The table below looks at the statistics for OOD 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 OOD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 127 133 101
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -32
Contract jobs citing OOD 18 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.58% 0.48% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.62% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £270 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £416 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+5.28% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Average hourly rate £31.52 £36.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.23% +2.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £34.41 £34.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £33.73 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.96% -10.06%
OOD
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
2362 2436 1730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.73% 77.65% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1422 1457 874
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 150 124
Average hourly rate £31.50 £29.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.64 £43.54 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OOD
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 OOD across the East of England region.

OOD Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

OOD
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOD across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

OOD Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

OOD
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 OOD across the East of England region.

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

OOD
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 OOD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Suffolk +5 7 £375 -
Essex 0 6 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -6 4 £350 +29.62% 4
Norfolk +12 3 £140 -69.06%
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 20 (55.56%) OO
2 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
4 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 15 (41.67%) HTML
6 14 (38.89%) CSS
7 12 (33.33%) XML
7 12 (33.33%) Java
8 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 10 (27.78%) Web Development
9 9 (25.00%) JSON
9 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 9 (25.00%) Scrum
9 9 (25.00%) C#
9 9 (25.00%) .NET
9 9 (25.00%) XSLT
10 8 (22.22%) SQL
10 8 (22.22%) Spring Boot
10 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
11 7 (19.44%) jQuery
11 7 (19.44%) Geb
11 7 (19.44%) Gradle
11 7 (19.44%) REST
11 7 (19.44%) GitHub
11 7 (19.44%) PHP
11 7 (19.44%) MySQL
11 7 (19.44%) Web Services
12 6 (16.67%) Struts
12 6 (16.67%) UML
12 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing OOD 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) Drupal
2 5 (13.89%) Documentum
3 3 (8.33%) CMS
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) WordPress
4 2 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) GitHub
2 3 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) ATM
1 1 (2.78%) SNMP
1 1 (2.78%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (19.44%) Geb
2 7 (19.44%) Gradle
3 6 (16.67%) AccuRev
3 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 6 (16.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) gulp
General
1 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Avionics
4 1 (2.78%) Automotive
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Architect
5 4 (11.11%) IT Architect
6 3 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 3 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Python Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) HTML
2 14 (38.89%) CSS
3 12 (33.33%) XML
4 9 (25.00%) XSLT
4 9 (25.00%) .NET
4 9 (25.00%) JSON
5 8 (22.22%) Spring Boot
6 7 (19.44%) REST
6 7 (19.44%) jQuery
6 7 (19.44%) Web Services
7 6 (16.67%) Struts
7 6 (16.67%) J2EE
7 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 6 (16.67%) JAXB
7 6 (16.67%) Middleware
7 6 (16.67%) EclipseLink
7 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 5 (13.89%) RESTful
8 5 (13.89%) ADO
9 4 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.78%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) OO
2 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) Web Development
4 9 (25.00%) Scrum
5 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 6 (16.67%) UML
7 5 (13.89%) MVC
7 5 (13.89%) TDD
7 5 (13.89%) Document Management
8 4 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 3 (8.33%) Content Management
9 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 3 (8.33%) Open Source
10 2 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
10 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
10 2 (5.56%) SDLC
10 2 (5.56%) Process Management
10 2 (5.56%) ERP
10 2 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 12 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (25.00%) C#
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 7 (19.44%) PHP
6 5 (13.89%) C++
6 5 (13.89%) VB
6 5 (13.89%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) PHP5
8 1 (2.78%) Groovy
8 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.78%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) MCP
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.78%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) EMC
3 2 (5.56%) Kofax
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