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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
UK / England
Rank 347 365 325
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -40
Contract jobs citing OOD 231 237 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.51% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.62% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 153 213
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £35.00 £36.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.03 £50.78 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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
34227 38172 35882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 82.02% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22819 25025 23588
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 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 855 1112 969
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.30 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% +49.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.76 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +43 111 £525 +16.66% 39
South East -37 32 £425 +9.67% 13
East of England +23 24 £508 -7.72% 9
North West +24 21 £375 +4.89% 13
South West -5 16 £350 -6.66% 10
West Midlands +1 10 £358 - 3
Yorkshire +12 9 £400 -1.23% 9
East Midlands +7 7 £373 +3.61% 1
North East - 1 £313 -
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 429 (85.12%) OO
2 292 (57.94%) Agile Software Development
3 227 (45.04%) Java
4 220 (43.65%) JavaScript
5 197 (39.09%) C#
6 154 (30.56%) .NET
7 151 (29.96%) HTML
8 144 (28.57%) SQL
9 140 (27.78%) Scrum
10 129 (25.60%) Web Services
11 125 (24.80%) MVC
12 112 (22.22%) CSS
13 110 (21.83%) TDD
14 108 (21.43%) XML
15 107 (21.23%) Finance
16 99 (19.64%) JSON
17 95 (18.85%) RESTful
18 90 (17.86%) jQuery
19 85 (16.87%) Linux
19 85 (16.87%) SQL Server
19 85 (16.87%) ASP.NET
20 82 (16.27%) REST
21 81 (16.07%) Oracle
21 81 (16.07%) Git (software)
22 80 (15.87%) SOAP
23 78 (15.48%) Jenkins
24 77 (15.28%) AngularJS
24 77 (15.28%) Microsoft
25 76 (15.08%) Data Structures
26 74 (14.68%) DevOps

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 49 (9.72%) Apache
2 35 (6.94%) Confluence
3 29 (5.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 26 (5.16%) Apache Solr
5 17 (3.37%) SharePoint
6 13 (2.58%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.59%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.39%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.99%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.79%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.79%) WordPress
12 3 (0.60%) CMS
12 3 (0.60%) IIS
12 3 (0.60%) JBoss
12 3 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 20 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.98%) MS Office
3 4 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Endur
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 37 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (3.77%) GitHub
4 11 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.98%) SaaS
6 8 (1.59%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.79%) PaaS
10 2 (0.40%) Google Play
10 2 (0.40%) Office 365
10 2 (0.40%) Yammer
11 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.20%) IaaS
11 1 (0.20%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.79%) LDAP
2 6 (1.19%) Internet
3 5 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.60%) HTTP
5 2 (0.40%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.40%) Network Security
6 1 (0.20%) DNS
6 1 (0.20%) FTP
6 1 (0.20%) NAS
6 1 (0.20%) SAN
6 1 (0.20%) Skype
6 1 (0.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 58 (11.51%) Relational Database
3 40 (7.94%) Oracle Database
4 35 (6.94%) MongoDB
5 30 (5.95%) MySQL
5 30 (5.95%) NoSQL
6 18 (3.57%) Big Data
7 10 (1.98%) DB2
7 10 (1.98%) KDB
7 10 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (1.98%) Power BI
8 9 (1.79%) Neo4j
8 9 (1.79%) OrientDB
8 9 (1.79%) Tick Data
9 8 (1.59%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.19%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.19%) Redis
11 6 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 81 (16.07%) Git (software)
2 78 (15.48%) Jenkins
3 65 (12.90%) Subversion
4 60 (11.90%) JIRA
5 56 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 45 (8.93%) NUnit
7 38 (7.54%) Maven
8 36 (7.14%) Ant
8 36 (7.14%) JUnit
9 34 (6.75%) Moq
10 31 (6.15%) Gradle
11 20 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (3.77%) Bitbucket
13 17 (3.37%) Cucumber
14 15 (2.98%) TeamCity
14 15 (2.98%) Xcode
15 13 (2.58%) Selenium
16 12 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (2.18%) CruiseControl
18 8 (1.59%) WebDriver
General
1 107 (21.23%) Finance
2 63 (12.50%) Banking
3 43 (8.53%) Front Office
4 35 (6.94%) Investment Banking
5 26 (5.16%) Manufacturing
5 26 (5.16%) Telecoms
6 21 (4.17%) Retail
7 20 (3.97%) Marketing
8 18 (3.57%) Electronics
9 9 (1.79%) Back Office
10 7 (1.39%) Games
10 7 (1.39%) Publishing
11 6 (1.19%) Aerospace
11 6 (1.19%) Automotive
12 4 (0.79%) Billing
13 3 (0.60%) Advertising
13 3 (0.60%) Law
13 3 (0.60%) Legal
14 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 396 (78.57%) Developer
2 111 (22.02%) Java Developer
3 94 (18.65%) .NET Developer
4 81 (16.07%) C# Developer
5 46 (9.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (7.34%) Senior Developer
7 35 (6.94%) Software Developer
8 33 (6.55%) Agile Developer
9 30 (5.95%) JavaScript Developer
10 28 (5.56%) Software Engineer
11 27 (5.36%) Architect
11 27 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 23 (4.56%) ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (4.37%) C++ Developer
14 21 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
15 20 (3.97%) .NET Software Developer
16 19 (3.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (3.77%) Investment Banking Java Developer
16 19 (3.77%) iOS Developer
17 17 (3.37%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (30.56%) .NET
2 151 (29.96%) HTML
3 129 (25.60%) Web Services
4 112 (22.22%) CSS
5 108 (21.43%) XML
6 99 (19.64%) JSON
7 95 (18.85%) RESTful
8 90 (17.86%) jQuery
9 85 (16.87%) ASP.NET
10 82 (16.27%) REST
11 80 (15.87%) SOAP
12 77 (15.28%) AngularJS
13 73 (14.48%) .NET Framework
14 67 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 65 (12.90%) Spring
15 65 (12.90%) WCF
16 45 (8.93%) WPF
17 44 (8.73%) Node.js
18 40 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 37 (7.34%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 76 (15.08%) Data Structures
2 56 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 52 (10.32%) User Experience
4 47 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (8.93%) Computer Science
6 28 (5.56%) Equities
7 25 (4.96%) Derivative
8 20 (3.97%) Mobile App
9 15 (2.98%) iPhone
10 14 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (2.78%) iPad
11 11 (2.18%) Fintech
11 11 (2.18%) Wiki
12 10 (1.98%) Cyberthreat
12 10 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.79%) Mathematics
13 9 (1.79%) N-Tier
14 8 (1.59%) Animation
15 6 (1.19%) Hedge funds
15 6 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 85 (16.87%) Linux
2 54 (10.71%) Unix
3 33 (6.55%) Windows
4 25 (4.96%) Apple iOS
5 19 (3.77%) Android
6 8 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.40%) CentOS
8 1 (0.20%) AIX
8 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (85.12%) OO
2 292 (57.94%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (27.78%) Scrum
4 125 (24.80%) MVC
5 110 (21.83%) TDD
6 74 (14.68%) DevOps
7 65 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 64 (12.70%) Unit Testing
9 62 (12.30%) SDLC
10 59 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
11 58 (11.51%) Multithreading
12 54 (10.71%) BDD
13 53 (10.52%) Open Source
14 46 (9.13%) UML
15 45 (8.93%) Pair Programming
16 33 (6.55%) Continuous Delivery
16 33 (6.55%) SOLID
17 32 (6.35%) OOP
18 31 (6.15%) Enterprise Architecture
18 31 (6.15%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 227 (45.04%) Java
2 220 (43.65%) JavaScript
3 197 (39.09%) C#
4 144 (28.57%) SQL
5 60 (11.90%) C++
6 42 (8.33%) Python
7 36 (7.14%) Ruby
8 25 (4.96%) Clojure
8 25 (4.96%) PHP
9 23 (4.56%) PL/SQL
10 21 (4.17%) T-SQL
11 18 (3.57%) C
11 18 (3.57%) Go
11 18 (3.57%) Rust
12 17 (3.37%) Objective-C
13 16 (3.17%) Perl
14 14 (2.78%) Scala
15 13 (2.58%) Apple Swift
15 13 (2.58%) F#
16 11 (2.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (7.74%) Degree
2 22 (4.37%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.79%) DV Cleared
3 9 (1.79%) Sun Certification
4 8 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.60%) OCMJD
7 3 (0.60%) OCPJWCD
8 2 (0.40%) MCAD
8 2 (0.40%) MCSD
8 2 (0.40%) MCTS
9 1 (0.20%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.20%) ISEB
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.20%) OSCP
9 1 (0.20%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.94%) QA
2 5 (0.99%) MiFID
3 4 (0.79%) SDET
4 3 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.60%) EMIR
4 3 (0.60%) MISRA
5 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.20%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.20%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.20%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 15 (2.98%) Docker
2 4 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 40 (7.94%) Puppet
2 35 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (6.75%) Ansible
4 10 (1.98%) SCOM
5 3 (0.60%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.40%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.20%) Kibana
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 81 (16.07%) Oracle
2 77 (15.28%) Microsoft
3 30 (5.95%) Adobe
4 20 (3.97%) SAP
5 15 (2.98%) Sybase
6 11 (2.18%) Apple
7 9 (1.79%) DevExpress
8 8 (1.59%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.39%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.39%) Splunk
10 6 (1.19%) Sun
10 6 (1.19%) Zend
11 5 (0.99%) Google
12 4 (0.79%) Perforce
12 4 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.79%) WorldPay
13 3 (0.60%) Hortonworks
14 2 (0.40%) MuleSoft
14 2 (0.40%) Twitter
14 2 (0.40%) VMware
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