The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 111 121 98
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Contract jobs citing OOD 18 11 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 0.43% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.56% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 34
Median daily rate £400 £426 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.99% +21.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £698 £550 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £44.89 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.80% +5.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £50.78 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-29.10% +26.95%
OOD
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
1825 1975 2252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 80.57% 76.73% 78.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 1156 1446
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 190 138
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

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 OOD across the East of England region.

OOD Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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 OOD across the East of England region.

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

OOD
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire +7 9 £645 +17.27% 2
Essex +11 8 £260 -
Cambridgeshire +1 1 £400 - 2
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for OOD.

1 22 (84.62%) Jenkins
2 21 (80.77%) TDD
3 20 (76.92%) Java
4 18 (69.23%) OO
4 18 (69.23%) Gradle
5 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (53.85%) DevOps
6 14 (53.85%) Data Structures
6 14 (53.85%) Algorithms
6 14 (53.85%) Complexity Analysis
6 14 (53.85%) JIRA
6 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
6 14 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (50.00%) BDD
7 13 (50.00%) Puppet
7 13 (50.00%) QA
7 13 (50.00%) Ansible
7 13 (50.00%) ATDD
7 13 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (50.00%) Maven
7 13 (50.00%) Ant
8 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
8 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
8 11 (42.31%) Retail
8 11 (42.31%) Go
8 11 (42.31%) Rust
8 11 (42.31%) Clojure
9 10 (38.46%) JSON
9 10 (38.46%) XML
10 9 (34.62%) HTML

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (30.77%) GitHub
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (7.69%) Office 365
4 2 (7.69%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (84.62%) Jenkins
2 18 (69.23%) Gradle
3 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 14 (53.85%) JIRA
4 13 (50.00%) Ant
4 13 (50.00%) Maven
5 9 (34.62%) JUnit
6 5 (19.23%) Calabash
7 3 (11.54%) Xcode
8 1 (3.85%) Android Studio
8 1 (3.85%) NUnit
8 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (42.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Java Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Android Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) iOS Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Architect
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) JSON
1 10 (38.46%) XML
2 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 9 (34.62%) RESTful
3 8 (30.77%) Core Animation
3 8 (30.77%) Core Data
4 5 (19.23%) Android SDK
5 3 (11.54%) Cocoa
5 3 (11.54%) iOS SDK
5 3 (11.54%) iPhone SDK
6 2 (7.69%) .NET
6 2 (7.69%) COM
6 2 (7.69%) REST
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.85%) CSS
7 1 (3.85%) JSP
7 1 (3.85%) Servlets
7 1 (3.85%) SOAP
7 1 (3.85%) Struts
7 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Algorithms
1 14 (53.85%) Data Structures
2 8 (30.77%) Animation
2 8 (30.77%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.54%) iPhone
4 2 (7.69%) FMCG
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) TDD
2 18 (69.23%) OO
3 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (53.85%) Complexity Analysis
4 14 (53.85%) DevOps
5 13 (50.00%) ATDD
5 13 (50.00%) BDD
6 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
7 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (34.62%) OOA/OOD
8 8 (30.77%) MVC
8 8 (30.77%) Pair Programming
9 5 (19.23%) Android Development
10 3 (11.54%) iOS Development
11 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (7.69%) Case Management
11 2 (7.69%) CRM
11 2 (7.69%) Data Management
11 2 (7.69%) Document Management
11 2 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) Clojure
2 11 (42.31%) Go
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) Rust
3 8 (30.77%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) F#
5 3 (11.54%) Apple Swift
5 3 (11.54%) C++
5 3 (11.54%) Objective-C
5 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) Ansible
1 13 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Infor
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) CA
3 1 (3.85%) Sun