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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
England / South East
Rank 205 174 200
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +26
Contract jobs citing OOD 36 83 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 1.00% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.25% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 56 46
Median daily rate £425 £388 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +21.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%

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
5739 6656 7227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.23% 79.98% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3373 3988 3999
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 286 241
Median hourly rate £38.50 £44.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Surrey +5 19 £425 - 8
Berkshire - 10 £450 - 4
West Sussex +4 3 £285 -29.19% 1
Hampshire -25 3 £324 +9.66% 7
East Sussex +6 1 £325 - 1
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 (79.10%) OO
2 33 (49.25%) Linux
3 27 (40.30%) Unix
4 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (37.31%) C++
5 25 (37.31%) SQL
6 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
7 20 (29.85%) Java
8 19 (28.36%) Windows
8 19 (28.36%) MVC
8 19 (28.36%) Python
9 18 (26.87%) Finance
9 18 (26.87%) JSON
9 18 (26.87%) REST
10 17 (25.37%) MongoDB
10 17 (25.37%) NoSQL
10 17 (25.37%) Open Source
11 16 (23.88%) Continuous Delivery
11 16 (23.88%) Software Engineering
11 16 (23.88%) .NET
12 15 (22.39%) C#
12 15 (22.39%) UML
12 15 (22.39%) Web Services
12 15 (22.39%) Unit Testing
13 14 (20.90%) Ruby
13 14 (20.90%) Pair Programming
13 14 (20.90%) Express
13 14 (20.90%) User Experience
13 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (20.90%) Node.js

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 5 (7.46%) Apache
2 4 (5.97%) Confluence
3 3 (4.48%) Apache Pig
3 3 (4.48%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) GitHub
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) IaaS
3 1 (1.49%) PaaS
3 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) LDAP
2 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.99%) Internet
4 1 (1.49%) Network Security
4 1 (1.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) MongoDB
1 17 (25.37%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.43%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.94%) MySQL
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.48%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (4.48%) Apache Hive
6 3 (4.48%) Big Data
6 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.48%) Neo4j
6 3 (4.48%) OrientDB
7 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Subversion
2 9 (13.43%) NUnit
3 8 (11.94%) Git (software)
3 8 (11.94%) GoogleTest
4 6 (8.96%) Ant
4 6 (8.96%) ClearCase
4 6 (8.96%) CppUnit
5 4 (5.97%) JIRA
5 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.99%) MSTest
7 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.49%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.49%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.49%) JUnit
8 1 (1.49%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (1.49%) WiX
General
1 18 (26.87%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Retail
3 3 (4.48%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 42 (62.69%) Developer
2 14 (20.90%) JavaScript Developer
2 14 (20.90%) Node.js Developer
3 11 (16.42%) C++ Developer
4 9 (13.43%) C# Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Software Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Oracle Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (7.46%) C Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (7.46%) Linux Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Unix Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) Database Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.87%) JSON
1 18 (26.87%) REST
2 16 (23.88%) .NET
3 15 (22.39%) Web Services
4 14 (20.90%) Express
4 14 (20.90%) Node.js
5 11 (16.42%) HTML
6 10 (14.93%) XML
7 9 (13.43%) CSS
7 9 (13.43%) WPF
8 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
8 7 (10.45%) RESTful
9 6 (8.96%) Laravel
9 6 (8.96%) WinForms
10 5 (7.46%) HTML5
10 5 (7.46%) WCF
11 4 (5.97%) SOAP
12 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
12 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (4.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (20.90%) User Experience
2 8 (11.94%) Derivative
3 4 (5.97%) Wiki
4 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.48%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (4.48%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.99%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.49%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.49%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 33 (49.25%) Linux
2 27 (40.30%) Unix
3 19 (28.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (79.10%) OO
2 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (28.36%) MVC
4 17 (25.37%) Open Source
5 16 (23.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 16 (23.88%) Software Engineering
6 15 (22.39%) UML
6 15 (22.39%) Unit Testing
7 14 (20.90%) Pair Programming
8 11 (16.42%) Multithreading
9 10 (14.93%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (14.93%) Scrum
9 10 (14.93%) Web Development
10 8 (11.94%) Data Analysis
10 8 (11.94%) Integration Testing
10 8 (11.94%) Memory Management
10 8 (11.94%) SDLC
10 8 (11.94%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
11 7 (10.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.31%) C++
1 25 (37.31%) SQL
2 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
3 20 (29.85%) Java
4 19 (28.36%) Python
5 15 (22.39%) C#
6 14 (20.90%) Ruby
7 12 (17.91%) C
8 8 (11.94%) PHP
9 3 (4.48%) Perl
9 3 (4.48%) Scala
9 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.99%) XPath
11 1 (1.49%) C++/CLI
11 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) OSCP
4 1 (1.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.49%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Oracle
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.49%) Perforce
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