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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 60 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing OOD 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.30% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£413 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £309 £310
% change year-on-year
+21.45% -0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
OOD
Buckinghamshire

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
648 586 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 76.60% 76.10% 71.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 317 185
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £266 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 32
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.97 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.84% -11.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) OO
1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
2 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) WCF
3 12 (85.71%) SOA
4 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
4 11 (78.57%) TDD
4 11 (78.57%) NUnit
4 11 (78.57%) Automated Testing
4 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 10 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (71.43%) Kentico
5 10 (71.43%) SharePoint
6 9 (64.29%) CMS
6 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (57.14%) jQuery
8 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
9 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (14.29%) TeamCity

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 10 (71.43%) SharePoint
1 10 (71.43%) Kentico
2 9 (64.29%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) NUnit
2 10 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) WCF
3 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 8 (57.14%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) OO
1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
2 13 (92.86%) MVC
3 12 (85.71%) SOA
4 11 (78.57%) TDD
4 11 (78.57%) Automated Testing
5 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
8 1 (7.14%) Content Management
8 1 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle