The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
UK
Rank 488 510 537
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +27
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 107 108 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 80 46
Median daily rate £425 £375 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -15.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £355 £385
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -7.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36798 40775 39191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 81.72% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24365 26369 25350
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 942 1196 1044
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOA/OOD within the UK.

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OOA/OOD
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD within the UK.

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 17 January 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
England +15 93 £425 +9.67% 27
London +27 59 £450 -7.69% 12
East of England - 13 £275 - 1
Scotland +24 11 £450 +28.57% 3
Glasgow +11 8 £450 +69.81% 2
Essex - 8 £260 -
South West -8 7 £425 +14.47% 3
North West +16 5 £506 - 5
City of London -4 5 £475 +22.58% 2
Gloucestershire - 5 £425 - 1
West Midlands -5 4 £531 +112.50% 3
East Midlands - 4 £345 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £600 -
Leicester - 4 £345 -
Leicestershire - 4 £345 -
South Wales - 3 £400 - 2
Wales - 3 £400 - 2
Bedfordshire - 3 £500 -
Edinburgh +14 2 - - 1
Manchester +11 2 £506 - 4
Swindon +3 2 £375 -0.66%
Wiltshire -5 2 £375 -0.66%
Coventry - 2 - - 1
Warwickshire - 2 £531 -
Newport - 2 £400 - 1
Warwick - 2 £531 -
Brentwood - 2 - -
South East +5 1 £420 +18.30% 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 189 (79.41%) OO
2 158 (66.39%) Java
3 155 (65.13%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (52.10%) UML
5 87 (36.55%) SQL
6 85 (35.71%) Oracle
7 84 (35.29%) XML
7 84 (35.29%) Spring
8 77 (32.35%) Scrum
9 74 (31.09%) TDD
10 72 (30.25%) SOA
11 57 (23.95%) JavaScript
12 55 (23.11%) Hibernate
13 50 (21.01%) Jenkins
14 48 (20.17%) HTML
15 46 (19.33%) JSON
16 43 (18.07%) JUnit
17 42 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 41 (17.23%) J2EE
18 41 (17.23%) Relational Database
19 40 (16.81%) PL/SQL
19 40 (16.81%) Open Source
20 39 (16.39%) Enterprise Architecture
21 37 (15.55%) Java EE
21 37 (15.55%) MVC
22 36 (15.13%) Finance
22 36 (15.13%) Maven
22 36 (15.13%) Web Services
22 36 (15.13%) Use Case
23 35 (14.71%) AngularJS

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills 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 42 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 22 (9.24%) Tomcat
3 19 (7.98%) Apache
4 18 (7.56%) WebLogic
5 15 (6.30%) WebLogic Portal
5 15 (6.30%) WebSphere
6 13 (5.46%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (4.62%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (4.20%) JBoss
9 9 (3.78%) Confluence
10 5 (2.10%) GlassFish
10 5 (2.10%) Liferay
10 5 (2.10%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.68%) Documentum
11 4 (1.68%) WebSphere Process Server
12 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (1.26%) MS Exchange
12 3 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.26%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 8 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.36%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.84%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.42%) Endur
4 1 (0.42%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.56%) GitHub
2 8 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.94%) PaaS
3 7 (2.94%) SaaS
4 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.10%) IaaS
6 4 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.84%) Office 365
7 2 (0.84%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.78%) LDAP
1 9 (3.78%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.36%) HTTP
2 8 (3.36%) SNMP
2 8 (3.36%) VoIP
3 2 (0.84%) AMQP
4 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.23%) Relational Database
2 24 (10.08%) Oracle Database
3 18 (7.56%) DB2
3 18 (7.56%) SQL Server
4 16 (6.72%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (5.04%) MySQL
5 12 (5.04%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (3.36%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.10%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.26%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.84%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 50 (21.01%) Jenkins
2 43 (18.07%) JUnit
3 36 (15.13%) Maven
4 32 (13.45%) JIRA
5 28 (11.76%) Git (software)
6 23 (9.66%) Selenium
7 21 (8.82%) Cucumber
7 21 (8.82%) Gradle
7 21 (8.82%) Subversion
8 18 (7.56%) Ant
9 13 (5.46%) Hudson
9 13 (5.46%) WebDriver
10 12 (5.04%) Eclipse
11 11 (4.62%) RSpec
12 10 (4.20%) JBehave
12 10 (4.20%) jMock
13 9 (3.78%) Grunt
13 9 (3.78%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (3.78%) Rational DOORS
13 9 (3.78%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (15.13%) Finance
2 21 (8.82%) Banking
3 10 (4.20%) Marketing
4 6 (2.52%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.68%) Games
5 4 (1.68%) Retail
6 3 (1.26%) Advertising
6 3 (1.26%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.26%) Billing
6 3 (1.26%) Electronics
6 3 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.84%) Automotive
7 2 (0.84%) Back Office
7 2 (0.84%) Legal
7 2 (0.84%) Military
7 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.84%) Prime Brokerage
8 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.42%) Front Office
8 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (48.32%) Developer
2 71 (29.83%) Java Developer
3 50 (21.01%) Architect
4 34 (14.29%) Analyst
5 29 (12.18%) Business Analyst
6 26 (10.92%) Senior Developer
7 20 (8.40%) Software Engineer
8 19 (7.98%) Senior Java Developer
8 19 (7.98%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (6.72%) Agile Developer
9 16 (6.72%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
10 15 (6.30%) Software Architect
11 14 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
11 14 (5.88%) Java Architect
11 14 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
12 13 (5.46%) Embedded Engineer
12 13 (5.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 13 (5.46%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (4.62%) C++ Software Engineer
13 11 (4.62%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (35.29%) Spring
1 84 (35.29%) XML
2 55 (23.11%) Hibernate
3 48 (20.17%) HTML
4 46 (19.33%) JSON
5 41 (17.23%) J2EE
6 37 (15.55%) Java EE
7 36 (15.13%) Web Services
8 35 (14.71%) AngularJS
9 32 (13.45%) CSS
10 26 (10.92%) RESTful
11 24 (10.08%) SOAP
12 22 (9.24%) Struts
13 21 (8.82%) XSLT
14 20 (8.40%) EJB
14 20 (8.40%) JSF
15 19 (7.98%) Ajax
16 18 (7.56%) RabbitMQ
17 17 (7.14%) Spring MVC
18 16 (6.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.92%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.30%) User Experience
3 12 (5.04%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.36%) Animation
6 7 (2.94%) Derivative
7 6 (2.52%) Virtual Team
8 5 (2.10%) DataPower
9 4 (1.68%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.68%) OTC Derivatives
10 3 (1.26%) Cloud Native
10 3 (1.26%) Clustering
10 3 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.26%) iPhone
10 3 (1.26%) Robotics
11 2 (0.84%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.84%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.71%) Unix
2 33 (13.87%) Windows
3 20 (8.40%) Linux
4 6 (2.52%) Android
5 5 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.68%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.26%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.26%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.84%) Solaris
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (79.41%) OO
2 155 (65.13%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (52.10%) UML
4 77 (32.35%) Scrum
5 74 (31.09%) TDD
6 72 (30.25%) SOA
7 40 (16.81%) Open Source
8 39 (16.39%) Enterprise Architecture
9 37 (15.55%) MVC
10 36 (15.13%) Use Case
11 32 (13.45%) Software Engineering
11 32 (13.45%) Waterfall
12 31 (13.03%) OOD
13 30 (12.61%) Project Management
14 29 (12.18%) Data Modelling
14 29 (12.18%) Software Architecture
15 28 (11.76%) Business Analysis
16 25 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (10.08%) Service Design
18 23 (9.66%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 158 (66.39%) Java
2 87 (36.55%) SQL
3 57 (23.95%) JavaScript
4 40 (16.81%) PL/SQL
5 30 (12.61%) C++
6 23 (9.66%) C#
7 20 (8.40%) C
8 15 (6.30%) Shell Script
9 12 (5.04%) Embedded C++
9 12 (5.04%) Python
10 11 (4.62%) ActionScript
11 8 (3.36%) VB
12 7 (2.94%) Embedded C
13 6 (2.52%) Ruby
13 6 (2.52%) VB6
14 5 (2.10%) Bash Shell
14 5 (2.10%) PHP
15 4 (1.68%) TypeScript
16 3 (1.26%) Apple Swift
16 3 (1.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (13.03%) Security Cleared
2 28 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 19 (7.98%) ISEB
3 19 (7.98%) Sun Certification
4 18 (7.56%) ISTQB
5 15 (6.30%) Degree
6 6 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (2.52%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (1.26%) MCAD
7 3 (1.26%) MCP
7 3 (1.26%) MCPD
7 3 (1.26%) MCSD
7 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.26%) OCMJD
7 3 (1.26%) OCPJWCD
8 2 (0.84%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.78%) MiFID
2 8 (3.36%) Dodd-Frank
2 8 (3.36%) EMIR
3 6 (2.52%) SDET
3 6 (2.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.42%) ISO15022
4 1 (0.42%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.42%) P3O
System Software
1 16 (6.72%) Docker
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (6.30%) Puppet
2 6 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.84%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 85 (35.71%) Oracle
2 20 (8.40%) Sybase
3 18 (7.56%) IBM
4 13 (5.46%) Perforce
5 12 (5.04%) Adobe
5 12 (5.04%) BEA
6 10 (4.20%) Sun
7 7 (2.94%) Atlassian
7 7 (2.94%) Microsoft
8 6 (2.52%) Coverity
9 5 (2.10%) SaltStack
9 5 (2.10%) SAP
10 3 (1.26%) ATG
10 3 (1.26%) Blue Prism
10 3 (1.26%) Casewise
10 3 (1.26%) EPiServer
10 3 (1.26%) Kofax
10 3 (1.26%) Kony
10 3 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.84%) Yahoo!
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £380 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Computer Recruitment Services
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago