Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 22 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 148 119
Rank change year-on-year +9 -29 +17
Contract jobs citing OOD 25 26 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.70% 0.67% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.83% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 42
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £320 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.09% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £350 £263 £225
90th Percentile £399 £337 £424
South East median daily rate £389 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +3.67% -1.32% +24.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 8
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -3.33%
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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2839 3141 3632
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 79.68% 80.35% 82.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1687 2023 2232
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 163 192
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +17.96%
10th Percentile £12.24 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.93 £56.75 £48.70
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Hampshire

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in Hampshire

OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in Hampshire

OOD
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Southampton - 12 £388 - 4
Basingstoke - 7 - - 1
Portsmouth +3 2 £388 -
OOD
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for OOD.

1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) C#
3 16 (64.00%) XML
3 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (60.00%) .NET
5 14 (56.00%) WCF
6 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (52.00%) Multithreading
6 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
7 12 (48.00%) OO
8 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (44.00%) C++
8 11 (44.00%) Web Services
8 11 (44.00%) Network Security
8 11 (44.00%) OWASP
8 11 (44.00%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (40.00%) WiX
9 10 (40.00%) Visual Studio
10 9 (36.00%) Degree
11 8 (32.00%) Subversion
11 8 (32.00%) Apache Axis
11 8 (32.00%) Java
11 8 (32.00%) JUnit
11 8 (32.00%) Software AG
11 8 (32.00%) CTI
11 8 (32.00%) webMethods
11 8 (32.00%) Swing
11 8 (32.00%) J2SE
11 8 (32.00%) Java RMI
11 8 (32.00%) SOA

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 11 (44.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (44.00%) Network Security
3 8 (32.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 10 (40.00%) WiX
2 8 (32.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (32.00%) JUnit
2 8 (32.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Babel
3 1 (4.00%) Moq
3 1 (4.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (8.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (20.00%) SOA Developer
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
8 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C++ Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce Developer
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) XML
2 15 (60.00%) .NET
3 14 (56.00%) WCF
4 11 (44.00%) Web Services
5 8 (32.00%) Apache Axis
5 8 (32.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (32.00%) J2SE
5 8 (32.00%) Java RMI
5 8 (32.00%) Swing
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (12.00%) HTML5
8 1 (4.00%) Browserify
8 1 (4.00%) JSON
8 1 (4.00%) Node.js
8 1 (4.00%) React
8 1 (4.00%) Redux
8 1 (4.00%) REST
8 1 (4.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (52.00%) Multithreading
2 12 (48.00%) OO
3 11 (44.00%) OWASP
4 8 (32.00%) SOA
5 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (24.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) MVC
8 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.00%) MVVM
9 1 (4.00%) Scrum
9 1 (4.00%) SOLID
9 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.00%) Use Case
9 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) C++
3 8 (32.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Software AG
2 8 (32.00%) webMethods
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle