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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 224 161 204
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +43
Contract jobs citing OOD 23 114 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 1.20% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 1.50% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 71 44
Median daily rate £388 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £275 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £425 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
- +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
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
6122 7605 7612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.16% 79.78% 76.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3642 4484 4265
Median daily rate £420 £400 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 312 282
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -10 10 £315 +5.00% 3
Surrey -15 5 £425 - 3
Buckinghamshire +15 3 £425 +54.54% 1
Berkshire +3 3 £350 -15.15% 4
East Sussex +6 1 £325 - 2
Oxfordshire -14 1 £325 -22.61% 1
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 48 (69.57%) OO
2 34 (49.28%) Linux
3 33 (47.83%) C++
4 29 (42.03%) Unix
5 28 (40.58%) .NET
6 27 (39.13%) C#
7 26 (37.68%) UML
8 21 (30.43%) Software Engineering
8 21 (30.43%) Unit Testing
8 21 (30.43%) Multithreading
9 20 (28.99%) C
9 20 (28.99%) Python
10 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (26.09%) NUnit
11 18 (26.09%) SQL
11 18 (26.09%) Security Cleared
12 17 (24.64%) Integration Testing
12 17 (24.64%) Memory Management
12 17 (24.64%) GoogleTest
12 17 (24.64%) System Integration Testing
12 17 (24.64%) Subversion
12 17 (24.64%) Derivative
12 17 (24.64%) JSON
13 16 (23.19%) Ant
13 16 (23.19%) Windows
13 16 (23.19%) Project Management
13 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
14 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
14 15 (21.74%) REST
14 15 (21.74%) Use Case

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 7 (10.14%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.90%) Apache
2 2 (2.90%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.45%) Confluence
3 1 (1.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.80%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.90%) Bluemix
3 2 (2.90%) GitHub
3 2 (2.90%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.45%) IaaS
4 1 (1.45%) PaaS
4 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.90%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) SNMP
3 1 (1.45%) Broadband
3 1 (1.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.14%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.25%) MySQL
4 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (26.09%) NUnit
2 17 (24.64%) GoogleTest
2 17 (24.64%) Subversion
3 16 (23.19%) Ant
4 14 (20.29%) ClearCase
4 14 (20.29%) CppUnit
5 11 (15.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (10.14%) MSTest
7 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
8 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
9 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
9 3 (4.35%) JIRA
10 2 (2.90%) JUnit
10 2 (2.90%) Maven
10 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.45%) EasyMock
11 1 (1.45%) FitNesse
11 1 (1.45%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 10 (14.49%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Legal
3 2 (2.90%) Military
4 1 (1.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.45%) Games
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (73.91%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) C++ Developer
3 15 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 10 (14.49%) C Developer
5 9 (13.04%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Software Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Node.js Developer
8 6 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.70%) C/C++ Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Linux Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Agile Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Consultant
9 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Unix Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Azure Developer
10 4 (5.80%) BizTalk Consultant
10 4 (5.80%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.58%) .NET
2 17 (24.64%) JSON
3 15 (21.74%) REST
4 14 (20.29%) Web Services
5 12 (17.39%) WPF
6 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET
7 9 (13.04%) HTML
7 9 (13.04%) SOAP
8 7 (10.14%) CSS
8 7 (10.14%) Express
8 7 (10.14%) Node.js
9 6 (8.70%) jQuery
9 6 (8.70%) WCF
9 6 (8.70%) WinForms
9 6 (8.70%) XML
10 5 (7.25%) HTML5
11 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
11 4 (5.80%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (5.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Derivative
2 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.59%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (10.14%) User Experience
5 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.90%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.45%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.45%) Online Games
7 1 (1.45%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (49.28%) Linux
2 29 (42.03%) Unix
3 16 (23.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (69.57%) OO
2 26 (37.68%) UML
3 21 (30.43%) Multithreading
3 21 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 21 (30.43%) Unit Testing
4 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (24.64%) Integration Testing
5 17 (24.64%) Memory Management
5 17 (24.64%) System Integration Testing
6 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
6 16 (23.19%) Project Management
7 15 (21.74%) Use Case
8 13 (18.84%) MVC
8 13 (18.84%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (17.39%) Scrum
10 10 (14.49%) SOA
11 9 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (13.04%) MVVM
11 9 (13.04%) SDLC
12 8 (11.59%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) C++
2 27 (39.13%) C#
3 20 (28.99%) C
3 20 (28.99%) Python
4 18 (26.09%) SQL
5 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
6 13 (18.84%) Java
7 7 (10.14%) Ruby
8 4 (5.80%) Perl
8 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.35%) PHP
10 2 (2.90%) AspectJ
10 2 (2.90%) XPath
11 1 (1.45%) C++/CLI
11 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) IBM
4 1 (1.45%) Perforce
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