The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 June 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 60 69
Rank change year-on-year -11 +9  
Contract jobs citing OOD 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.27% 0.15% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.18% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £315 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.88% +37.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +7.89% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 626 545 676
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 85.05% 83.46% 81.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 308 391
Median daily rate £400 £406 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +3.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 9
Median hourly rate £16.25 £11.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.04 £9.00 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £13.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for OOD.

1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (40.00%) EJB
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) Struts
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Endeca
3 2 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) Coremetrics
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Java EE
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) JSTL

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Endeca
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Hudson
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) EJB
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) JSP
1 2 (40.00%) JSTL
1 2 (40.00%) Lucene
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Struts
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) SEO
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Content Development
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Coremetrics
1 2 (40.00%) Google
1 2 (40.00%) hybris
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) PayPal
2 1 (20.00%) Apple