The first table below looks at the demand for OOA/OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £344 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +7.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £44.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.64% +26.07%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
146 210 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 66.06% 61.40% 59.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 99 107
Average daily rate £375 £325 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £262 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £33.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.25% +91.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OOA/OOD
South East

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Trend in Kent

OOA/OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

OOA/OOD
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - - - -
Folkestone - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
OOA/OOD
South East

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) JMX
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) BODI
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenSSO
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BODI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) JMX
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica