The table below looks at the statistics for HOOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HOOD over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hierarchical Object-Oriented Design (HOOD)
Rank 607 605 579
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Contract jobs citing HOOD 18 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.028% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% 0.035% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 5
Median daily rate £430 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% +8.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
- -15.42%
HOOD
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40623 40561 37775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.50% 79.74% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27280 26672 24090
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 933 1073 1123
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

HOOD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

HOOD Jobs Demand Trend in England

HOOD
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

HOOD Daily Rate Trend in England

HOOD
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HOOD across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

HOOD Daily Rate Histogram in England

HOOD
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

HOOD Hourly Rate Trend in England

HOOD
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HOOD within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
London +14 15 £430 +9.20%
South West -2 1 £263 -4.54%
West Midlands -27 1 £425 +30.76%
South East - 1 - -
HOOD
UK

HOOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HOOD 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 England region with a requirement for HOOD.

1 16 (53.33%) Python
2 15 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (43.33%) C++
4 12 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 11 (36.67%) SQL
5 11 (36.67%) Java
6 10 (33.33%) PhD
6 10 (33.33%) Linux
6 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (33.33%) Degree
6 10 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 10 (33.33%) R
6 10 (33.33%) Machine Learning
6 10 (33.33%) Analytics
6 10 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
6 10 (33.33%) DevOps
6 10 (33.33%) Pandas
6 10 (33.33%) Algorithms
7 9 (30.00%) Big Data
7 9 (30.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
8 8 (26.67%) VPN
8 8 (26.67%) Perl
9 7 (23.33%) DNS
9 7 (23.33%) Cisco
9 7 (23.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 7 (23.33%) MPLS
9 7 (23.33%) BGP
9 7 (23.33%) HTTP
9 7 (23.33%) IOS XR

HOOD
Top Related IT Skills in 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (26.67%) VPN
2 7 (23.33%) BGP
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (23.33%) DNS
2 7 (23.33%) HTTP
2 7 (23.33%) IOS XR
2 7 (23.33%) MPLS
3 6 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 9 (30.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Avionics
2 2 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) DOORS Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Ada Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Ada Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Quantitative Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Process Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) Pandas
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) CSS3
3 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 7 (23.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (20.00%) Streaming Media
4 5 (16.67%) MPEG
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.33%) Online Games
5 1 (3.33%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Analytics
3 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (33.33%) DevOps
3 10 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 10 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
4 9 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (23.33%) DDoS Mitigation
5 7 (23.33%) High Availability
6 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
7 4 (13.33%) SDLC
8 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
9 2 (6.67%) MVC
9 2 (6.67%) OO
9 2 (6.67%) OOD
9 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Python
2 13 (43.33%) C++
3 11 (36.67%) Java
3 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) R
5 8 (26.67%) Perl
6 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (13.33%) Ada
8 2 (6.67%) C
9 1 (3.33%) C#
9 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
1 10 (33.33%) PhD
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.33%) XenApp
1 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Akamai
1 7 (23.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco
2 6 (20.00%) F5
3 5 (16.67%) Apple
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) SevOne
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Facebook
4 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter