The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
England / North West
Rank 110 144 132
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Contract jobs citing OOD 21 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.82% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.41% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 6
Median daily rate £375 £358 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -30.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £317 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £51.71 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.12%

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2102 3133 2416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.08% 81.08% 77.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1358 1910 1442
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 111 99
Median hourly rate £37.25 £38.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.97% +35.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in the North West

OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

OOD
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +23 12 £375 - 11
Merseyside +2 5 £500 - 1
Lancashire +8 3 £255 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for OOD.

1 27 (79.41%) OO
2 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) C#
3 14 (41.18%) .NET
3 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 11 (32.35%) MVC
4 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (29.41%) PHP
5 10 (29.41%) Java
6 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
6 9 (26.47%) TDD
6 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
6 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (26.47%) SaaS
6 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
7 8 (23.53%) RESTful
7 8 (23.53%) HTML
7 8 (23.53%) CSS
7 8 (23.53%) Web Services
7 8 (23.53%) Windows
7 8 (23.53%) Linux
8 7 (20.59%) OOP
8 7 (20.59%) MySQL
8 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
8 7 (20.59%) jQuery
8 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (20.59%) REST
8 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
9 6 (17.65%) MongoDB

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.65%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (26.47%) SaaS
2 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (17.65%) Amazon S3
3 6 (17.65%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (8.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) MySQL
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) DB2
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Mercurial
2 3 (8.82%) Subversion
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 6 (17.65%) PHP Developer
5 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) LAMP Developer
6 4 (11.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Agile Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
1 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (23.53%) CSS
3 8 (23.53%) HTML
3 8 (23.53%) RESTful
3 8 (23.53%) Web Services
4 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (20.59%) jQuery
4 7 (20.59%) REST
5 6 (17.65%) LAMP
5 6 (17.65%) WPF
5 6 (17.65%) Zend Framework
6 5 (14.71%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (11.76%) WCF
8 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.82%) Durandal
8 3 (8.82%) LESS
8 3 (8.82%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Data Structures
3 3 (8.82%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) OO
2 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) MVC
4 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
4 9 (26.47%) TDD
5 7 (20.59%) OOP
6 6 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (17.65%) Scrum
6 6 (17.65%) Web Design
7 5 (14.71%) UML
8 4 (11.76%) API Design
8 4 (11.76%) DevOps
8 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
9 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
9 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (8.82%) Microservices
9 3 (8.82%) Migration
9 3 (8.82%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) C#
2 10 (29.41%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) PHP
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.65%) C++
4 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.82%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) Ruby
5 3 (8.82%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) MISRA
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Zend
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Twitter
3 1 (2.94%) Renesas
3 1 (2.94%) Sybase
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