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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 267 277 271
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing OOD 137 121 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.53% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.69% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 83 93
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£450 £418 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% -7.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £620 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £102.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
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
17318 17624 17111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 77.89% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12201 12641 11801
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 267
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.88 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -34.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +1 26 £419 -1.47% 21
Docklands, London -2 2 £363 -9.93%
Osterley - 2 £490 -
Paddington - 1 £500 -
Hounslow - 1 £490 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 268 (94.70%) OO
2 171 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (43.11%) Java
4 115 (40.64%) SQL
5 106 (37.46%) TDD
6 105 (37.10%) .NET
7 99 (34.98%) JavaScript
7 99 (34.98%) C#
8 93 (32.86%) Banking
9 88 (31.10%) Web Services
10 73 (25.80%) Scrum
11 68 (24.03%) .NET Framework
12 67 (23.67%) Unit Testing
13 64 (22.61%) Investment Banking
14 63 (22.26%) SQL Server
15 61 (21.55%) Oracle
16 58 (20.49%) WCF
17 56 (19.79%) HTML
18 55 (19.43%) Linux
19 51 (18.02%) Finance
20 49 (17.31%) ASP.NET
21 48 (16.96%) Hibernate
22 47 (16.61%) Web Development
22 47 (16.61%) BDD
23 44 (15.55%) MVC
23 44 (15.55%) XML
24 43 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
25 40 (14.13%) RESTful
25 40 (14.13%) Python
26 39 (13.78%) SOA

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (4.95%) WebLogic
2 12 (4.24%) Node.js
3 11 (3.89%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.53%) Apache
5 8 (2.83%) IIS
6 7 (2.47%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.12%) CMS
8 5 (1.77%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.77%) Confluence
9 3 (1.06%) MTS
9 3 (1.06%) JBoss
9 3 (1.06%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.06%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.35%) Kentico
10 1 (0.35%) DNN
10 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.06%) MS Project
3 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.71%) MS Office
4 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.77%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.41%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.71%) Summit
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
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
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.06%) GitHub
2 3 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.12%) Internet
1 6 (2.12%) LDAP
2 2 (0.71%) UPnP
3 1 (0.35%) HTTP
3 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (22.26%) SQL Server
2 36 (12.72%) Relational Database
3 29 (10.25%) RDBMS
4 28 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (4.95%) Oracle Database
6 10 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.77%) MySQL
9 5 (1.77%) OLTP
9 5 (1.77%) TKPROF
10 4 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.06%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.06%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.71%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 34 (12.01%) Visual Studio
2 28 (9.89%) jMock
2 28 (9.89%) JUnit
3 27 (9.54%) Maven
4 20 (7.07%) NUnit
5 19 (6.71%) Cucumber
5 19 (6.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (6.36%) Subversion
6 18 (6.36%) Xcode
7 17 (6.01%) Jenkins
7 17 (6.01%) Git (software)
8 12 (4.24%) Moq
9 10 (3.53%) TeamCity
9 10 (3.53%) Android Studio
9 10 (3.53%) Mockito
10 9 (3.18%) Calabash
10 9 (3.18%) JIRA
11 7 (2.47%) Rational Rose
11 7 (2.47%) Eclipse
11 7 (2.47%) Mercurial
General
1 93 (32.86%) Banking
2 64 (22.61%) Investment Banking
3 51 (18.02%) Finance
4 39 (13.78%) Front Office
5 17 (6.01%) Back Office
6 6 (2.12%) Publishing
7 4 (1.41%) Billing
7 4 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.71%) Marketing
8 2 (0.71%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.71%) Retail
8 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 237 (83.75%) Developer
2 72 (25.44%) Java Developer
3 44 (15.55%) .NET Developer
4 43 (15.19%) C# Developer
5 29 (10.25%) Senior Developer
6 22 (7.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (6.36%) iOS Developer
8 16 (5.65%) Lead Developer
9 15 (5.30%) Android Developer
9 15 (5.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (4.24%) Lead Java Developer
11 11 (3.89%) C++ Developer
11 11 (3.89%) Oracle Developer
12 10 (3.53%) Python Developer
12 10 (3.53%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (3.18%) Analyst
13 9 (3.18%) Senior Android Developer
14 8 (2.83%) WPF Developer
15 7 (2.47%) Senior C# Developer
15 7 (2.47%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (37.10%) .NET
2 88 (31.10%) Web Services
3 68 (24.03%) .NET Framework
4 58 (20.49%) WCF
5 56 (19.79%) HTML
6 49 (17.31%) ASP.NET
7 48 (16.96%) Hibernate
8 44 (15.55%) XML
9 40 (14.13%) RESTful
10 36 (12.72%) WPF
11 32 (11.31%) jQuery
12 30 (10.60%) CSS
12 30 (10.60%) WinForms
12 30 (10.60%) Spring
13 28 (9.89%) JSON
13 28 (9.89%) J2SE
14 26 (9.19%) LINQ
14 26 (9.19%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (8.48%) J2EE
16 22 (7.77%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.19%) N-Tier
1 26 (9.19%) User Experience
1 26 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.13%) Derivative
3 17 (6.01%) Fixed Income
4 16 (5.65%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.24%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.24%) iPad
5 12 (4.24%) Equity Derivative
6 11 (3.89%) Equities
6 11 (3.89%) iPhone
7 9 (3.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (3.18%) Mobile Payment
8 7 (2.47%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.47%) Animation
9 6 (2.12%) Replication
10 5 (1.77%) W3C
10 5 (1.77%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 55 (19.43%) Linux
2 28 (9.89%) UNIX
3 22 (7.77%) Android
4 20 (7.07%) Apple iOS
5 16 (5.65%) Windows
6 2 (0.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (94.70%) OO
2 171 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (37.46%) TDD
4 73 (25.80%) Scrum
5 67 (23.67%) Unit Testing
6 47 (16.61%) Web Development
6 47 (16.61%) BDD
7 44 (15.55%) MVC
8 43 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (13.78%) SOA
9 39 (13.78%) Pair Programming
10 35 (12.37%) UML
11 33 (11.66%) User Stories
12 30 (10.60%) Multithreading
13 29 (10.25%) Technical Analysis
14 26 (9.19%) OOP
15 22 (7.77%) Kanban
16 21 (7.42%) Electronic Trading
16 21 (7.42%) OOA/OOD
17 20 (7.07%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 122 (43.11%) Java
2 115 (40.64%) SQL
3 99 (34.98%) JavaScript
3 99 (34.98%) C#
4 40 (14.13%) Python
5 21 (7.42%) T-SQL
6 17 (6.01%) C++
7 16 (5.65%) Objective-C
8 14 (4.95%) PL/SQL
9 11 (3.89%) Ruby
10 7 (2.47%) XAML
10 7 (2.47%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.12%) XPath
11 6 (2.12%) PHP
11 6 (2.12%) C
12 5 (1.77%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.41%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.06%) VBA
14 3 (1.06%) JPQL
15 2 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (7.42%) Degree
2 9 (3.18%) DV Cleared
2 9 (3.18%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.59%) QA
2 6 (2.12%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.12%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.71%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (2.83%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.12%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (0.71%) GridGain
3 2 (0.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.12%) Data Guard
1 6 (2.12%) Oracle Flashback
1 6 (2.12%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (1.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.06%) yum
4 1 (0.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 61 (21.55%) Oracle
2 37 (13.07%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.30%) Apple
4 13 (4.59%) DevExpress
5 12 (4.24%) Google
6 11 (3.89%) TIBCO
7 8 (2.83%) Bloomberg
8 7 (2.47%) Sybase
8 7 (2.47%) IBM
9 4 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.41%) ION Trading
10 3 (1.06%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.06%) Tradeweb
11 2 (0.71%) MarketAxess
11 2 (0.71%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.71%) Reuters
11 2 (0.71%) DataSynapse
12 1 (0.35%) InterSystems
12 1 (0.35%) Maconomy
12 1 (0.35%) Cognos
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