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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hierarchical Object-Oriented Design (HOOD)
Rank 601 592 573
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -19
Contract jobs citing HOOD 16 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.035% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.044% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 3
Median daily rate £430 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.96% +10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £313 £344
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -17.77%
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
40315 38993 38117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.10% 79.28% 78.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26990 25067 24411
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 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 894 1117 1167
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -0.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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
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 24 May 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 -2 15 £430 +10.96%
South East - 1 - -
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HOOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 13 (44.83%) Python
2 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
3 10 (34.48%) C++
3 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
4 9 (31.03%) SQL
5 8 (27.59%) Perl
5 8 (27.59%) VPN
5 8 (27.59%) Degree
6 7 (24.14%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (24.14%) BGP
6 7 (24.14%) DNS
6 7 (24.14%) Cisco
6 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
6 7 (24.14%) HTTP
6 7 (24.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 7 (24.14%) MPLS
6 7 (24.14%) PhD
6 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (24.14%) Akamai
6 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
6 7 (24.14%) R
6 7 (24.14%) High Availability
6 7 (24.14%) Machine Learning
6 7 (24.14%) Big Data
6 7 (24.14%) Statistical Modelling
6 7 (24.14%) Analytics
6 7 (24.14%) DevOps

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 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
2 8 (27.59%) VPN
3 7 (24.14%) BGP
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (24.14%) DNS
3 7 (24.14%) HTTP
3 7 (24.14%) IOS XR
3 7 (24.14%) MPLS
4 6 (20.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Big Data
1 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.45%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (17.24%) Avionics
1 5 (17.24%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Ada Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Ada Software Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) DOORS Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Quantitative Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.45%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Algorithms
1 7 (24.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Streaming Media
3 5 (17.24%) MPEG
4 1 (3.45%) Online Games
4 1 (3.45%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Unix
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Analytics
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (24.14%) DDoS Mitigation
3 7 (24.14%) DevOps
3 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
3 7 (24.14%) High Availability
3 7 (24.14%) Machine Learning
3 7 (24.14%) Statistical Modelling
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
4 5 (17.24%) Memory Management
5 4 (13.79%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.90%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) OOD
7 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Python
2 12 (41.38%) Java
3 10 (34.48%) C++
4 9 (31.03%) SQL
5 8 (27.59%) Perl
6 7 (24.14%) R
7 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
8 5 (17.24%) Ada
9 2 (6.90%) C
10 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 7 (24.14%) PhD
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) HND
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Akamai
1 7 (24.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco
2 6 (20.69%) F5
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Apple
3 5 (17.24%) SevOne
4 1 (3.45%) Facebook
4 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter