The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 308 286 277
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -9
Contract jobs citing OOD 134 149 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.64% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.78% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 126 106
Median daily rate £550 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £359 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.52% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
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
18166 19032 18949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.50% 81.19% 81.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13248 13537 13397
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 242 234
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.50 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 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 +12 30 £450 -10.00% 19
Docklands, London +8 1 - -
Canary Wharf +3 1 £350 -17.10%
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 OOD.

1 269 (95.39%) OO
2 156 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (40.43%) Java
4 86 (30.50%) C#
4 86 (30.50%) SQL
5 85 (30.14%) Web Services
6 81 (28.72%) TDD
7 80 (28.37%) Finance
7 80 (28.37%) JavaScript
8 78 (27.66%) .NET
9 74 (26.24%) HTML
10 73 (25.89%) Scrum
11 68 (24.11%) RESTful
12 64 (22.70%) CSS
13 59 (20.92%) Banking
14 56 (19.86%) BDD
15 54 (19.15%) Unit Testing
15 54 (19.15%) Linux
16 52 (18.44%) Computer Science
17 44 (15.60%) Spring
18 41 (14.54%) User Experience
19 40 (14.18%) Degree
19 40 (14.18%) WPF
20 39 (13.83%) Front Office
21 38 (13.48%) Microsoft
22 37 (13.12%) Multithreading
22 37 (13.12%) SDLC
23 36 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
23 36 (12.77%) Oracle
24 35 (12.41%) Analytical Skills

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 28 (9.93%) WebSphere
2 18 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (4.61%) Confluence
4 9 (3.19%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (2.84%) CMS
5 8 (2.84%) JBoss
6 6 (2.13%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.77%) IIS
8 4 (1.42%) Apache
8 4 (1.42%) Documentum
9 3 (1.06%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.06%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.06%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.71%) GemFire
10 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.35%) Marvel
11 1 (0.35%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 18 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.96%) MS Office
3 6 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.42%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.35%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.71%) Magento
2 2 (0.71%) RMDS
2 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.35%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.84%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.35%) GitHub
5 1 (0.35%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.35%) Google Play
5 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.45%) HTTP
2 20 (7.09%) Internet
3 5 (1.77%) AMQP
3 5 (1.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.71%) LDAP
5 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.87%) Relational Database
3 18 (6.38%) MySQL
4 15 (5.32%) MongoDB
5 14 (4.96%) ObjectStore
5 14 (4.96%) RDBMS
5 14 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (4.61%) Neo4j
7 12 (4.26%) DB2
8 11 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (3.55%) Hadoop
9 10 (3.55%) KDB
9 10 (3.55%) Oracle Database
9 10 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (2.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (2.48%) Redis
12 5 (1.77%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 34 (12.06%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.87%) Xcode
3 21 (7.45%) JIRA
3 21 (7.45%) Subversion
4 19 (6.74%) Jenkins
5 14 (4.96%) Cucumber
6 13 (4.61%) Maven
6 13 (4.61%) Visual Studio
7 12 (4.26%) JUnit
8 11 (3.90%) SpecFlow
9 9 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (2.84%) Rational Application Developer
10 8 (2.84%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 7 (2.48%) Mockito
11 7 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (2.13%) Bitbucket
12 6 (2.13%) gulp
13 5 (1.77%) ClearCase
13 5 (1.77%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.77%) Mercurial
General
1 80 (28.37%) Finance
2 59 (20.92%) Banking
3 39 (13.83%) Front Office
4 31 (10.99%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.19%) Publishing
6 5 (1.77%) Back Office
7 3 (1.06%) Automotive
7 3 (1.06%) Legal
7 3 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.71%) Advertising
8 2 (0.71%) Law
8 2 (0.71%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 235 (83.33%) Developer
2 63 (22.34%) Java Developer
3 53 (18.79%) C# Developer
4 33 (11.70%) .NET Developer
5 31 (10.99%) Senior Developer
6 25 (8.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (8.87%) iOS Developer
7 20 (7.09%) Python Developer
8 18 (6.38%) C# WPF Developer
8 18 (6.38%) C++ Developer
8 18 (6.38%) WPF Developer
9 17 (6.03%) Architect
10 16 (5.67%) Software Developer
11 15 (5.32%) Full Stack Developer
12 13 (4.61%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (4.26%) Agile Developer
14 11 (3.90%) C# GUI Developer
14 11 (3.90%) GUI Developer
14 11 (3.90%) Senior Java Developer
14 11 (3.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (30.14%) Web Services
2 78 (27.66%) .NET
3 74 (26.24%) HTML
4 68 (24.11%) RESTful
5 64 (22.70%) CSS
6 44 (15.60%) Spring
7 40 (14.18%) WPF
8 30 (10.64%) .NET Framework
8 30 (10.64%) HTML5
9 26 (9.22%) Cocoa
10 25 (8.87%) ASP.NET
10 25 (8.87%) J2EE
10 25 (8.87%) Node.js
11 22 (7.80%) Ajax
11 22 (7.80%) CSS3
11 22 (7.80%) XML
12 20 (7.09%) EJB
12 20 (7.09%) WCF
13 19 (6.74%) AngularJS
14 18 (6.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 52 (18.44%) Computer Science
2 41 (14.54%) User Experience
3 35 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (10.99%) iPad
5 30 (10.64%) Algorithms
6 29 (10.28%) Data Structures
7 24 (8.51%) Fixed Income
7 24 (8.51%) iPhone
8 22 (7.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (7.45%) Derivative
10 14 (4.96%) N-Tier
10 14 (4.96%) Web 2.0
11 12 (4.26%) Equity Derivative
12 10 (3.55%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (2.13%) Credit Derivative
14 6 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
14 6 (2.13%) Fintech
14 6 (2.13%) Mobile App
15 5 (1.77%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 54 (19.15%) Linux
2 34 (12.06%) Windows
3 31 (10.99%) Unix
4 27 (9.57%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.13%) Android
5 6 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.06%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.71%) CentOS
7 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (95.39%) OO
2 156 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (28.72%) TDD
4 73 (25.89%) Scrum
5 56 (19.86%) BDD
6 54 (19.15%) Unit Testing
7 37 (13.12%) Multithreading
7 37 (13.12%) SDLC
8 36 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (11.70%) MVC
10 30 (10.64%) E-Commerce
11 27 (9.57%) Web Development
12 26 (9.22%) Electronic Trading
12 26 (9.22%) iOS Development
13 25 (8.87%) Mobile Development
14 24 (8.51%) SOA
15 22 (7.80%) MVVM
16 20 (7.09%) DevOps
16 20 (7.09%) Performance Tuning
16 20 (7.09%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 114 (40.43%) Java
2 86 (30.50%) C#
2 86 (30.50%) SQL
3 80 (28.37%) JavaScript
4 29 (10.28%) C++
5 28 (9.93%) Objective-C
6 25 (8.87%) Python
7 17 (6.03%) VBA
8 15 (5.32%) PHP
8 15 (5.32%) PL/SQL
9 13 (4.61%) Shell Script
10 12 (4.26%) Ruby
11 8 (2.84%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.84%) VBScript
12 7 (2.48%) F#
12 7 (2.48%) Scala
13 6 (2.13%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.77%) VB
15 4 (1.42%) AWK
15 4 (1.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (14.18%) Degree
2 6 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.77%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.42%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.71%) PMP
5 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.19%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (1.77%) Docker
2 2 (0.71%) GridGain
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.13%) Ansible
2 4 (1.42%) Oozie
3 3 (1.06%) SCCM
4 2 (0.71%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.35%) CloudHub
5 1 (0.35%) Nagios
5 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 36 (12.77%) Oracle
3 27 (9.57%) Sybase
4 19 (6.74%) Apple
5 12 (4.26%) ATG
5 12 (4.26%) hybris
6 9 (3.19%) Google
7 8 (2.84%) Atlassian
7 8 (2.84%) TIBCO
8 6 (2.13%) IBM
8 6 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.77%) ION Trading
10 4 (1.42%) Calypso
10 4 (1.42%) Zend
11 3 (1.06%) Bloomberg
11 3 (1.06%) iManage
11 3 (1.06%) Informatica
12 2 (0.71%) Demandware
12 2 (0.71%) Sencha
12 2 (0.71%) StreamBase
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