The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing OOD 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - - 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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 - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £37.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+10.73% -4.48%
OOD
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 147 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 79.73% 79.03% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 100 90
Average daily rate £363 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £572 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 16
Average hourly rate £44.00 £32.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) JDO
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) JTA
1 1 (100.00%) Maven

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) JasperReports
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) AccuRev
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) DbUnit
1 1 (100.00%) EasyMock
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) HttpUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) GWT
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JDO
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) JTA
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle