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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 536 561 500
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -61
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 108 62 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.14% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 44 77
Median daily rate £465 £375 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -8.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £603 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £373
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -12.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -31.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -31.81%

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
43957 43706 42107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.92% 79.33% 77.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29196 27767 26626
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1024 1244 1239
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.36 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 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
England +47 97 £470 +25.33% 24
London +14 43 £500 +5.26% 7
North West +1 17 £463 - 2
Blackpool - 16 £450 -
Lancashire - 16 £450 - 1
East of England +22 14 £575 - 4
Wales +23 10 £388 -
Suffolk - 10 £575 -
Ipswich - 10 £575 -
South Wales +17 9 £400 -
South West -2 9 £388 +3.33% 3
South East -9 8 £360 +10.76% 6
Newport +26 6 - -
North East -47 6 £470 +56.66%
Tyne and Wear -47 5 £465 +55.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -50 5 £465 +55.00%
Devon - 5 £400 -
Plymouth - 5 £400 -
City of London +39 4 £538 -4.44% 1
Bromley - 4 £599 -
Berkshire - 4 £600 - 1
Essex - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +8 3 £358 +10.00% 2
Wiltshire -5 3 £375 -
Milton Keynes +5 2 £358 +10.00% 2
Swindon +1 2 £371 -1.00%
Middlesex - 2 £600 -
Docklands, London +7 1 £445 +22.75%
Scotland -16 1 £600 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £600 -

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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.

1 168 (78.87%) OO
2 139 (65.26%) Java
3 111 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (40.85%) UML
5 71 (33.33%) SQL
6 62 (29.11%) Finance
7 60 (28.17%) Oracle
8 58 (27.23%) TDD
9 57 (26.76%) Spring
10 55 (25.82%) HTML
11 53 (24.88%) Scrum
12 51 (23.94%) Hibernate
13 48 (22.54%) Open Source
14 47 (22.07%) Web Services
15 45 (21.13%) JavaScript
16 43 (20.19%) XML
16 43 (20.19%) Unix
16 43 (20.19%) Use Case
17 41 (19.25%) Python
18 37 (17.37%) Subversion
19 36 (16.90%) Software Engineering
20 35 (16.43%) CSS
21 34 (15.96%) Windows
22 33 (15.49%) REST
22 33 (15.49%) SDLC
23 32 (15.02%) Linux
24 31 (14.55%) C#
25 30 (14.08%) MVC
25 30 (14.08%) AngularJS
25 30 (14.08%) JIRA

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 23 (10.80%) Tomcat
2 18 (8.45%) Apache
3 16 (7.51%) WebLogic
4 11 (5.16%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (3.76%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.88%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.41%) Confluence
7 3 (1.41%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.94%) CMS
8 2 (0.94%) Documentum
8 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.94%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.47%) Node.js
9 1 (0.47%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (3.29%) MS Office
1 7 (3.29%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.35%) MS Project
3 4 (1.88%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.41%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.47%) Endur
3 1 (0.47%) Magento
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.04%) IaaS
2 13 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.41%) Heroku
4 2 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.47%) PaaS
5 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.74%) TCP/IP
2 12 (5.63%) SNMP
2 12 (5.63%) VoIP
3 11 (5.16%) HTTP
4 3 (1.41%) DNS
4 3 (1.41%) Firewall
4 3 (1.41%) VPN
5 2 (0.94%) Internet
5 2 (0.94%) Network Security
6 1 (0.47%) LAN
6 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.80%) Relational Database
2 19 (8.92%) NoSQL
3 15 (7.04%) SQL Server
4 11 (5.16%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.16%) MySQL
5 10 (4.69%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.35%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (2.35%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.88%) Big Data
7 4 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.41%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.94%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 37 (17.37%) Subversion
2 30 (14.08%) JIRA
3 26 (12.21%) Maven
4 23 (10.80%) Eclipse
5 22 (10.33%) JUnit
6 18 (8.45%) Git (software)
7 16 (7.51%) Visual Studio
8 14 (6.57%) Selenium
9 12 (5.63%) Cucumber
9 12 (5.63%) Rational DOORS
9 12 (5.63%) StarTeam
10 10 (4.69%) Ant
10 10 (4.69%) Jenkins
11 8 (3.76%) ClearCase
11 8 (3.76%) TestNG
12 7 (3.29%) Checkstyle
12 7 (3.29%) FindBugs
12 7 (3.29%) jMock
12 7 (3.29%) Vagrant
13 5 (2.35%) IntelliJ
General
1 62 (29.11%) Finance
2 24 (11.27%) Banking
3 6 (2.82%) Marketing
3 6 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.35%) Electronics
4 5 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.88%) Wholesale Banking
6 3 (1.41%) Automotive
7 2 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.94%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.94%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.47%) Billing
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Front Office
8 1 (0.47%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 125 (58.69%) Developer
2 74 (34.74%) Java Developer
3 32 (15.02%) Senior Developer
4 28 (13.15%) Analyst
5 26 (12.21%) Architect
6 23 (10.80%) Business Analyst
6 23 (10.80%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (7.04%) Software Developer
8 14 (6.57%) Software Engineer
8 14 (6.57%) Technical Analyst
9 13 (6.10%) JavaScript Developer
9 13 (6.10%) Technical Business Analyst
10 12 (5.63%) Agile Developer
10 12 (5.63%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 11 (5.16%) Agile Java Developer
11 11 (5.16%) Oracle Developer
11 11 (5.16%) Python Developer
12 10 (4.69%) .NET Developer
12 10 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (4.69%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (26.76%) Spring
2 55 (25.82%) HTML
3 51 (23.94%) Hibernate
4 47 (22.07%) Web Services
5 43 (20.19%) XML
6 35 (16.43%) CSS
7 33 (15.49%) REST
8 30 (14.08%) AngularJS
9 27 (12.68%) JMS
9 27 (12.68%) SOAP
10 26 (12.21%) Java EE
11 20 (9.39%) J2EE
12 19 (8.92%) .NET
12 19 (8.92%) Ajax
12 19 (8.92%) jQuery
13 17 (7.98%) JSP
13 17 (7.98%) Spring MVC
14 15 (7.04%) JSF
15 13 (6.10%) Servlets
15 13 (6.10%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.16%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.16%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.35%) Algorithms
3 5 (2.35%) Derivative
3 5 (2.35%) PMI
3 5 (2.35%) User Experience
4 4 (1.88%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.88%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.41%) DataPower
5 3 (1.41%) Fintech
5 3 (1.41%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.94%) Clustering
6 2 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.94%) Pharmacovigilance
6 2 (0.94%) Robotics
7 1 (0.47%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.47%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.19%) Unix
2 34 (15.96%) Windows
3 32 (15.02%) Linux
4 3 (1.41%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.94%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.94%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) Android
6 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.47%) Solaris
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (78.87%) OO
2 111 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (40.85%) UML
4 58 (27.23%) TDD
5 53 (24.88%) Scrum
6 48 (22.54%) Open Source
7 43 (20.19%) Use Case
8 36 (16.90%) Software Engineering
9 33 (15.49%) SDLC
10 30 (14.08%) MVC
11 29 (13.62%) Business Analysis
12 28 (13.15%) OOD
12 28 (13.15%) Project Management
13 25 (11.74%) Waterfall
14 23 (10.80%) SOA
15 22 (10.33%) Agile Project Management
16 21 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (9.39%) Mentoring
18 17 (7.98%) Service Design
19 13 (6.10%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 139 (65.26%) Java
2 71 (33.33%) SQL
3 45 (21.13%) JavaScript
4 41 (19.25%) Python
5 31 (14.55%) C#
6 21 (9.86%) C++
7 20 (9.39%) PL/SQL
8 18 (8.45%) C
9 17 (7.98%) Bash Shell
10 14 (6.57%) Ruby
11 11 (5.16%) Scala
12 8 (3.76%) Erlang
12 8 (3.76%) Perl
13 7 (3.29%) Delphi
13 7 (3.29%) PL/1
14 6 (2.82%) Groovy
15 5 (2.35%) Clojure
15 5 (2.35%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.41%) Korn
16 3 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (13.62%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.04%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.10%) Degree
4 5 (2.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.35%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.94%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.94%) MCAD
5 2 (0.94%) MCP
5 2 (0.94%) MCPD
5 2 (0.94%) MCSD
5 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.94%) OCPJP
5 2 (0.94%) PMP
5 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.47%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) ISEB
6 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.47%) PhD
6 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 10 (4.69%) QA
2 7 (3.29%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.29%) SLA
3 3 (1.41%) ISO15022
3 3 (1.41%) ISO20022
4 2 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.41%) Docker
2 2 (0.94%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (8.45%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (7.98%) Puppet
3 1 (0.47%) Oozie
3 1 (0.47%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 60 (28.17%) Oracle
2 19 (8.92%) IBM
3 16 (7.51%) SaltStack
4 12 (5.63%) Coverity
5 10 (4.69%) Microsoft
6 9 (4.23%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.35%) SAP
8 4 (1.88%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.41%) Zend
10 2 (0.94%) BEA
10 2 (0.94%) Blue Prism
10 2 (0.94%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.94%) Kofax
11 1 (0.47%) Apple
11 1 (0.47%) CA
11 1 (0.47%) Cognos
11 1 (0.47%) Informatica
11 1 (0.47%) QNX
11 1 (0.47%) Remedy
11 1 (0.47%) Symantec
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