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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 348 362 354
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Contract jobs citing OOD 272 277 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.55% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.67% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 187 206
Median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £306
% change year-on-year
- +22.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.17 £35.00 £34.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
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
37885 41254 40531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.84% 81.42% 77.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25383 27169 26769
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 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 995 1228 1147
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.90 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.14% +28.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £48.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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 +48 138 £500 +6.43% 61
South West +5 25 £350 -6.66% 10
West Midlands +13 24 £358 - 6
South East -68 24 £425 +8.28% 15
East of England +12 18 £400 -5.99% 11
North West +9 16 £363 +17.88% 12
Yorkshire +18 15 £395 +1.28% 15
East Midlands -2 11 £550 +66.66% 2
North East - 1 £313 - 3
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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.

1 429 (84.95%) OO
2 279 (55.25%) Agile Software Development
3 211 (41.78%) C#
4 202 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 195 (38.61%) Java
6 171 (33.86%) .NET
7 143 (28.32%) HTML
8 134 (26.53%) Scrum
9 133 (26.34%) Web Services
10 130 (25.74%) MVC
11 127 (25.15%) SQL
12 116 (22.97%) TDD
13 109 (21.58%) CSS
14 108 (21.39%) Finance
15 92 (18.22%) XML
16 91 (18.02%) ASP.NET
17 90 (17.82%) SQL Server
18 89 (17.62%) Linux
18 89 (17.62%) JSON
18 89 (17.62%) RESTful
19 88 (17.43%) jQuery
20 87 (17.23%) Microsoft
21 86 (17.03%) REST
22 81 (16.04%) AngularJS
23 80 (15.84%) Unit Testing
24 78 (15.45%) Oracle
25 77 (15.25%) Git (software)
26 75 (14.85%) SOAP
27 74 (14.65%) Jenkins
28 73 (14.46%) Data Structures

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 38 (7.52%) Apache
2 28 (5.54%) Confluence
3 21 (4.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 21 (4.16%) SharePoint
4 20 (3.96%) Apache Solr
5 18 (3.56%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.98%) JBoss
7 9 (1.78%) OpenStack
7 9 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (1.39%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.79%) Documentum
9 4 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.59%) CMS
10 3 (0.59%) IIS
10 3 (0.59%) WordPress
11 2 (0.40%) Mule
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 22 (4.36%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.98%) MS Office
3 4 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.20%) InVision
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (3.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.59%) Endur
3 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.20%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (3.17%) GitHub
5 10 (1.98%) SaaS
6 5 (0.99%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.79%) PaaS
8 3 (0.59%) Google Play
9 2 (0.40%) Office 365
9 2 (0.40%) Yammer
10 1 (0.20%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.20%) IaaS
10 1 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.77%) Internet
2 6 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.79%) LDAP
4 3 (0.59%) HTTP
5 2 (0.40%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.40%) SNMP
6 1 (0.20%) AMQP
6 1 (0.20%) Broadband
6 1 (0.20%) DNS
6 1 (0.20%) NAS
6 1 (0.20%) Network Security
6 1 (0.20%) SAN
6 1 (0.20%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (17.82%) SQL Server
2 49 (9.70%) Relational Database
3 35 (6.93%) MongoDB
4 34 (6.73%) MySQL
5 32 (6.34%) Oracle Database
6 18 (3.56%) NoSQL
7 14 (2.77%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (2.57%) Neo4j
9 11 (2.18%) Big Data
9 11 (2.18%) Redis
10 10 (1.98%) DB2
11 7 (1.39%) KDB
11 7 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.39%) OrientDB
11 7 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.39%) Power BI
11 7 (1.39%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 77 (15.25%) Git (software)
2 74 (14.65%) Jenkins
3 69 (13.66%) Subversion
4 56 (11.09%) Visual Studio
5 51 (10.10%) JIRA
6 50 (9.90%) NUnit
7 35 (6.93%) JUnit
8 31 (6.14%) Ant
9 30 (5.94%) Moq
10 29 (5.74%) Maven
11 28 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (5.15%) Gradle
13 18 (3.56%) ClearCase
13 18 (3.56%) TeamCity
13 18 (3.56%) Xcode
14 17 (3.37%) GoogleTest
15 16 (3.17%) Cucumber
16 15 (2.97%) Mercurial
17 14 (2.77%) Bitbucket
17 14 (2.77%) CppUnit
General
1 108 (21.39%) Finance
2 59 (11.68%) Banking
3 42 (8.32%) Front Office
4 28 (5.54%) Investment Banking
4 28 (5.54%) Telecoms
5 25 (4.95%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.76%) Marketing
7 18 (3.56%) Electronics
8 14 (2.77%) Retail
9 13 (2.57%) Publishing
10 10 (1.98%) Back Office
11 9 (1.78%) Automotive
12 8 (1.58%) Games
13 7 (1.39%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.99%) Law
15 4 (0.79%) Advertising
15 4 (0.79%) Billing
16 3 (0.59%) Legal
16 3 (0.59%) Military
17 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 411 (81.39%) Developer
2 104 (20.59%) .NET Developer
2 104 (20.59%) Java Developer
3 96 (19.01%) C# Developer
4 57 (11.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (8.32%) Agile Developer
6 38 (7.52%) Software Developer
7 34 (6.73%) Senior Developer
8 33 (6.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 29 (5.74%) C++ Developer
10 26 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
10 26 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
11 25 (4.95%) Agile C# Developer
12 22 (4.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 22 (4.36%) iOS Developer
12 22 (4.36%) Software Engineer
13 21 (4.16%) Agile .NET Developer
13 21 (4.16%) Architect
13 21 (4.16%) Lead Developer
14 20 (3.96%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (33.86%) .NET
2 143 (28.32%) HTML
3 133 (26.34%) Web Services
4 109 (21.58%) CSS
5 92 (18.22%) XML
6 91 (18.02%) ASP.NET
7 89 (17.62%) JSON
7 89 (17.62%) RESTful
8 88 (17.43%) jQuery
9 86 (17.03%) REST
10 81 (16.04%) AngularJS
11 75 (14.85%) SOAP
12 69 (13.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 69 (13.66%) WCF
13 67 (13.27%) Spring
14 65 (12.87%) .NET Framework
15 47 (9.31%) WPF
16 41 (8.12%) HTML5
17 39 (7.72%) Node.js
17 39 (7.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 73 (14.46%) Data Structures
2 56 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (10.69%) Computer Science
4 51 (10.10%) Algorithms
5 49 (9.70%) User Experience
6 34 (6.73%) Derivative
7 22 (4.36%) Mobile App
8 20 (3.96%) Equities
9 19 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (3.56%) iPhone
11 16 (3.17%) iPad
12 10 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (1.98%) Mathematics
13 9 (1.78%) Cyberthreat
13 9 (1.78%) Wiki
14 8 (1.58%) Animation
14 8 (1.58%) Fintech
14 8 (1.58%) Hedge funds
15 7 (1.39%) N-Tier
16 5 (0.99%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 89 (17.62%) Linux
2 54 (10.69%) Unix
3 32 (6.34%) Windows
4 29 (5.74%) Apple iOS
5 20 (3.96%) Android
6 9 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.40%) CentOS
8 1 (0.20%) AIX
8 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (84.95%) OO
2 279 (55.25%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (26.53%) Scrum
4 130 (25.74%) MVC
5 116 (22.97%) TDD
6 80 (15.84%) Unit Testing
7 70 (13.86%) Multithreading
8 69 (13.66%) DevOps
9 68 (13.47%) Software Engineering
10 61 (12.08%) UML
11 60 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
11 60 (11.88%) SDLC
12 57 (11.29%) BDD
13 44 (8.71%) Pair Programming
14 41 (8.12%) Open Source
14 41 (8.12%) SOA
15 36 (7.13%) OOP
16 33 (6.53%) MVVM
17 32 (6.34%) SOLID
18 30 (5.94%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 211 (41.78%) C#
2 202 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 195 (38.61%) Java
4 127 (25.15%) SQL
5 70 (13.86%) C++
6 51 (10.10%) Python
7 34 (6.73%) Ruby
8 26 (5.15%) C
9 21 (4.16%) Objective-C
9 21 (4.16%) PHP
9 21 (4.16%) PL/SQL
10 20 (3.96%) Clojure
11 18 (3.56%) Perl
11 18 (3.56%) T-SQL
12 14 (2.77%) Apple Swift
13 13 (2.57%) XAML
14 12 (2.38%) F#
14 12 (2.38%) Go
14 12 (2.38%) Rust
14 12 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (9.31%) Degree
2 28 (5.54%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.77%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.78%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.39%) Sun Certification
6 6 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.59%) OCMJD
7 3 (0.59%) OCPJWCD
8 2 (0.40%) MCAD
8 2 (0.40%) MCSD
8 2 (0.40%) MCTS
9 1 (0.20%) ISEB
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.53%) QA
2 4 (0.79%) MiFID
2 4 (0.79%) MISRA
3 3 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.59%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.59%) EMIR
3 3 (0.59%) SDET
4 2 (0.40%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.20%) MISRA C
System Software
1 15 (2.97%) Docker
2 4 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 33 (6.53%) Puppet
2 32 (6.34%) Ansible
3 30 (5.94%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.58%) SCOM
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.20%) CloudHub
6 1 (0.20%) Kibana
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 87 (17.23%) Microsoft
2 78 (15.45%) Oracle
3 23 (4.55%) Adobe
4 19 (3.76%) SAP
5 15 (2.97%) Apple
6 12 (2.38%) Sybase
7 9 (1.78%) Atlassian
8 8 (1.58%) Google
8 8 (1.58%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.58%) Splunk
9 7 (1.39%) DevExpress
10 6 (1.19%) IBM
10 6 (1.19%) Zend
11 4 (0.79%) Perforce
11 4 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.79%) Sun
11 4 (0.79%) WorldPay
12 3 (0.59%) MuleSoft
12 3 (0.59%) OpenLink
12 3 (0.59%) TIBCO
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