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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 67 69 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -27
Contract jobs citing OO 63 71 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.55% 2.52% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 3.25% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 32 85
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £273 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 8
Median hourly rate £50.78 £40.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +3.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+4.57% -5.55%
OO
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
1946 2182 2268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.85% 77.46% 75.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1120 1243 1280
Median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 157 153
Median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -10 18 £400 - 7
Hertfordshire +7 13 £475 +26.66% 9
Suffolk 0 12 £538 -2.27% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 10 £350 +12.90% 21
Norfolk +1 7 £600 +41.17% 1
Bedfordshire +5 4 £51 -91.35% 5
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 78 (55.71%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (52.86%) Java
3 41 (29.29%) JavaScript
4 40 (28.57%) HTML
5 38 (27.14%) .NET
6 34 (24.29%) Web Services
7 31 (22.14%) C#
8 29 (20.71%) SOA
8 29 (20.71%) Finance
9 28 (20.00%) SQL
10 26 (18.57%) CSS
10 26 (18.57%) MVC
10 26 (18.57%) Spring
10 26 (18.57%) Jenkins
11 24 (17.14%) BDD
12 23 (16.43%) AngularJS
12 23 (16.43%) Maven
12 23 (16.43%) Scrum
12 23 (16.43%) JUnit
13 22 (15.71%) REST
14 21 (15.00%) Software Engineering
14 21 (15.00%) jQuery
15 19 (13.57%) RESTful
15 19 (13.57%) Open Source
16 18 (12.86%) Security Cleared
16 18 (12.86%) J2EE
16 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET
16 18 (12.86%) Linux
16 18 (12.86%) Cucumber
17 17 (12.14%) HTML5

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 13 (9.29%) WebSphere
2 12 (8.57%) Apache ServiceMix
2 12 (8.57%) Node.js
3 11 (7.86%) Apache
4 3 (2.14%) CMS
4 3 (2.14%) JBoss
4 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.43%) Documentum
5 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.43%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.43%) nginx
5 2 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.71%) Confluence
6 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Windchill
2 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.14%) HTTP
2 7 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.29%) LDAP
3 6 (4.29%) SSL
4 2 (1.43%) Network Security
5 1 (0.71%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.43%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (6.43%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.71%) MySQL
3 8 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (4.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.57%) CouchDB
5 5 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.86%) DataStage
6 4 (2.86%) WebFOCUS
7 3 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.14%) Redis
8 2 (1.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.43%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (18.57%) Jenkins
2 23 (16.43%) JUnit
2 23 (16.43%) Maven
3 18 (12.86%) Cucumber
4 16 (11.43%) Git (software)
5 10 (7.14%) Subversion
6 7 (5.00%) Ant
6 7 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
6 7 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
6 7 (5.00%) VectorCAST
7 5 (3.57%) Mercurial
7 5 (3.57%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.14%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.14%) Mockito
8 3 (2.14%) TortoiseSVN
8 3 (2.14%) WebStorm
9 2 (1.43%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.43%) Gradle
9 2 (1.43%) Jasmine
General
1 29 (20.71%) Finance
2 9 (6.43%) Automotive
2 9 (6.43%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.29%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.14%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Marketing
6 1 (0.71%) Military
Job Titles
1 92 (65.71%) Developer
2 33 (23.57%) Java Developer
3 21 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 16 (11.43%) Architect
5 15 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 15 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 11 (7.86%) Agile Developer
7 11 (7.86%) C# WPF Developer
7 11 (7.86%) Senior .NET Developer
7 11 (7.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 11 (7.86%) Senior C# Developer
7 11 (7.86%) Software Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) WPF Developer
8 10 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (7.14%) C# WCF Developer
8 10 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (7.14%) SQL Developer
8 10 (7.14%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (28.57%) HTML
2 38 (27.14%) .NET
3 34 (24.29%) Web Services
4 26 (18.57%) CSS
4 26 (18.57%) Spring
5 23 (16.43%) AngularJS
6 22 (15.71%) REST
7 21 (15.00%) jQuery
8 19 (13.57%) RESTful
9 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET
9 18 (12.86%) J2EE
10 17 (12.14%) HTML5
10 17 (12.14%) XML
11 16 (11.43%) Ajax
12 15 (10.71%) SOAP
13 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (9.29%) Apache Camel
15 12 (8.57%) WPF
16 11 (7.86%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (7.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.86%) Algorithms
1 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (2.86%) iPad
1 4 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.14%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.43%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.43%) Device Driver
3 2 (1.43%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.43%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.43%) Robotics
3 2 (1.43%) Social Media
3 2 (1.43%) Web 2.0
4 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.71%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.86%) Linux
2 15 (10.71%) Windows
3 9 (6.43%) Unix
4 7 (5.00%) VxWorks
5 3 (2.14%) Android
5 3 (2.14%) Solaris
6 2 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.43%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.43%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.43%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (55.71%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.71%) SOA
3 26 (18.57%) MVC
4 24 (17.14%) BDD
5 23 (16.43%) Scrum
6 21 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 19 (13.57%) Open Source
8 17 (12.14%) TDD
9 16 (11.43%) OOA/OOD
10 15 (10.71%) UML
11 14 (10.00%) API Development
11 14 (10.00%) CRM
11 14 (10.00%) RUP
12 13 (9.29%) SOLID
12 13 (9.29%) Web Development
13 12 (8.57%) OOP
13 12 (8.57%) Waterfall
14 11 (7.86%) API Design
14 11 (7.86%) TOGAF
14 11 (7.86%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 74 (52.86%) Java
2 41 (29.29%) JavaScript
3 31 (22.14%) C#
4 28 (20.00%) SQL
5 15 (10.71%) C++
6 14 (10.00%) PHP
7 8 (5.71%) Ada
8 4 (2.86%) Groovy
9 3 (2.14%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.14%) Scala
9 3 (2.14%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.43%) C
10 2 (1.43%) Perl
10 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.71%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.71%) SOQL
11 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.71%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (12.86%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.43%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (0.71%) MCP
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.00%) COBIT
1 7 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (5.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.71%) Docker
1 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 6 (4.29%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.14%) Ansible
2 3 (2.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (2.14%) MOM
3 2 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (9.29%) Red Hat
2 12 (8.57%) Oracle
3 11 (7.86%) IBM
4 10 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.14%) Pega
5 9 (6.43%) DevExpress
6 4 (2.86%) Rally
6 4 (2.86%) Teradata
6 4 (2.86%) Zend
7 3 (2.14%) CA
8 2 (1.43%) Blue Prism
8 2 (1.43%) FatWire
8 2 (1.43%) Google
8 2 (1.43%) Kofax
8 2 (1.43%) Omniture
9 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.71%) Sun
9 1 (0.71%) WorldPay
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