Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for OOA/OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOA/OOD over the 6 months to 18 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 Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 371 385
Rank change year-on-year +8 +14 -20
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 8 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.048% 0.084% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% 0.10% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 9
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +26.76% -15.98%
10th Percentile £413 £396 £304
90th Percentile £557 £513 £392
England median daily rate £513 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +13.89% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
South East median hourly rate - £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% -18.18%
England median hourly rate £62.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% -16.67% -18.18%

OOA/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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13836 13829 15777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.87% 82.62% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8286 8360 9398
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% +4.13%
10th Percentile £263 £251 £255
90th Percentile £575 £563 £533
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 458 551 603
South East median hourly rate £23.07 £26.50 £26.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.94% +1.57% +49.09%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.65
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

OOA/OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing OOA/OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for OOA/OOD in the South East

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OOA/OOD in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for OOA/OOD in the South East

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOA/OOD in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOA/OOD in the South East

OOA/OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOA/OOD in the South East

OOA/OOD
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Thames Valley -12 5 £450 - 4
Buckinghamshire - 4 £450 - 1
Surrey - 3 £550 -
Berkshire +2 1 - - 2
OOA/OOD
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOA/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 South East region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (50.00%) OOP
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) NServiceBus
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (50.00%) SOLID
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) High Availability
4 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) Degree

OOA/OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (50.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (50.00%) REST
1 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) OOP
2 4 (50.00%) SOLID
3 3 (37.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) CMMI
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) Separation of Concerns
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA