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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 112 102 97
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5  
Contract jobs citing OOD 3 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.16% 1.06% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 1.32% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 13
Median daily rate £375 £293 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.20% -6.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +11.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -0.62% +11.11%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1486 1738 1760
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.81% 79.76% 81.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 1169 1010
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 68 88
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOD in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in Hampshire

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 10 (76.92%) C++
1 10 (76.92%) Unix
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
1 10 (76.92%) UML
1 10 (76.92%) OO
2 9 (69.23%) C
3 8 (61.54%) Python
3 8 (61.54%) NUnit
3 8 (61.54%) Derivative
3 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Multithreading
3 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) Memory Management
3 8 (61.54%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (61.54%) GoogleTest
4 7 (53.85%) Use Case
4 7 (53.85%) Project Management
4 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
5 6 (46.15%) ClearCase
5 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
5 6 (46.15%) Ant
5 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
5 6 (46.15%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (46.15%) Subversion
5 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
5 6 (46.15%) CppUnit
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) SDLC
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 3 (23.08%) C#

OOD
Top Related 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 1 (7.69%) EPiServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) GoogleTest
1 8 (61.54%) NUnit
2 6 (46.15%) Ant
2 6 (46.15%) ClearCase
2 6 (46.15%) CppUnit
2 6 (46.15%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C++ Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C/C++ Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) C/C++ Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) C++ Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Linux Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Unix Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) C++ Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Derivative
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
1 10 (76.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) OO
1 10 (76.92%) UML
2 8 (61.54%) Integration Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Memory Management
2 8 (61.54%) Multithreading
2 8 (61.54%) System Integration Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 7 (53.85%) Use Case
4 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
4 6 (46.15%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C++
2 9 (69.23%) C
3 8 (61.54%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared