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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 388 393 360
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -33
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 42 30 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 42
Median daily rate £500 £475 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £380
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -31.81%
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
18518 18052 18296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.94% 80.98% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13545 12688 13115
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +31 4 £538 +7.50% 1
Bromley - 4 £599 -
Docklands, London +6 1 £445 +22.75%
OOA/OOD
England

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 68 (77.27%) OO
2 59 (67.05%) Java
3 48 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (38.64%) TDD
5 32 (36.36%) Finance
6 31 (35.23%) Spring
7 29 (32.95%) Scrum
7 29 (32.95%) SQL
8 28 (31.82%) UML
9 26 (29.55%) MVC
9 26 (29.55%) Hibernate
10 25 (28.41%) Oracle
11 24 (27.27%) JavaScript
11 24 (27.27%) Web Services
12 22 (25.00%) XML
13 21 (23.86%) Tomcat
14 20 (22.73%) Java EE
14 20 (22.73%) SDLC
15 19 (21.59%) AngularJS
15 19 (21.59%) Banking
16 18 (20.45%) Maven
16 18 (20.45%) Relational Database
17 17 (19.32%) jQuery
17 17 (19.32%) JMS
17 17 (19.32%) Unix
18 16 (18.18%) HTML
18 16 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (18.18%) JIRA
18 16 (18.18%) Subversion
18 16 (18.18%) REST

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 21 (23.86%) Tomcat
2 12 (13.64%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.41%) Confluence
4 3 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.27%) Apache
5 2 (2.27%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.14%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.14%) CMS
6 1 (1.14%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.14%) Node.js
6 1 (1.14%) PegaRULES
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Office
2 6 (6.82%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.68%) MS Project
4 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Endur
1 1 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.41%) Heroku
3 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.14%) PaaS
4 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) DNS
1 3 (3.41%) Firewall
1 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.41%) VPN
2 1 (1.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) Relational Database
2 12 (13.64%) MySQL
3 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 10 (11.36%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.82%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.41%) Big Data
7 3 (3.41%) Neo4j
7 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.14%) BODI
9 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (20.45%) Maven
2 16 (18.18%) JIRA
2 16 (18.18%) Subversion
3 12 (13.64%) JUnit
4 8 (9.09%) Checkstyle
4 8 (9.09%) FindBugs
5 7 (7.95%) Cucumber
5 7 (7.95%) jMock
6 5 (5.68%) Ant
6 5 (5.68%) Eclipse
6 5 (5.68%) IntelliJ
7 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.55%) Grunt
7 4 (4.55%) PowerBuilder
8 3 (3.41%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (3.41%) gulp
8 3 (3.41%) Jasmine
8 3 (3.41%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (3.41%) Mocha
9 2 (2.27%) TestNG
General
1 32 (36.36%) Finance
2 19 (21.59%) Banking
3 4 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.55%) Wholesale Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Automotive
4 2 (2.27%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Legal
4 2 (2.27%) Marketing
4 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Billing
5 1 (1.14%) Front Office
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (63.64%) Developer
2 32 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 14 (15.91%) Senior Developer
4 12 (13.64%) Architect
5 10 (11.36%) Oracle Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (7.95%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Agile Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Core Java Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Java Architect
9 4 (4.55%) Programmer
9 4 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.41%) Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Applications Architect
10 3 (3.41%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (35.23%) Spring
2 26 (29.55%) Hibernate
3 24 (27.27%) Web Services
4 22 (25.00%) XML
5 20 (22.73%) Java EE
6 19 (21.59%) AngularJS
7 17 (19.32%) JMS
7 17 (19.32%) jQuery
8 16 (18.18%) HTML
8 16 (18.18%) REST
9 15 (17.05%) Ajax
10 14 (15.91%) CSS
10 14 (15.91%) Spring MVC
11 13 (14.77%) .NET
12 10 (11.36%) SOAP
12 10 (11.36%) WebSphere MQ
13 9 (10.23%) Akka
14 8 (9.09%) Ext JS
14 8 (9.09%) HTML5
15 7 (7.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.68%) Algorithms
3 5 (5.68%) Derivative
3 5 (5.68%) PMI
3 5 (5.68%) User Experience
4 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.41%) Fintech
5 3 (3.41%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.27%) Clustering
6 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.27%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.27%) Pharmacovigilance
7 1 (1.14%) Animation
7 1 (1.14%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.14%) iPhone
7 1 (1.14%) Replication
7 1 (1.14%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.32%) Unix
2 9 (10.23%) Linux
3 6 (6.82%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Solaris
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (77.27%) OO
2 48 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (38.64%) TDD
4 29 (32.95%) Scrum
5 28 (31.82%) UML
6 26 (29.55%) MVC
7 20 (22.73%) SDLC
8 16 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (15.91%) Multithreading
10 13 (14.77%) Mentoring
11 11 (12.50%) BDD
11 11 (12.50%) OOD
11 11 (12.50%) SOA
11 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 9 (10.23%) Concurrent Programming
13 7 (7.95%) ATDD
13 7 (7.95%) Domain-Driven Design
13 7 (7.95%) Extreme Programming
13 7 (7.95%) Functional Programming
13 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 59 (67.05%) Java
2 29 (32.95%) SQL
3 24 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.77%) C#
4 13 (14.77%) PL/SQL
5 11 (12.50%) Scala
6 9 (10.23%) Erlang
7 8 (9.09%) Python
8 6 (6.82%) C++
9 5 (5.68%) C
9 5 (5.68%) Groovy
10 3 (3.41%) ES6
10 3 (3.41%) Korn
10 3 (3.41%) PHP
10 3 (3.41%) Ruby
11 2 (2.27%) Clojure
12 1 (1.14%) HiveQL
12 1 (1.14%) Pig Latin
12 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.14%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.27%) OCPJP
3 2 (2.27%) PMP
3 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) MCAD
4 1 (1.14%) MCP
4 1 (1.14%) MCPD
4 1 (1.14%) MCSD
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 8 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) ISO15022
2 3 (3.41%) ISO20022
3 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Oozie
1 1 (1.14%) OpenSSO
1 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (28.41%) Oracle
2 14 (15.91%) IBM
3 10 (11.36%) Atlassian
4 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.41%) Zend
6 2 (2.27%) BEA
6 2 (2.27%) Google
7 1 (1.14%) Apple
7 1 (1.14%) ATG
7 1 (1.14%) Cognos
7 1 (1.14%) Demandware
7 1 (1.14%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.14%) hybris
7 1 (1.14%) Informatica
7 1 (1.14%) Intel
7 1 (1.14%) Pega
7 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.14%) SAP
7 1 (1.14%) Sun