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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 120 88 112
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +24
Contract jobs citing OOD 31 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.00% 1.64% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 2.30% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 24
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.53% -38.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £185 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £338 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +3.33%
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
2386 1698 2084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.22% 71.19% 69.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1530 895 1101
Average daily rate £400 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 138 178
Average hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +4.08%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
Essex -13 9 £288 +15.00% 3
Suffolk +5 7 £475 - 3
Cambridgeshire -17 5 £270 -20.00% 7
Hertfordshire - 2 £375 - 3
Bedfordshire -18 1 £385 - 2
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 29 (76.32%) OO
2 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (57.89%) C++
4 20 (52.63%) HTML
5 14 (36.84%) XML
6 13 (34.21%) UML
7 12 (31.58%) Java
7 12 (31.58%) SQL
7 12 (31.58%) Web Development
8 11 (28.95%) .NET
9 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 10 (26.32%) UNIX
9 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
9 10 (26.32%) CSS
9 10 (26.32%) Sun
10 9 (23.68%) MVC
10 9 (23.68%) Sun Certification
10 9 (23.68%) XSLT
10 9 (23.68%) Oracle
10 9 (23.68%) AccuRev
10 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
11 8 (21.05%) TDD
11 8 (21.05%) C#
11 8 (21.05%) Web Services
12 7 (18.42%) Python
12 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
12 7 (18.42%) Qt
12 7 (18.42%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (5.26%) IIS
1 2 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.63%) GSM
1 1 (2.63%) 3G
1 1 (2.63%) Wireless
1 1 (2.63%) 2G
1 1 (2.63%) WiMAX
1 1 (2.63%) ZigBee
1 1 (2.63%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.53%) Subversion
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) CruiseControl
3 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) Xcode
4 1 (2.63%) JUnit
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) C++ Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Python Developer
4 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Database Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) HTML
2 14 (36.84%) XML
3 11 (28.95%) .NET
4 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 10 (26.32%) CSS
5 9 (23.68%) XSLT
5 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 8 (21.05%) Web Services
6 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
7 7 (18.42%) Qt
7 7 (18.42%) CSS3
8 6 (15.79%) Servlets
9 4 (10.53%) J2EE
9 4 (10.53%) jQuery
10 3 (7.89%) HTML5
10 3 (7.89%) WCF
10 3 (7.89%) Ajax
10 3 (7.89%) MFC
10 3 (7.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.26%) iPhone
5 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) UNIX
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 4 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.63%) Solaris
5 1 (2.63%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.63%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) OO
2 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) UML
4 12 (31.58%) Web Development
5 9 (23.68%) MVC
6 8 (21.05%) TDD
7 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
7 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
7 7 (18.42%) Project Planning
8 4 (10.53%) BDD
9 3 (7.89%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.89%) Scrum
10 2 (5.26%) Information Management
11 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
11 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
11 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.63%) Content Management
11 1 (2.63%) OOP
11 1 (2.63%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) C++
2 12 (31.58%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.05%) C#
5 7 (18.42%) Python
6 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
6 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
7 4 (10.53%) Embedded C++
8 2 (5.26%) C
9 1 (2.63%) Delphi
9 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.63%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Sun Certification
2 3 (7.89%) MCP
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Sun
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 9 (23.68%) AccuRev
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Macromedia
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
4 1 (2.63%) Xamarin
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