The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 28 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)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 75 60
Contract jobs citing OOD 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.13% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.15% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +9.33% -  
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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 429 660 467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 86.84% 89.07% 85.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 411 302
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 10
Median hourly rate £47.50 £51.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.76% +3.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in West Sussex

OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for OOD.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) OO
1 16 (100.00%) Python
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
1 16 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 16 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 16 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (100.00%) SDLC
1 16 (100.00%) Automated Trading

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) Insurance Systems Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) Pensions Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Automated Trading
1 16 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 16 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 16 (100.00%) OO
1 16 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Python
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle