The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 109 115 125
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing OOD 30 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.03% 0.79% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.01% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 13
Median daily rate £400 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £464 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £46.20 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -8.12%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2283 2369 2566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.08% 77.85% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1494 1525 1612
Median daily rate £388 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 96 115
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

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 OOD across the South West region.

OOD Daily Rate Trend in the South West

OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the South West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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 OOD across the South West region.

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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 OOD within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 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
Gloucestershire +13 13 £500 +11.11% 5
Dorset -8 5 £425 +6.25% 4
Bristol -1 4 £325 -13.33% 4
Wiltshire -5 2 - -
Devon - 1 £425 -
Somerset - 1 £475 - 2
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 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 West region with a requirement for OOD.

1 65 (91.55%) OO
2 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (57.75%) HTML
4 40 (56.34%) SQL
5 31 (43.66%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (40.85%) Git (software)
6 29 (40.85%) Requirements Analysis
7 25 (35.21%) TDD
7 25 (35.21%) Python
8 23 (32.39%) JavaScript
8 23 (32.39%) Scrum
9 22 (30.99%) Subversion
9 22 (30.99%) Java
10 21 (29.58%) OOA/OOD
10 21 (29.58%) NoSQL
10 21 (29.58%) Security Cleared
11 20 (28.17%) Relational Database
12 19 (26.76%) MVC
12 19 (26.76%) CSS
13 18 (25.35%) C#
13 18 (25.35%) .NET
13 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
13 18 (25.35%) Software Testing
13 18 (25.35%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (25.35%) QA
14 17 (23.94%) Risk Analysis
14 17 (23.94%) Jenkins
14 17 (23.94%) Oracle
15 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
16 15 (21.13%) Spring

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 31 (43.66%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (16.90%) Apache
3 11 (15.49%) Confluence
4 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.23%) Node.js
7 2 (2.82%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) GitHub
2 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.41%) IaaS
4 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) Firewall
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) NoSQL
2 20 (28.17%) Relational Database
3 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
4 14 (19.72%) Oracle Database
5 11 (15.49%) OrientDB
6 10 (14.08%) MySQL
7 9 (12.68%) Big Data
7 9 (12.68%) Neo4j
7 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.82%) Apache Accumulo
8 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.41%) DB2
9 1 (1.41%) Informix
9 1 (1.41%) OLTP
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.41%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 29 (40.85%) Git (software)
2 22 (30.99%) Subversion
3 17 (23.94%) Jenkins
4 12 (16.90%) JIRA
5 11 (15.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (15.49%) Bitbucket
6 7 (9.86%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.63%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (4.23%) gulp
9 2 (2.82%) EasyMock
9 2 (2.82%) JUnit
9 2 (2.82%) Selenium
10 1 (1.41%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
1 12 (16.90%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.68%) Marketing
3 8 (11.27%) Electronics
3 8 (11.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 59 (83.10%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Python Developer
3 13 (18.31%) Software Developer
4 12 (16.90%) .NET Developer
5 11 (15.49%) C# Developer
5 11 (15.49%) Software Engineer
6 10 (14.08%) Java Developer
7 9 (12.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (11.27%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (11.27%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (9.86%) Agile Developer
9 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (9.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (8.45%) Agile .NET Developer
10 6 (8.45%) Agile C# Developer
10 6 (8.45%) Angular Developer
10 6 (8.45%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
11 5 (7.04%) Big Data Engineer
11 5 (7.04%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (57.75%) HTML
2 19 (26.76%) CSS
3 18 (25.35%) .NET
4 15 (21.13%) RESTful
4 15 (21.13%) Spring
5 14 (19.72%) jQuery
5 14 (19.72%) XML
6 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
7 11 (15.49%) Web Services
8 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
8 10 (14.08%) EJB
9 9 (12.68%) Java EE
9 9 (12.68%) JSF
10 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (9.86%) JSON
12 6 (8.45%) REST
12 6 (8.45%) WCF
13 5 (7.04%) Lucene
13 5 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.49%) Wiki
3 7 (9.86%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (5.63%) Cybercrime
4 4 (5.63%) iPad
5 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.41%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.41%) iPhone
6 1 (1.41%) Replication
6 1 (1.41%) Social Media
6 1 (1.41%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Windows
2 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.41%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (91.55%) OO
2 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (40.85%) Requirements Analysis
4 25 (35.21%) TDD
5 23 (32.39%) Scrum
6 21 (29.58%) OOA/OOD
7 19 (26.76%) MVC
8 18 (25.35%) Software Testing
9 17 (23.94%) Risk Analysis
10 15 (21.13%) Open Source
10 15 (21.13%) Service Delivery
11 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
12 12 (16.90%) DevOps
12 12 (16.90%) Multithreading
13 11 (15.49%) Coaching
13 11 (15.49%) ITIL
13 11 (15.49%) Mentoring
14 9 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (11.27%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (56.34%) SQL
2 25 (35.21%) Python
3 23 (32.39%) JavaScript
4 22 (30.99%) Java
5 18 (25.35%) C#
6 15 (21.13%) Ruby
7 10 (14.08%) PL/SQL
7 10 (14.08%) Scala
8 5 (7.04%) C
8 5 (7.04%) C++
8 5 (7.04%) Perl
9 4 (5.63%) Apex Code
9 4 (5.63%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.41%) PHP
10 1 (1.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.31%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (25.35%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Kibana
2 1 (1.41%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (23.94%) Oracle
2 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.27%) SAP
4 4 (5.63%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.41%) BEA
5 1 (1.41%) Rally
5 1 (1.41%) Sybase
5 1 (1.41%) VeriFone
5 1 (1.41%) WorldPay
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