The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 70 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing OOD 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.24% 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £46.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-12.43% +23.33%
OOD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
659 368 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 78.27% 72.73% 72.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 230 109
Average daily rate £388 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 14 19
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in the North East

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

OOD
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 2 £375 - 1
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Process
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) CppUnit
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) Memory Management
1 2 (50.00%) WebSockets
1 2 (50.00%) GoogleTest
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Rose
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) CppUnit
1 2 (50.00%) GoogleTest
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) WebSockets
1 2 (50.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) RUP
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Process
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) Memory Management
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared