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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 245 192 200
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +8
Contract jobs citing OOD 29 68 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.73% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.93% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 42 33
Median daily rate £338 £301 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -6.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
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
7459 7329 6781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.16% 78.67% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4580 4179 3772
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 £248
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 261 258 277
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 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 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
Hampshire -32 13 £313 +5.93% 9
Kent - 6 - - 1
Surrey -9 4 - - 2
Berkshire -12 4 £501 +43.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +5 2 £425 +33.85%
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 62 (79.49%) OO
2 59 (75.64%) Linux
3 49 (62.82%) UML
4 48 (61.54%) Unix
5 41 (52.56%) Software Engineering
6 40 (51.28%) C
6 40 (51.28%) C++
7 39 (50.00%) Subversion
8 38 (48.72%) Ant
9 36 (46.15%) GoogleTest
10 34 (43.59%) NUnit
11 33 (42.31%) Multithreading
12 32 (41.03%) Security Cleared
12 32 (41.03%) CppUnit
12 32 (41.03%) Configuration Management
12 32 (41.03%) ClearCase
13 31 (39.74%) Memory Management
14 30 (38.46%) Integration Testing
14 30 (38.46%) Use Case
14 30 (38.46%) Project Management
15 29 (37.18%) Analytical Skills
16 28 (35.90%) System Integration Testing
16 28 (35.90%) Unit Testing
16 28 (35.90%) Derivative
17 27 (34.62%) Python
17 27 (34.62%) SC Cleared
18 25 (32.05%) SQL
19 23 (29.49%) Requirements Analysis
20 22 (28.21%) Java
21 20 (25.64%) JSON

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 11 (14.10%) Node.js
2 6 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.56%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.56%) Drupal
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.28%) Apache
5 1 (1.28%) IIS
5 1 (1.28%) JBoss
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Bluemix
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) Office 365
3 1 (1.28%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 11 (14.10%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.97%) MySQL
4 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.13%) Ingres
5 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (50.00%) Subversion
2 38 (48.72%) Ant
3 36 (46.15%) GoogleTest
4 34 (43.59%) NUnit
5 32 (41.03%) ClearCase
5 32 (41.03%) CppUnit
6 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 9 (11.54%) Eclipse
8 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
9 6 (7.69%) Maven
10 5 (6.41%) JIRA
10 5 (6.41%) Rational Rose
11 4 (5.13%) ClearQuest
11 4 (5.13%) CruiseControl
11 4 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.28%) GDB
12 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
12 1 (1.28%) JUnit
12 1 (1.28%) MSTest
12 1 (1.28%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (3.85%) Finance
1 3 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.28%) Automotive
2 1 (1.28%) Banking
2 1 (1.28%) Electronics
2 1 (1.28%) Front Office
2 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (73.08%) Developer
2 23 (29.49%) C Developer
3 17 (21.79%) Software Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.10%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (14.10%) Node.js Developer
6 10 (12.82%) C++ Developer
7 9 (11.54%) C Software Engineer
8 8 (10.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (8.97%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (8.97%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (8.97%) Software Developer
10 6 (7.69%) C/C++ Developer
10 6 (7.69%) Java Developer
10 6 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (7.69%) Technical Leader
11 5 (6.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.64%) JSON
2 16 (20.51%) XML
3 15 (19.23%) REST
4 11 (14.10%) Express
5 10 (12.82%) .NET
6 9 (11.54%) HTML
6 9 (11.54%) Motif
7 7 (8.97%) CSS
7 7 (8.97%) J2EE
7 7 (8.97%) JDBC
7 7 (8.97%) Spring
8 6 (7.69%) jQuery
8 6 (7.69%) JSP
8 6 (7.69%) Servlets
9 5 (6.41%) HTML5
10 4 (5.13%) SOAP
10 4 (5.13%) wxWidgets
11 3 (3.85%) Ajax
11 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (37.18%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (35.90%) Derivative
3 11 (14.10%) User Experience
4 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.56%) Social Media
6 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.28%) Life Science
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 59 (75.64%) Linux
2 48 (61.54%) Unix
3 15 (19.23%) Windows
4 4 (5.13%) Android
4 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (79.49%) OO
2 49 (62.82%) UML
3 41 (52.56%) Software Engineering
4 33 (42.31%) Multithreading
5 32 (41.03%) Configuration Management
6 31 (39.74%) Memory Management
7 30 (38.46%) Integration Testing
7 30 (38.46%) Project Management
7 30 (38.46%) Use Case
8 28 (35.90%) System Integration Testing
8 28 (35.90%) Unit Testing
9 23 (29.49%) Requirements Analysis
10 17 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (19.23%) MVC
12 13 (16.67%) Open Source
13 11 (14.10%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (14.10%) Pair Programming
13 11 (14.10%) RUP
14 7 (8.97%) OOP
14 7 (8.97%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.28%) C
1 40 (51.28%) C++
2 27 (34.62%) Python
3 25 (32.05%) SQL
4 22 (28.21%) Java
5 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 11 (14.10%) Ruby
7 9 (11.54%) C#
8 6 (7.69%) AspectJ
9 3 (3.85%) PHP
10 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.28%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 32 (41.03%) Security Cleared
2 27 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Varnish
Vendors
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.41%) IBM
3 2 (2.56%) Omniture
3 2 (2.56%) Zend
4 1 (1.28%) Google
4 1 (1.28%) OpenLink
4 1 (1.28%) QNX
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago