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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 77 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing OOD 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.33% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.46% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £275 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.66%
OOD
Berkshire

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
712 651 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 78.76% 72.33% 77.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 330 371
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.03 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 17 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for OOD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Business Activity Monitoring

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 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#