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 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 533 563 506
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -57
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 86 55 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.14% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 36 70
Median daily rate £475 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £325 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+24.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-31.25% -27.27%
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
40110 40514 38511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.41% 79.68% 78.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26974 26588 24639
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 £578 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 915 1082 1144
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 June 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 June 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 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 +25 40 £500 - 14
North West +5 18 £463 - 1
East of England +29 14 £575 +53.33% 2
South East +6 6 £538 +65.38% 9
North East - 6 £470 -
South West -2 2 £375 -11.76% 4
OOA/OOD
UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 121 (79.61%) OO
2 107 (70.39%) Java
3 87 (57.24%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (39.47%) UML
5 53 (34.87%) Finance
6 47 (30.92%) Oracle
6 47 (30.92%) Open Source
7 41 (26.97%) Scrum
8 40 (26.32%) XML
9 38 (25.00%) Web Services
9 38 (25.00%) HTML
10 36 (23.68%) Unix
11 35 (23.03%) TDD
12 34 (22.37%) Use Case
13 33 (21.71%) JavaScript
14 31 (20.39%) SQL
14 31 (20.39%) AngularJS
15 30 (19.74%) Spring
16 29 (19.08%) Python
16 29 (19.08%) REST
16 29 (19.08%) JIRA
17 28 (18.42%) Linux
18 27 (17.76%) Project Management
18 27 (17.76%) Business Analysis
19 25 (16.45%) Hibernate
19 25 (16.45%) CSS
19 25 (16.45%) Waterfall
20 23 (15.13%) Subversion
21 22 (14.47%) Windows
21 22 (14.47%) Agile 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 17 (11.18%) Apache
2 13 (8.55%) Tomcat
3 10 (6.58%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.29%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.63%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.97%) Confluence
8 2 (1.32%) CMS
8 2 (1.32%) Documentum
8 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.66%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.66%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.66%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.66%) SAS
9 1 (0.66%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (4.61%) MS Office
1 7 (4.61%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.29%) MS Project
3 4 (2.63%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.66%) Endur
2 1 (0.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.87%) IaaS
2 8 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.97%) PaaS
3 3 (1.97%) SaaS
4 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.58%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.61%) HTTP
3 3 (1.97%) DNS
3 3 (1.97%) Firewall
3 3 (1.97%) VPN
4 1 (0.66%) Internet
4 1 (0.66%) LAN
4 1 (0.66%) Network Security
4 1 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 13 (8.55%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.29%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.97%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.97%) MySQL
6 3 (1.97%) Neo4j
6 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.32%) Big Data
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.66%) BODI
8 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (19.08%) JIRA
2 23 (15.13%) Subversion
3 19 (12.50%) JUnit
4 18 (11.84%) Maven
5 10 (6.58%) Cucumber
5 10 (6.58%) Selenium
6 9 (5.92%) Git (software)
6 9 (5.92%) Jenkins
7 8 (5.26%) Ant
7 8 (5.26%) TestNG
8 7 (4.61%) ClearCase
8 7 (4.61%) jMock
8 7 (4.61%) Vagrant
9 6 (3.95%) Eclipse
9 6 (3.95%) Grunt
9 6 (3.95%) IntelliJ
10 5 (3.29%) Apache Ivy
10 5 (3.29%) Checkstyle
10 5 (3.29%) Jasmine
10 5 (3.29%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 53 (34.87%) Finance
2 20 (13.16%) Banking
3 4 (2.63%) Marketing
3 4 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.63%) Wholesale Banking
4 3 (1.97%) Automotive
4 3 (1.97%) Electronics
4 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.97%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.32%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.32%) Legal
6 1 (0.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.66%) Front Office
6 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 86 (56.58%) Developer
2 55 (36.18%) Java Developer
3 27 (17.76%) Analyst
4 23 (15.13%) Business Analyst
4 23 (15.13%) Senior Developer
5 20 (13.16%) Architect
6 17 (11.18%) Senior Java Developer
7 14 (9.21%) Technical Analyst
8 13 (8.55%) Technical Business Analyst
9 12 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (7.24%) Agile Developer
11 10 (6.58%) Agile Java Developer
11 10 (6.58%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (6.58%) Senior Business Analyst
11 10 (6.58%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 9 (5.92%) Digital Analyst
12 9 (5.92%) Digital Business Analyst
13 8 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
14 7 (4.61%) .NET Developer
14 7 (4.61%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (26.32%) XML
2 38 (25.00%) HTML
2 38 (25.00%) Web Services
3 31 (20.39%) AngularJS
4 30 (19.74%) Spring
5 29 (19.08%) REST
6 25 (16.45%) CSS
6 25 (16.45%) Hibernate
7 21 (13.82%) JMS
7 21 (13.82%) SOAP
8 19 (12.50%) Java EE
9 17 (11.18%) jQuery
10 16 (10.53%) .NET
11 15 (9.87%) Ajax
11 15 (9.87%) JSP
11 15 (9.87%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (8.55%) Spring MVC
13 11 (7.24%) Struts
14 10 (6.58%) J2EE
14 10 (6.58%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.61%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.61%) User Experience
3 6 (3.95%) Derivative
4 5 (3.29%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.29%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.29%) PMI
5 4 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.97%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.32%) Clustering
7 2 (1.32%) Fintech
7 2 (1.32%) Pharmacovigilance
7 2 (1.32%) Robotics
8 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.66%) Telematics
8 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.68%) Unix
2 28 (18.42%) Linux
3 22 (14.47%) Windows
4 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.32%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.66%) Android
6 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.66%) Solaris
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (79.61%) OO
2 87 (57.24%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (39.47%) UML
4 47 (30.92%) Open Source
5 41 (26.97%) Scrum
6 35 (23.03%) TDD
7 34 (22.37%) Use Case
8 27 (17.76%) Business Analysis
8 27 (17.76%) Project Management
9 25 (16.45%) Waterfall
10 22 (14.47%) Agile Project Management
11 21 (13.82%) Software Engineering
12 20 (13.16%) MVC
13 18 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (11.84%) SDLC
14 17 (11.18%) OOD
14 17 (11.18%) Service Design
15 16 (10.53%) SOA
16 12 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 10 (6.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 107 (70.39%) Java
2 33 (21.71%) JavaScript
3 31 (20.39%) SQL
4 29 (19.08%) Python
5 17 (11.18%) Bash Shell
6 15 (9.87%) C#
7 12 (7.89%) PL/SQL
8 11 (7.24%) Ruby
9 8 (5.26%) C++
9 8 (5.26%) Perl
10 7 (4.61%) Delphi
10 7 (4.61%) PL/1
11 5 (3.29%) Erlang
11 5 (3.29%) ES6
11 5 (3.29%) Scala
12 4 (2.63%) C
12 4 (2.63%) PHP
13 3 (1.97%) Groovy
13 3 (1.97%) Korn
14 2 (1.32%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 11 (7.24%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.26%) Degree
3 5 (3.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (3.29%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.32%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.32%) MCAD
4 2 (1.32%) MCP
4 2 (1.32%) MCPD
4 2 (1.32%) MCSD
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.32%) OCPJP
4 2 (1.32%) PMP
4 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.29%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.29%) SLA
3 4 (2.63%) QA
4 3 (1.97%) ISO15022
4 3 (1.97%) ISO20022
5 2 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 18 (11.84%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (11.18%) Puppet
3 1 (0.66%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 47 (30.92%) Oracle
2 16 (10.53%) SaltStack
3 11 (7.24%) IBM
4 9 (5.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.61%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.97%) SAP
6 3 (1.97%) Zend
7 2 (1.32%) Blue Prism
7 2 (1.32%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.32%) hybris
7 2 (1.32%) Kofax
8 1 (0.66%) ATG
8 1 (0.66%) BEA
8 1 (0.66%) CA
8 1 (0.66%) Cognos
8 1 (0.66%) Demandware
8 1 (0.66%) Pega
8 1 (0.66%) QNX
8 1 (0.66%) Rally
8 1 (0.66%) Sun
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