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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 412 384 325
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -59
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 21 40 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.16% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.21% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 49
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£475 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £405 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £319
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
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
19209 19220 19867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.81% 79.03% 78.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13729 13396 13902
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 219 241
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -8.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +2 5 £525 +5.00%
Uxbridge - 3 £450 -
Bromley - 2 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £375 -
OOA/OOD
England

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (76.47%) OO
2 32 (62.75%) Java
3 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (41.18%) Web Services
5 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
5 19 (37.25%) HTML
6 18 (35.29%) .NET
6 18 (35.29%) UML
6 18 (35.29%) OOD
7 16 (31.37%) SOA
8 15 (29.41%) J2EE
8 15 (29.41%) Ajax
8 15 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (27.45%) Mentoring
10 13 (25.49%) Project Management
10 13 (25.49%) SQL
11 12 (23.53%) C#
11 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 12 (23.53%) MVC
11 12 (23.53%) Spring
12 11 (21.57%) TDD
12 11 (21.57%) XML
12 11 (21.57%) SOAP
12 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2
12 11 (21.57%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (21.57%) jQuery
12 11 (21.57%) HTML5
12 11 (21.57%) Waterfall
13 10 (19.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (19.61%) CSS

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (7.84%) WebLogic
1 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
1 4 (7.84%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (13.73%) DTS
3 7 (13.73%) EDRMS
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.96%) Redis
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) IDMS
5 1 (1.96%) KDB
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) TeamCity
2 7 (13.73%) Cucumber
2 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.80%) Moq
4 4 (7.84%) SpecFlow
4 4 (7.84%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (7.84%) NUnit
4 4 (7.84%) VisualAge
4 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 3 (5.88%) ERwin
5 3 (5.88%) Ant
5 3 (5.88%) JUnit
6 2 (3.92%) jMock
7 1 (1.96%) Calabash
7 1 (1.96%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.96%) Maven
7 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.96%) MSTest
General
1 9 (17.65%) Banking
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 4 (7.84%) Investment Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Financial Institution
3 4 (7.84%) Back Office
3 4 (7.84%) Retail Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Advertising
5 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.96%) Front Office
5 1 (1.96%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Architect
3 10 (19.61%) Java Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Consultant
5 7 (13.73%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (5.88%) CRM Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (3.92%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) Web Services
2 19 (37.25%) HTML
3 18 (35.29%) .NET
4 15 (29.41%) J2EE
4 15 (29.41%) Ajax
5 12 (23.53%) Spring
6 11 (21.57%) jQuery
6 11 (21.57%) HTML5
6 11 (21.57%) XML
6 11 (21.57%) SOAP
7 10 (19.61%) CSS
7 10 (19.61%) WSDL
8 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
8 9 (17.65%) WCF
9 8 (15.69%) JSON
9 8 (15.69%) EJB
9 8 (15.69%) JSP
9 8 (15.69%) Middleware
10 7 (13.73%) JRules
10 7 (13.73%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.88%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.92%) Tandem
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.96%) User Experience
6 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (76.47%) OO
2 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (35.29%) UML
3 18 (35.29%) OOD
4 16 (31.37%) SOA
5 15 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 14 (27.45%) Mentoring
7 13 (25.49%) Project Management
8 12 (23.53%) MVC
9 11 (21.57%) TDD
9 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2
9 11 (21.57%) Waterfall
10 10 (19.61%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (19.61%) OOP
10 10 (19.61%) TOGAF
11 9 (17.65%) Scrum
12 7 (13.73%) SSADM
12 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
12 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
12 7 (13.73%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) Java
2 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.49%) SQL
4 12 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (3.92%) C
7 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) OCPJP
3 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) PMBOK
2 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Puppet
1 7 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) logstash
2 1 (1.96%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) webMethods
3 5 (9.80%) KANA
3 5 (9.80%) TIBCO
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle
4 4 (7.84%) IBM
5 1 (1.96%) Endeca
5 1 (1.96%) Google