The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 143 - 130
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 8 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
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£385 - £298
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 - £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 - £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £300 £333
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +16.12%
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England

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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2374 1714 2159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.15% 72.05% 69.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1451 860 1125
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 128 213
Average hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.51 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

OOA/OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

OOA/OOD
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 6 £423 - 2
Essex - 1 £325 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £400 -
Suffolk - - - -
OOA/OOD
England

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) OO
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (81.25%) J2EE
4 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle
4 11 (68.75%) UML
5 10 (62.50%) Finance
5 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
6 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
6 9 (56.25%) Oracle Linux
6 9 (56.25%) Load Balancing
6 9 (56.25%) Sun
6 9 (56.25%) Clustering
6 9 (56.25%) Tomcat
6 9 (56.25%) J2SE
6 9 (56.25%) WebLogic
6 9 (56.25%) UNIX
6 9 (56.25%) Solaris
6 9 (56.25%) Linux
7 8 (50.00%) Perl
7 8 (50.00%) Atlassian
8 7 (43.75%) TDD
9 6 (37.50%) Performance Testing
9 6 (37.50%) Java EE
9 6 (37.50%) Open Source
10 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
10 5 (31.25%) Degree
10 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
10 5 (31.25%) Internet

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (56.25%) Tomcat
1 9 (56.25%) WebLogic
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
3 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
4 2 (12.50%) Maven
5 1 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (6.25%) JMeter
5 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) J2EE
2 9 (56.25%) J2SE
3 6 (37.50%) Java EE
4 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
5 4 (25.00%) CGI
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) WSDL
6 3 (18.75%) XSD
6 3 (18.75%) TopLink
6 3 (18.75%) Spring
7 1 (6.25%) JSF
7 1 (6.25%) Ajax
7 1 (6.25%) Middleware
7 1 (6.25%) HTML
7 1 (6.25%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Clustering
2 6 (37.50%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) UNIX
1 9 (56.25%) Solaris
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) OO
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) UML
4 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
5 9 (56.25%) Load Balancing
6 7 (43.75%) TDD
7 6 (37.50%) Performance Testing
8 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
8 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
8 5 (31.25%) Scrum
8 5 (31.25%) SOA
9 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (18.75%) RAD
10 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
11 1 (6.25%) OOD
11 1 (6.25%) ERP
11 1 (6.25%) B2B
11 1 (6.25%) B2C
11 1 (6.25%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) Sun
3 8 (50.00%) Atlassian
4 5 (31.25%) Sybase
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) HP