The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
England / South West
Rank 131 115 142
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +27
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 5 30 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 1.00% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 1.22% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 27 6
Median daily rate £339 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.66% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.63% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2237 2460 2470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.79% 82.16% 78.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1486 1679 1619
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £283 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 123 90
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOA/OOD across the South West region.

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Trend in the South West

OOA/OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD across the South West region.

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

OOA/OOD
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Devon -16 3 £338 -3.57%
Wiltshire -5 2 £375 -0.66% 1
OOA/OOD
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 11 (64.71%) OO
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
4 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) UML
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) Subversion
4 7 (41.18%) Spring
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
5 6 (35.29%) C++
5 6 (35.29%) Embedded C++
5 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
6 5 (29.41%) Maven
7 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) C
7 4 (23.53%) Ant
7 4 (23.53%) XML
7 4 (23.53%) OOD
7 4 (23.53%) Apache
7 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
7 4 (23.53%) Selenium

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (23.53%) Apache
1 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
2 7 (41.18%) Subversion
3 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
4 5 (29.41%) Maven
5 4 (23.53%) Ant
5 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
5 4 (23.53%) Selenium
6 3 (17.65%) JBehave
7 2 (11.76%) JUnit
8 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Developer in Test
5 2 (11.76%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) Spring
3 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
4 4 (23.53%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) CSS3
5 3 (17.65%) Flask
5 3 (17.65%) J2EE
5 3 (17.65%) RESTful
5 3 (17.65%) SQLAlchemy
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 1 (5.88%) .NET
7 1 (5.88%) Angular 2
7 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
7 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) OO
2 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) UML
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) OOD
4 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.88%) Android Development
7 1 (5.88%) BDD
7 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Open Source
7 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) C++
4 6 (35.29%) Embedded C++
5 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
6 4 (23.53%) C
7 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
7 3 (17.65%) Python
8 1 (5.88%) C#
8 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SDET
1 3 (17.65%) WCAG
2 2 (11.76%) QA
3 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
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