The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 45 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing OO 50 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.11% 3.01% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.63% 4.47% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 21
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £385 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1081 1074 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 67.31% 67.25% 65.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 592 468
Average daily rate £375 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £110 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 56 70
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -47.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.11 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £36.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the East Midlands region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

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Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the East Midlands region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +24 16 £325 -24.41% 1
Nottinghamshire -15 14 £325 +8.33% 5
Northamptonshire - 11 £448 - 6
Lincolnshire +4 4 - - 2
Leicestershire +3 1 - - 5
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 40 (40.40%) CSS
2 38 (38.38%) .NET
3 36 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 35 (35.35%) C#
5 27 (27.27%) OOP
5 27 (27.27%) Finance
5 27 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (25.25%) CSS3
7 23 (23.23%) SQL
8 22 (22.22%) HTML
8 22 (22.22%) Sass
8 22 (22.22%) Ajax
9 20 (20.20%) JSON
10 19 (19.19%) Mobile App
11 18 (18.18%) Java
11 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 17 (17.17%) Photoshop
12 17 (17.17%) Oracle
12 17 (17.17%) Adobe
12 17 (17.17%) MVC
12 17 (17.17%) QA
12 17 (17.17%) LESS
12 17 (17.17%) Backbone.js
12 17 (17.17%) REST
13 16 (16.16%) .NET Framework
13 16 (16.16%) TDD
13 16 (16.16%) User Experience
14 15 (15.15%) Mobile Application Development
15 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
15 14 (14.14%) UML

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.07%) CMS
2 5 (5.05%) IIS
3 4 (4.04%) MTS
3 4 (4.04%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.04%) ExpressionEngine
4 3 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.01%) Node.js
6 1 (1.01%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.01%) WordPress
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.01%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (17.17%) Photoshop
2 8 (8.08%) MS Office
3 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Teamcenter
1 3 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) RIP
2 1 (1.01%) VPN
2 1 (1.01%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.11%) MySQL
3 10 (10.10%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.01%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.07%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.07%) MSI
3 3 (3.03%) NUnit
3 3 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.02%) Maven
4 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.02%) JMeter
5 1 (1.01%) Subversion
5 1 (1.01%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.01%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.01%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.01%) Selenium
General
1 27 (27.27%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Banking
3 4 (4.04%) Games
4 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.01%) Legal
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.01%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 78 (78.79%) Developer
2 19 (19.19%) .NET Developer
3 14 (14.14%) Analyst
4 12 (12.12%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 11 (11.11%) UI Developer
5 11 (11.11%) UI Programmer
6 10 (10.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (8.08%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.05%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Lead Business Analyst
10 4 (4.04%) WPF Developer
10 4 (4.04%) C++ Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.03%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (2.02%) Build Engineer
12 2 (2.02%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (40.40%) CSS
2 38 (38.38%) .NET
3 25 (25.25%) CSS3
4 22 (22.22%) Sass
4 22 (22.22%) HTML
4 22 (22.22%) Ajax
5 20 (20.20%) JSON
6 17 (17.17%) LESS
6 17 (17.17%) REST
6 17 (17.17%) Backbone.js
7 16 (16.16%) .NET Framework
8 14 (14.14%) XML
8 14 (14.14%) ASP.NET
9 12 (12.12%) HTML5
10 10 (10.10%) Web Services
10 10 (10.10%) WCF
11 9 (9.09%) WPF
11 9 (9.09%) jQuery
12 8 (8.08%) AngularJS
13 6 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.19%) Mobile App
2 16 (16.16%) User Experience
3 9 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.06%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.04%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.03%) Streaming Media
6 3 (3.03%) Xbox
7 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.01%) Physics
8 1 (1.01%) Statistics
8 1 (1.01%) Flash Games
8 1 (1.01%) Mobile Games
8 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.01%) Open Source
8 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.11%) Windows
2 7 (7.07%) Windows XP
2 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (7.07%) Windows Vista
2 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (7.07%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.04%) Solaris
4 3 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) OOP
1 27 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (17.17%) MVC
3 16 (16.16%) TDD
4 15 (15.15%) Mobile Application Development
5 14 (14.14%) UML
6 13 (13.13%) Validation
7 10 (10.10%) Waterfall
8 9 (9.09%) MVVM
8 9 (9.09%) Change Management
9 8 (8.08%) OOD
9 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.07%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (7.07%) SOA
10 7 (7.07%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (6.06%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.06%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.06%) Business Development
11 6 (6.06%) Problem Management
11 6 (6.06%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 35 (35.35%) C#
3 23 (23.23%) SQL
4 18 (18.18%) Java
5 12 (12.12%) VB
6 11 (11.11%) PHP
7 8 (8.08%) C++
8 6 (6.06%) PL/SQL
8 6 (6.06%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.04%) VB6
9 4 (4.04%) PHP5
10 3 (3.03%) Ruby
11 2 (2.02%) XAML
11 2 (2.02%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.02%) VBScript
12 1 (1.01%) Perl
12 1 (1.01%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.01%) VBA
12 1 (1.01%) Groovy
12 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) SCCM
2 2 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) Oracle
1 17 (17.17%) Adobe
2 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.08%) HP
4 6 (6.06%) Twitter
5 4 (4.04%) Google
5 4 (4.04%) Zend
5 4 (4.04%) Facebook
6 3 (3.03%) Siemens
7 2 (2.02%) IBM
8 1 (1.01%) SAP
8 1 (1.01%) Perforce
8 1 (1.01%) Motorola
8 1 (1.01%) Xamarin
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