The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 55 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOD 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.91% - 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £305
% change year-on-year
- +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £37.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+10.73% -4.48%
OOD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
436 513 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.71% 81.82% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 330 161
Average daily rate £415 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 23
Average hourly rate £67.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.75 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £27.50 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

OOD
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Oxford - 3 £350 -
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 16 (100.00%) OO
2 13 (81.25%) C++
3 11 (68.75%) C
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) Python
3 11 (68.75%) Fortran
3 11 (68.75%) Parallel Programming
4 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
7 4 (25.00%) Android
7 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
8 3 (18.75%) Retail
8 3 (18.75%) Analytics
8 3 (18.75%) Signal Processing
9 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
9 2 (12.50%) Android Development
10 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
10 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
10 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
10 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
10 1 (6.25%) iOS SDK
10 1 (6.25%) Digital Signal Processing
10 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
10 1 (6.25%) RESTful
10 1 (6.25%) Google

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Fortran Engineer
3 9 (56.25%) C++ Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Fortran Developer
5 4 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) Fortran Software Engineer
5 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
7 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Android Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Android Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
1 1 (6.25%) iOS SDK
1 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
2 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Android
2 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) OO
2 11 (68.75%) Parallel Programming
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
4 3 (18.75%) Signal Processing
5 2 (12.50%) Android Development
5 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) C
2 11 (68.75%) Fortran
2 11 (68.75%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Google