The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 98 122 55
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -67
Contract jobs citing OOD 25 7 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.13% 0.33% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.45% 4.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 44
Average daily rate
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£340 £350 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £320 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £365 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.86 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -7.03%
OOD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1765 1571 1366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.58% 74.28% 74.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 936 819
Average daily rate £375 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £243 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 78 81
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +62.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

OOD
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +14 9 £420 +40.23%
Farnborough - 3 £340 -
Southampton +4 2 £340 -9.33% 3
Basingstoke +1 2 £250 - 1
Aldershot - 1 - -
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOD.

1 58 (80.56%) UML
2 55 (76.39%) Linux
3 50 (69.44%) C++
3 50 (69.44%) Security Cleared
4 48 (66.67%) OO
5 46 (63.89%) C
6 44 (61.11%) SC Cleared
7 43 (59.72%) Software Engineering
8 36 (50.00%) UNIX
9 26 (36.11%) GoogleTest
9 26 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (31.94%) NUnit
11 20 (27.78%) Subversion
11 20 (27.78%) Project Management
12 19 (26.39%) ClearCase
13 18 (25.00%) Configuration Management
14 16 (22.22%) Windows
14 16 (22.22%) Multithreading
15 15 (20.83%) Unit Testing
15 15 (20.83%) Integration Testing
15 15 (20.83%) Java
15 15 (20.83%) Ant
15 15 (20.83%) System Integration Testing
15 15 (20.83%) Memory Management
15 15 (20.83%) CppUnit
16 13 (18.06%) Derivative
17 12 (16.67%) Use Case
18 11 (15.28%) TOGAF
18 11 (15.28%) ISEB
19 9 (12.50%) JavaScript

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.94%) IIS
2 1 (1.39%) Apache
2 1 (1.39%) CMS
2 1 (1.39%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) Network Security
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.39%) Ingres
3 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (36.11%) GoogleTest
2 23 (31.94%) NUnit
3 20 (27.78%) Subversion
4 19 (26.39%) ClearCase
5 15 (20.83%) Ant
5 15 (20.83%) CppUnit
6 9 (12.50%) Visual Studio
7 7 (9.72%) Rational Rose
8 3 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (4.17%) JSUnit
8 3 (4.17%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.39%) Maven
9 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.39%) Moq
9 1 (1.39%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.39%) WebLogic Workshop
9 1 (1.39%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Military
2 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (55.56%) Developer
2 24 (33.33%) C Developer
3 15 (20.83%) C++ Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Software Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) Architect
6 4 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.56%) AWS Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (4.17%) C Programmer
7 3 (4.17%) C++ Programmer
7 3 (4.17%) Programmer
7 3 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Junior
8 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.78%) AWS Architect
9 1 (1.39%) Technical Design Architect
9 1 (1.39%) Technical Developer
9 1 (1.39%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) HTML
1 9 (12.50%) CSS
2 7 (9.72%) Motif
2 7 (9.72%) Ajax
2 7 (9.72%) jQuery
3 6 (8.33%) .NET
4 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.56%) XML
6 3 (4.17%) XHTML
6 3 (4.17%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (2.78%) HTML5
7 2 (2.78%) REST
7 2 (2.78%) Qt
7 2 (2.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (1.39%) FBML
8 1 (1.39%) WebCenter
8 1 (1.39%) CSS3
8 1 (1.39%) Google Maps API
8 1 (1.39%) wxWidgets
8 1 (1.39%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (18.06%) Derivative
3 8 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.39%) W3C
6 1 (1.39%) Statistics
6 1 (1.39%) Cybernetics
6 1 (1.39%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (76.39%) Linux
2 36 (50.00%) UNIX
3 16 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (80.56%) UML
2 48 (66.67%) OO
3 43 (59.72%) Software Engineering
4 20 (27.78%) Project Management
5 18 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 16 (22.22%) Multithreading
7 15 (20.83%) Memory Management
7 15 (20.83%) Unit Testing
7 15 (20.83%) Integration Testing
7 15 (20.83%) System Integration Testing
8 12 (16.67%) Use Case
9 11 (15.28%) TOGAF
10 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (12.50%) SDLC
11 7 (9.72%) RUP
11 7 (9.72%) Unified Process
12 3 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
13 2 (2.78%) Project Planning
13 2 (2.78%) Web Development
13 2 (2.78%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (69.44%) C++
2 46 (63.89%) C
3 15 (20.83%) Java
4 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.94%) Python
6 3 (4.17%) C#
6 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.17%) VB
6 3 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.39%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) SQL
7 1 (1.39%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 50 (69.44%) Security Cleared
2 44 (61.11%) SC Cleared
3 11 (15.28%) ISEB
4 3 (4.17%) Degree
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) TickIT
2 2 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) WAI
Vendors
1 4 (5.56%) Oracle
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) Telerik
2 3 (4.17%) Aquila
3 1 (1.39%) Google
3 1 (1.39%) Facebook
3 1 (1.39%) Twitter
3 1 (1.39%) Adobe