The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 218 180 220
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +40
Contract jobs citing OOD 51 92 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.96% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 1.20% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 57 24
Median daily rate £369 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £59.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -36.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £59.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -32.77%
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
7215 7650 6941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.31% 79.98% 76.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4362 4548 3824
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 246 251
Median hourly rate £39.50 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.58% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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 OOD across the South East region.

OOD Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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 OOD across the South East region.

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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 OOD within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Hampshire -28 19 £320 +4.91% 8
Kent +8 8 - - 3
Surrey -2 8 £375 -11.76% 3
Berkshire -6 8 £400 +10.34% 10
Buckinghamshire +16 3 £438 +75.00% 2
Oxfordshire +3 3 £390 -
Middlesex -2 1 - -
West Sussex -6 1 £335 +3.07% 1
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South East region with a requirement for OOD.

1 53 (72.60%) OO
2 44 (60.27%) Linux
3 42 (57.53%) UML
4 30 (41.10%) Unix
4 30 (41.10%) C
4 30 (41.10%) Subversion
4 30 (41.10%) Software Engineering
5 29 (39.73%) Ant
5 29 (39.73%) Multithreading
5 29 (39.73%) Security Cleared
6 28 (38.36%) C++
7 27 (36.99%) SC Cleared
7 27 (36.99%) Unit Testing
7 27 (36.99%) GoogleTest
8 26 (35.62%) Memory Management
9 25 (34.25%) Integration Testing
9 25 (34.25%) NUnit
10 24 (32.88%) Project Management
10 24 (32.88%) Derivative
10 24 (32.88%) System Integration Testing
11 23 (31.51%) Use Case
11 23 (31.51%) .NET
12 22 (30.14%) C#
12 22 (30.14%) Configuration Management
13 21 (28.77%) Python
13 21 (28.77%) ClearCase
13 21 (28.77%) CppUnit
14 19 (26.03%) SQL
15 18 (24.66%) JSON
15 18 (24.66%) Analytical Skills

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 8 (10.96%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (10.96%) Cloud Foundry
1 8 (10.96%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.74%) Drupal
3 2 (2.74%) JBoss
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) IIS
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Bluemix
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.74%) Office 365
4 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.37%) Broadband
2 1 (1.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) MySQL
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 30 (41.10%) Subversion
2 29 (39.73%) Ant
3 27 (36.99%) GoogleTest
4 25 (34.25%) NUnit
5 21 (28.77%) ClearCase
5 21 (28.77%) CppUnit
6 14 (19.18%) Git (software)
7 12 (16.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (15.07%) Eclipse
9 8 (10.96%) Maven
10 7 (9.59%) JIRA
10 7 (9.59%) MSTest
10 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
11 3 (4.11%) Rational Rose
12 2 (2.74%) JUnit
13 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
13 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
13 1 (1.37%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.74%) Electronics
2 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Automotive
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Front Office
3 1 (1.37%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (73.97%) Developer
2 21 (28.77%) C Developer
3 13 (17.81%) C++ Developer
4 12 (16.44%) Senior Developer
5 10 (13.70%) C/C++ Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Software Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) Java Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (10.96%) C++ Software Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Software Developer
8 7 (9.59%) C# Developer
8 7 (9.59%) J2EE Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
9 6 (8.22%) C/C++ Software Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Agile Developer
10 5 (6.85%) C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (5.48%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.51%) .NET
2 18 (24.66%) JSON
3 16 (21.92%) XML
4 12 (16.44%) HTML
5 11 (15.07%) REST
5 11 (15.07%) Web Services
6 10 (13.70%) CSS
6 10 (13.70%) SOAP
6 10 (13.70%) Spring
7 9 (12.33%) J2EE
7 9 (12.33%) JDBC
7 9 (12.33%) jQuery
8 8 (10.96%) JSP
8 8 (10.96%) Servlets
9 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
10 5 (6.85%) HTML5
10 5 (6.85%) Motif
11 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
12 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (4.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) Derivative
2 18 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.74%) Social Media
4 2 (2.74%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.37%) Life Science
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.37%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 44 (60.27%) Linux
2 30 (41.10%) Unix
3 9 (12.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (72.60%) OO
2 42 (57.53%) UML
3 30 (41.10%) Software Engineering
4 29 (39.73%) Multithreading
5 27 (36.99%) Unit Testing
6 26 (35.62%) Memory Management
7 25 (34.25%) Integration Testing
8 24 (32.88%) Project Management
8 24 (32.88%) System Integration Testing
9 23 (31.51%) Use Case
10 22 (30.14%) Configuration Management
11 16 (21.92%) Requirements Analysis
12 12 (16.44%) Scrum
12 12 (16.44%) SDLC
13 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (15.07%) RUP
14 10 (13.70%) SOA
15 9 (12.33%) OOP
16 8 (10.96%) AOP
17 7 (9.59%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) C
2 28 (38.36%) C++
3 22 (30.14%) C#
4 21 (28.77%) Python
5 19 (26.03%) SQL
6 14 (19.18%) Java
7 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
8 8 (10.96%) AspectJ
9 3 (4.11%) PHP
10 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.74%) Ruby
11 1 (1.37%) ABAP
11 1 (1.37%) Perl
11 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (39.73%) Security Cleared
2 27 (36.99%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) IBM
3 2 (2.74%) Omniture
3 2 (2.74%) Zend
4 1 (1.37%) OpenLink
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle
4 1 (1.37%) QNX
4 1 (1.37%) SAP
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