The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Midlands region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 59 43 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing OO 36 51 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.50% 3.52% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 4.89% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 3
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£375 £318 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% +2.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £52.75 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1000 1043 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 69.49% 71.98% 66.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 537 463
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 41 49
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.70% -4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £56.16 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Derbyshire +5 11 £276 -30.97%
Nottinghamshire -1 9 £413 +46.01% 13
Northamptonshire -2 8 £454 +81.50% 6
Leicestershire -7 6 £350 -3.44% 10
Lincolnshire - - - - 2
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 32 (47.76%) .NET
2 31 (46.27%) C#
2 31 (46.27%) CSS
3 30 (44.78%) JavaScript
4 27 (40.30%) HTML
5 19 (28.36%) OOP
5 19 (28.36%) WCF
6 18 (26.87%) MVC
7 16 (23.88%) SQL
7 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
7 16 (23.88%) WPF
7 16 (23.88%) CSS3
8 15 (22.39%) HTML5
9 14 (20.90%) Ajax
9 14 (20.90%) Java
10 13 (19.40%) Oracle
11 12 (17.91%) PHP
11 12 (17.91%) jQuery
12 11 (16.42%) Relational Database
12 11 (16.42%) .NET Framework
13 10 (14.93%) NUnit
14 9 (13.43%) Finance
14 9 (13.43%) TDD
14 9 (13.43%) MySQL
14 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET
14 9 (13.43%) Photoshop
14 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
14 9 (13.43%) Adobe
14 9 (13.43%) Zend
15 8 (11.94%) Zend Framework

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.48%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.99%) Apache
3 2 (2.99%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.49%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.49%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.48%) InDesign
3 3 (4.48%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (4.48%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.42%) Relational Database
3 9 (13.43%) MySQL
4 2 (2.99%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.99%) OLAP
4 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) NUnit
2 8 (11.94%) MSTest
3 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.48%) Subversion
4 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.99%) JMeter
5 2 (2.99%) Maven
5 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.99%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.49%) Moq
6 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.49%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.49%) MSI
6 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Marketing
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 62 (92.54%) Developer
2 15 (22.39%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.91%) C# Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (10.45%) PHP Developer
6 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.97%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Designer
8 3 (4.48%) Magento Developer
8 3 (4.48%) UI Programmer
8 3 (4.48%) Flash Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Flash Designer
8 3 (4.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.48%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Programmer
8 3 (4.48%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.76%) .NET
2 31 (46.27%) CSS
3 27 (40.30%) HTML
4 19 (28.36%) WCF
5 16 (23.88%) WPF
5 16 (23.88%) CSS3
6 15 (22.39%) HTML5
7 14 (20.90%) Ajax
8 12 (17.91%) jQuery
9 11 (16.42%) .NET Framework
10 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET
11 8 (11.94%) Zend Framework
11 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (10.45%) Sass
12 7 (10.45%) Web Services
13 6 (8.96%) Backbone.js
13 6 (8.96%) REST
14 5 (7.46%) LESS
14 5 (7.46%) XML
14 5 (7.46%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) N-Tier
1 4 (5.97%) Mobile App
1 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.48%) Animation
2 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.48%) Social Media
3 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) Solaris
2 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) OOP
2 18 (26.87%) MVC
3 9 (13.43%) TDD
4 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.45%) OOD
4 7 (10.45%) MVVM
4 7 (10.45%) Multithreading
5 5 (7.46%) Web Development
5 5 (7.46%) CRM
5 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
5 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.97%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (5.97%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (4.48%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.48%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.48%) Web Design
7 3 (4.48%) UML
8 2 (2.99%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.27%) C#
2 30 (44.78%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.88%) SQL
4 14 (20.90%) Java
5 12 (17.91%) PHP
6 6 (8.96%) C++
7 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.48%) ActionScript
8 3 (4.48%) ActionScript 3.0
8 3 (4.48%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (2.99%) ABAP
9 2 (2.99%) Ruby
9 2 (2.99%) PHP5
10 1 (1.49%) Groovy
10 1 (1.49%) LINC
10 1 (1.49%) Pascal
10 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.49%) Perl
10 1 (1.49%) COBOL
10 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) BC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Oracle
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) Adobe
2 9 (13.43%) Zend
3 6 (8.96%) SAP
4 4 (5.97%) Facebook
4 4 (5.97%) Twitter
5 3 (4.48%) DoubleClick
5 3 (4.48%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.99%) HP
7 1 (1.49%) Perforce
7 1 (1.49%) Unisys
7 1 (1.49%) IBM
7 1 (1.49%) Google
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £405 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £405.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago