The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 258 275 260
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs citing OOD 151 132 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.57% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.72% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 98 99
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £325 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £644 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.80%
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
17519 18244 16755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.23% 78.14% 77.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12262 12918 11637
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 228 225
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -23.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in London

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in London

OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in London

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in London

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 OOD within the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 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 +3 32 £413 -2.94% 22
Docklands, London - 2 £363 -
Osterley - 2 £490 -
Paddington - 1 £500 -
Croydon - 1 £375 -
Hounslow - 1 £490 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £350 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing 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 OOD.

1 265 (93.97%) OO
2 182 (64.54%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (43.97%) Java
4 107 (37.94%) SQL
5 105 (37.23%) TDD
6 101 (35.82%) C#
7 99 (35.11%) .NET
8 98 (34.75%) JavaScript
9 87 (30.85%) Banking
10 80 (28.37%) Web Services
11 73 (25.89%) Scrum
12 67 (23.76%) Oracle
13 66 (23.40%) Unit Testing
14 63 (22.34%) .NET Framework
15 62 (21.99%) Linux
16 61 (21.63%) Investment Banking
17 56 (19.86%) HTML
17 56 (19.86%) WCF
18 55 (19.50%) Web Development
18 55 (19.50%) SQL Server
19 53 (18.79%) Finance
20 52 (18.44%) Hibernate
21 51 (18.09%) MVC
21 51 (18.09%) ASP.NET
22 48 (17.02%) Pair Programming
23 47 (16.67%) Python
24 44 (15.60%) Relational Database
25 43 (15.25%) XML
25 43 (15.25%) SOA
26 42 (14.89%) RESTful

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.32%) WebLogic
2 12 (4.26%) Apache
3 11 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.55%) CMS
4 10 (3.55%) Node.js
5 7 (2.48%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.13%) GlassFish
6 6 (2.13%) IIS
7 5 (1.77%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (1.77%) Confluence
8 3 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.06%) MTS
8 3 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.06%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.71%) JBoss
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.35%) Kentico
10 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.35%) DNN
Applications
1 4 (1.42%) MS Project
1 4 (1.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.77%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.42%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.71%) Summit
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.13%) GitHub
3 3 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.13%) LDAP
1 6 (2.13%) Internet
2 2 (0.71%) UPnP
3 1 (0.35%) HTTP
3 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (19.50%) SQL Server
2 44 (15.60%) Relational Database
3 35 (12.41%) RDBMS
4 27 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (6.03%) Oracle Database
6 10 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.19%) MySQL
8 7 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.77%) OLTP
9 5 (1.77%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.77%) TKPROF
10 4 (1.42%) HBase
10 4 (1.42%) Big Data
10 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.42%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (12.06%) Visual Studio
1 34 (12.06%) jMock
2 29 (10.28%) Maven
3 28 (9.93%) JUnit
4 21 (7.45%) Subversion
4 21 (7.45%) Cucumber
5 17 (6.03%) Jenkins
6 16 (5.67%) Xcode
6 16 (5.67%) NUnit
7 15 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (4.96%) TeamCity
9 13 (4.61%) Git (software)
9 13 (4.61%) Android Studio
10 12 (4.26%) Calabash
11 10 (3.55%) JIRA
11 10 (3.55%) Eclipse
12 7 (2.48%) Moq
12 7 (2.48%) Mockito
12 7 (2.48%) Mercurial
13 6 (2.13%) CocoaPods
General
1 87 (30.85%) Banking
2 61 (21.63%) Investment Banking
3 53 (18.79%) Finance
4 40 (14.18%) Front Office
5 17 (6.03%) Back Office
6 6 (2.13%) Publishing
7 5 (1.77%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.42%) Billing
9 2 (0.71%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.71%) Marketing
9 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.35%) Advertising
10 1 (0.35%) Legal
10 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 232 (82.27%) Developer
2 69 (24.47%) Java Developer
3 45 (15.96%) C# Developer
4 35 (12.41%) .NET Developer
5 29 (10.28%) Senior Developer
6 23 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (6.38%) Android Developer
8 16 (5.67%) iOS Developer
9 15 (5.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (5.32%) Lead Developer
10 13 (4.61%) C++ Developer
11 12 (4.26%) Lead Java Developer
11 12 (4.26%) Python Developer
11 12 (4.26%) Senior Android Developer
12 11 (3.90%) Oracle Developer
12 11 (3.90%) Analyst
13 10 (3.55%) ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (2.48%) Senior C# Developer
14 7 (2.48%) Project Manager
14 7 (2.48%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (35.11%) .NET
2 80 (28.37%) Web Services
3 63 (22.34%) .NET Framework
4 56 (19.86%) WCF
4 56 (19.86%) HTML
5 52 (18.44%) Hibernate
6 51 (18.09%) ASP.NET
7 43 (15.25%) XML
8 42 (14.89%) RESTful
9 35 (12.41%) WPF
9 35 (12.41%) jQuery
10 34 (12.06%) J2SE
11 32 (11.35%) JSON
12 29 (10.28%) CSS
13 27 (9.57%) WinForms
13 27 (9.57%) LINQ
14 25 (8.87%) Spring
15 24 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (7.09%) Entity Framework
17 19 (6.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.06%) User Experience
2 24 (8.51%) N-Tier
2 24 (8.51%) Derivative
3 23 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (6.74%) Fixed Income
4 19 (6.74%) Mobile App
5 15 (5.32%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.26%) iPad
6 12 (4.26%) Equity Derivative
6 12 (4.26%) Mobile Payment
7 11 (3.90%) iPhone
8 10 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.48%) Equities
9 7 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (2.13%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.13%) Replication
10 6 (2.13%) Animation
11 5 (1.77%) Market Risk
11 5 (1.77%) Open Source
11 5 (1.77%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 62 (21.99%) Linux
2 29 (10.28%) UNIX
3 28 (9.93%) Android
4 21 (7.45%) Apple iOS
4 21 (7.45%) Windows
5 2 (0.71%) AIX
6 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (93.97%) OO
2 182 (64.54%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (37.23%) TDD
4 73 (25.89%) Scrum
5 66 (23.40%) Unit Testing
6 55 (19.50%) Web Development
7 51 (18.09%) MVC
8 48 (17.02%) Pair Programming
9 43 (15.25%) SOA
10 41 (14.54%) BDD
10 41 (14.54%) User Stories
11 39 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (12.41%) OOP
12 35 (12.41%) Technical Analysis
13 32 (11.35%) UML
14 29 (10.28%) Multithreading
15 25 (8.87%) OOA/OOD
16 23 (8.16%) Kanban
17 22 (7.80%) Android Development
17 22 (7.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 124 (43.97%) Java
2 107 (37.94%) SQL
3 101 (35.82%) C#
4 98 (34.75%) JavaScript
5 47 (16.67%) Python
6 19 (6.74%) C++
7 18 (6.38%) T-SQL
8 16 (5.67%) PL/SQL
9 14 (4.96%) Objective-C
10 10 (3.55%) Ruby
11 9 (3.19%) XAML
12 8 (2.84%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.48%) PHP
13 7 (2.48%) Bash Shell
14 6 (2.13%) XPath
14 6 (2.13%) JPQL
15 5 (1.77%) C
16 4 (1.42%) VBA
16 4 (1.42%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.71%) sed
Qualifications
1 22 (7.80%) Degree
2 9 (3.19%) DV Cleared
2 9 (3.19%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.26%) QA
2 7 (2.48%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.13%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.71%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.35%) SLA
5 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (2.84%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.13%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (0.71%) HDFS
4 1 (0.35%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 6 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (2.13%) Data Guard
1 6 (2.13%) Oracle Flashback
2 5 (1.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.06%) yum
4 2 (0.71%) Oozie
5 1 (0.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 67 (23.76%) Oracle
2 39 (13.83%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.32%) Google
4 14 (4.96%) Apple
5 13 (4.61%) DevExpress
6 8 (2.84%) IBM
6 8 (2.84%) Bloomberg
7 5 (1.77%) Sybase
7 5 (1.77%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.42%) ION Trading
8 4 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.06%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.06%) Tradeweb
9 3 (1.06%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.71%) MarketAxess
10 2 (0.71%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.71%) Reuters
10 2 (0.71%) DataSynapse
11 1 (0.35%) Syncfusion
11 1 (0.35%) Red Gate
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