The first table below looks at the demand for OOA/OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 230 224 197
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -27
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 10 10 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.12% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.17% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 29
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.88% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £450 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - £27.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6477 5900 6796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.56% 70.27% 68.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3557 3123 3224
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 261 319
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
OOA/OOD
England

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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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
Hampshire -7 4 £386 +5.82%
Surrey -9 1 £225 -50.00% 1
West Sussex - - - - 2
Buckinghamshire - - - -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD.

1 21 (63.64%) UML
2 19 (57.58%) Oracle
2 19 (57.58%) OOD
3 15 (45.45%) Java
3 15 (45.45%) OO
4 14 (42.42%) HTML
5 13 (39.39%) WebLogic
6 12 (36.36%) Maven
6 12 (36.36%) Use Case
7 11 (33.33%) SQL
7 11 (33.33%) J2EE
7 11 (33.33%) Ant
7 11 (33.33%) CSS
8 10 (30.30%) Toad
8 10 (30.30%) RDBMS
8 10 (30.30%) JSF
8 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database
8 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
9 9 (27.27%) C
9 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL
10 8 (24.24%) MySQL
10 8 (24.24%) JDBC
10 8 (24.24%) Servlets
10 8 (24.24%) Programme Management
10 8 (24.24%) Business Development
10 8 (24.24%) Java EE
10 8 (24.24%) JPA
10 8 (24.24%) Performance Analysis
10 8 (24.24%) PrimeFaces

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (39.39%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.09%) CMS
3 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (6.06%) Escenic
4 2 (6.06%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.06%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) MS Project Server
5 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) RDBMS
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database
1 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
2 8 (24.24%) MySQL
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
6 2 (6.06%) Big Data
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Maven
2 11 (33.33%) Ant
3 10 (30.30%) Toad
4 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
5 5 (15.15%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (12.12%) NetBeans
7 3 (9.09%) Subversion
7 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
8 2 (6.06%) JUnit
9 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
9 1 (3.03%) IntelliJ
9 1 (3.03%) JIRA
9 1 (3.03%) Mockito
9 1 (3.03%) Hudson
9 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
9 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Developer
2 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Technical Design Leader
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Java Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) HTML
2 11 (33.33%) J2EE
2 11 (33.33%) CSS
3 10 (30.30%) JSF
4 8 (24.24%) Java EE
4 8 (24.24%) JPA
4 8 (24.24%) PrimeFaces
4 8 (24.24%) JDBC
4 8 (24.24%) Servlets
5 7 (21.21%) .NET
6 6 (18.18%) XML
6 6 (18.18%) XSLT
7 5 (15.15%) Web Services
7 5 (15.15%) Ajax
8 3 (9.09%) WCF
8 3 (9.09%) WPF
8 3 (9.09%) WF
8 3 (9.09%) Silverlight
8 3 (9.09%) jQuery
8 3 (9.09%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) UML
2 19 (57.58%) OOD
3 15 (45.45%) OO
4 12 (36.36%) Use Case
5 8 (24.24%) Business Development
5 8 (24.24%) Performance Analysis
5 8 (24.24%) Programme Management
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL
6 6 (18.18%) TOGAF
7 4 (12.12%) Workflow
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (9.09%) RUP
8 3 (9.09%) OOP
8 3 (9.09%) Content Management
8 3 (9.09%) Web Development
9 2 (6.06%) TDD
9 2 (6.06%) BDD
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
9 2 (6.06%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Java
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) C
3 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 7 (21.21%) C#
5 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 5 (15.15%) C++
7 3 (9.09%) Scala
8 2 (6.06%) Embedded C
8 2 (6.06%) Embedded C++
9 1 (3.03%) Groovy
9 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.03%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) CBAP
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Talend
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe
4 1 (3.03%) Lotus
4 1 (3.03%) VMware