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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 301 278 274
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -4
Contract jobs citing OOD 110 140 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.66% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.82% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 112 108
Average daily rate £475 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £340 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £623 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
- +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £147.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £37.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+11.48% -5.12%
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
17711 17014 17700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.46% 80.30% 80.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12656 12172 12163
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average 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 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 200 242
Average hourly rate £22.12 £22.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.59 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.99 £50.00 £72.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +23 16 £525 +3.96% 23
Uxbridge 0 2 £225 -37.06%
Twickenham - 2 £400 - 1
Isleworth - 1 £445 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £275 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £450 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 223 (92.53%) OO
2 136 (56.43%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (54.77%) Java
4 82 (34.02%) SQL
5 72 (29.88%) TDD
6 68 (28.22%) Web Services
7 66 (27.39%) Finance
7 66 (27.39%) Scrum
8 65 (26.97%) JavaScript
9 64 (26.56%) C#
10 63 (26.14%) HTML
11 58 (24.07%) Banking
12 57 (23.65%) .NET
13 56 (23.24%) Spring
13 56 (23.24%) Git (software)
14 54 (22.41%) RESTful
15 47 (19.50%) SQL Server
16 42 (17.43%) Linux
17 41 (17.01%) Unit Testing
18 38 (15.77%) CSS
18 38 (15.77%) Analytical Skills
19 37 (15.35%) BDD
20 36 (14.94%) JIRA
20 36 (14.94%) Algorithms
21 34 (14.11%) Computer Science
21 34 (14.11%) Continuous Integration
21 34 (14.11%) XML
22 33 (13.69%) Oracle
23 32 (13.28%) E-Commerce
23 32 (13.28%) SDLC

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 19 (7.88%) Apache
1 19 (7.88%) Node.js
2 12 (4.98%) CMS
3 10 (4.15%) JBoss
3 10 (4.15%) WebSphere
4 9 (3.73%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.90%) IIS
6 6 (2.49%) Confluence
6 6 (2.49%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.07%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.66%) DNN
9 3 (1.24%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.24%) GemFire
9 3 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.83%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.83%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.83%) Orchard CMS
10 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (3.73%) MS Office
2 7 (2.90%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.66%) MS Project
3 4 (1.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.41%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.41%) Endur
2 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.90%) GitHub
3 6 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.24%) PaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.41%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.41%) IaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.20%) HTTP
2 13 (5.39%) Internet
3 5 (2.07%) SSL
3 5 (2.07%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.50%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.54%) Relational Database
3 21 (8.71%) Hadoop
4 18 (7.47%) NoSQL
5 17 (7.05%) Apache Hive
5 17 (7.05%) Big Data
6 16 (6.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (5.39%) Oracle Database
9 12 (4.98%) HBase
9 12 (4.98%) MySQL
10 11 (4.56%) DB2
10 11 (4.56%) MongoDB
11 9 (3.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 8 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (2.07%) RDBMS
16 4 (1.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 4 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 56 (23.24%) Git (software)
2 36 (14.94%) JIRA
3 28 (11.62%) Maven
4 27 (11.20%) Jenkins
5 22 (9.13%) Eclipse
6 18 (7.47%) JUnit
7 16 (6.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (6.64%) Visual Studio
7 16 (6.64%) Xcode
8 13 (5.39%) Cucumber
8 13 (5.39%) Mockito
9 12 (4.98%) TeamCity
10 10 (4.15%) Subversion
11 9 (3.73%) JBehave
11 9 (3.73%) NUnit
12 8 (3.32%) Appium
12 8 (3.32%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 6 (2.49%) Gradle
13 6 (2.49%) Rational Application Developer
14 5 (2.07%) Calabash
General
1 66 (27.39%) Finance
2 58 (24.07%) Banking
3 27 (11.20%) Front Office
4 20 (8.30%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.73%) Back Office
6 7 (2.90%) Marketing
7 6 (2.49%) Publishing
8 5 (2.07%) Legal
9 4 (1.66%) International Banking
10 3 (1.24%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.24%) Law
10 3 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.24%) Retail
11 2 (0.83%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.83%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.41%) Vietnamese Language
Job Titles
1 204 (84.65%) Developer
2 77 (31.95%) Java Developer
3 32 (13.28%) C# Developer
4 30 (12.45%) Senior Developer
5 28 (11.62%) .NET Developer
6 17 (7.05%) iOS Developer
7 15 (6.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (5.81%) Full Stack Developer
9 13 (5.39%) Hadoop Developer
10 12 (4.98%) Senior Java Developer
11 11 (4.56%) Architect
12 10 (4.15%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (4.15%) Front Office Developer
12 10 (4.15%) HTML Developer
12 10 (4.15%) Python Developer
13 8 (3.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (3.32%) Java Programmer
13 8 (3.32%) Java Software Developer
13 8 (3.32%) Lead Developer
13 8 (3.32%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (28.22%) Web Services
2 63 (26.14%) HTML
3 57 (23.65%) .NET
4 56 (23.24%) Spring
5 54 (22.41%) RESTful
6 38 (15.77%) CSS
7 34 (14.11%) XML
8 26 (10.79%) J2EE
9 24 (9.96%) .NET Framework
10 21 (8.71%) ASP.NET
10 21 (8.71%) Hibernate
11 20 (8.30%) AngularJS
11 20 (8.30%) HTML5
12 19 (7.88%) jQuery
13 17 (7.05%) Cascading
13 17 (7.05%) EJB
13 17 (7.05%) REST
14 15 (6.22%) Express
14 15 (6.22%) JSON
15 14 (5.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.77%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (14.94%) Algorithms
3 34 (14.11%) Computer Science
4 27 (11.20%) Data Structures
5 25 (10.37%) N-Tier
6 23 (9.54%) User Experience
7 18 (7.47%) iPad
8 15 (6.22%) Fixed Income
8 15 (6.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (5.81%) Derivative
10 13 (5.39%) iPhone
11 12 (4.98%) Equity Derivative
11 12 (4.98%) Mobile App
12 9 (3.73%) Equities
13 8 (3.32%) Web 2.0
14 5 (2.07%) Blackberry
14 5 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (2.07%) Mobile Payment
14 5 (2.07%) Private Cloud
15 4 (1.66%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.43%) Linux
2 28 (11.62%) Apple iOS
3 23 (9.54%) Unix
4 19 (7.88%) Windows
5 18 (7.47%) Android
6 4 (1.66%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.66%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.66%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.24%) CentOS
7 3 (1.24%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.24%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (92.53%) OO
2 136 (56.43%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (29.88%) TDD
4 66 (27.39%) Scrum
5 41 (17.01%) Unit Testing
6 37 (15.35%) BDD
7 34 (14.11%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (13.28%) E-Commerce
8 32 (13.28%) SDLC
9 30 (12.45%) Open Source
10 26 (10.79%) MVC
11 22 (9.13%) Software Engineering
12 21 (8.71%) Multithreading
12 21 (8.71%) Pair Programming
13 19 (7.88%) iOS Development
14 18 (7.47%) Migration
14 18 (7.47%) Risk Management
14 18 (7.47%) Web Development
15 16 (6.64%) ETL
15 16 (6.64%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 132 (54.77%) Java
2 82 (34.02%) SQL
3 65 (26.97%) JavaScript
4 64 (26.56%) C#
5 18 (7.47%) Objective-C
6 17 (7.05%) C++
6 17 (7.05%) Python
7 13 (5.39%) AWK
7 13 (5.39%) Bash Shell
7 13 (5.39%) sed
8 12 (4.98%) PHP
9 8 (3.32%) PL/SQL
9 8 (3.32%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.90%) VBA
11 6 (2.49%) Perl
12 5 (2.07%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.07%) Ruby
12 5 (2.07%) VBScript
13 4 (1.66%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (10.79%) Degree
2 4 (1.66%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.24%) ISEB
3 3 (1.24%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.83%) PMP
4 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.90%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.41%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 17 (7.05%) Oozie
2 4 (1.66%) SCCM
3 3 (1.24%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 33 (13.69%) Oracle
2 20 (8.30%) Sybase
3 19 (7.88%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.98%) Apple
5 9 (3.73%) Perforce
6 6 (2.49%) ATG
6 6 (2.49%) Calypso
6 6 (2.49%) DevExpress
6 6 (2.49%) hybris
7 5 (2.07%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.66%) Google
8 4 (1.66%) iManage
8 4 (1.66%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.24%) HP
10 2 (0.83%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.83%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.83%) IBM
10 2 (0.83%) ION Trading
10 2 (0.83%) Tableau
10 2 (0.83%) Telerik
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