The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 55 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing OO 102 103 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.32% 4.36% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 6.07% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 50 70
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £150 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +18.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -10.00%
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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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2328 1696 2199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.86% 71.71% 69.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1443 856 1149
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 134 219
Average hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.87 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Cambridgeshire -14 24 £390 +41.81% 29
Essex -5 22 £493 +9.44% 5
Hertfordshire -25 22 £409 +3.80% 18
Bedfordshire -6 19 £400 +35.59% 1
Norfolk -11 9 £414 - 1
Suffolk 0 4 £425 +21.42% 2
East Anglia - 2 £320 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 127 (58.26%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (50.92%) JavaScript
3 105 (48.17%) HTML
4 99 (45.41%) CSS
5 97 (44.50%) Java
6 77 (35.32%) TDD
7 68 (31.19%) SQL
8 63 (28.90%) Scrum
9 61 (27.98%) Ajax
10 57 (26.15%) MVC
11 56 (25.69%) jQuery
12 55 (25.23%) .NET
13 54 (24.77%) Subversion
13 54 (24.77%) HTML5
13 54 (24.77%) CSS3
14 52 (23.85%) Web Services
15 49 (22.48%) XML
16 48 (22.02%) C#
17 47 (21.56%) Linux
18 44 (20.18%) UNIX
19 43 (19.72%) Responsive Web Design
20 42 (19.27%) Git (software)
20 42 (19.27%) J2EE
21 41 (18.81%) JSP
22 39 (17.89%) Oracle
22 39 (17.89%) Relational Database
23 37 (16.97%) UML
24 32 (14.68%) ASP.NET
24 32 (14.68%) Web Development
25 31 (14.22%) Dojo

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 22 (10.09%) Apache
2 21 (9.63%) WebLogic
3 19 (8.72%) Tomcat
4 18 (8.26%) WebSphere
5 15 (6.88%) Node.js
6 8 (3.67%) MQSeries
7 7 (3.21%) IIS
7 7 (3.21%) Adobe CQ
8 6 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (2.29%) lighttpd
10 4 (1.83%) CMS
10 4 (1.83%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.92%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.46%) Documentum
12 1 (0.46%) Content Management Server
12 1 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.46%) Moodle
12 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.92%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Tridion
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.46%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) PaaS
3 1 (0.46%) IaaS
3 1 (0.46%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.63%) Internet
2 15 (6.88%) HTTP
3 2 (0.92%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.92%) LDAP
3 2 (0.92%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.46%) LTE
4 1 (0.46%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.46%) GSM
4 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.46%) 3G
4 1 (0.46%) Wireless
4 1 (0.46%) 2G
4 1 (0.46%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.89%) Relational Database
2 23 (10.55%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.72%) RDBMS
4 16 (7.34%) MySQL
5 7 (3.21%) Big Data
5 7 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.75%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.29%) DB2
8 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.83%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.38%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.92%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.46%) DTS
11 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.46%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 54 (24.77%) Subversion
2 42 (19.27%) Git (software)
3 26 (11.93%) Ant
4 23 (10.55%) Eclipse
5 20 (9.17%) Selenium
6 18 (8.26%) Visual Studio
7 17 (7.80%) Maven
8 16 (7.34%) JUnit
8 16 (7.34%) Jenkins
9 13 (5.96%) Grunt
10 10 (4.59%) Jasmine
11 7 (3.21%) SpecFlow
11 7 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (2.75%) Log4j
12 6 (2.75%) Bower
13 5 (2.29%) TeamCity
14 4 (1.83%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.83%) MyEclipse
14 4 (1.83%) JIRA
15 3 (1.38%) NUnit
General
1 29 (13.30%) Finance
2 12 (5.50%) Retail
3 11 (5.05%) Marketing
4 7 (3.21%) Legal
4 7 (3.21%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.29%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.83%) Advertising
6 4 (1.83%) Automotive
7 3 (1.38%) Electronics
8 2 (0.92%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.46%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.46%) Games
9 1 (0.46%) Banking
Job Titles
1 171 (78.44%) Developer
2 43 (19.72%) Java Developer
3 25 (11.47%) Front-End Developer
4 23 (10.55%) Senior Developer
5 22 (10.09%) .NET Developer
6 18 (8.26%) Architect
7 16 (7.34%) C# Developer
8 15 (6.88%) Web Developer
9 13 (5.96%) Software Engineer
9 13 (5.96%) C++ Developer
9 13 (5.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (5.50%) Java Architect
11 9 (4.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 9 (4.13%) Python Developer
11 9 (4.13%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (3.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 7 (3.21%) Lead Developer
14 6 (2.75%) PHP Developer
14 6 (2.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 5 (2.29%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (48.17%) HTML
2 99 (45.41%) CSS
3 61 (27.98%) Ajax
4 56 (25.69%) jQuery
5 55 (25.23%) .NET
6 54 (24.77%) HTML5
6 54 (24.77%) CSS3
7 52 (23.85%) Web Services
8 49 (22.48%) XML
9 42 (19.27%) J2EE
10 41 (18.81%) JSP
11 32 (14.68%) ASP.NET
12 31 (14.22%) Dojo
13 29 (13.30%) LESS
14 26 (11.93%) REST
14 26 (11.93%) XHTML
15 24 (11.01%) DOM
16 23 (10.55%) Spring
17 22 (10.09%) Django
18 19 (8.72%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.47%) Open Source
2 20 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.96%) User Experience
3 13 (5.96%) N-Tier
4 11 (5.05%) Web 2.0
4 11 (5.05%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.13%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.21%) Clustering
7 5 (2.29%) GIS
8 3 (1.38%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.38%) Replication
8 3 (1.38%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.38%) iPhone
8 3 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.38%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.92%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.92%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.92%) Social Media
9 2 (0.92%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (0.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.56%) Linux
2 44 (20.18%) UNIX
3 22 (10.09%) Solaris
4 21 (9.63%) Windows
5 10 (4.59%) Android
6 7 (3.21%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (2.75%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.75%) HPUX
8 2 (0.92%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.92%) Debian
8 2 (0.92%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.46%) Gentoo
9 1 (0.46%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.46%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (58.26%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (35.32%) TDD
3 63 (28.90%) Scrum
4 57 (26.15%) MVC
5 43 (19.72%) Responsive Web Design
6 37 (16.97%) UML
7 32 (14.68%) Web Development
8 30 (13.76%) Software Engineering
8 30 (13.76%) OOP
8 30 (13.76%) BDD
9 29 (13.30%) OOD
10 26 (11.93%) Unit Testing
11 25 (11.47%) E-Commerce
12 23 (10.55%) SOA
13 20 (9.17%) Multithreading
14 19 (8.72%) Content Management
15 17 (7.80%) RAD
16 15 (6.88%) Validation
17 14 (6.42%) RUP
17 14 (6.42%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 111 (50.92%) JavaScript
2 97 (44.50%) Java
3 68 (31.19%) SQL
4 48 (22.02%) C#
5 25 (11.47%) C++
6 22 (10.09%) PHP
7 19 (8.72%) Python
8 15 (6.88%) Ruby
9 10 (4.59%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.59%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.67%) Perl
11 7 (3.21%) C
11 7 (3.21%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.75%) XPath
13 4 (1.83%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.83%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.92%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.92%) VBScript
14 2 (0.92%) VB
14 2 (0.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (11.01%) Degree
2 5 (2.29%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.38%) MCP
3 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.34%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) Puppet
1 2 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (17.89%) Oracle
2 25 (11.47%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.26%) IBM
4 15 (6.88%) JBoss
5 13 (5.96%) Sun
6 9 (4.13%) FatWire
7 8 (3.67%) hybris
8 6 (2.75%) Atlassian
8 6 (2.75%) Interwoven
9 5 (2.29%) Sybase
10 4 (1.83%) Adobe
10 4 (1.83%) ATG
10 4 (1.83%) AccuRev
10 4 (1.83%) Google
11 3 (1.38%) Twitter
11 3 (1.38%) BEA
11 3 (1.38%) Apple
12 2 (0.92%) SAP
12 2 (0.92%) Xamarin
13 1 (0.46%) VocaLink
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Rate: £400.00 - £535.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Suffolk
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Hertfordshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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