The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 553 494 471
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -23
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 60 98 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 65 38
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£375 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £523 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £55.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £55.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +100.00%

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
43274 40267 36736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.50% 76.08% 74.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27921 25102 22050
Average daily rate £413 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £572 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1158 1185 1094
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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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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
England -71 54 £375 -8.53% 36
London -38 24 £500 +11.11% 14
South West -3 10 £425 +30.76% 4
City of London -15 10 £625 +38.88% 2
Yorkshire -19 7 £325 +1.56% 3
Bristol - 7 £425 - 4
South East -22 5 £325 +4.00% 8
West Yorkshire -18 4 £325 +1.56% 3
Milton Keynes - 4 £325 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £325 -
Manchester -10 3 £513 +57.69% 1
North West -22 3 £513 +24.24% 6
Scotland - 3 £375 - 2
South Yorkshire - 3 £325 -
Sheffield - 3 £325 -
Wiltshire 0 2 £375 +15.38%
Docklands, London -4 2 £363 -9.93%
York -6 2 £350 +9.37%
North Yorkshire -8 2 £350 +9.37%
Leeds -26 2 £363 +13.28% 3
Swindon - 2 £375 -
Glasgow - 2 £375 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Somerset +6 1 £350 +7.69%
Wales +4 1 - -
Bath +1 1 £350 +7.69%
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £375 -21.05%
South Wales -4 1 - -
East of England -4 1 £375 +7.14%

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD.

1 83 (69.75%) OO
2 73 (61.34%) Java
3 63 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (37.82%) TDD
5 41 (34.45%) Web Services
6 38 (31.93%) .NET
6 38 (31.93%) OOD
7 36 (30.25%) UML
8 34 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 29 (24.37%) Spring
10 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 28 (23.53%) MVC
11 27 (22.69%) SQL
11 27 (22.69%) HTML
12 26 (21.85%) SOA
12 26 (21.85%) Scrum
13 25 (21.01%) C#
13 25 (21.01%) CSS
14 24 (20.17%) XML
15 23 (19.33%) J2EE
15 23 (19.33%) E-Commerce
15 23 (19.33%) Waterfall
16 22 (18.49%) OOP
17 21 (17.65%) Finance
17 21 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (16.81%) Ajax
18 20 (16.81%) Hibernate
18 20 (16.81%) JDBC
18 20 (16.81%) JSP
19 19 (15.97%) JUnit

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.56%) WebLogic
2 6 (5.04%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.20%) AquaLogic
4 4 (3.36%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.36%) Apache
4 4 (3.36%) Node.js
5 2 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.68%) CMS
5 2 (1.68%) MTS
5 2 (1.68%) JBoss
6 1 (0.84%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.84%) Liferay
6 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.84%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 14 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.20%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.20%) MS Office
3 3 (2.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.56%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.72%) HTTP
3 7 (5.88%) Internet
4 5 (4.20%) LDAP
5 2 (1.68%) ATM
5 2 (1.68%) SNMP
5 2 (1.68%) SSL
6 1 (0.84%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (10.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (5.88%) EDRMS
5 7 (5.88%) DTS
6 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.20%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.36%) MySQL
9 3 (2.52%) SQLite
10 2 (1.68%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.84%) Redis
11 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.84%) IDMS
11 1 (0.84%) KDB
11 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (15.97%) JUnit
2 13 (10.92%) TeamCity
2 13 (10.92%) Cucumber
3 12 (10.08%) Maven
3 12 (10.08%) Ant
4 10 (8.40%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.04%) Calabash
5 6 (5.04%) Android Studio
5 6 (5.04%) Moq
5 6 (5.04%) Eclipse
6 5 (4.20%) NUnit
6 5 (4.20%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (4.20%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.36%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.52%) ERwin
8 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.52%) Robotium
8 3 (2.52%) Mechanoid
8 3 (2.52%) Robolectric
9 2 (1.68%) Log4j
General
1 21 (17.65%) Finance
2 8 (6.72%) Banking
3 7 (5.88%) Retail
4 6 (5.04%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.20%) Back Office
6 3 (2.52%) Front Office
7 2 (1.68%) Advertising
7 2 (1.68%) Avionics
8 1 (0.84%) Games
8 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.84%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 81 (68.07%) Developer
2 32 (26.89%) Java Developer
3 24 (20.17%) Senior Developer
4 19 (15.97%) Architect
5 15 (12.61%) .NET Developer
6 10 (8.40%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (7.56%) Android Developer
7 9 (7.56%) Senior Android Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (5.88%) Project Manager
10 6 (5.04%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.04%) J2EE Developer
10 6 (5.04%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (5.04%) UI Programmer
10 6 (5.04%) UI Developer
11 5 (4.20%) Senior UI Developer
11 5 (4.20%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (4.20%) Informatica Developer
11 5 (4.20%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (34.45%) Web Services
2 38 (31.93%) .NET
3 29 (24.37%) Spring
4 27 (22.69%) HTML
5 25 (21.01%) CSS
6 24 (20.17%) XML
7 23 (19.33%) J2EE
8 20 (16.81%) JDBC
8 20 (16.81%) JSP
8 20 (16.81%) Ajax
8 20 (16.81%) Hibernate
9 18 (15.13%) JMS
10 17 (14.29%) Middleware
11 15 (12.61%) ASP.NET
12 14 (11.76%) Servlets
12 14 (11.76%) WCF
13 13 (10.92%) jQuery
14 12 (10.08%) JSON
14 12 (10.08%) Spring MVC
15 11 (9.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) User Experience
2 11 (9.24%) Mobile Payment
3 9 (7.56%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.04%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.04%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.20%) Clustering
6 4 (3.36%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.36%) Statistics
7 3 (2.52%) iPhone
7 3 (2.52%) iPad
8 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.68%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.68%) Wiki
8 2 (1.68%) Blog
8 2 (1.68%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.84%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.84%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.84%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.29%) Linux
2 15 (12.61%) Windows
3 12 (10.08%) Android
4 7 (5.88%) UNIX
4 7 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.20%) Windows Phone
5 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.20%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (69.75%) OO
2 63 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (37.82%) TDD
4 38 (31.93%) OOD
5 36 (30.25%) UML
6 28 (23.53%) MVC
7 26 (21.85%) Scrum
7 26 (21.85%) SOA
8 23 (19.33%) E-Commerce
8 23 (19.33%) Waterfall
9 22 (18.49%) OOP
10 21 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (15.13%) BDD
12 15 (12.61%) Multithreading
12 15 (12.61%) Unit Testing
13 13 (10.92%) PRINCE2
13 13 (10.92%) Project Management
14 12 (10.08%) TOGAF
14 12 (10.08%) Kanban
14 12 (10.08%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 73 (61.34%) Java
2 34 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 27 (22.69%) SQL
4 25 (21.01%) C#
5 12 (10.08%) PL/SQL
6 9 (7.56%) C
7 8 (6.72%) C++
8 7 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.20%) VBA
9 5 (4.20%) Python
9 5 (4.20%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 3 (2.52%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.52%) VB
11 2 (1.68%) PHP
11 2 (1.68%) VB6
11 2 (1.68%) Groovy
11 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.68%) Scala
12 1 (0.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (12.61%) Degree
2 12 (10.08%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.72%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.20%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.52%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.84%) HND
7 1 (0.84%) ISEB
7 1 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) QA
2 5 (4.20%) SLA
3 4 (3.36%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.68%) IEC 61508
4 2 (1.68%) DO-178B
4 2 (1.68%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.84%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (5.88%) Puppet
1 7 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.84%) logstash
2 1 (0.84%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (14.29%) Oracle
2 14 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.56%) IBM
3 9 (7.56%) Google
4 7 (5.88%) webMethods
5 5 (4.20%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.20%) HP
5 5 (4.20%) Informatica
6 4 (3.36%) Tableau
6 4 (3.36%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.52%) Lotus
8 2 (1.68%) Adobe
8 2 (1.68%) Cisco
8 2 (1.68%) VMware
9 1 (0.84%) Endeca
9 1 (0.84%) Apple
9 1 (0.84%) Zend
9 1 (0.84%) Pega
9 1 (0.84%) Coverity
9 1 (0.84%) Business Objects
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