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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 126 122 139
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs citing OOD 16 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.58% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.74% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 1
Median daily rate £350 £400 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
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
2350 2429 2358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.05% 77.60% 79.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1562 1657 1582
Median daily rate £393 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 106 122
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -2 4 £500 +25.00% 6
Wiltshire -7 2 £375 -
Bristol 0 1 £325 -23.52% 3
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 48 (88.89%) OO
2 28 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (50.00%) HTML
4 26 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 24 (44.44%) Scrum
6 23 (42.59%) C#
6 23 (42.59%) SQL
7 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
7 22 (40.74%) CSS
8 21 (38.89%) .NET
8 21 (38.89%) MVC
9 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
9 20 (37.04%) Relational Database
10 19 (35.19%) jQuery
10 19 (35.19%) Oracle
10 19 (35.19%) Java
11 16 (29.63%) Security Cleared
11 16 (29.63%) Elasticsearch
11 16 (29.63%) Oracle Database
11 16 (29.63%) AngularJS
11 16 (29.63%) Jenkins
12 15 (27.78%) Spring
12 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
13 14 (25.93%) Telecoms
13 14 (25.93%) Service Delivery
13 14 (25.93%) Ruby
13 14 (25.93%) Open Source
14 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (24.07%) RESTful
14 13 (24.07%) Multithreading

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 16 (29.63%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (20.37%) Apache
2 11 (20.37%) Confluence
3 9 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.70%) Apache Pig
5 2 (3.70%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (18.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) GitHub
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 20 (37.04%) Relational Database
3 16 (29.63%) Oracle Database
4 11 (20.37%) OrientDB
5 10 (18.52%) MySQL
6 9 (16.67%) Neo4j
7 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (12.96%) Big Data
9 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.70%) Apache Accumulo
10 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
10 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.85%) DB2
11 1 (1.85%) Informix
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 12 (22.22%) JIRA
3 11 (20.37%) Visual Studio
4 10 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (18.52%) Bitbucket
4 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.41%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (7.41%) Subversion
6 2 (3.70%) EasyMock
6 2 (3.70%) JUnit
6 2 (3.70%) Selenium
7 1 (1.85%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Marketing
3 10 (18.52%) Electronics
3 10 (18.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 43 (79.63%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) .NET Developer
3 15 (27.78%) C# Developer
3 15 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 13 (24.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (22.22%) Agile Developer
5 12 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
6 11 (20.37%) Agile .NET Developer
6 11 (20.37%) Agile C# Developer
6 11 (20.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (20.37%) Java Developer
7 10 (18.52%) Software Engineer
8 7 (12.96%) Angular Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Big Data Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) Data Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
10 4 (7.41%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.00%) HTML
2 22 (40.74%) CSS
3 21 (38.89%) .NET
4 19 (35.19%) jQuery
5 16 (29.63%) AngularJS
6 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 15 (27.78%) Spring
7 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (24.07%) RESTful
7 13 (24.07%) XML
8 11 (20.37%) JSON
8 11 (20.37%) REST
8 11 (20.37%) WCF
9 10 (18.52%) EJB
9 10 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (16.67%) Java EE
10 9 (16.67%) JSF
10 9 (16.67%) SOAP
11 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (12.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Wiki
2 6 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.41%) Cybercrime
5 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.85%) iPad
6 1 (1.85%) iPhone
6 1 (1.85%) Social Media
6 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (88.89%) OO
2 28 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (44.44%) Scrum
4 21 (38.89%) MVC
5 14 (25.93%) Open Source
5 14 (25.93%) Service Delivery
6 13 (24.07%) Multithreading
6 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
7 12 (22.22%) DevOps
7 12 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (18.52%) ITIL
8 10 (18.52%) Programme Management
9 7 (12.96%) SDLC
9 7 (12.96%) SOA
9 7 (12.96%) TDD
9 7 (12.96%) Workflow
10 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 23 (42.59%) C#
2 23 (42.59%) SQL
3 19 (35.19%) Java
4 14 (25.93%) Ruby
5 10 (18.52%) Scala
6 9 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 7 (12.96%) Python
8 5 (9.26%) C
8 5 (9.26%) C++
9 4 (7.41%) Apex Code
9 4 (7.41%) Embedded C++
9 4 (7.41%) Perl
10 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 12 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) Oracle
3 10 (18.52%) SAP
4 4 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.85%) BEA
5 1 (1.85%) Rally
5 1 (1.85%) Sybase
5 1 (1.85%) VeriFone
5 1 (1.85%) WorldPay
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