The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
England / South East
Rank 237 251 264
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 2 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.026% 0.14% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.17% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Median daily rate £480 £355 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.21% -16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £355 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £355 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.63% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6185 7114 7546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.81% 81.31% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3650 4401 4125
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 276 249
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.03 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OOA/OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

OOA/OOD
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +10 1 £523 -
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £438 +23.23% 1
OOA/OOD
England

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOA/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 South East region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) SDET
2 2 (50.00%) API Design
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) TestNG
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) BPR
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) DHTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) TestNG
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (25.00%) Gradle
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) DHTML
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Struts
2 1 (25.00%) Struts2
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) API Design
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) BPR
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Records Management
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Groovy
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle