The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOD 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.57% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
572 732 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.91% 78.63% 70.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 444 352
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +61.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £55.65
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 Reading

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Reading

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region with a requirement for OOD.

1 5 (71.43%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Wiki
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Confluence
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Hive
3 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 3 (42.86%) Big Data
3 3 (42.86%) Hortonworks
3 3 (42.86%) Kafka
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Pig
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Accumulo
3 3 (42.86%) OrientDB
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (42.86%) Scala

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Pig
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Spark
1 3 (42.86%) Confluence
1 3 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Accumulo
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Hive
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 3 (42.86%) Neo4j
1 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
1 3 (42.86%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) MSTest
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) FitNesse
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Data Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 1 (14.29%) SOA Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) Kafka
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) DCOM
3 1 (14.29%) MAPI
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Cyber Defence
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (42.86%) Wiki
2 2 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) MapReduce
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) B2B
4 2 (28.57%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) ATDD
5 1 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) Scala
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) OSCP
2 1 (14.29%) SANS
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Hortonworks