The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 378 424 393
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -31
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 52 22 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.094% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 12 25
Median daily rate £513 £459 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.71% -3.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £319 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -22.72%
OOA/OOD
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19623 19417 20021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.00% 83.37% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14060 13937 14217
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 217 254
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £55.30 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing OOA/OOD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in London

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Trend in London

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Histogram in London

OOA/OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Trend in London

OOA/OOD
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +19 6 £513 -2.38% 5
Westminster - 4 £513 -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
OOA/OOD
England

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 62 (67.39%) Java
2 60 (65.22%) OO
3 51 (55.43%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (44.57%) UML
5 40 (43.48%) TDD
6 37 (40.22%) Scrum
6 37 (40.22%) XML
7 36 (39.13%) Oracle
8 32 (34.78%) SOA
9 26 (28.26%) Finance
10 24 (26.09%) JavaScript
11 22 (23.91%) HTML
12 21 (22.83%) SQL
12 21 (22.83%) Spring
13 20 (21.74%) .NET
14 19 (20.65%) Banking
15 18 (19.57%) C#
16 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
16 17 (18.48%) Web Services
16 17 (18.48%) MVC
16 17 (18.48%) Maven
17 16 (17.39%) Hibernate
17 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (17.39%) Tomcat
17 16 (17.39%) AngularJS
18 15 (16.30%) JIRA
19 14 (15.22%) Java EE
19 14 (15.22%) Ajax
19 14 (15.22%) Unix
19 14 (15.22%) PL/SQL

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.43%) Apache
3 5 (5.43%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (4.35%) Confluence
4 4 (4.35%) Documentum
4 4 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.26%) GlassFish
5 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.09%) CMS
7 1 (1.09%) JBoss
7 1 (1.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.09%) Endur
2 1 (1.09%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) LDAP
2 1 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.22%) Relational Database
3 12 (13.04%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.52%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.43%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.35%) MySQL
7 4 (4.35%) Neo4j
7 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.26%) BODI
8 3 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 17 (18.48%) Maven
2 15 (16.30%) JIRA
3 12 (13.04%) Subversion
4 11 (11.96%) Eclipse
4 11 (11.96%) IntelliJ
4 11 (11.96%) JUnit
5 7 (7.61%) Ant
5 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.52%) Git (software)
6 6 (6.52%) Grunt
7 5 (5.43%) Apache Ivy
7 5 (5.43%) gulp
7 5 (5.43%) Jasmine
7 5 (5.43%) jMock
7 5 (5.43%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (5.43%) Mocha
7 5 (5.43%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (4.35%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.26%) PowerBuilder
9 3 (3.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (28.26%) Finance
2 19 (20.65%) Banking
3 9 (9.78%) Marketing
4 4 (4.35%) Wholesale Banking
5 3 (3.26%) Advertising
5 3 (3.26%) Billing
6 2 (2.17%) Automotive
6 2 (2.17%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Back Office
7 1 (1.09%) Front Office
7 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (53.26%) Developer
2 31 (33.70%) Architect
3 27 (29.35%) Java Developer
4 15 (16.30%) Senior Developer
4 15 (16.30%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (13.04%) Technical Architect
6 10 (10.87%) .NET Developer
7 9 (9.78%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (7.61%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Agile Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Java Architect
10 5 (5.43%) Oracle Architect
10 5 (5.43%) SOA Architect
10 5 (5.43%) Software Architect
11 4 (4.35%) Core Java Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Integration Architect
11 4 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (40.22%) XML
2 22 (23.91%) HTML
3 21 (22.83%) Spring
4 20 (21.74%) .NET
5 17 (18.48%) Web Services
6 16 (17.39%) AngularJS
6 16 (17.39%) Hibernate
7 14 (15.22%) Ajax
7 14 (15.22%) Java EE
8 13 (14.13%) CSS
8 13 (14.13%) REST
9 12 (13.04%) J2EE
9 12 (13.04%) jQuery
10 11 (11.96%) EJB
10 11 (11.96%) Spring MVC
11 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET
11 8 (8.70%) FpML
11 8 (8.70%) JSP
11 8 (8.70%) Middleware
11 8 (8.70%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (8.70%) User Experience
4 7 (7.61%) Derivative
5 4 (4.35%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.26%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.26%) Robotics
7 2 (2.17%) Clustering
7 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.09%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.09%) Fintech
8 1 (1.09%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.22%) Unix
2 7 (7.61%) Linux
2 7 (7.61%) Windows
3 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.26%) Solaris
4 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.26%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (65.22%) OO
2 51 (55.43%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (44.57%) UML
4 40 (43.48%) TDD
5 37 (40.22%) Scrum
6 32 (34.78%) SOA
7 17 (18.48%) MVC
8 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (11.96%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (11.96%) SDLC
9 11 (11.96%) Waterfall
10 9 (9.78%) BDD
10 9 (9.78%) Kanban
11 8 (8.70%) Data Modelling
11 8 (8.70%) Document Management
11 8 (8.70%) RUP
12 7 (7.61%) DevOps
12 7 (7.61%) Multithreading
12 7 (7.61%) PRINCE2
12 7 (7.61%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 62 (67.39%) Java
2 24 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 21 (22.83%) SQL
4 18 (19.57%) C#
5 14 (15.22%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.43%) ES6
7 4 (4.35%) C
7 4 (4.35%) C++
7 4 (4.35%) PHP
7 4 (4.35%) Scala
8 3 (3.26%) Korn
8 3 (3.26%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.17%) Clojure
9 2 (2.17%) Groovy
9 2 (2.17%) Python
10 1 (1.09%) Erlang
10 1 (1.09%) F#
10 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) MCAD
2 7 (7.61%) MCP
2 7 (7.61%) MCPD
2 7 (7.61%) MCSD
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.35%) ISEB
3 4 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.17%) OCPJP
4 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) ISO15022
1 3 (3.26%) ISO20022
2 2 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) OpenSSO
2 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (39.13%) Oracle
2 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.70%) IBM
4 7 (7.61%) EPiServer
5 5 (5.43%) BEA
6 4 (4.35%) Atlassian
6 4 (4.35%) Sybase
7 3 (3.26%) ATG
7 3 (3.26%) Blue Prism
7 3 (3.26%) Cognos
7 3 (3.26%) Informatica
7 3 (3.26%) Kofax
7 3 (3.26%) Sun
7 3 (3.26%) Zend
8 1 (1.09%) Adobe
8 1 (1.09%) Pega
8 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.09%) Reuters
8 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.09%) TIBCO