The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 347 366 344
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -22
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 65 23 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.11% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.14% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 16 47
Average daily rate £450 £400 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £344 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +7.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £44.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.64% +26.07%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
OOA/OOD
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 18 £433 -2.53% 9
Ealing - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
OOA/OOD
England

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 81 (76.42%) OO
2 60 (56.60%) Java
3 44 (41.51%) UML
4 39 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (33.96%) TDD
6 35 (33.02%) .NET
7 33 (31.13%) HTML
8 32 (30.19%) Oracle
8 32 (30.19%) Finance
9 31 (29.25%) CSS
10 30 (28.30%) JavaScript
10 30 (28.30%) Banking
11 29 (27.36%) SQL
12 27 (25.47%) SQL Server
12 27 (25.47%) C#
12 27 (25.47%) Spring
13 26 (24.53%) Ajax
14 25 (23.58%) Tomcat
14 25 (23.58%) OOD
15 24 (22.64%) Scrum
15 24 (22.64%) Degree
16 23 (21.70%) Hibernate
16 23 (21.70%) Web Services
17 22 (20.75%) Investment Banking
17 22 (20.75%) Multithreading
17 22 (20.75%) HTML5
18 21 (19.81%) jQuery
19 20 (18.87%) Apache Flex
19 20 (18.87%) SOA
20 19 (17.92%) XML

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 25 (23.58%) Tomcat
2 18 (16.98%) Apache
3 13 (12.26%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.66%) ArcGIS
4 6 (5.66%) ArcSDE
5 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.83%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.89%) GemFire
7 2 (1.89%) CMS
8 1 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.94%) Jetty
8 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.94%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.94%) Documentum
8 1 (0.94%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.94%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (0.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.60%) MS Project
3 4 (3.77%) MS Office
4 3 (2.83%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) ReMetrica
2 2 (1.89%) RMDS
2 2 (1.89%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.94%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) SaaS
2 1 (0.94%) IaaS
2 1 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) LDAP
2 6 (5.66%) HTTP
3 5 (4.72%) Internet
4 3 (2.83%) DMZ
4 3 (2.83%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (15.09%) MongoDB
3 15 (14.15%) NoSQL
4 14 (13.21%) MySQL
5 10 (9.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (8.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (5.66%) Oracle Database
8 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
8 6 (5.66%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (4.72%) RDBMS
9 5 (4.72%) DB2
10 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (3.77%) DB2 UDB
10 4 (3.77%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (17.92%) Eclipse
2 14 (13.21%) JUnit
3 12 (11.32%) Maven
4 11 (10.38%) Subversion
5 9 (8.49%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.89%) Hudson
8 2 (1.89%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.89%) Ant
8 2 (1.89%) NUnit
8 2 (1.89%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.94%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.94%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.94%) Xcode
9 1 (0.94%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (30.19%) Finance
2 30 (28.30%) Banking
3 22 (20.75%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.72%) Front Office
4 5 (4.72%) Back Office
5 4 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (66.04%) Developer
2 23 (21.70%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.15%) Architect
4 12 (11.32%) C# Developer
5 11 (10.38%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Systems Developer
7 6 (5.66%) PHP Developer
8 5 (4.72%) Flex Developer
8 5 (4.72%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.72%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.77%) Programmer
9 4 (3.77%) Senior Systems Developer
9 4 (3.77%) SharePoint Architect
10 3 (2.83%) Team Leader
10 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (2.83%) Quantitative Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Technical Team Leader
10 3 (2.83%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (33.02%) .NET
2 33 (31.13%) HTML
3 31 (29.25%) CSS
4 27 (25.47%) Spring
5 26 (24.53%) Ajax
6 23 (21.70%) Hibernate
6 23 (21.70%) Web Services
7 22 (20.75%) HTML5
8 21 (19.81%) jQuery
9 20 (18.87%) Apache Flex
10 19 (17.92%) XML
10 19 (17.92%) JSON
11 18 (16.98%) ASP.NET
12 17 (16.04%) SOAP
13 15 (14.15%) REST
13 15 (14.15%) WCF
13 15 (14.15%) Silverlight
13 15 (14.15%) J2EE
14 14 (13.21%) .NET Framework
15 13 (12.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) RIA
2 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.49%) Open Source
3 7 (6.60%) Client/Server
4 6 (5.66%) Fixed Income
5 5 (4.72%) Statistics
5 5 (4.72%) GIS
6 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.77%) W3C
6 4 (3.77%) Equities
7 3 (2.83%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.83%) Grid Computing
7 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.83%) CUDA
8 2 (1.89%) iPad
8 2 (1.89%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.89%) iPhone
9 1 (0.94%) Animation
9 1 (0.94%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (0.94%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.92%) Linux
2 11 (10.38%) Windows
3 6 (5.66%) UNIX
4 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (76.42%) OO
2 44 (41.51%) UML
3 39 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (33.96%) TDD
5 25 (23.58%) OOD
6 24 (22.64%) Scrum
7 22 (20.75%) Multithreading
8 20 (18.87%) SOA
9 19 (17.92%) Software Engineering
10 16 (15.09%) MVC
11 12 (11.32%) RUP
12 11 (10.38%) Content Management
12 11 (10.38%) BDD
13 10 (9.43%) PRINCE2
13 10 (9.43%) E-Commerce
14 9 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (8.49%) Automated Testing
15 8 (7.55%) Configuration Management
15 8 (7.55%) Web Development
16 7 (6.60%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (56.60%) Java
2 30 (28.30%) JavaScript
3 29 (27.36%) SQL
4 27 (25.47%) C#
5 16 (15.09%) Python
6 13 (12.26%) PL/SQL
7 11 (10.38%) PHP
8 10 (9.43%) VBA
9 9 (8.49%) C++
10 7 (6.60%) Perl
10 7 (6.60%) Clojure
11 6 (5.66%) Ruby
12 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.83%) PHP5
13 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.89%) C
15 1 (0.94%) Groovy
15 1 (0.94%) XPath
15 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (22.64%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.83%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.89%) PhD
5 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.94%) ISEB
5 1 (0.94%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.94%) Basel III
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (30.19%) Oracle
2 18 (16.98%) JBoss
3 15 (14.15%) Adobe
4 14 (13.21%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.49%) Sybase
6 6 (5.66%) EPiServer
7 5 (4.72%) Zend
8 4 (3.77%) BEA
8 4 (3.77%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.83%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.89%) SAP
10 2 (1.89%) Software AG
10 2 (1.89%) IBM
10 2 (1.89%) DataSynapse
10 2 (1.89%) ION Trading
11 1 (0.94%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.94%) Apple
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