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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 406 367 348
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -19
Contract jobs citing OOD 234 291 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.56% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.69% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 217 195
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +5.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.92 £30.30 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £40.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £36.75 £33.73
% change year-on-year
+6.12% +8.96%
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
41718 41986 39745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.12% 80.50% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27767 27817 25061
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £576 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1020 1132 1107
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.83% +34.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.61 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.90 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -76 102 £450 -5.26% 45
South East +6 49 £375 +3.44% 11
South West +16 25 £350 -17.64% 15
North West +19 16 £315 -13.40% 12
Yorkshire -4 12 £325 -7.14% 3
West Midlands -23 12 £393 - 6
East Midlands +4 10 £450 +44.00% 4
East of England +6 7 £475 +35.71% 7
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 396 (84.26%) OO
2 258 (54.89%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (36.60%) C#
4 158 (33.62%) .NET
5 151 (32.13%) JavaScript
6 147 (31.28%) Java
7 143 (30.43%) Scrum
8 136 (28.94%) HTML
9 121 (25.74%) SQL
9 121 (25.74%) TDD
10 111 (23.62%) Unit Testing
10 111 (23.62%) CSS
11 106 (22.55%) Web Services
12 104 (22.13%) MVC
13 99 (21.06%) Finance
14 95 (20.21%) Linux
15 86 (18.30%) RESTful
16 84 (17.87%) ASP.NET
17 82 (17.45%) SQL Server
18 80 (17.02%) Microsoft
19 77 (16.38%) BDD
20 75 (15.96%) Software Engineering
21 71 (15.11%) Computer Science
22 69 (14.68%) UML
23 68 (14.47%) User Experience
24 67 (14.26%) C++
25 63 (13.40%) Git (software)
25 63 (13.40%) Multithreading
26 62 (13.19%) Spring
27 61 (12.98%) REST

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 29 (6.17%) Confluence
2 24 (5.11%) SharePoint
3 22 (4.68%) Tomcat
3 22 (4.68%) WebSphere
4 21 (4.47%) Apache
5 20 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (2.55%) JBoss
7 11 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.70%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (1.49%) CMS
9 7 (1.49%) IIS
10 5 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.85%) Documentum
11 4 (0.85%) WordPress
12 3 (0.64%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.64%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.21%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.21%) nginx
13 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.21%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 31 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.70%) MS Office
3 6 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.21%) InVision
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (3.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.43%) RMDS
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Endur
3 1 (0.21%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.49%) Bluemix
4 7 (1.49%) GitHub
4 7 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.49%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.21%) Google Play
6 1 (0.21%) IaaS
6 1 (0.21%) PaaS
6 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.47%) Internet
2 18 (3.83%) HTTP
3 9 (1.91%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.28%) AMQP
5 3 (0.64%) LDAP
6 2 (0.43%) SNMP
7 1 (0.21%) Broadband
7 1 (0.21%) DMZ
7 1 (0.21%) Firewall
7 1 (0.21%) Network Security
7 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (17.45%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.51%) MySQL
3 31 (6.60%) Relational Database
4 26 (5.53%) Oracle Database
5 24 (5.11%) Neo4j
6 21 (4.47%) MongoDB
7 17 (3.62%) OrientDB
8 14 (2.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (2.98%) ObjectStore
9 13 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (2.34%) Hadoop
11 11 (2.34%) NoSQL
11 11 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (2.13%) Big Data
12 10 (2.13%) KDB
12 10 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (2.13%) Redis
13 9 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 63 (13.40%) Git (software)
2 56 (11.91%) Subversion
3 53 (11.28%) Visual Studio
4 47 (10.00%) JIRA
5 44 (9.36%) Jenkins
6 36 (7.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 33 (7.02%) Ant
7 33 (7.02%) Xcode
8 31 (6.60%) NUnit
9 26 (5.53%) Maven
10 24 (5.11%) JUnit
11 23 (4.89%) ClearCase
12 22 (4.68%) GoogleTest
13 21 (4.47%) Bitbucket
14 18 (3.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 18 (3.83%) CppUnit
15 15 (3.19%) Eclipse
16 14 (2.98%) Mercurial
17 11 (2.34%) Cucumber
18 10 (2.13%) gulp
General
1 99 (21.06%) Finance
2 49 (10.43%) Banking
3 30 (6.38%) Front Office
4 29 (6.17%) Investment Banking
5 24 (5.11%) Telecoms
6 23 (4.89%) Manufacturing
7 18 (3.83%) Marketing
8 16 (3.40%) Electronics
9 14 (2.98%) Publishing
10 9 (1.91%) Back Office
11 8 (1.70%) Games
11 8 (1.70%) Retail
12 7 (1.49%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.85%) Automotive
13 4 (0.85%) Legal
13 4 (0.85%) Local Government
14 3 (0.64%) Advertising
15 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.43%) Law
15 2 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 377 (80.21%) Developer
2 88 (18.72%) C# Developer
3 87 (18.51%) .NET Developer
4 78 (16.60%) Java Developer
5 54 (11.49%) C# .NET Developer
6 47 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 43 (9.15%) Agile Developer
8 40 (8.51%) Senior Developer
9 35 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 34 (7.23%) Software Engineer
11 33 (7.02%) iOS Developer
12 32 (6.81%) C++ Developer
13 31 (6.60%) ASP.NET Developer
14 27 (5.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 26 (5.53%) Agile C# Developer
16 24 (5.11%) Agile .NET Developer
17 22 (4.68%) JavaScript Developer
18 21 (4.47%) Python Developer
19 20 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
20 19 (4.04%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (33.62%) .NET
2 136 (28.94%) HTML
3 111 (23.62%) CSS
4 106 (22.55%) Web Services
5 86 (18.30%) RESTful
6 84 (17.87%) ASP.NET
7 62 (13.19%) Spring
8 61 (12.98%) REST
9 60 (12.77%) WCF
10 54 (11.49%) XML
11 53 (11.28%) HTML5
12 52 (11.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 47 (10.00%) .NET Framework
13 47 (10.00%) AngularJS
13 47 (10.00%) jQuery
13 47 (10.00%) SOAP
14 46 (9.79%) JSON
15 42 (8.94%) WPF
16 36 (7.66%) CSS3
17 35 (7.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 71 (15.11%) Computer Science
2 68 (14.47%) User Experience
3 54 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (9.36%) Derivative
5 43 (9.15%) Data Structures
6 36 (7.66%) Algorithms
6 36 (7.66%) iPad
7 34 (7.23%) iPhone
8 21 (4.47%) Mobile App
9 19 (4.04%) Cyberthreat
9 19 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (3.83%) Wiki
11 13 (2.77%) Equity Derivative
11 13 (2.77%) Fixed Income
12 10 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (1.70%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (1.70%) Mathematics
14 6 (1.28%) Fintech
14 6 (1.28%) Hedge funds
14 6 (1.28%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 95 (20.21%) Linux
2 49 (10.43%) Unix
3 43 (9.15%) Windows
4 38 (8.09%) Apple iOS
5 16 (3.40%) Android
6 7 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (84.26%) OO
2 258 (54.89%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (30.43%) Scrum
4 121 (25.74%) TDD
5 111 (23.62%) Unit Testing
6 104 (22.13%) MVC
7 77 (16.38%) BDD
8 75 (15.96%) Software Engineering
9 69 (14.68%) UML
10 63 (13.40%) Multithreading
11 57 (12.13%) DevOps
12 50 (10.64%) SDLC
13 48 (10.21%) Continuous Integration
14 38 (8.09%) SOA
15 36 (7.66%) Mobile Development
15 36 (7.66%) Requirements Analysis
16 35 (7.45%) iOS Development
16 35 (7.45%) Web Development
17 32 (6.81%) Open Source
18 30 (6.38%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 172 (36.60%) C#
2 151 (32.13%) JavaScript
3 147 (31.28%) Java
4 121 (25.74%) SQL
5 67 (14.26%) C++
6 52 (11.06%) Python
7 37 (7.87%) Objective-C
8 33 (7.02%) C
9 31 (6.60%) Ruby
10 26 (5.53%) PL/SQL
11 24 (5.11%) PHP
12 20 (4.26%) Scala
13 16 (3.40%) Shell Script
14 13 (2.77%) T-SQL
15 11 (2.34%) Apple Swift
16 10 (2.13%) VBA
16 10 (2.13%) XAML
17 8 (1.70%) AspectJ
17 8 (1.70%) Perl
18 7 (1.49%) F#
Qualifications
1 57 (12.13%) Degree
2 48 (10.21%) Security Cleared
3 25 (5.32%) SC Cleared
4 21 (4.47%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.43%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.21%) MCP
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.83%) QA
2 5 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.64%) MISRA
4 2 (0.43%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.06%) Docker
3 2 (0.43%) GridGain
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (2.55%) Ansible
2 7 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.49%) Puppet
3 3 (0.64%) Oozie
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.21%) CloudHub
5 1 (0.21%) Kibana
5 1 (0.21%) Nagios
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 80 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 58 (12.34%) Oracle
3 27 (5.74%) Apple
4 17 (3.62%) SAP
5 14 (2.98%) Atlassian
6 11 (2.34%) IBM
7 10 (2.13%) Sybase
8 8 (1.70%) Google
9 7 (1.49%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.28%) ATG
10 6 (1.28%) hybris
11 4 (0.85%) Zend
12 3 (0.64%) Informatica
12 3 (0.64%) ION Trading
12 3 (0.64%) Splunk
13 2 (0.43%) Intershop
13 2 (0.43%) Perforce
13 2 (0.43%) StreamBase
13 2 (0.43%) Twitter
13 2 (0.43%) VMware
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