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 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 149 138 116
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -22
Contract jobs citing OOD 10 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.40% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.52% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 11
Median daily rate £350 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £330 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £570 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £359 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.52% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3037 2891 2305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.90% 77.76% 75.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1916 1724 1227
Median daily rate £413 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 118 98
Median hourly rate £32.50 £33.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +16.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.08 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
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 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 7 £360 -31.42% 6
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 17 (70.83%) OO
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) HTML
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) .NET
3 10 (41.67%) MVC
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 9 (37.50%) CSS
5 8 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (33.33%) C#
5 8 (33.33%) Scrum
5 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 8 (33.33%) TDD
5 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (29.17%) jQuery
6 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
6 7 (29.17%) HTML5
6 7 (29.17%) CSS3
7 6 (25.00%) WCF
7 6 (25.00%) Web Services
7 6 (25.00%) XML
8 5 (20.83%) SQL
8 5 (20.83%) Java EE
8 5 (20.83%) SDLC
8 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
9 4 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (16.67%) User Experience
9 4 (16.67%) Confluence
9 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
9 4 (16.67%) Waterfall

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 4 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Drupal
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Doxygen
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) NUnit
3 2 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.17%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Local Government
2 2 (8.33%) Avionics
2 2 (8.33%) Law
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) UX Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# WPF Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) HTML
2 10 (41.67%) .NET
3 9 (37.50%) CSS
4 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (29.17%) CSS3
5 7 (29.17%) HTML5
5 7 (29.17%) jQuery
6 6 (25.00%) WCF
6 6 (25.00%) Web Services
6 6 (25.00%) XML
7 5 (20.83%) Java EE
8 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (8.33%) RESTful
10 2 (8.33%) SignalR
10 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (70.83%) OO
2 10 (41.67%) MVC
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
5 5 (20.83%) SDLC
6 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) BDD
8 2 (8.33%) HOOD
8 2 (8.33%) Identity Management
8 2 (8.33%) OOP
8 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Ada
5 2 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
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