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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
UK / England
Rank 467 516 527
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +11
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 98 90 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 73 42
Median daily rate £425 £381 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% -23.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £355 £385
% change year-on-year
+16.19% -7.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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
34140 38185 36546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.42% 82.04% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 22792 25048 24013
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 842 1104 987
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +39 62 £425 -10.52% 10
East of England +19 13 £275 -
North West +28 8 £400 - 4
South West -3 7 £425 +15.64% 3
West Midlands -5 4 £531 +112.50% 3
East Midlands - 4 £345 -
OOA/OOD
UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 163 (77.62%) OO
2 149 (70.95%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (68.57%) Java
4 106 (50.48%) UML
5 82 (39.05%) XML
5 82 (39.05%) Oracle
6 77 (36.67%) Spring
7 75 (35.71%) SQL
8 71 (33.81%) Scrum
9 70 (33.33%) SOA
10 67 (31.90%) TDD
11 58 (27.62%) JavaScript
12 51 (24.29%) Jenkins
13 49 (23.33%) Hibernate
14 48 (22.86%) HTML
15 45 (21.43%) JSON
16 43 (20.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 42 (20.00%) Open Source
18 41 (19.52%) JUnit
19 39 (18.57%) J2EE
19 39 (18.57%) Enterprise Architecture
20 38 (18.10%) PL/SQL
21 37 (17.62%) MVC
22 36 (17.14%) AngularJS
23 35 (16.67%) Use Case
24 34 (16.19%) Finance
24 34 (16.19%) Maven
24 34 (16.19%) Unix
25 33 (15.71%) JIRA
26 32 (15.24%) Java EE

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 43 (20.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 22 (10.48%) Tomcat
3 19 (9.05%) Apache
4 17 (8.10%) WebLogic
5 15 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
6 12 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
6 12 (5.71%) WebSphere
7 10 (4.76%) Confluence
7 10 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (4.29%) JBoss
9 6 (2.86%) Liferay
10 5 (2.38%) GlassFish
10 5 (2.38%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.90%) Documentum
12 3 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (1.43%) MS Exchange
12 3 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.43%) WebLogic Integration
12 3 (1.43%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 8 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.29%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.48%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.57%) GitHub
2 9 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.33%) PaaS
3 7 (3.33%) SaaS
4 6 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.38%) IaaS
6 4 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.95%) Office 365
7 2 (0.95%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.76%) LDAP
2 8 (3.81%) HTTP
3 2 (0.95%) AMQP
4 1 (0.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.76%) Relational Database
2 22 (10.48%) Oracle Database
3 17 (8.10%) SQL Server
4 16 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (7.62%) DB2
5 13 (6.19%) MySQL
6 12 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (3.33%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.38%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.43%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.95%) BODI
11 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.95%) QlikView
11 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 51 (24.29%) Jenkins
2 41 (19.52%) JUnit
3 34 (16.19%) Maven
4 33 (15.71%) JIRA
5 26 (12.38%) Git (software)
6 24 (11.43%) Selenium
7 22 (10.48%) Cucumber
8 19 (9.05%) Gradle
8 19 (9.05%) Subversion
9 18 (8.57%) Ant
10 13 (6.19%) Hudson
10 13 (6.19%) WebDriver
11 11 (5.24%) RSpec
12 10 (4.76%) JBehave
12 10 (4.76%) jMock
13 9 (4.29%) Grunt
13 9 (4.29%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (4.29%) Vagrant
14 7 (3.33%) Concordion
15 6 (2.86%) SonarQube
General
1 34 (16.19%) Finance
2 18 (8.57%) Banking
3 10 (4.76%) Marketing
4 6 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.90%) Advertising
5 4 (1.90%) Games
5 4 (1.90%) Retail
6 3 (1.43%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.43%) Billing
6 3 (1.43%) Electronics
6 3 (1.43%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.95%) Automotive
7 2 (0.95%) Back Office
7 2 (0.95%) Legal
7 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.95%) Prime Brokerage
8 1 (0.48%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.48%) Front Office
8 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (47.62%) Developer
2 58 (27.62%) Java Developer
3 50 (23.81%) Architect
4 34 (16.19%) Analyst
5 30 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 26 (12.38%) Senior Developer
7 19 (9.05%) Senior Java Developer
7 19 (9.05%) Solutions Architect
8 16 (7.62%) Software Architect
9 15 (7.14%) Agile Developer
9 15 (7.14%) Java Architect
10 14 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
11 13 (6.19%) Agile Java Developer
12 12 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (5.24%) Senior Business Analyst
14 10 (4.76%) Technical Architect
15 9 (4.29%) C# Developer
16 8 (3.81%) .NET Developer
16 8 (3.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 8 (3.81%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (39.05%) XML
2 77 (36.67%) Spring
3 49 (23.33%) Hibernate
4 48 (22.86%) HTML
5 45 (21.43%) JSON
6 39 (18.57%) J2EE
7 36 (17.14%) AngularJS
8 32 (15.24%) CSS
8 32 (15.24%) Java EE
9 31 (14.76%) Web Services
10 24 (11.43%) RESTful
11 21 (10.00%) SOAP
11 21 (10.00%) Struts
12 20 (9.52%) XSLT
13 19 (9.05%) EJB
14 18 (8.57%) Ajax
14 18 (8.57%) JSF
15 17 (8.10%) RabbitMQ
15 17 (8.10%) Spring MVC
16 15 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.38%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.14%) User Experience
3 12 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.81%) Animation
6 6 (2.86%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.38%) Derivative
8 4 (1.90%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.43%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.43%) Clustering
9 3 (1.43%) DataPower
9 3 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.43%) iPhone
9 3 (1.43%) Robotics
10 2 (0.95%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.95%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.95%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.95%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.19%) Unix
2 22 (10.48%) Windows
3 20 (9.52%) Linux
4 6 (2.86%) Android
5 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.90%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.43%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.95%) Solaris
8 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (77.62%) OO
2 149 (70.95%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (50.48%) UML
4 71 (33.81%) Scrum
5 70 (33.33%) SOA
6 67 (31.90%) TDD
7 42 (20.00%) Open Source
8 39 (18.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 37 (17.62%) MVC
10 35 (16.67%) Use Case
11 32 (15.24%) Waterfall
12 31 (14.76%) Data Modelling
12 31 (14.76%) OOD
13 30 (14.29%) Project Management
14 29 (13.81%) Software Architecture
15 28 (13.33%) Business Analysis
16 25 (11.90%) Service Design
17 24 (11.43%) Logical Data Model
17 24 (11.43%) Physical Data Model
18 22 (10.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 144 (68.57%) Java
2 75 (35.71%) SQL
3 58 (27.62%) JavaScript
4 38 (18.10%) PL/SQL
5 15 (7.14%) C++
6 13 (6.19%) C#
6 13 (6.19%) Python
6 13 (6.19%) Shell Script
7 11 (5.24%) ActionScript
8 8 (3.81%) VB
9 7 (3.33%) Embedded C++
10 6 (2.86%) C
10 6 (2.86%) Ruby
10 6 (2.86%) VB6
11 5 (2.38%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.38%) PHP
12 4 (1.90%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.43%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.43%) Scala
13 3 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (9.05%) ISEB
1 19 (9.05%) Sun Certification
2 18 (8.57%) ISTQB
3 16 (7.62%) Security Cleared
4 14 (6.67%) Degree
5 13 (6.19%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (1.43%) MCAD
7 3 (1.43%) MCP
7 3 (1.43%) MCPD
7 3 (1.43%) MCSD
7 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.43%) OCMJD
7 3 (1.43%) OCPJP
7 3 (1.43%) OCPJWCD
8 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.24%) Dodd-Frank
1 11 (5.24%) EMIR
1 11 (5.24%) MiFID
2 6 (2.86%) SDET
2 6 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.48%) ISO15022
3 1 (0.48%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.48%) P3O
System Software
1 14 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (7.14%) Puppet
2 6 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.95%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 82 (39.05%) Oracle
2 20 (9.52%) Sybase
3 16 (7.62%) IBM
4 13 (6.19%) Perforce
5 12 (5.71%) Adobe
5 12 (5.71%) BEA
6 10 (4.76%) Sun
7 8 (3.81%) Atlassian
8 6 (2.86%) Microsoft
9 5 (2.38%) SaltStack
9 5 (2.38%) SAP
10 3 (1.43%) ATG
10 3 (1.43%) Blue Prism
10 3 (1.43%) Casewise
10 3 (1.43%) EPiServer
10 3 (1.43%) Kofax
10 3 (1.43%) Kony
10 3 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.95%) Informatica
11 2 (0.95%) Reuters
London
Lorien Resourcing
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Rate: £350 per day + Negotiable
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City, London
JM
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