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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 41 35 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Contract jobs citing OO 61 71 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.69% 4.48% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% 6.36% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 27
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£370 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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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
1147 1117 1010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 69.31% 70.43% 65.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 583 449
Average daily rate £388 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 45 80
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.86% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 £36.50 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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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 24 October 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 October 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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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
Nottinghamshire -16 19 £325 +8.33% 9
Northamptonshire +10 17 £448 - 4
Derbyshire +10 13 £338 -20.35% 7
Leicestershire +6 6 £325 - 9
Lincolnshire +4 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 October 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 35 (39.33%) C#
2 34 (38.20%) .NET
2 34 (38.20%) CSS
3 32 (35.96%) JavaScript
4 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (28.09%) Finance
5 25 (28.09%) CSS3
6 23 (25.84%) OOP
7 21 (23.60%) SQL Server
7 21 (23.60%) Ajax
8 20 (22.47%) Java
8 20 (22.47%) Sass
8 20 (22.47%) JSON
9 19 (21.35%) Mobile App
10 18 (20.22%) Backbone.js
10 18 (20.22%) WPF
11 17 (19.10%) WCF
11 17 (19.10%) REST
11 17 (19.10%) LESS
11 17 (19.10%) Photoshop
11 17 (19.10%) HTML
11 17 (19.10%) Adobe
12 16 (17.98%) SQL
13 15 (16.85%) MVC
13 15 (16.85%) Mobile Application Development
14 14 (15.73%) User Experience
14 14 (15.73%) QA
14 14 (15.73%) .NET Framework
14 14 (15.73%) TDD
14 14 (15.73%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (7.87%) CMS
2 4 (4.49%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.49%) ExpressionEngine
3 3 (3.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.25%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.12%) Node.js
5 1 (1.12%) IIS
5 1 (1.12%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (19.10%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.74%) MS Office
3 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Teamcenter
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) HTTP
1 1 (1.12%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.11%) MySQL
2 9 (10.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.25%) OLAP
3 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.12%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.12%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) NUnit
2 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.99%) MSTest
3 7 (7.87%) MSI
4 5 (5.62%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.37%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.25%) Subversion
6 2 (2.25%) Maven
6 2 (2.25%) JMeter
6 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.12%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.12%) Moq
7 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.12%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.12%) Selenium
7 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (28.09%) Finance
2 8 (8.99%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Games
5 1 (1.12%) Legal
5 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 75 (84.27%) Developer
2 14 (15.73%) .NET Developer
2 14 (15.73%) C# Developer
3 11 (12.36%) UI Developer
3 11 (12.36%) UI Programmer
4 7 (7.87%) PHP Developer
4 7 (7.87%) Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (5.62%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (4.49%) C++ Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Programmer
7 4 (4.49%) Web Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) WPF Developer
8 3 (3.37%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.25%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (2.25%) Build Engineer
9 2 (2.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (38.20%) .NET
1 34 (38.20%) CSS
2 25 (28.09%) CSS3
3 21 (23.60%) Ajax
4 20 (22.47%) JSON
4 20 (22.47%) Sass
5 18 (20.22%) Backbone.js
5 18 (20.22%) WPF
6 17 (19.10%) HTML
6 17 (19.10%) REST
6 17 (19.10%) WCF
6 17 (19.10%) LESS
7 14 (15.73%) .NET Framework
7 14 (15.73%) XML
8 13 (14.61%) HTML5
9 11 (12.36%) Web Services
10 8 (8.99%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (7.87%) jQuery
11 7 (7.87%) AngularJS
11 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Mobile App
2 14 (15.73%) User Experience
3 7 (7.87%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.49%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.37%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.12%) Flash Games
7 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.12%) Open Source
7 1 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.24%) Windows
2 6 (6.74%) Windows XP
2 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (6.74%) Windows Vista
2 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (6.74%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.49%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.49%) Solaris
4 3 (3.37%) Android
5 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.84%) OOP
3 15 (16.85%) MVC
3 15 (16.85%) Mobile Application Development
4 14 (15.73%) TDD
5 10 (11.24%) Validation
5 10 (11.24%) Waterfall
6 8 (8.99%) MVVM
7 7 (7.87%) UML
7 7 (7.87%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (5.62%) Multithreading
8 5 (5.62%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.62%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.62%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.62%) SOA
9 4 (4.49%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.49%) OOD
9 4 (4.49%) Change Management
9 4 (4.49%) Web Development
9 4 (4.49%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.33%) C#
2 32 (35.96%) JavaScript
3 20 (22.47%) Java
4 16 (17.98%) SQL
5 10 (11.24%) C++
6 9 (10.11%) PHP
7 6 (6.74%) VB
8 4 (4.49%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.49%) PHP5
9 3 (3.37%) Ruby
10 2 (2.25%) XAML
11 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.12%) VBScript
11 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.12%) ABAP
11 1 (1.12%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.12%) Pascal
11 1 (1.12%) Perl
11 1 (1.12%) C
11 1 (1.12%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.11%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.87%) BC Cleared
3 7 (7.87%) Degree
4 1 (1.12%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) SCCM
2 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Adobe
2 12 (13.48%) Oracle
3 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.87%) HP
5 5 (5.62%) Twitter
6 4 (4.49%) Facebook
6 4 (4.49%) Google
7 3 (3.37%) Zend
8 2 (2.25%) Siemens
8 2 (2.25%) SAP
8 2 (2.25%) IBM
9 1 (1.12%) Motorola
9 1 (1.12%) Perforce
9 1 (1.12%) Xamarin
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