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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 107 41 90
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +49
Contract jobs citing OOD 8 66 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.39% 3.60% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 4.90% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 46 18
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£350 £325 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £414 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.86 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-7.03% +1.35%
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
1490 1346 1407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 72.19% 73.35% 73.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 874 801 764
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 83 101
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.13 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -28.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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
Southampton -9 1 £375 - 2
Fareham - 1 £350 -
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Farnborough - - - - 1
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 23 (85.19%) UML
2 20 (74.07%) Use Case
3 19 (70.37%) Ant
4 17 (62.96%) C
4 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
5 15 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 15 (55.56%) Linux
6 14 (51.85%) UNIX
6 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
7 13 (48.15%) OO
7 13 (48.15%) Subversion
7 13 (48.15%) NUnit
7 13 (48.15%) Configuration Management
8 12 (44.44%) Motif
8 12 (44.44%) Project Management
8 12 (44.44%) ClearCase
8 12 (44.44%) GoogleTest
8 12 (44.44%) CppUnit
9 10 (37.04%) Multithreading
9 10 (37.04%) RUP
9 10 (37.04%) Unified Process
9 10 (37.04%) Rational Rose
10 8 (29.63%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (29.63%) SQL
10 8 (29.63%) Memory Management
11 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
11 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
11 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (25.93%) Derivative
11 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) RDBMS
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
1 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (70.37%) Ant
2 13 (48.15%) NUnit
2 13 (48.15%) Subversion
3 12 (44.44%) ClearCase
3 12 (44.44%) CppUnit
3 12 (44.44%) GoogleTest
4 10 (37.04%) Rational Rose
5 7 (25.93%) Maven
5 7 (25.93%) Toad
6 4 (14.81%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
8 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Software Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) Motif
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) JDBC
3 5 (18.52%) Servlets
3 5 (18.52%) J2EE
3 5 (18.52%) JSF
3 5 (18.52%) Java EE
3 5 (18.52%) JPA
3 5 (18.52%) PrimeFaces
4 2 (7.41%) WCF
4 2 (7.41%) .NET
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) Symfony
5 1 (3.70%) CakePHP
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
5 1 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) UML
2 20 (74.07%) Use Case
3 15 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 13 (48.15%) OO
4 13 (48.15%) Configuration Management
5 12 (44.44%) Project Management
6 10 (37.04%) RUP
6 10 (37.04%) Unified Process
6 10 (37.04%) Multithreading
7 8 (29.63%) Memory Management
7 8 (29.63%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
9 2 (7.41%) MVC
10 1 (3.70%) Scrum
10 1 (3.70%) SOA
10 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.70%) TDD
10 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
10 1 (3.70%) AOP
10 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) C
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) PL/SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
2 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Talend
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Lotus
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Zend