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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
England / East of England
Rank 51 48 82
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +34
Contract jobs citing OO 84 77 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.87% 3.20% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 4.01% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 44 27
Median daily rate £460 £444 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £540 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 0
Median hourly rate £41.13 £50.78 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.01% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +11.84%

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
1788 1922 2018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 82.43% 79.82% 77.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1081 1145 1222
Median daily rate £426 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 155 147
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +53.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £56.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OO
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

OO
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 1 March 2017.

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

OO
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

OO Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

OO
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +2 30 £400 -20.00% 9
Hertfordshire +4 25 £550 +22.22% 17
Cambridgeshire +7 14 £400 -27.27% 33
Bedfordshire +8 10 £396 -
Norfolk -11 3 £459 +12.98% 1
Suffolk -7 2 - - 5
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for OO.

1 91 (54.49%) Java
2 88 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (40.12%) JavaScript
4 61 (36.53%) J2EE
5 57 (34.13%) .NET
6 53 (31.74%) HTML
7 48 (28.74%) SOA
8 38 (22.75%) TDD
9 37 (22.16%) Spring
9 37 (22.16%) Adobe
9 37 (22.16%) Web Services
10 36 (21.56%) DevOps
11 35 (20.96%) XML
11 35 (20.96%) ASP.NET
12 34 (20.36%) Finance
13 33 (19.76%) Open Source
13 33 (19.76%) BDD
14 30 (17.96%) Amazon AWS
14 30 (17.96%) Git (software)
15 29 (17.37%) Linux
16 28 (16.77%) Scrum
17 27 (16.17%) JIRA
17 27 (16.17%) CSS
17 27 (16.17%) SQL
18 26 (15.57%) MVC
18 26 (15.57%) OOD
18 26 (15.57%) Hibernate
19 25 (14.97%) Jenkins
20 24 (14.37%) Oracle
20 24 (14.37%) C#

OO
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (10.78%) WebSphere
2 17 (10.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 14 (8.38%) WebLogic
4 12 (7.19%) IIS
5 11 (6.59%) Apache
6 8 (4.79%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.99%) Confluence
7 5 (2.99%) WebSphere Portal
8 4 (2.40%) Apache Spark
8 4 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.80%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.20%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (1.20%) CMS
10 2 (1.20%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.60%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.80%) MS Office
2 3 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.78%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (3.59%) Magento
3 3 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.80%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (1.20%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 30 (17.96%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.20%) Boomi
2 2 (1.20%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.60%) GitHub
3 1 (0.60%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.19%) SMS
2 5 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.40%) HTTP
4 3 (1.80%) Internet
4 3 (1.80%) Intranet
5 1 (0.60%) LDAP
5 1 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.77%) Relational Database
2 20 (11.98%) Oracle Database
3 18 (10.78%) Big Data
3 18 (10.78%) SQL Server
4 12 (7.19%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (5.39%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (5.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 9 (5.39%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (5.39%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.39%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (5.39%) Oracle9i Database
5 9 (5.39%) SAP Data Services
6 7 (4.19%) Pentaho
7 6 (3.59%) MySQL
8 5 (2.99%) DB2
8 5 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.40%) HBase
9 4 (2.40%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 30 (17.96%) Git (software)
2 27 (16.17%) JIRA
3 25 (14.97%) Jenkins
4 23 (13.77%) Ant
5 21 (12.57%) Maven
6 15 (8.98%) Gradle
7 10 (5.99%) JUnit
8 9 (5.39%) Eclipse
9 8 (4.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (4.79%) PVCS
10 6 (3.59%) Mockito
10 6 (3.59%) Subversion
11 5 (2.99%) Cucumber
11 5 (2.99%) FxCop
11 5 (2.99%) JIRA Agile
11 5 (2.99%) ReSharper
11 5 (2.99%) StyleCop
11 5 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (2.40%) Mercurial
12 4 (2.40%) Moq
General
1 34 (20.36%) Finance
2 19 (11.38%) Marketing
3 16 (9.58%) Legal
4 10 (5.99%) Banking
5 7 (4.19%) Retail
6 5 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.80%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.60%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Games
8 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (49.70%) Developer
2 53 (31.74%) Architect
3 38 (22.75%) Java Developer
4 32 (19.16%) Solutions Architect
5 20 (11.98%) Digital Architect
6 14 (8.38%) .NET Developer
7 13 (7.78%) Digital Marketing Architect
7 13 (7.78%) Java Engineer
8 11 (6.59%) Technical Architect
9 9 (5.39%) ETL Developer
10 8 (4.79%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.79%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.79%) IT Architect
11 7 (4.19%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (4.19%) Digital Technical Architect
11 7 (4.19%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (4.19%) Oracle ETL Developer
11 7 (4.19%) Pentaho Developer
12 6 (3.59%) Junior
12 6 (3.59%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (36.53%) J2EE
2 57 (34.13%) .NET
3 53 (31.74%) HTML
4 37 (22.16%) Spring
4 37 (22.16%) Web Services
5 35 (20.96%) ASP.NET
5 35 (20.96%) XML
6 27 (16.17%) CSS
7 26 (15.57%) Hibernate
8 22 (13.17%) Apache Flex
9 21 (12.57%) JSP
10 20 (11.98%) JSON
10 20 (11.98%) XSLT
11 19 (11.38%) REST
12 16 (9.58%) Servlets
13 13 (7.78%) .NET Framework
13 13 (7.78%) jQuery
14 12 (7.19%) Entity Framework
15 11 (6.59%) LINQ
15 11 (6.59%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.57%) Data Structures
2 20 (11.98%) Algorithms
3 16 (9.58%) Virtual Team
4 15 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (7.78%) Social Media
6 9 (5.39%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (4.79%) Mainframe
8 6 (3.59%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.59%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.40%) Contactless
9 4 (2.40%) DataPower
9 4 (2.40%) EMV
9 4 (2.40%) User Experience
10 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.20%) FMCG
10 2 (1.20%) iPad
10 2 (1.20%) PMI
11 1 (0.60%) Clustering
11 1 (0.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.37%) Linux
2 12 (7.19%) Unix
3 6 (3.59%) VME
4 5 (2.99%) Windows
5 3 (1.80%) Solaris
6 2 (1.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.74%) SOA
3 38 (22.75%) TDD
4 36 (21.56%) DevOps
5 33 (19.76%) BDD
5 33 (19.76%) Open Source
6 28 (16.77%) Scrum
7 26 (15.57%) MVC
7 26 (15.57%) OOD
8 23 (13.77%) Information Security
9 22 (13.17%) Enterprise Architecture
10 20 (11.98%) Complexity Analysis
10 20 (11.98%) E-Commerce
10 20 (11.98%) Software Engineering
11 18 (10.78%) Technical Architecture
12 17 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (10.18%) OOP
12 17 (10.18%) TOGAF
13 16 (9.58%) Digital Marketing
14 14 (8.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 91 (54.49%) Java
2 67 (40.12%) JavaScript
3 27 (16.17%) SQL
4 24 (14.37%) C#
5 18 (10.78%) Clojure
5 18 (10.78%) Go
5 18 (10.78%) Rust
6 15 (8.98%) F#
7 11 (6.59%) PHP
8 7 (4.19%) C++
8 7 (4.19%) Scala
9 6 (3.59%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.59%) VBScript
10 5 (2.99%) Perl
11 4 (2.40%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.80%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.80%) Groovy
12 3 (1.80%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.80%) Python
13 2 (1.20%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (2.99%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.40%) Degree
3 3 (1.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.20%) PMP
5 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.38%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (4.79%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.80%) Varnish
3 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.60%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 22 (13.17%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (13.17%) Puppet
2 20 (11.98%) Ansible
3 4 (2.40%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (0.60%) Kibana
Vendors
1 37 (22.16%) Adobe
2 24 (14.37%) Oracle
3 17 (10.18%) IBM
4 7 (4.19%) Zend
5 5 (2.99%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.99%) Fujitsu
5 5 (2.99%) SAP
6 4 (2.40%) Cloudera
6 4 (2.40%) WSO2
7 3 (1.80%) BEA
7 3 (1.80%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (1.80%) Informatica
7 3 (1.80%) Pega
7 3 (1.80%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.80%) webMethods
8 2 (1.20%) ATG
8 2 (1.20%) Blue Martini
8 2 (1.20%) Dell
8 2 (1.20%) Interwoven
8 2 (1.20%) Microsoft
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