The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 37 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing OOD 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.42% 2.50% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 3.85% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£453 £206 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+119.39% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-15.68% +17.64%
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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 Norfolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
202 104 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 71.63% 65.00% 70.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 62 70
Average daily rate £325 £320 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 12
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £17.00 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £21.75 £23.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) CruiseControl
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) MCP
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) CruiseControl
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Ajax
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) XHTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) CSS3
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (40.00%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) iPhone
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) MCP
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Apple