The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 45 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs citing OOD 8 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.96% 0.18% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 0.22% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
Median daily rate £260 - £239
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £306
% change year-on-year
- +22.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +25.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
OOD
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
342 448 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 83.82% 78.73% 83.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 231 278
Median daily rate £425 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £294 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £580 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 85 42
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £50.00
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 Essex

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Essex

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

OOD
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Essex 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
Brentwood - 2 - -
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for OOD.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 8 (100.00%) Animation
1 8 (100.00%) JSON
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) RESTful
1 8 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 8 (100.00%) GitHub
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 8 (100.00%) Core Data
2 5 (62.50%) Calabash
2 5 (62.50%) Android SDK
2 5 (62.50%) Android Development
2 5 (62.50%) Gradle
2 5 (62.50%) Android
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) iPhone
3 3 (37.50%) Cocoa
3 3 (37.50%) Xcode
3 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
3 3 (37.50%) iPhone SDK
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (37.50%) iOS SDK

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) GitHub
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
2 5 (62.50%) Calabash
2 5 (62.50%) Gradle
3 3 (37.50%) Xcode
4 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Android Developer
3 3 (37.50%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 8 (100.00%) Core Data
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JSON
1 8 (100.00%) RESTful
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) Android SDK
3 3 (37.50%) Cocoa
3 3 (37.50%) iOS SDK
3 3 (37.50%) iPhone SDK
4 2 (25.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Animation
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 8 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Android Development
3 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Case Management
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Apple Swift
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Infor
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (25.00%) SAP