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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 70 68 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Contract jobs citing OO 27 34 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.56% 2.13% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.86% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 33
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£350 £270 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £255 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £360 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +2.56%
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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
1304 1187 903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 75.12% 74.33% 68.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 619 446
Average daily rate £375 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 79 71
Average hourly rate £16.00 £23.75 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% -12.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.81 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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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

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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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
Northamptonshire -4 7 £420 +52.72% 7
Nottinghamshire -16 7 £375 +7.14% 9
Derbyshire -1 5 £340 +25.92% 5
Leicestershire +2 2 £318 +14.41% 9
Lincolnshire - - - - 3
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 28 (41.79%) .NET
2 27 (40.30%) C#
3 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
4 22 (32.84%) CSS
5 21 (31.34%) OOP
6 19 (28.36%) MVC
7 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (25.37%) SQL
9 16 (23.88%) Java
9 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
10 14 (20.90%) TDD
11 13 (19.40%) Web Services
11 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
11 13 (19.40%) JSON
11 13 (19.40%) QA
11 13 (19.40%) WCF
11 13 (19.40%) REST
12 12 (17.91%) .NET Framework
12 12 (17.91%) OOD
12 12 (17.91%) Ajax
13 11 (16.42%) UML
13 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
14 10 (14.93%) Adobe
14 10 (14.93%) Photoshop
14 10 (14.93%) XML
14 10 (14.93%) HTML
14 10 (14.93%) Finance
14 10 (14.93%) Backbone.js
14 10 (14.93%) Sass
14 10 (14.93%) LESS

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (7.46%) IIS
2 4 (5.97%) MTS
3 3 (4.48%) CMS
4 1 (1.49%) WordPress
4 1 (1.49%) Node.js
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.99%) MS Office
4 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.49%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) HTTP
2 2 (2.99%) RIP
3 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.46%) MySQL
4 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.49%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.48%) Ant
2 3 (4.48%) JUnit
2 3 (4.48%) Grunt
2 3 (4.48%) Bower
2 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.48%) PVCS
2 3 (4.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (4.48%) ClearCase
2 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.48%) NUnit
3 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) Maven
4 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.49%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.49%) MSI
General
1 10 (14.93%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Retail
3 4 (5.97%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (71.64%) Developer
2 13 (19.40%) .NET Developer
2 13 (19.40%) C# Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Business Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (7.46%) UI Programmer
4 5 (7.46%) Software Developer
4 5 (7.46%) UI Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Lead Business Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.97%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) WPF Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Administrator
6 3 (4.48%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (4.48%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.79%) .NET
2 22 (32.84%) CSS
3 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
3 13 (19.40%) Web Services
3 13 (19.40%) JSON
3 13 (19.40%) WCF
3 13 (19.40%) REST
4 12 (17.91%) Ajax
4 12 (17.91%) .NET Framework
5 10 (14.93%) XML
5 10 (14.93%) HTML
5 10 (14.93%) Sass
5 10 (14.93%) LESS
5 10 (14.93%) Backbone.js
6 9 (13.43%) CSS3
7 8 (11.94%) WPF
8 7 (10.45%) Spring
8 7 (10.45%) AngularJS
8 7 (10.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (10.45%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) User Experience
2 7 (10.45%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.97%) Xbox
3 4 (5.97%) Streaming Media
4 3 (4.48%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.48%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.49%) Statistics
6 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Physics
6 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) OOP
2 19 (28.36%) MVC
3 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.90%) TDD
5 12 (17.91%) OOD
6 11 (16.42%) UML
7 9 (13.43%) MVVM
8 7 (10.45%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.96%) Scrum
9 6 (8.96%) SOA
9 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.96%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
10 5 (7.46%) Workflow
10 5 (7.46%) Change Management
11 4 (5.97%) ITIL
11 4 (5.97%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (5.97%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) C#
2 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (25.37%) SQL
4 16 (23.88%) Java
5 7 (10.45%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.45%) VB
6 4 (5.97%) VB6
6 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.48%) Perl
7 3 (4.48%) Smalltalk
8 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.99%) PHP
8 2 (2.99%) VBScript
9 1 (1.49%) Delphi
9 1 (1.49%) VBA
9 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
1 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.40%) QA
2 3 (4.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) SCCM
1 1 (1.49%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) Adobe
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) Twitter
4 2 (2.99%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) CA
5 1 (1.49%) Siemens
5 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.49%) Zend
5 1 (1.49%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Rate: £180 - 250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago