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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 65 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing OOD 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.91% 0.43% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.60% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
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£393 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +3.33%
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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
679 500 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 76.98% 70.92% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 244 242
Average daily rate £360 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 30
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.23 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £18.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +4.08%

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 23 October 2014.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) Domain-Driven Design
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (77.78%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 6 (66.67%) Backbone.js
5 5 (55.56%) jQuery
6 4 (44.44%) WCF
6 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
6 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
6 4 (44.44%) Electronics
6 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
6 4 (44.44%) SAP
6 4 (44.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (44.44%) NHibernate
6 4 (44.44%) Marketing
6 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
6 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (44.44%) DTV

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 3 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (22.22%) MSBuild
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Electronics
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (66.67%) Backbone.js
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) NHibernate
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle