAP
11 4 (7.27%) WCF
12 3 (5.45%) CSS3
12 3 (5.45%) REST
12 3 (5.45%) RESTful
12 3 (5.45%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Fixed Income
2 10 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
6 2 (3.64%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.82%) Fintech
7 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.82%) PMI
7 1 (1.82%) STB
7 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Unix
2 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) Android
3 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) OO
2 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.91%) TDD
4 14 (25.45%) BDD
4 14 (25.45%) Low Latency
5 11 (20.00%) Analytics
5 11 (20.00%) MVC
6 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (18.18%) SDLC
7 9 (16.36%) Algorithmic Trading
7 9 (16.36%) Software Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Scrum
8 7 (12.73%) Web Development
9 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
10 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.27%) MVVM
11 4 (7.27%) Test Automation
12 3 (5.45%) DevOps
12 3 (5.45%) Front End Development
12 3 (5.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) Java
2 20 (36.36%) C#
3 12 (21.82%) SQL
4 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.36%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.27%) Ruby
7 3 (5.45%) C++
7 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.64%) Groovy
8 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.64%) VBA
8 2 (3.64%) VBScript
9 1 (1.82%) AWK
9 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.82%) C
9 1 (1.82%) PHP
9 1 (1.82%) Python
9 1 (1.82%) sed
9 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
1 1 (1.82%) GridGain
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Ansible
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) Oozie
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) ATG
3 2 (3.64%) hybris
3 2 (3.64%) iManage
4 1 (1.82%) Apple
4 1 (1.82%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.82%) Google
4 1 (1.82%) Sybase
4 1 (1.82%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.82%) Zend
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago