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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 263 264 226
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -38
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 8 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.086% 0.074% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.094% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 13
Median daily rate £360 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £325 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £372 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £380
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £38.50 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -31.81%
OOA/OOD
England

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
7460 7423 6763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.15% 78.61% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4580 4229 3764
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 260 276
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire - 4 £600 -
Buckinghamshire +6 3 £358 +10.00% 2
Middlesex - 2 £600 -
OOA/OOD
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 19 (95.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) JSP
2 12 (60.00%) OO
3 11 (55.00%) XML
3 11 (55.00%) JMS
3 11 (55.00%) Servlets
3 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
3 11 (55.00%) Spring
4 10 (50.00%) Struts
4 10 (50.00%) CSS
4 10 (50.00%) JDBC
4 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (50.00%) DHTML
4 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 10 (50.00%) HTTP
4 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (50.00%) Use Case
4 10 (50.00%) Open Source
4 10 (50.00%) Software Architecture
5 9 (45.00%) J2EE
6 7 (35.00%) JUnit
7 6 (30.00%) OOP
7 6 (30.00%) Selenium
7 6 (30.00%) TestNG
7 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (20.00%) Java EE
9 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle
10 2 (10.00%) SQL

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 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) HTTP
1 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) JUnit
2 6 (30.00%) Selenium
2 6 (30.00%) TestNG
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (5.00%) JDeveloper
4 1 (5.00%) Maven
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.00%) Automotive
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Senior Developer
3 10 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 10 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 8 (40.00%) J2EE Developer
4 8 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (40.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 8 (40.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Architect
5 5 (25.00%) Test Architect
6 4 (20.00%) Test Automation Architect
7 3 (15.00%) Java Architect
7 3 (15.00%) Senior Architect
7 3 (15.00%) Senior Test Architect
7 3 (15.00%) Senior Test Automation Architect
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Architect
9 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) JSP
2 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
2 11 (55.00%) JMS
2 11 (55.00%) Servlets
2 11 (55.00%) Spring
2 11 (55.00%) XML
3 10 (50.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) DHTML
3 10 (50.00%) HTML
3 10 (50.00%) JDBC
3 10 (50.00%) Struts
4 9 (45.00%) J2EE
5 4 (20.00%) Java EE
6 2 (10.00%) Java SE
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (5.00%) jQuery
7 1 (5.00%) JSF
7 1 (5.00%) REST
7 1 (5.00%) SOAP
7 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) OO
2 10 (50.00%) Open Source
2 10 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 10 (50.00%) Use Case
3 6 (30.00%) OOP
3 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) UML
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) Content Management
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) MVC
7 1 (5.00%) OOD
7 1 (5.00%) SOA
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) QNX
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy