The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 23 April 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)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 48 -
Contract jobs citing OOD 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.10 £36.00
% change year-on-year -12.99% +19.72%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 251 304 330
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 87.46% 72.38% 80.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 178 194
Median daily rate £405 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.18% -1.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 39 32
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +5.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.83 £33.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.10 £47.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +20.96%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in Lancashire

OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for OOD.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) Durandal
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft