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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank - 50 62
Contract jobs citing OOD 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 1.14% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.47% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £339
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £31.52 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.73
% change year-on-year
- +11.19%
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
363 407 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 86.63% 77.52% 79.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 213 214
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 66 44
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.59 £34.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.59% +7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £24.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.75 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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