The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 32 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOD 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.29% - 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
- +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £37.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+10.73% -4.48%
OOD
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
188 155 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.03% 74.88% 63.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 82 43
Average daily rate £438 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £220 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) RESTful
1 7 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 7 (100.00%) iPad
1 7 (100.00%) Node.js
1 7 (100.00%) Express
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 7 (100.00%) gulp
2 6 (85.71%) React
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 5 (71.43%) HTTP
3 5 (71.43%) Middleware
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) Isomorphic JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) DOM
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (100.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) gulp
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Node.js Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Express
1 7 (100.00%) RESTful
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) React
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) Middleware
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) DOM
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) hapi
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) iPad
2 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Software Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Isomorphic JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA