The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
England / East Midlands
Rank 88 100 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing OOD 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.28% 0.063% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.080% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £360 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1140 1256 1164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.55% 78.65% 75.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 760 651
Median daily rate £375 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 44
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOD across the East Midlands region.

OOD Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the East Midlands region.

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

OOD
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 3 £413 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for OOD.

1 15 (100.00%) OO
2 14 (93.33%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (60.00%) Refactoring
4 9 (60.00%) DevOps
4 9 (60.00%) Microservices
5 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (53.33%) Zachman Framework
5 8 (53.33%) TOGAF
6 6 (40.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) UML
8 4 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle
8 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) Banking
8 4 (26.67%) Java EE
9 3 (20.00%) jMock
9 3 (20.00%) Use Case
9 3 (20.00%) Spring
9 3 (20.00%) Open Source
9 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
9 3 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 3 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (20.00%) Web Services
9 3 (20.00%) JUnit

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) jMock
1 3 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Architect
1 9 (60.00%) Digital Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Java EE
2 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) Angular 2
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) Sass
4 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Cyber Attack
1 2 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (6.67%) Online Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) OO
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) DevOps
3 9 (60.00%) Microservices
3 9 (60.00%) Refactoring
4 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (53.33%) TOGAF
4 8 (53.33%) Zachman Framework
5 6 (40.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 5 (33.33%) UML
7 4 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (26.67%) Scrum
7 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (20.00%) Open Source
8 3 (20.00%) Use Case
9 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 1 (6.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (13.33%) OCMJD
2 2 (13.33%) OCPJWCD
2 2 (13.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft