The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
England / London
Rank 280 281 259
Rank change year-on-year +1 -22  
Contract jobs citing OOD 120 149 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.62% 0.68% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.79% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 103 128
Median daily rate £500 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £283 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £609 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +12.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16576 18773 17205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.15% 85.14% 82.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11916 13556 12086
Median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 193 243
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.86% +10.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in London

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOD in London

OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in London

OOD
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 24 £550 +20.54% 13
Canary Wharf -1 3 £575 +51.31%
Greenwich - 2 £425 -
Docklands, London -4 1 £315 -29.21%
Croydon - 1 £450 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for OOD.

1 228 (92.31%) OO
2 136 (55.06%) Java
3 130 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (40.08%) JavaScript
5 95 (38.46%) SQL
6 82 (33.20%) XML
7 73 (29.55%) HTML
8 72 (29.15%) Web Services
8 72 (29.15%) Finance
9 69 (27.94%) C#
10 65 (26.32%) TDD
11 60 (24.29%) Scrum
11 60 (24.29%) Spring
11 60 (24.29%) CSS
12 59 (23.89%) Oracle
13 51 (20.65%) RESTful
14 49 (19.84%) SDLC
15 48 (19.43%) jQuery
16 47 (19.03%) .NET
16 47 (19.03%) Banking
16 47 (19.03%) JSON
17 46 (18.62%) SQL Server
17 46 (18.62%) Linux
17 46 (18.62%) Git (software)
17 46 (18.62%) Relational Database
18 45 (18.22%) SOAP
19 44 (17.81%) AngularJS
19 44 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
20 42 (17.00%) Front Office
21 41 (16.60%) BDD

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in 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 29 (11.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 29 (11.74%) Apache
2 25 (10.12%) Apache Solr
3 15 (6.07%) Confluence
4 10 (4.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (2.83%) JBoss
5 7 (2.83%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.43%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.02%) CMS
7 5 (2.02%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.62%) DataSynapse
8 4 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.62%) Mule
9 3 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.81%) DNN
10 2 (0.81%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.81%) IIS
10 2 (0.81%) Jetty
10 2 (0.81%) nginx
10 2 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 10 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.24%) Endur
2 4 (1.62%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.40%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.81%) GitHub
4 2 (0.81%) Google Play
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.40%) Route 53
5 1 (0.40%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.02%) Internet
2 3 (1.21%) FTP
2 3 (1.21%) LDAP
3 2 (0.81%) SSL
4 1 (0.40%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.40%) DNS
4 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (18.62%) Relational Database
1 46 (18.62%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.50%) NoSQL
3 19 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 17 (6.88%) DB2
5 15 (6.07%) MongoDB
6 13 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 12 (4.86%) Big Data
8 11 (4.45%) Power BI
9 10 (4.05%) KDB
9 10 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (3.64%) MySQL
10 9 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (3.64%) Tick Data
11 7 (2.83%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (2.83%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (2.02%) Endeca
14 3 (1.21%) OLAP
14 3 (1.21%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 46 (18.62%) Git (software)
2 34 (13.77%) Jenkins
3 24 (9.72%) Subversion
4 20 (8.10%) JUnit
5 19 (7.69%) JIRA
6 16 (6.48%) Cucumber
7 13 (5.26%) Maven
8 12 (4.86%) TeamCity
9 11 (4.45%) Ant
10 10 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (2.83%) Gradle
11 7 (2.83%) Moq
11 7 (2.83%) NUnit
11 7 (2.83%) Selenium
11 7 (2.83%) SonarQube
11 7 (2.83%) WebDriver
12 6 (2.43%) Hudson
12 6 (2.43%) Visual Studio
13 5 (2.02%) Eclipse
13 5 (2.02%) Vagrant
General
1 72 (29.15%) Finance
2 47 (19.03%) Banking
3 42 (17.00%) Front Office
4 29 (11.74%) Investment Banking
5 14 (5.67%) Back Office
6 9 (3.64%) Retail
7 4 (1.62%) Publishing
8 3 (1.21%) Automotive
9 2 (0.81%) Games
9 2 (0.81%) Law
9 2 (0.81%) Marketing
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 190 (76.92%) Developer
2 75 (30.36%) Java Developer
3 31 (12.55%) C# Developer
4 18 (7.29%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 18 (7.29%) Senior Developer
5 15 (6.07%) .NET Developer
5 15 (6.07%) Full Stack Developer
6 14 (5.67%) Architect
7 13 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (4.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (4.05%) Analyst
9 10 (4.05%) Java Architect
9 10 (4.05%) WPF Developer
10 9 (3.64%) C++ Developer
10 9 (3.64%) Software Engineer
11 8 (3.24%) C# WPF Developer
11 8 (3.24%) OpenLink Developer
11 8 (3.24%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (3.24%) SQL Developer
11 8 (3.24%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (33.20%) XML
2 73 (29.55%) HTML
3 72 (29.15%) Web Services
4 60 (24.29%) CSS
4 60 (24.29%) Spring
5 51 (20.65%) RESTful
6 48 (19.43%) jQuery
7 47 (19.03%) .NET
7 47 (19.03%) JSON
8 45 (18.22%) SOAP
9 44 (17.81%) AngularJS
10 35 (14.17%) Node.js
11 31 (12.55%) Ajax
11 31 (12.55%) RabbitMQ
12 29 (11.74%) REST
13 28 (11.34%) HTML5
14 27 (10.93%) Apache Felix
14 27 (10.93%) Apache Sling
14 27 (10.93%) OSGi
15 25 (10.12%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.60%) Data Structures
2 35 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (12.55%) Algorithms
4 26 (10.53%) Equities
5 20 (8.10%) Computer Science
6 15 (6.07%) Derivative
6 15 (6.07%) Fintech
7 14 (5.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (4.45%) Equity Derivative
9 10 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (3.24%) iPad
10 8 (3.24%) N-Tier
11 7 (2.83%) User Experience
12 6 (2.43%) Fixed Income
12 6 (2.43%) Reference Data
13 5 (2.02%) NHS
14 4 (1.62%) Hedge funds
15 3 (1.21%) Credit Risk
15 3 (1.21%) Mobile App
15 3 (1.21%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 46 (18.62%) Linux
2 35 (14.17%) Unix
3 6 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.02%) Android
4 5 (2.02%) Windows
5 4 (1.62%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.40%) AIX
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (92.31%) OO
2 130 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (26.32%) TDD
4 60 (24.29%) Scrum
5 49 (19.84%) SDLC
6 44 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (16.60%) BDD
8 36 (14.57%) Multithreading
9 29 (11.74%) SOA
10 26 (10.53%) DevOps
10 26 (10.53%) Kanban
11 23 (9.31%) MVC
11 23 (9.31%) OOP
12 22 (8.91%) Microservices
12 22 (8.91%) Software Engineering
13 21 (8.50%) Electronic Trading
14 19 (7.69%) E-Commerce
15 17 (6.88%) Enterprise Architecture
15 17 (6.88%) High Availability
15 17 (6.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 136 (55.06%) Java
2 99 (40.08%) JavaScript
3 95 (38.46%) SQL
4 69 (27.94%) C#
5 26 (10.53%) C++
6 18 (7.29%) T-SQL
7 17 (6.88%) Python
8 16 (6.48%) Perl
9 13 (5.26%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.24%) Clojure
11 7 (2.83%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.43%) Ruby
13 5 (2.02%) F#
13 5 (2.02%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.02%) XAML
14 4 (1.62%) C
15 3 (1.21%) Go
15 3 (1.21%) Rust
15 3 (1.21%) Scala
15 3 (1.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (8.91%) Degree
2 3 (1.21%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (0.81%) MCAD
3 2 (0.81%) MCSD
3 2 (0.81%) MCTS
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.40%) ISEB
4 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.40%) OCMJD
4 1 (0.40%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.88%) QA
2 8 (3.24%) MiFID
3 3 (1.21%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (1.21%) EMIR
4 1 (0.40%) PMO
4 1 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (3.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (5.67%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (5.67%) Puppet
2 12 (4.86%) Ansible
3 11 (4.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (23.89%) Oracle
2 30 (12.15%) Adobe
3 26 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.10%) Sybase
5 8 (3.24%) OpenLink
6 6 (2.43%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.43%) DevExpress
6 6 (2.43%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.02%) ATG
7 5 (2.02%) IBM
7 5 (2.02%) Splunk
8 4 (1.62%) Demandware
8 4 (1.62%) Google
8 4 (1.62%) hybris
8 4 (1.62%) Omniture
9 3 (1.21%) Perforce
9 3 (1.21%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.40%) Apple
10 1 (0.40%) Informatica
10 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
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