The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 87 78 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing OOD 4 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.28% 0.72% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.97% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £406 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £383 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £413 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
OOD
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1118 931 965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 79.23% 74.24% 73.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 496 483
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £262 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 66
Average hourly rate £45.00 £21.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.25 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £175.00 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

OOD
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - - - -
Egham - - - -
Esher - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - - 1
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOD.

1 11 (91.67%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) WCF
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) IIS
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) UNIX
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) C
5 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
5 4 (33.33%) Swing
5 4 (33.33%) JNI
5 4 (33.33%) Subversion
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) NetBeans
5 4 (33.33%) Java SE
5 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
1 4 (33.33%) NetBeans
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) WCF
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) Swing
3 4 (33.33%) JNI
3 4 (33.33%) Java SE
4 2 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) WinForms
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) UML
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware