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 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 119 109 131
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Contract jobs citing OOD 22 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 0.89% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.16% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 7
Median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £370 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £478 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 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 £37.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.24%
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
2308 2412 2387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.56% 77.06% 79.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1502 1609 1591
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 102 121
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.15 £17.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 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 29 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 0 11 £475 +11.76% 6
Bristol -1 2 £369 -1.66% 1
Wiltshire -8 1 - -
Devon - 1 £425 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 46 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (59.15%) HTML
4 39 (54.93%) SQL
5 30 (42.25%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (39.44%) Git (software)
6 28 (39.44%) Requirements Analysis
7 26 (36.62%) Scrum
8 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
9 23 (32.39%) Java
9 23 (32.39%) Python
9 23 (32.39%) TDD
10 21 (29.58%) MVC
10 21 (29.58%) CSS
10 21 (29.58%) Security Cleared
11 20 (28.17%) NoSQL
11 20 (28.17%) Relational Database
11 20 (28.17%) C#
11 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
11 20 (28.17%) OOA/OOD
11 20 (28.17%) Subversion
12 19 (26.76%) Oracle
13 18 (25.35%) .NET
13 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
14 17 (23.94%) Software Testing
14 17 (23.94%) Jenkins
15 16 (22.54%) AngularJS
15 16 (22.54%) Oracle Database
15 16 (22.54%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (22.54%) QA

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 30 (42.25%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (16.90%) Apache
2 12 (16.90%) Confluence
3 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.23%) Node.js
6 2 (2.82%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (12.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) GitHub
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) Firewall
2 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) NoSQL
1 20 (28.17%) Relational Database
1 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
2 16 (22.54%) Oracle Database
3 12 (16.90%) OrientDB
4 11 (15.49%) MySQL
5 10 (14.08%) Neo4j
6 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (11.27%) Big Data
8 2 (2.82%) Apache Accumulo
8 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.41%) DB2
9 1 (1.41%) Informix
Development Applications
1 28 (39.44%) Git (software)
2 20 (28.17%) Subversion
3 17 (23.94%) Jenkins
4 13 (18.31%) JIRA
5 11 (15.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (15.49%) Bitbucket
6 9 (12.68%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.63%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (4.23%) EasyMock
8 3 (4.23%) gulp
8 3 (4.23%) JUnit
9 2 (2.82%) Selenium
10 1 (1.41%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (18.31%) Finance
1 13 (18.31%) Telecoms
2 10 (14.08%) Marketing
3 9 (12.68%) Electronics
3 9 (12.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 59 (83.10%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Software Developer
3 14 (19.72%) .NET Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Python Developer
4 13 (18.31%) C# Developer
5 11 (15.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (15.49%) Java Developer
5 11 (15.49%) Software Engineer
6 10 (14.08%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (14.08%) Agile Developer
6 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (14.08%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (12.68%) Agile .NET Developer
7 9 (12.68%) Agile C# Developer
7 9 (12.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Angular Developer
8 6 (8.45%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Data Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (59.15%) HTML
2 21 (29.58%) CSS
3 18 (25.35%) .NET
4 16 (22.54%) AngularJS
4 16 (22.54%) jQuery
4 16 (22.54%) Spring
5 15 (21.13%) RESTful
6 13 (18.31%) XML
7 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
8 11 (15.49%) EJB
9 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (14.08%) Java EE
9 10 (14.08%) JSF
9 10 (14.08%) Web Services
10 9 (12.68%) JSON
10 9 (12.68%) REST
10 9 (12.68%) WCF
11 8 (11.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (9.86%) SOAP
13 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.90%) 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%) iPhone
6 1 (1.41%) Social Media
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
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 46 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (39.44%) Requirements Analysis
4 26 (36.62%) Scrum
5 23 (32.39%) TDD
6 21 (29.58%) MVC
7 20 (28.17%) OOA/OOD
8 17 (23.94%) Software Testing
9 16 (22.54%) Risk Analysis
10 15 (21.13%) Open Source
10 15 (21.13%) Service Delivery
11 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
12 13 (18.31%) DevOps
13 12 (16.90%) Multithreading
14 11 (15.49%) Coaching
14 11 (15.49%) ITIL
14 11 (15.49%) Mentoring
15 9 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (12.68%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.93%) SQL
2 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
3 23 (32.39%) Java
3 23 (32.39%) Python
4 20 (28.17%) C#
5 15 (21.13%) Ruby
6 11 (15.49%) Scala
7 10 (14.08%) PL/SQL
8 5 (7.04%) C
8 5 (7.04%) C++
9 4 (5.63%) Apex Code
9 4 (5.63%) Embedded C++
9 4 (5.63%) Perl
10 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.41%) PHP
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 16 (22.54%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Kibana
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Oracle
2 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.68%) 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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