Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 110 128
Rank change year-on-year -21 +18 -10
Contract jobs citing OOD 7 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.29% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.34% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £305 £438 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.29% +36.72% -17.68%
10th Percentile £265 £413 £250
90th Percentile £342 £493 £395
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +20.00%

OOD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1937 1468 2129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.59% 84.22% 80.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 801 1120
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £252 £235 £238
90th Percentile £538 £550 £510
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 59 61
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -7.69% +27.45%
10th Percentile £9.58 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.30 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -16.13% +2.36% +51.43%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Buckinghamshire

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OOD in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in Buckinghamshire

OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in Buckinghamshire

OOD
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -25 5 £305 -30.29%
High Wycombe - 1 - -
OOD
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for OOD.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 5 (71.43%) Lucene
2 5 (71.43%) hybris
2 5 (71.43%) Hudson
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) PayPal
2 5 (71.43%) Google Checkout
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Ant
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (71.43%) EJB
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) JSP
2 5 (71.43%) Struts
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) SEO

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Google Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Google Checkout
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Ant
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 5 (71.43%) Hudson
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
1 5 (71.43%) JIRA
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Ada Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) EJB
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Java EE
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) JSP
2 5 (71.43%) JSTL
2 5 (71.43%) Lucene
2 5 (71.43%) Spring MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Struts
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) SEO
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Content Development
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Ada
3 1 (14.29%) Ada 95
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Coremetrics
1 5 (71.43%) Google
1 5 (71.43%) hybris
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) PayPal
2 3 (42.86%) MuleSoft