The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
UK / England
Rank 304 360 322
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -38
Contract jobs citing OOD 299 260 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.54% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.66% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 161 231
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 9
Median hourly rate £43.75 £41.85 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +16.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.70 £35.55 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £47.57 £42.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +16.25%

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
34320 39574 38070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.95% 82.84% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 22958 26223 24388
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 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 850 1079 1034
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +37.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in England

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in England

OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in England

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in England

OOD
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

OOD Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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 OOD within the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 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 +13 125 £500 +5.26% 71
South East +42 75 £450 +33.33% 18
East of England +18 26 £553 - 5
North West +26 24 £356 -13.63% 18
South West -26 19 £355 -5.33% 13
Yorkshire +30 16 £400 +3.22% 12
West Midlands +5 8 £358 - 4
East Midlands +11 4 £400 +11.11% 6
North East - 3 £390 - 1
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 OOD.

1 486 (86.94%) OO
2 306 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
3 257 (45.97%) Java
4 237 (42.40%) JavaScript
5 200 (35.78%) SQL
6 179 (32.02%) Web Services
7 175 (31.31%) C#
7 175 (31.31%) HTML
8 171 (30.59%) XML
9 152 (27.19%) Scrum
10 150 (26.83%) Finance
11 142 (25.40%) .NET
12 132 (23.61%) MVC
13 128 (22.90%) Oracle
13 128 (22.90%) CSS
14 118 (21.11%) TDD
15 112 (20.04%) RESTful
16 108 (19.32%) Relational Database
17 103 (18.43%) JSON
18 102 (18.25%) SDLC
19 94 (16.82%) Linux
20 93 (16.64%) jQuery
21 91 (16.28%) SQL Server
22 90 (16.10%) Git (software)
23 88 (15.74%) AngularJS
23 88 (15.74%) Jenkins
24 87 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
25 85 (15.21%) ASP.NET
26 84 (15.03%) REST
27 78 (13.95%) Spring

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 46 (8.23%) Apache
2 32 (5.72%) Confluence
3 30 (5.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 26 (4.65%) Apache Solr
5 13 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.79%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (1.25%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.07%) Apache Spark
9 6 (1.07%) CMS
9 6 (1.07%) JBoss
9 6 (1.07%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.89%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.89%) IIS
11 4 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.54%) nginx
12 3 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.36%) DNN
13 2 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 20 (3.58%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.43%) MS Office
3 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.72%) Endur
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (5.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (4.65%) GitHub
4 11 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.79%) SaaS
6 9 (1.61%) Amazon S3
7 8 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.54%) Google Play
9 3 (0.54%) PaaS
10 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.36%) Office 365
10 2 (0.36%) Route 53
10 2 (0.36%) Yammer
11 1 (0.18%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.15%) Internet
2 9 (1.61%) LDAP
3 7 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.54%) FTP
4 3 (0.54%) HTTP
5 2 (0.36%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.36%) Network Security
5 2 (0.36%) SAN
5 2 (0.36%) SSL
6 1 (0.18%) DLNA
6 1 (0.18%) DNS
6 1 (0.18%) NAS
6 1 (0.18%) Skype
6 1 (0.18%) UPnP
6 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (19.32%) Relational Database
2 91 (16.28%) SQL Server
3 55 (9.84%) Oracle Database
4 44 (7.87%) NoSQL
5 41 (7.33%) MongoDB
6 29 (5.19%) MySQL
7 22 (3.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 19 (3.40%) Big Data
9 17 (3.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 17 (3.04%) Oracle Database 12c
10 16 (2.86%) DB2
11 13 (2.33%) RDBMS
12 11 (1.97%) Power BI
13 10 (1.79%) KDB
13 10 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (1.61%) Tick Data
15 8 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (1.25%) Hadoop
16 7 (1.25%) OrientDB
16 7 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 90 (16.10%) Git (software)
2 88 (15.74%) Jenkins
3 74 (13.24%) Subversion
4 53 (9.48%) JIRA
5 52 (9.30%) NUnit
6 46 (8.23%) JUnit
7 44 (7.87%) Visual Studio
8 38 (6.80%) Maven
9 37 (6.62%) Ant
10 34 (6.08%) Moq
11 31 (5.55%) Gradle
12 25 (4.47%) Cucumber
13 20 (3.58%) Xcode
14 16 (2.86%) Selenium
15 15 (2.68%) Bitbucket
16 14 (2.50%) Android Studio
17 13 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
17 13 (2.33%) TeamCity
18 12 (2.15%) CruiseControl
18 12 (2.15%) WebDriver
General
1 150 (26.83%) Finance
2 58 (10.38%) Banking
3 44 (7.87%) Front Office
4 33 (5.90%) Investment Banking
5 21 (3.76%) Manufacturing
5 21 (3.76%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.22%) Retail
7 17 (3.04%) Marketing
8 14 (2.50%) Electronics
9 12 (2.15%) Automotive
10 11 (1.97%) Back Office
11 6 (1.07%) Publishing
12 4 (0.72%) Billing
13 3 (0.54%) Law
14 2 (0.36%) Advertising
14 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.36%) Games
15 1 (0.18%) Legal
15 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 426 (76.21%) Developer
2 127 (22.72%) Java Developer
3 95 (16.99%) .NET Developer
4 70 (12.52%) C# Developer
5 57 (10.20%) Analyst
6 51 (9.12%) Systems Analyst
7 44 (7.87%) Oracle Analyst
8 42 (7.51%) Senior Developer
9 41 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 39 (6.98%) JavaScript Developer
11 35 (6.26%) Insurance Systems Analyst
12 33 (5.90%) Pensions Analyst
13 29 (5.19%) Agile Developer
14 26 (4.65%) Software Developer
15 24 (4.29%) Architect
15 24 (4.29%) iOS Developer
16 23 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
16 23 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 22 (3.94%) Software Engineer
18 21 (3.76%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (32.02%) Web Services
2 175 (31.31%) HTML
3 171 (30.59%) XML
4 142 (25.40%) .NET
5 128 (22.90%) CSS
6 112 (20.04%) RESTful
7 103 (18.43%) JSON
8 93 (16.64%) jQuery
9 88 (15.74%) AngularJS
10 85 (15.21%) ASP.NET
11 84 (15.03%) REST
12 78 (13.95%) Spring
13 71 (12.70%) SOAP
14 68 (12.16%) .NET Framework
15 65 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
16 53 (9.48%) Node.js
17 51 (9.12%) WCF
18 42 (7.51%) HTML5
19 40 (7.16%) WPF
20 39 (6.98%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 77 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (12.34%) Data Structures
3 57 (10.20%) User Experience
4 54 (9.66%) Algorithms
5 34 (6.08%) Computer Science
5 34 (6.08%) Mobile App
6 29 (5.19%) Equities
7 27 (4.83%) Derivative
8 16 (2.86%) Animation
8 16 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (2.50%) Fintech
10 11 (1.97%) N-Tier
11 9 (1.61%) iPhone
12 8 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
12 8 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.43%) iPad
12 8 (1.43%) Wiki
13 6 (1.07%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (1.07%) Hedge funds
13 6 (1.07%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 94 (16.82%) Linux
2 68 (12.16%) Unix
3 33 (5.90%) Windows
4 31 (5.55%) Android
4 31 (5.55%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.36%) CentOS
6 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.18%) AIX
7 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (86.94%) OO
2 306 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (27.19%) Scrum
4 132 (23.61%) MVC
5 118 (21.11%) TDD
6 102 (18.25%) SDLC
7 87 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
8 66 (11.81%) DevOps
9 61 (10.91%) Software Engineering
10 60 (10.73%) Multithreading
11 58 (10.38%) Unit Testing
12 51 (9.12%) Data Analysis
12 51 (9.12%) Open Source
13 49 (8.77%) Pair Programming
14 48 (8.59%) BDD
15 43 (7.69%) Business Analysis
16 42 (7.51%) OOP
16 42 (7.51%) UML
17 41 (7.33%) SOA
18 39 (6.98%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 257 (45.97%) Java
2 237 (42.40%) JavaScript
3 200 (35.78%) SQL
4 175 (31.31%) C#
5 76 (13.60%) Python
6 56 (10.02%) C++
7 35 (6.26%) Ruby
8 25 (4.47%) Clojure
9 22 (3.94%) Objective-C
9 22 (3.94%) PHP
10 21 (3.76%) T-SQL
11 20 (3.58%) Go
11 20 (3.58%) Rust
12 19 (3.40%) F#
13 18 (3.22%) Perl
13 18 (3.22%) PL/SQL
14 17 (3.04%) Apple Swift
14 17 (3.04%) C
15 11 (1.97%) PowerShell
15 11 (1.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 52 (9.30%) Degree
2 20 (3.58%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.25%) Sun Certification
5 6 (1.07%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.54%) OCMJD
7 3 (0.54%) OCPJWCD
8 2 (0.36%) MCAD
8 2 (0.36%) MCSD
8 2 (0.36%) MCTS
9 1 (0.18%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.18%) ISEB
9 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.18%) OSCP
9 1 (0.18%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.62%) QA
2 6 (1.07%) MiFID
3 4 (0.72%) SDET
4 3 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.54%) EMIR
4 3 (0.54%) WCAG
5 2 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.18%) MISRA
6 1 (0.18%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.18%) PMO
6 1 (0.18%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 16 (2.86%) Docker
2 3 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (7.16%) Puppet
2 35 (6.26%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (6.08%) Ansible
4 11 (1.97%) SCOM
5 3 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.36%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 2 (0.36%) Kibana
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 128 (22.90%) Oracle
2 61 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 31 (5.55%) Adobe
4 18 (3.22%) Sybase
5 16 (2.86%) SAP
6 9 (1.61%) DevExpress
7 7 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.07%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.07%) Google
8 6 (1.07%) Zend
9 5 (0.89%) Splunk
10 4 (0.72%) OpenLink
10 4 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.72%) Sun
10 4 (0.72%) WorldPay
11 3 (0.54%) Apple
11 3 (0.54%) Hortonworks
11 3 (0.54%) Perforce
11 3 (0.54%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.36%) MuleSoft
London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + dependant on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6 & 12 months contracts available
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £275 - £325 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
RP International
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 6 days ago