The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 39 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing OOD 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.72% 0.51% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.71% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.84% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
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Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
292 281 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 70.53% 72.05% 69.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 121 97
Average daily rate £375 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £414 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 6
Average hourly rate £23.50 £13.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.07% -66.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.90 £8.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £59.60 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

OOD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP