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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 143 138 113
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -25
Contract jobs citing OOD 12 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.48% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.61% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 12
Median daily rate £425 £408 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +16.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.24%
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
3189 2937 2329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.77% 77.55% 74.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1991 1690 1233
Median daily rate £422 £393 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.51% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 143 114
Median hourly rate £36.26 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.60% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.40 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.32 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 9 £425 - 10
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (80.77%) OO
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) HTML
4 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (50.00%) MVC
5 12 (46.15%) Java
5 12 (46.15%) CSS
6 10 (38.46%) .NET
6 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
7 9 (34.62%) HTML5
7 9 (34.62%) CSS3
7 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
7 9 (34.62%) Web Services
7 9 (34.62%) Scrum
8 8 (30.77%) TDD
8 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 7 (26.92%) jQuery
9 7 (26.92%) XML
9 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
9 7 (26.92%) C#
10 6 (23.08%) SQL
11 5 (19.23%) Finance
11 5 (19.23%) RESTful
11 5 (19.23%) Java EE
11 5 (19.23%) WCF
11 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
11 5 (19.23%) SDLC
12 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
12 4 (15.38%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development

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 (15.38%) Confluence
2 3 (11.54%) Node.js
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Drupal
4 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Doxygen
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) gulp
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.69%) NUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) JUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Local Government
3 2 (7.69%) Avionics
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (11.54%) HTML Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (11.54%) UX Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) CSS
3 10 (38.46%) .NET
4 9 (34.62%) CSS3
4 9 (34.62%) HTML5
4 9 (34.62%) Web Services
5 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
5 7 (26.92%) jQuery
5 7 (26.92%) XML
6 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
6 5 (19.23%) Java EE
6 5 (19.23%) RESTful
6 5 (19.23%) WCF
7 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (11.54%) Backbone.js
8 3 (11.54%) DOM
8 3 (11.54%) Express
8 3 (11.54%) Middleware
8 3 (11.54%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (15.38%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) iPad
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) OO
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) MVC
4 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Scrum
6 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 8 (30.77%) TDD
7 5 (19.23%) SDLC
8 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
8 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
9 3 (11.54%) Isomorphic JavaScript
9 3 (11.54%) OOP
9 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (11.54%) Service Design
9 3 (11.54%) SOA
9 3 (11.54%) Software Architecture
9 3 (11.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.69%) Ada
6 2 (7.69%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) C
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
7 1 (3.85%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Atlassian
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
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