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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 283 280 293
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Contract jobs citing OOD 152 146 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.65% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.81% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 119 96
Median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
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
19083 18085 18812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.73% 80.78% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13912 12637 13366
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 257 230
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £65.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +43 30 £450 +9.09% 12
Docklands, London +11 2 £445 +22.75%
Canary Wharf - 1 £380 -
Clapham - 1 £450 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 239 (94.84%) OO
2 147 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (45.63%) Java
4 80 (31.75%) Web Services
5 78 (30.95%) SQL
5 78 (30.95%) TDD
6 74 (29.37%) Scrum
7 73 (28.97%) RESTful
8 71 (28.17%) JavaScript
9 70 (27.78%) C#
10 65 (25.79%) HTML
10 65 (25.79%) Finance
11 57 (22.62%) .NET
12 55 (21.83%) CSS
13 53 (21.03%) Banking
14 52 (20.63%) BDD
15 46 (18.25%) Computer Science
15 46 (18.25%) Linux
16 45 (17.86%) Unit Testing
17 44 (17.46%) Git (software)
18 43 (17.06%) Spring
19 38 (15.08%) SDLC
20 35 (13.89%) User Experience
21 34 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
21 34 (13.49%) Algorithms
21 34 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
22 32 (12.70%) JIRA
22 32 (12.70%) Degree
22 32 (12.70%) Windows
22 32 (12.70%) E-Commerce

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 27 (10.71%) Node.js
2 21 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 14 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (5.16%) Confluence
5 9 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (3.17%) CMS
7 7 (2.78%) IIS
8 6 (2.38%) Apache
9 5 (1.98%) JBoss
10 3 (1.19%) GemFire
11 2 (0.79%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.75%) MS Office
3 5 (1.98%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.79%) Magento
2 2 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.40%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) GitHub
4 1 (0.40%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.11%) HTTP
2 20 (7.94%) Internet
3 7 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.98%) AMQP
5 3 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.51%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.92%) Relational Database
3 17 (6.75%) MySQL
4 15 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (5.16%) Hadoop
6 12 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 12 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 11 (4.37%) DB2
7 11 (4.37%) RDBMS
8 10 (3.97%) MongoDB
8 10 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (3.57%) Neo4j
10 7 (2.78%) Apache Hive
10 7 (2.78%) KDB
10 7 (2.78%) ObjectStore
10 7 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (17.46%) Git (software)
2 32 (12.70%) JIRA
3 24 (9.52%) Xcode
4 22 (8.73%) Jenkins
4 22 (8.73%) Subversion
5 17 (6.75%) Cucumber
6 16 (6.35%) Maven
7 12 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (4.76%) JUnit
8 9 (3.57%) SpecFlow
9 8 (3.17%) Eclipse
9 8 (3.17%) Mockito
9 8 (3.17%) Rational Application Developer
9 8 (3.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 7 (2.78%) gulp
11 6 (2.38%) Bitbucket
12 4 (1.59%) Ant
12 4 (1.59%) Appium
12 4 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 65 (25.79%) Finance
2 53 (21.03%) Banking
3 28 (11.11%) Front Office
4 21 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.38%) Publishing
6 5 (1.98%) Back Office
7 4 (1.59%) Legal
8 3 (1.19%) Law
8 3 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.79%) Marketing
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.40%) Retail
10 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 203 (80.56%) Developer
2 59 (23.41%) Java Developer
3 41 (16.27%) C# Developer
4 27 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 25 (9.92%) Senior Developer
6 24 (9.52%) iOS Developer
7 22 (8.73%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (7.54%) Full Stack Developer
9 17 (6.75%) Architect
10 16 (6.35%) Python Developer
10 16 (6.35%) Software Developer
11 13 (5.16%) Software Engineer
12 12 (4.76%) Programmer
13 11 (4.37%) C# WPF Developer
13 11 (4.37%) C++ Developer
13 11 (4.37%) WPF Developer
14 10 (3.97%) Java Programmer
14 10 (3.97%) Java Software Developer
14 10 (3.97%) Senior Java Developer
14 10 (3.97%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (31.75%) Web Services
2 73 (28.97%) RESTful
3 65 (25.79%) HTML
4 57 (22.62%) .NET
5 55 (21.83%) CSS
6 43 (17.06%) Spring
7 30 (11.90%) .NET Framework
8 29 (11.51%) WPF
9 26 (10.32%) J2EE
10 24 (9.52%) Cocoa
11 22 (8.73%) Ajax
12 20 (7.94%) ASP.NET
12 20 (7.94%) EJB
12 20 (7.94%) Express
12 20 (7.94%) hapi
12 20 (7.94%) XML
13 18 (7.14%) jQuery
13 18 (7.14%) Struts
14 17 (6.75%) Flash
14 17 (6.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 46 (18.25%) Computer Science
2 35 (13.89%) User Experience
3 34 (13.49%) Algorithms
3 34 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (11.90%) iPad
5 28 (11.11%) Data Structures
6 22 (8.73%) Fixed Income
6 22 (8.73%) iPhone
7 20 (7.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 16 (6.35%) Derivative
8 16 (6.35%) N-Tier
9 14 (5.56%) Web 2.0
10 10 (3.97%) Inversion of Control
11 9 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
12 8 (3.17%) Mobile App
13 6 (2.38%) Credit Derivative
13 6 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
14 5 (1.98%) Equities
14 5 (1.98%) Wiki
15 4 (1.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 46 (18.25%) Linux
2 32 (12.70%) Windows
3 29 (11.51%) Apple iOS
3 29 (11.51%) Unix
4 7 (2.78%) Android
5 6 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.98%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.19%) CentOS
7 3 (1.19%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.79%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.79%) Solaris
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (94.84%) OO
2 147 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (30.95%) TDD
4 74 (29.37%) Scrum
5 52 (20.63%) BDD
6 45 (17.86%) Unit Testing
7 38 (15.08%) SDLC
8 34 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (12.70%) E-Commerce
10 30 (11.90%) Multithreading
11 25 (9.92%) iOS Development
11 25 (9.92%) Software Engineering
12 24 (9.52%) Electronic Trading
12 24 (9.52%) Web Development
13 22 (8.73%) DevOps
13 22 (8.73%) Mobile Development
14 21 (8.33%) MVC
14 21 (8.33%) Software Architecture
15 19 (7.54%) Open Source
16 18 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (45.63%) Java
2 78 (30.95%) SQL
3 71 (28.17%) JavaScript
4 70 (27.78%) C#
5 26 (10.32%) Objective-C
6 23 (9.13%) C++
7 22 (8.73%) Python
7 22 (8.73%) VBA
8 15 (5.95%) PHP
9 13 (5.16%) PL/SQL
10 12 (4.76%) Ruby
11 11 (4.37%) VBScript
12 10 (3.97%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.78%) Scala
13 7 (2.78%) VB.NET
14 6 (2.38%) AWK
14 6 (2.38%) Bash Shell
14 6 (2.38%) sed
14 6 (2.38%) VB
15 5 (1.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (12.70%) Degree
2 6 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.98%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.59%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.79%) PMP
5 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) ISEB
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.38%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.40%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (1.59%) Docker
2 2 (0.79%) GridGain
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.78%) Oozie
2 5 (1.98%) SCCM
3 4 (1.59%) Ansible
4 3 (1.19%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.40%) Nagios
5 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (12.30%) Oracle
2 29 (11.51%) Sybase
3 26 (10.32%) Microsoft
4 16 (6.35%) Apple
5 12 (4.76%) ATG
5 12 (4.76%) hybris
6 8 (3.17%) TIBCO
7 7 (2.78%) Atlassian
8 6 (2.38%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.98%) Calypso
9 5 (1.98%) Google
9 5 (1.98%) iManage
9 5 (1.98%) ION Trading
10 3 (1.19%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.19%) Perforce
11 2 (0.79%) Demandware
11 2 (0.79%) Rogue Wave
11 2 (0.79%) Sencha
11 2 (0.79%) Tableau
11 2 (0.79%) Zend
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