Period
to 21 November 2017

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 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 Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 243 254
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 +27
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 13 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.090% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 8
City of London median daily rate £525 £528 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.47% +0.48% +10.53%
10th Percentile £323 £466 £334
90th Percentile £538 £631 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £525
% change year-on-year +2.44% -2.38% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

OOA/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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6313 5815 7604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.28% 87.40% 83.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5012 4649 6043
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £326 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £669 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 53 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.75 £10.91
90th Percentile £30.90 £54.03 £45.15
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.46 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.06% -7.33% +16.70%

OOA/OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing OOA/OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOA/OOD in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 November 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 12 (92.31%) SOA
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
1 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 10 (76.92%) OO
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) WCF
3 9 (69.23%) WPF
3 9 (69.23%) Degree
3 9 (69.23%) Mathematics
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (69.23%) Multithreading
3 9 (69.23%) MVVM
3 9 (69.23%) Waterfall
3 9 (69.23%) Task Parallel Library
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2016
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) JUnit
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services

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 (7.69%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (7.69%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2012
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2014
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) jMock
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Mockito
2 1 (7.69%) Appium
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) IBM UrbanCode
2 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) TestComplete
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) WPF Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# WPF Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Lead Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
1 9 (69.23%) Task Parallel Library
1 9 (69.23%) WCF
1 9 (69.23%) WPF
2 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) SOAP
2 3 (23.08%) Spring
2 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) Kafka
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Solaris
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) SOA
1 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 10 (76.92%) OO
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) Mathematics
3 9 (69.23%) Multithreading
3 9 (69.23%) MVVM
3 9 (69.23%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source Development
4 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Microservices
5 1 (7.69%) OOD
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) AppDynamics
1 1 (7.69%) Apple
1 1 (7.69%) CA
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Perfecto Mobile
1 1 (7.69%) Splunk
1 1 (7.69%) Sybase