The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 558 586 534
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -52
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 70 48 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.090% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 30 47
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £348 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £533 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -22.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -22.72%
OOA/OOD
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
41710 42817 39755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.12% 80.53% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27739 28398 25061
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1029 1151 1110
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +36.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in England

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Trend in England

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Histogram in England

OOA/OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Trend in England

OOA/OOD
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 OOA/OOD within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 -9 33 £503 +5.78% 10
South East +23 13 £450 +28.57% 4
East of England +24 7 - - 1
North East - 7 £450 -
South West +12 5 £432 +1.64% 7
North West +20 3 £430 -16.09% 2
West Midlands - 2 - -
OOA/OOD
UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOA/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 England region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 124 (73.81%) OO
2 117 (69.64%) Java
3 101 (60.12%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (50.00%) UML
5 56 (33.33%) Open Source
6 55 (32.74%) Finance
7 51 (30.36%) Scrum
8 48 (28.57%) Oracle
9 43 (25.60%) XML
10 42 (25.00%) TDD
11 41 (24.40%) Web Services
12 37 (22.02%) AngularJS
13 36 (21.43%) HTML
13 36 (21.43%) Project Management
14 34 (20.24%) Use Case
15 32 (19.05%) Waterfall
15 32 (19.05%) REST
15 32 (19.05%) Unix
15 32 (19.05%) Business Analysis
16 31 (18.45%) JavaScript
17 30 (17.86%) Spring
18 28 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
19 27 (16.07%) SOA
20 26 (15.48%) Linux
20 26 (15.48%) JIRA
21 25 (14.88%) SQL
22 24 (14.29%) JUnit
22 24 (14.29%) Windows
22 24 (14.29%) Python
23 23 (13.69%) Maven

OOA/OOD
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 21 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 19 (11.31%) Apache
3 11 (6.55%) WebLogic
4 8 (4.76%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.98%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.98%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (2.38%) Documentum
6 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.38%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.79%) JBoss
7 3 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.19%) CMS
8 2 (1.19%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.19%) Jetty
8 2 (1.19%) nginx
9 1 (0.60%) Confluence
9 1 (0.60%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 6 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.60%) Endur
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.93%) IaaS
2 8 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.17%) PaaS
3 7 (4.17%) SaaS
4 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.57%) HTTP
2 2 (1.19%) AMQP
2 2 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.90%) Relational Database
2 18 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.36%) NoSQL
3 9 (5.36%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.76%) MySQL
5 7 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.38%) Neo4j
8 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.19%) BODI
10 2 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.19%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (15.48%) JIRA
2 24 (14.29%) JUnit
3 23 (13.69%) Maven
4 16 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 16 (9.52%) Subversion
5 11 (6.55%) Eclipse
5 11 (6.55%) IntelliJ
6 9 (5.36%) Cucumber
6 9 (5.36%) Selenium
7 8 (4.76%) Ant
8 7 (4.17%) Git (software)
8 7 (4.17%) jMock
8 7 (4.17%) TestNG
9 6 (3.57%) Grunt
10 5 (2.98%) Apache Ivy
10 5 (2.98%) gulp
10 5 (2.98%) Jasmine
10 5 (2.98%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (2.98%) Mocha
10 5 (2.98%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 55 (32.74%) Finance
2 19 (11.31%) Banking
3 7 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.57%) Marketing
5 5 (2.98%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.38%) Electronics
6 4 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.38%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (1.19%) Billing
7 2 (1.19%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (50.60%) Developer
2 56 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 34 (20.24%) Analyst
4 30 (17.86%) Business Analyst
5 26 (15.48%) Architect
6 20 (11.90%) Senior Developer
7 17 (10.12%) Agile Developer
8 16 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
9 15 (8.93%) Agile Java Developer
9 15 (8.93%) Technical Analyst
10 14 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
11 11 (6.55%) Digital Analyst
11 11 (6.55%) Digital Business Analyst
11 11 (6.55%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (6.55%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (6.55%) Technical Architect
12 10 (5.95%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (5.95%) Senior Business Analyst
13 8 (4.76%) .NET Developer
14 7 (4.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.60%) XML
2 41 (24.40%) Web Services
3 37 (22.02%) AngularJS
4 36 (21.43%) HTML
5 32 (19.05%) REST
6 30 (17.86%) Spring
7 22 (13.10%) CSS
7 22 (13.10%) SOAP
8 19 (11.31%) .NET
9 18 (10.71%) Ajax
9 18 (10.71%) Hibernate
9 18 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
10 17 (10.12%) Java EE
11 15 (8.93%) jQuery
12 14 (8.33%) Spring MVC
13 13 (7.74%) JMS
13 13 (7.74%) JSP
14 10 (5.95%) CSS3
14 10 (5.95%) JSON
14 10 (5.95%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.76%) User Experience
4 7 (4.17%) Derivative
5 4 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.38%) Robotics
6 3 (1.79%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.79%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.19%) Clustering
7 2 (1.19%) Fintech
7 2 (1.19%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.60%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.05%) Unix
2 26 (15.48%) Linux
3 24 (14.29%) Windows
4 6 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.98%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.38%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.38%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.19%) Solaris
7 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (73.81%) OO
2 101 (60.12%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (50.00%) UML
4 56 (33.33%) Open Source
5 51 (30.36%) Scrum
6 42 (25.00%) TDD
7 36 (21.43%) Project Management
8 34 (20.24%) Use Case
9 32 (19.05%) Business Analysis
9 32 (19.05%) Waterfall
10 28 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
11 27 (16.07%) SOA
12 23 (13.69%) Service Design
13 22 (13.10%) Software Engineering
14 20 (11.90%) MVC
15 18 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (10.71%) OOD
15 18 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 13 (7.74%) User Stories
17 12 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 117 (69.64%) Java
2 31 (18.45%) JavaScript
3 25 (14.88%) SQL
4 24 (14.29%) Python
5 17 (10.12%) Bash Shell
5 17 (10.12%) C#
6 11 (6.55%) PL/SQL
7 8 (4.76%) C++
8 6 (3.57%) Scala
9 5 (2.98%) ES6
9 5 (2.98%) PHP
10 4 (2.38%) C
10 4 (2.38%) Perl
10 4 (2.38%) Ruby
10 4 (2.38%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.79%) Delphi
11 3 (1.79%) Groovy
11 3 (1.79%) Korn
11 3 (1.79%) PL/1
12 2 (1.19%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 14 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.76%) Degree
3 7 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.98%) MCAD
4 5 (2.98%) MCP
4 5 (2.98%) MCPD
4 5 (2.98%) MCSD
4 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.19%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.19%) OCPJP
5 2 (1.19%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.60%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) ISEB
6 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.79%) ISO15022
2 3 (1.79%) ISO20022
2 3 (1.79%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.60%) SDET
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (11.31%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (10.71%) Puppet
3 2 (1.19%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 48 (28.57%) Oracle
2 16 (9.52%) SaltStack
3 7 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.98%) EPiServer
5 4 (2.38%) BEA
5 4 (2.38%) Blue Prism
5 4 (2.38%) IBM
5 4 (2.38%) Kofax
5 4 (2.38%) Sun
5 4 (2.38%) Zend
6 3 (1.79%) SAP
7 2 (1.19%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.19%) Cognos
7 2 (1.19%) Informatica
8 1 (0.60%) Adobe
8 1 (0.60%) CA
8 1 (0.60%) hybris
8 1 (0.60%) Pega
8 1 (0.60%) QNX
8 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
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