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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 532 559 468
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -91
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 94 52 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.13% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 39 76
Median daily rate £450 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £300 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £373
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -12.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Median hourly rate £38.50 £36.25 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% -34.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £36.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-8.96% -34.09%
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
40456 39044 37496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.11% 79.32% 78.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 27087 25129 24044
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 906 1122 1153
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 25 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 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 +10 40 £475 - 13
North West +5 17 £463 - 3
East of England +21 14 £575 - 4
South West -2 9 £388 +3.33% 3
South East -7 8 £360 +10.76% 8
North East -45 6 £470 +56.66%
OOA/OOD
UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 158 (81.44%) OO
2 128 (65.98%) Java
3 110 (56.70%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (32.99%) SQL
4 64 (32.99%) UML
5 62 (31.96%) HTML
6 60 (30.93%) Finance
7 59 (30.41%) TDD
8 57 (29.38%) Oracle
9 53 (27.32%) Spring
10 52 (26.80%) Python
11 49 (25.26%) Open Source
12 47 (24.23%) Scrum
13 44 (22.68%) Hibernate
13 44 (22.68%) Subversion
14 43 (22.16%) XML
15 41 (21.13%) Web Services
15 41 (21.13%) JavaScript
16 40 (20.62%) Unix
17 38 (19.59%) Use Case
18 35 (18.04%) OOD
19 33 (17.01%) SDLC
20 32 (16.49%) CSS
21 31 (15.98%) MVC
21 31 (15.98%) JIRA
21 31 (15.98%) REST
22 29 (14.95%) AngularJS
22 29 (14.95%) Linux
23 28 (14.43%) JMS
24 27 (13.92%) Project Management

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 23 (11.86%) Tomcat
2 21 (10.82%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (9.28%) Apache
4 14 (7.22%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.58%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.06%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.55%) Confluence
7 3 (1.55%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.03%) CMS
8 2 (1.03%) Documentum
8 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.52%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.52%) JBoss
9 1 (0.52%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.52%) SAS
9 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (3.61%) MS Office
1 7 (3.61%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.58%) MS Project
3 3 (1.55%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) Endur
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.73%) IaaS
2 13 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.55%) Heroku
4 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
5 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.22%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.19%) HTTP
3 3 (1.55%) DNS
3 3 (1.55%) Firewall
3 3 (1.55%) VPN
4 2 (1.03%) Internet
5 1 (0.52%) LAN
5 1 (0.52%) Network Security
5 1 (0.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.89%) NoSQL
2 20 (10.31%) Relational Database
3 14 (7.22%) SQL Server
4 12 (6.19%) MySQL
5 11 (5.67%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.61%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.55%) Big Data
9 3 (1.55%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 44 (22.68%) Subversion
2 31 (15.98%) JIRA
3 24 (12.37%) Git (software)
4 20 (10.31%) Maven
5 18 (9.28%) JUnit
6 14 (7.22%) Selenium
7 11 (5.67%) Cucumber
8 10 (5.15%) Jenkins
9 8 (4.12%) Checkstyle
9 8 (4.12%) ClearCase
9 8 (4.12%) FindBugs
9 8 (4.12%) TestNG
10 7 (3.61%) Ant
10 7 (3.61%) Vagrant
11 6 (3.09%) jMock
12 4 (2.06%) Eclipse
12 4 (2.06%) Grunt
12 4 (2.06%) IntelliJ
12 4 (2.06%) PowerBuilder
13 3 (1.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 60 (30.93%) Finance
2 19 (9.79%) Banking
3 6 (3.09%) Marketing
4 5 (2.58%) Electronics
4 5 (2.58%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.55%) Automotive
6 3 (1.55%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.03%) Legal
7 2 (1.03%) Retail
8 1 (0.52%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.52%) Billing
8 1 (0.52%) Front Office
8 1 (0.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 123 (63.40%) Developer
2 69 (35.57%) Java Developer
3 29 (14.95%) Senior Developer
4 27 (13.92%) Analyst
5 23 (11.86%) Architect
5 23 (11.86%) Business Analyst
5 23 (11.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (9.28%) Python Developer
7 14 (7.22%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (7.22%) Technical Analyst
8 13 (6.70%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 13 (6.70%) Technical Business Analyst
9 12 (6.19%) Agile Developer
9 12 (6.19%) Oracle Developer
10 11 (5.67%) Agile Java Developer
11 10 (5.15%) J2EE Developer
11 10 (5.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 10 (5.15%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (5.15%) Senior Business Analyst
12 9 (4.64%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (31.96%) HTML
2 53 (27.32%) Spring
3 44 (22.68%) Hibernate
4 43 (22.16%) XML
5 41 (21.13%) Web Services
6 32 (16.49%) CSS
7 31 (15.98%) REST
8 29 (14.95%) AngularJS
9 28 (14.43%) JMS
10 27 (13.92%) Java EE
11 24 (12.37%) SOAP
12 18 (9.28%) jQuery
12 18 (9.28%) JSP
13 17 (8.76%) Spring MVC
14 16 (8.25%) .NET
15 15 (7.73%) Ajax
15 15 (7.73%) J2EE
16 14 (7.22%) Servlets
16 14 (7.22%) Struts
17 13 (6.70%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.58%) Algorithms
3 5 (2.58%) PMI
3 5 (2.58%) User Experience
4 4 (2.06%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.06%) Derivative
4 4 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.55%) Fintech
5 3 (1.55%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.03%) Clustering
6 2 (1.03%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.03%) Pharmacovigilance
6 2 (1.03%) Robotics
7 1 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.52%) iPad
7 1 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 40 (20.62%) Unix
2 29 (14.95%) Linux
3 22 (11.34%) Windows
4 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.03%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.03%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.52%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.52%) Solaris
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (81.44%) OO
2 110 (56.70%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (32.99%) UML
4 59 (30.41%) TDD
5 49 (25.26%) Open Source
6 47 (24.23%) Scrum
7 38 (19.59%) Use Case
8 35 (18.04%) OOD
9 33 (17.01%) SDLC
10 31 (15.98%) MVC
11 27 (13.92%) Business Analysis
11 27 (13.92%) Project Management
12 25 (12.89%) Waterfall
13 24 (12.37%) Mentoring
14 23 (11.86%) Software Engineering
15 22 (11.34%) Agile Project Management
16 19 (9.79%) Requirements Analysis
17 18 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (9.28%) Software Testing
18 17 (8.76%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 128 (65.98%) Java
2 64 (32.99%) SQL
3 52 (26.80%) Python
4 41 (21.13%) JavaScript
5 18 (9.28%) PL/SQL
6 17 (8.76%) Bash Shell
7 16 (8.25%) C#
8 11 (5.67%) Ruby
8 11 (5.67%) Scala
9 10 (5.15%) C++
10 9 (4.64%) Erlang
11 8 (4.12%) Perl
12 7 (3.61%) C
12 7 (3.61%) Delphi
12 7 (3.61%) PL/1
13 6 (3.09%) Groovy
14 5 (2.58%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.55%) ES6
15 3 (1.55%) Korn
15 3 (1.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (8.25%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.67%) Degree
3 8 (4.12%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.58%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.55%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.03%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.03%) OCPJP
6 2 (1.03%) PMP
6 2 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) ISEB
7 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.52%) MCAD
7 1 (0.52%) MCP
7 1 (0.52%) MCPD
7 1 (0.52%) MCSD
7 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.52%) PhD
7 1 (0.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.31%) QA
2 12 (6.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (4.12%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.12%) SLA
4 3 (1.55%) ISO15022
4 3 (1.55%) ISO20022
5 2 (1.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.03%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.52%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (9.28%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (8.76%) Puppet
3 1 (0.52%) Oozie
3 1 (0.52%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 57 (29.38%) Oracle
2 16 (8.25%) SaltStack
3 14 (7.22%) IBM
4 10 (5.15%) Atlassian
5 8 (4.12%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.58%) SAP
7 3 (1.55%) Zend
8 2 (1.03%) BEA
8 2 (1.03%) Blue Prism
8 2 (1.03%) Google
8 2 (1.03%) Kofax
9 1 (0.52%) Apple
9 1 (0.52%) CA
9 1 (0.52%) Demandware
9 1 (0.52%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.52%) hybris
9 1 (0.52%) Informatica
9 1 (0.52%) Pega
9 1 (0.52%) Rally
9 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
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