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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 395 359 333
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -26
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 25 47 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.25% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 40
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£500 £500 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £370 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-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
18570 18537 19054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.20% 78.82% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13198 12938 13200
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 225 259
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £53.50 £51.46
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the London region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
City of London -23 8 £625 +25.00% 1
Uxbridge - 3 £450 -
Bromley - 1 - -
OOA/OOD
England

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 39 (75.00%) OO
2 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (53.85%) Java
4 23 (44.23%) .NET
5 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
6 17 (32.69%) HTML
6 17 (32.69%) Web Services
6 17 (32.69%) UML
7 16 (30.77%) C#
7 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 15 (28.85%) OOD
8 15 (28.85%) SOA
8 15 (28.85%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (26.92%) Waterfall
9 14 (26.92%) Mentoring
9 14 (26.92%) TDD
10 13 (25.00%) J2EE
10 13 (25.00%) Degree
10 13 (25.00%) Ajax
11 12 (23.08%) SQL
11 12 (23.08%) MVC
12 11 (21.15%) Project Management
12 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2
12 11 (21.15%) WCF
12 11 (21.15%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (19.23%) HTML5
13 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (19.23%) CSS
13 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
13 10 (19.23%) MS Excel

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 4 (7.69%) Node.js
2 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project
3 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (13.46%) DTS
5 7 (13.46%) EDRMS
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.92%) IDMS
7 1 (1.92%) KDB
7 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.92%) Redis
7 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) TeamCity
2 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
3 6 (11.54%) Cucumber
4 5 (9.62%) Moq
5 4 (7.69%) SpecFlow
5 4 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (7.69%) NUnit
6 3 (5.77%) Ant
6 3 (5.77%) ERwin
7 2 (3.85%) JUnit
7 2 (3.85%) VisualAge
7 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Maven
8 1 (1.92%) jMock
8 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.92%) MSTest
8 1 (1.92%) Calabash
8 1 (1.92%) Android Studio
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Back Office
3 3 (5.77%) Advertising
4 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Front Office
5 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Architect
3 9 (17.31%) .NET Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (7.69%) UI Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior UI Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.69%) UI Programmer
9 3 (5.77%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) CRM Architect
9 3 (5.77%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.85%) J2EE Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
10 2 (3.85%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) .NET
2 17 (32.69%) Web Services
2 17 (32.69%) HTML
3 13 (25.00%) Ajax
3 13 (25.00%) J2EE
4 11 (21.15%) WCF
5 10 (19.23%) HTML5
5 10 (19.23%) CSS
6 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
6 9 (17.31%) SOAP
6 9 (17.31%) Spring
7 8 (15.38%) jQuery
7 8 (15.38%) WSDL
7 8 (15.38%) Middleware
7 8 (15.38%) XML
8 7 (13.46%) JRules
9 6 (11.54%) EJB
9 6 (11.54%) JSP
9 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
9 6 (11.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.77%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.85%) Statistics
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
6 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.92%) Tandem
6 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) UNIX
2 3 (5.77%) Windows
3 2 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) OO
2 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.69%) UML
4 15 (28.85%) OOD
4 15 (28.85%) SOA
4 15 (28.85%) Enterprise Architecture
5 14 (26.92%) Waterfall
5 14 (26.92%) TDD
5 14 (26.92%) Mentoring
6 12 (23.08%) MVC
7 11 (21.15%) Project Management
7 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2
8 10 (19.23%) TOGAF
9 9 (17.31%) Scrum
9 9 (17.31%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (15.38%) Multithreading
10 8 (15.38%) OOP
11 7 (13.46%) SSADM
11 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
11 7 (13.46%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) Java
2 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 16 (30.77%) C#
4 12 (23.08%) SQL
5 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.77%) Python
7 2 (3.85%) C
7 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.85%) VBA
8 1 (1.92%) C++
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) OCPJP
3 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) PMBOK
2 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Puppet
1 7 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.92%) logstash
2 1 (1.92%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) webMethods
3 5 (9.62%) KANA
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle
4 4 (7.69%) IBM
4 4 (7.69%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.85%) Tableau
6 1 (1.92%) Endeca
6 1 (1.92%) Google
6 1 (1.92%) Zend