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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 563 499 437
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -62
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 49 83 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.22% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 47 72
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£425 £400 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £585 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
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
42136 38521 36276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.14% 76.50% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27975 24282 22738
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1131 1078 1017
Average hourly rate £31.44 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.69% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.37 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 21 £475 -2.56% 18
South West -3 11 £425 -12.82% 3
Yorkshire -28 7 £425 +46.55% 2
North West -32 4 £513 +57.69% 9
East Midlands -9 2 - -
South East -33 2 £350 +33.33% 9
East of England -2 1 £375 +1.35% 3
OOA/OOD
UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing OOA/OOD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOA/OOD.

1 70 (67.31%) OO
2 66 (63.46%) Java
3 50 (48.08%) Web Services
3 50 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 39 (37.50%) UML
4 39 (37.50%) OOD
5 37 (35.58%) HTML
6 32 (30.77%) .NET
6 32 (30.77%) J2EE
7 31 (29.81%) TDD
8 30 (28.85%) XML
9 29 (27.88%) Ajax
10 28 (26.92%) SOA
11 27 (25.96%) Spring
12 26 (25.00%) CSS
13 24 (23.08%) MVC
14 23 (22.12%) Scrum
15 21 (20.19%) SQL
16 20 (19.23%) JSP
16 20 (19.23%) OOP
16 20 (19.23%) E-Commerce
17 18 (17.31%) Linux
17 18 (17.31%) SOAP
17 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
17 18 (17.31%) Enterprise Architecture
17 18 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (17.31%) HTML5
18 17 (16.35%) BDD
18 17 (16.35%) JDBC

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing OOA/OOD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 8 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.81%) CMS
3 4 (3.85%) AquaLogic
3 4 (3.85%) Node.js
4 3 (2.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.92%) Liferay
5 2 (1.92%) JBoss
5 2 (1.92%) Apache
5 2 (1.92%) MTS
6 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.96%) Confluence
6 1 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.96%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.58%) MS Visio
3 7 (6.73%) MS Office
4 1 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.58%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.65%) Internet
3 8 (7.69%) HTTP
4 4 (3.85%) SSL
4 4 (3.85%) LDAP
5 2 (1.92%) ATM
5 2 (1.92%) SNMP
6 1 (0.96%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.96%) VoIP
6 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.96%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (6.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (6.73%) DTS
3 7 (6.73%) EDRMS
4 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.81%) SQLite
6 4 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.92%) MySQL
8 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.96%) Redis
8 1 (0.96%) IDMS
8 1 (0.96%) KDB
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Ant
1 11 (10.58%) JUnit
2 9 (8.65%) Cucumber
2 9 (8.65%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.69%) Maven
3 8 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 6 (5.77%) Eclipse
4 6 (5.77%) Moq
5 5 (4.81%) Mechanoid
5 5 (4.81%) Robolectric
5 5 (4.81%) SpecFlow
5 5 (4.81%) Robotium
5 5 (4.81%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (4.81%) NUnit
5 5 (4.81%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.85%) VisualAge
6 4 (3.85%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 3 (2.88%) ERwin
8 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.92%) jMock
General
1 15 (14.42%) Finance
2 14 (13.46%) Retail
3 9 (8.65%) Banking
4 6 (5.77%) Back Office
5 4 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.85%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.88%) Advertising
7 2 (1.92%) Avionics
8 1 (0.96%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.96%) Games
8 1 (0.96%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.96%) Front Office
8 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 63 (60.58%) Developer
2 22 (21.15%) Java Developer
3 16 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 14 (13.46%) Architect
5 8 (7.69%) Consultant
5 8 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.73%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Android Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Senior Android Developer
8 5 (4.81%) iOS Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.81%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Applications Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.85%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.85%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.85%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Informatica Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (48.08%) Web Services
2 37 (35.58%) HTML
3 32 (30.77%) .NET
3 32 (30.77%) J2EE
4 30 (28.85%) XML
5 29 (27.88%) Ajax
6 27 (25.96%) Spring
7 26 (25.00%) CSS
8 20 (19.23%) JSP
9 18 (17.31%) SOAP
9 18 (17.31%) HTML5
10 17 (16.35%) JMS
10 17 (16.35%) JDBC
11 16 (15.38%) Servlets
11 16 (15.38%) jQuery
11 16 (15.38%) Hibernate
12 15 (14.42%) JSON
13 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET
13 14 (13.46%) Middleware
14 12 (11.54%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (9.62%) Mobile Payment
2 10 (9.62%) User Experience
2 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.81%) iPhone
3 5 (4.81%) iPad
3 5 (4.81%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.85%) Clustering
5 3 (2.88%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.92%) Tandem
6 2 (1.92%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.96%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.96%) Animation
7 1 (0.96%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.31%) Linux
2 17 (16.35%) Windows
3 10 (9.62%) Android
3 10 (9.62%) Apple iOS
4 9 (8.65%) Windows Phone
4 9 (8.65%) Windows Phone 7
5 4 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.85%) UNIX
6 1 (0.96%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (67.31%) OO
2 50 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (37.50%) UML
3 39 (37.50%) OOD
4 31 (29.81%) TDD
5 28 (26.92%) SOA
6 24 (23.08%) MVC
7 23 (22.12%) Scrum
8 20 (19.23%) E-Commerce
8 20 (19.23%) OOP
9 18 (17.31%) Enterprise Architecture
9 18 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (16.35%) BDD
11 14 (13.46%) Waterfall
11 14 (13.46%) Project Management
11 14 (13.46%) Mentoring
12 12 (11.54%) Software Engineering
13 11 (10.58%) Multithreading
13 11 (10.58%) Unit Testing
13 11 (10.58%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (63.46%) Java
2 39 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 21 (20.19%) SQL
4 16 (15.38%) C#
5 14 (13.46%) C
6 13 (12.50%) C++
7 10 (9.62%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.81%) Python
8 5 (4.81%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 3 (2.88%) Ada
10 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.92%) VB
11 2 (1.92%) VB6
11 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.96%) Scala
12 1 (0.96%) Groovy
12 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) Degree
1 10 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.88%) OCPJP
5 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.96%) HND
6 1 (0.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) QA
2 4 (3.85%) SLA
3 2 (1.92%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.92%) IEC 61508
3 2 (1.92%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.92%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.96%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (7.69%) Puppet
2 7 (6.73%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.96%) logstash
3 1 (0.96%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (12.50%) Oracle
2 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.73%) webMethods
4 6 (5.77%) Google
4 6 (5.77%) Lotus
5 5 (4.81%) IBM
5 5 (4.81%) TIBCO
5 5 (4.81%) KANA
6 4 (3.85%) VMware
6 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.85%) HP
6 4 (3.85%) Informatica
7 2 (1.92%) Kony
8 1 (0.96%) Coverity
8 1 (0.96%) Endeca
8 1 (0.96%) Apple
8 1 (0.96%) Adobe
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