The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for OOA/OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 24 June 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 Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 163 197
Rank change year-on-year -2 +34  
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 1 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.031% 0.059% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.069% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 11
Median daily rate £525 £488 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -22.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £465 £375
% change year-on-year -8.60% +24.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +89.09% -31.25%  

OOA/OOD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2879 2907 4718
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.15% 85.93% 81.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2210 2380 3714
Median daily rate £500 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 55
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £31.50 £56.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

OOA/OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing OOA/OOD as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOA/OOD in the City of London

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OOA/OOD in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for OOA/OOD in the City of London

OOA/OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOA/OOD in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Node.js
3 2 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) OCPJP
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Advertising
3 2 (33.33%) ERwin
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001

OOA/OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) ERwin
2 2 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (16.67%) jMock
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Mockito
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) Node.js
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (16.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source Development
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase