The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 69 71 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing OOD 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.60% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
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£280 £376 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.58% +0.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.29% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
650 682 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 78.41% 74.95% 73.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 435 261
Average daily rate £400 £370 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 19
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.05 £27.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (100.00%) OO
2 10 (76.92%) SOA
3 8 (61.54%) C#
4 7 (53.85%) .NET
5 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 6 (46.15%) MVC
5 6 (46.15%) WCF
5 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (38.46%) System Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Analytics
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (38.46%) PayPal
6 5 (38.46%) Google Checkout
6 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
6 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Content Management
6 5 (38.46%) Spring
6 5 (38.46%) Ajax
6 5 (38.46%) Google
6 5 (38.46%) Coremetrics
6 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
6 5 (38.46%) TDD
6 5 (38.46%) NUnit
6 5 (38.46%) SEO
6 5 (38.46%) Scrum
6 5 (38.46%) DHTML
6 5 (38.46%) HTML
6 5 (38.46%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
1 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 4 (30.77%) Kentico
3 3 (23.08%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) NUnit
1 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) WCF
3 5 (38.46%) DHTML
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 5 (38.46%) Ajax
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) JSP
3 5 (38.46%) Struts
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) LINQ
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) MSMQ
5 1 (7.69%) OLE DB
5 1 (7.69%) MFC
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
1 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) OO
2 10 (76.92%) SOA
3 6 (46.15%) MVC
3 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 5 (38.46%) B2B
4 5 (38.46%) B2C
4 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) Content Management
4 5 (38.46%) SEO
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 5 (38.46%) System Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Logistics
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
6 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) HL7
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Google
1 5 (38.46%) Coremetrics
1 5 (38.46%) PayPal
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft