The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 139 - 111
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 3 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% - 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £360 £385
% change year-on-year
+15.97% -6.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
OOA/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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2298 2035 1782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 83.02% 79.55% 73.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1398 1131 1025
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 73 94
Median hourly rate £19.61 £29.91 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.43% +19.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

OOA/OOD
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

OOA/OOD Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

OOA/OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

OOA/OOD Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

OOA/OOD
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Coventry - 2 - - 1
Birmingham - 1 - -
OOA/OOD
England

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Sun
3 3 (60.00%) Sun Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Swing
3 3 (60.00%) OOD
3 3 (60.00%) AWT
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) JSP
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Java EE
4 2 (40.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (40.00%) jMock
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) DbUnit
2 2 (40.00%) jMock
2 2 (40.00%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
2 3 (60.00%) AWT
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) Swing
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Java EE
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) PowerMock
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) OOD
3 3 (60.00%) UML
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
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