The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 127 130 111
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Contract jobs citing OOP 15 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.54% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.69% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 6
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£275 £370 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -
OOP
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
2372 2447 1750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.95% 77.76% 72.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1426 1471 884
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 £235
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 166 151 125
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 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.64 £43.61 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OOP
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 OOP across the East of England region.

OOP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

OOP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

OOP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

OOP
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 OOP across the East of England region.

OOP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

OOP
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 OOP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Cambridgeshire -6 7 £205 -41.63% 11
Hertfordshire - 5 £500 - 5
Suffolk - 3 £275 -
Norfolk +10 1 £200 -33.33%
Essex -4 1 £275 -50.00% 6
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (53.57%) MySQL
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (50.00%) PHP
3 14 (50.00%) jQuery
4 13 (46.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 13 (46.43%) OO
4 13 (46.43%) TDD
5 12 (42.86%) HTML
6 10 (35.71%) SOA
6 10 (35.71%) Zend
7 9 (32.14%) Open Source
8 8 (28.57%) HTML5
8 8 (28.57%) CSS
8 8 (28.57%) Java
9 7 (25.00%) MVC
9 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (21.43%) Web Services
11 5 (17.86%) SOAP
11 5 (17.86%) C#
11 5 (17.86%) BDD
11 5 (17.86%) RESTful
12 4 (14.29%) LESS
12 4 (14.29%) CSS3
12 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
12 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
13 3 (10.71%) Linux
13 3 (10.71%) Python
13 3 (10.71%) Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.57%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Summit
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (7.14%) Ant
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.14%) Xcode
2 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
2 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) eggPlant
3 1 (3.57%) gulp
3 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) RSpec
General
1 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) PHP Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.71%) UI Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (10.71%) UI Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Hybris Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) jQuery
2 13 (46.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 12 (42.86%) HTML
4 8 (28.57%) CSS
4 8 (28.57%) HTML5
5 6 (21.43%) Web Services
6 5 (17.86%) SOAP
6 5 (17.86%) RESTful
7 4 (14.29%) CSS3
7 4 (14.29%) LESS
8 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.71%) Sass
8 3 (10.71%) Spring
8 3 (10.71%) Ajax
8 3 (10.71%) .NET
9 2 (7.14%) J2EE
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (7.14%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Graphic Design
1 3 (10.71%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) iPad
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) BYOD
3 1 (3.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) AIX
2 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) TDD
2 13 (46.43%) OO
3 10 (35.71%) SOA
4 9 (32.14%) Open Source
5 7 (25.00%) MVC
6 5 (17.86%) BDD
7 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.71%) Web Design
8 3 (10.71%) Web Development
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (7.14%) DevOps
9 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.14%) Content Management
9 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
9 2 (7.14%) OOD
9 2 (7.14%) Scrum
9 2 (7.14%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (50.00%) PHP
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) C#
6 3 (10.71%) Python
6 3 (10.71%) Ruby
7 2 (7.14%) PHP5
8 1 (3.57%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (3.57%) VB6
8 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.57%) VBScript
8 1 (3.57%) VB
8 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Zend
2 2 (7.14%) hybris
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
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