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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 130 113 127
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Contract jobs citing OOP 17 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.59% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.82% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £369 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% +20.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £309 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £515 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £38.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+104.37% -37.72%
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
2376 1708 2125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.32% 71.98% 69.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1457 850 1103
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 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 126 211
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 £13.00 £12.53 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £50.00 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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 +6 10 £390 -2.50% 5
Bedfordshire - 3 £425 - 2
Essex -6 2 £550 +6.79% 2
Hertfordshire -26 1 £350 +3.70% 7
Suffolk - 1 £425 - 3
Norfolk - - - -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 35 (68.63%) .NET
2 33 (64.71%) C#
3 32 (62.75%) OO
4 30 (58.82%) HTML
5 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (49.02%) .NET Framework
6 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
6 25 (49.02%) SQL
7 23 (45.10%) CSS
8 22 (43.14%) Web Services
9 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
9 21 (41.18%) MVC
10 20 (39.22%) jQuery
11 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
12 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
13 16 (31.37%) T-SQL
13 16 (31.37%) TDD
14 15 (29.41%) Visual Studio
15 14 (27.45%) XML
15 14 (27.45%) WCF
15 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
16 13 (25.49%) AngularJS
17 10 (19.61%) JIRA
17 10 (19.61%) QA
18 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
18 9 (17.65%) REST
18 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 8 (15.69%) HTML5
19 8 (15.69%) WPF
19 8 (15.69%) Silverlight

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (11.76%) Apache
2 5 (9.80%) IIS
3 4 (7.84%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (3.92%) Moodle
4 2 (3.92%) Node.js
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.96%) Content Management Server
5 1 (1.96%) Drupal
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Internet
2 3 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.96%) SQLite
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 10 (19.61%) JIRA
3 7 (13.73%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (13.73%) MSTest
4 6 (11.76%) SpecFlow
4 6 (11.76%) Selenium
5 5 (9.80%) QUnit
6 4 (7.84%) Jasmine
7 3 (5.88%) Ant
8 2 (3.92%) Maven
8 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.92%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.96%) JUnit
9 1 (1.96%) Toad
9 1 (1.96%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.96%) Gradle
9 1 (1.96%) WatiN
9 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.96%) Moq
9 1 (1.96%) FxCop
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Interactive Media
2 1 (1.96%) Automotive
2 1 (1.96%) Advertising
2 1 (1.96%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (80.39%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Java Architect
6 3 (5.88%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (5.88%) VB Developer
6 3 (5.88%) J2EE Architect
6 3 (5.88%) QA Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Android Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Interactive Developer
7 2 (3.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (3.92%) WPF Developer
7 2 (3.92%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (68.63%) .NET
2 30 (58.82%) HTML
3 25 (49.02%) .NET Framework
4 23 (45.10%) CSS
5 22 (43.14%) Web Services
6 20 (39.22%) jQuery
7 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
8 14 (27.45%) XML
8 14 (27.45%) WCF
9 13 (25.49%) AngularJS
10 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (17.65%) REST
10 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 8 (15.69%) HTML5
11 8 (15.69%) WPF
11 8 (15.69%) Silverlight
11 8 (15.69%) ADO.NET
12 7 (13.73%) Ajax
12 7 (13.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (11.76%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Kindle
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.92%) Replication
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.96%) Animation
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.96%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Open Source
4 1 (1.96%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) UNIX
3 2 (3.92%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (62.75%) OO
2 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (41.18%) MVC
4 16 (31.37%) TDD
5 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
6 7 (13.73%) Scrum
6 7 (13.73%) BDD
7 6 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (9.80%) Multithreading
8 5 (9.80%) Software Architecture
9 4 (7.84%) User Stories
9 4 (7.84%) Regression Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.84%) SOA
10 3 (5.88%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.92%) Test Strategy
11 2 (3.92%) Android Development
11 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
11 2 (3.92%) Project Management
11 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) C#
2 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
2 25 (49.02%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) T-SQL
4 8 (15.69%) Java
5 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 6 (11.76%) PHP
6 4 (7.84%) VBScript
7 3 (5.88%) VB
7 3 (5.88%) ActionScript
7 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.88%) VB6
8 2 (3.92%) XAML
9 1 (1.96%) C
9 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.96%) Perl
9 1 (1.96%) C++
9 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) QA
2 6 (11.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Sybase
4 1 (1.96%) JBoss
4 1 (1.96%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) ATG
4 1 (1.96%) Xamarin
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago