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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 216 222 207
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 23 16 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.19% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.27% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 28
Average daily rate £320 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £322 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £455 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £44.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.64% +26.07%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6617 5926 6997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.86% 70.61% 65.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3692 3097 3330
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 251 367
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
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
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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +17 17 £320 -1.53%
Oxfordshire +7 5 £320 -
Berkshire -12 1 £313 -40.47%
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
OOA/OOD
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (69.57%) OOD
2 30 (65.22%) Oracle
3 28 (60.87%) UML
4 22 (47.83%) Java
5 19 (41.30%) SQL
5 19 (41.30%) WebLogic
6 18 (39.13%) OO
7 17 (36.96%) RDBMS
7 17 (36.96%) Relational Database
8 16 (34.78%) J2EE
8 16 (34.78%) HTML
9 14 (30.43%) C++
9 14 (30.43%) XML
9 14 (30.43%) JSF
9 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (30.43%) Use Case
9 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database
10 13 (28.26%) Maven
10 13 (28.26%) CSS
10 13 (28.26%) Ant
10 13 (28.26%) Toad
11 12 (26.09%) Windows
11 12 (26.09%) PL/SQL
11 12 (26.09%) Multithreading
12 11 (23.91%) Java EE
12 11 (23.91%) Scrum
12 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
13 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
13 10 (21.74%) JDBC
13 10 (21.74%) Eclipse

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (41.30%) WebLogic
2 6 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.87%) MQSeries
3 5 (10.87%) CMS
3 5 (10.87%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.87%) Escenic
3 5 (10.87%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) SaaS
2 5 (10.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) HTTP
1 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) RDBMS
1 17 (36.96%) Relational Database
2 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database
2 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
4 9 (19.57%) MySQL
5 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
5 5 (10.87%) Big Data
6 1 (2.17%) BODI
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Ant
1 13 (28.26%) Maven
1 13 (28.26%) Toad
2 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 10 (21.74%) Eclipse
3 5 (10.87%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (8.70%) Subversion
5 3 (6.52%) NetBeans
5 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.35%) JUnit
7 1 (2.17%) Sahi
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
1 5 (10.87%) Automotive
1 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) SQL Developer
2 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Programmer
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Developer Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) Java Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Design Leader
8 3 (6.52%) Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.35%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) HTML
1 16 (34.78%) J2EE
2 14 (30.43%) XML
2 14 (30.43%) JSF
3 13 (28.26%) CSS
4 11 (23.91%) Java EE
5 10 (21.74%) JPA
5 10 (21.74%) JDBC
6 8 (17.39%) Servlets
7 6 (13.04%) EJB
7 6 (13.04%) POSIX
8 5 (10.87%) LAMP
8 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
8 5 (10.87%) Spring
8 5 (10.87%) .NET
8 5 (10.87%) Struts
8 5 (10.87%) HTML5
8 5 (10.87%) CSS3
8 5 (10.87%) Java RMI
8 5 (10.87%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (10.87%) Telematics
3 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Linux
3 6 (13.04%) LynxOS
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) OOD
2 28 (60.87%) UML
3 18 (39.13%) OO
4 14 (30.43%) Use Case
5 12 (26.09%) Multithreading
6 11 (23.91%) Scrum
7 9 (19.57%) OOP
7 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.22%) TOGAF
9 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
9 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (13.04%) SOA
9 6 (13.04%) Business Development
9 6 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (13.04%) Digital Signal Processing
9 6 (13.04%) Signal Processing
10 5 (10.87%) BDD
10 5 (10.87%) SysML
10 5 (10.87%) RUP
10 5 (10.87%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 14 (30.43%) C++
4 12 (26.09%) PL/SQL
5 6 (13.04%) C
6 5 (10.87%) C#
6 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.87%) Scala
7 4 (8.70%) VC++
8 2 (4.35%) Embedded C
8 2 (4.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) DICOM
2 5 (10.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 30 (65.22%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Intel
3 5 (10.87%) Talend
3 5 (10.87%) JBoss
4 1 (2.17%) Cognos
4 1 (2.17%) Sun
4 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.17%) Informatica
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