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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 104 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing OOP 28 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.99% 0.82% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.19% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 11
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£295 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £357 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
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
2143 1679 1881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.64% 68.95% 66.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1368 923 1034
Average daily rate £425 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 163 178
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -9 14 £200 -38.46% 7
Hertfordshire +11 10 £419 +25.18% 14
Essex - 3 £338 - 1
Norfolk +5 1 £290 +5.45%
Suffolk - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 25 (55.56%) HTML
2 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 21 (46.67%) .NET
3 20 (44.44%) C#
3 20 (44.44%) CSS
3 20 (44.44%) OO
4 19 (42.22%) MVC
4 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 13 (28.89%) Laravel
6 13 (28.89%) TDD
6 13 (28.89%) Java
6 13 (28.89%) SQL
6 13 (28.89%) PHP
7 12 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 12 (26.67%) jQuery
7 12 (26.67%) HTML5
8 11 (24.44%) REST
8 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
8 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
9 10 (22.22%) MySQL
9 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 10 (22.22%) Apache
9 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 9 (20.00%) Scrum
11 8 (17.78%) RESTful
11 8 (17.78%) PHP5
11 8 (17.78%) SOA
11 8 (17.78%) BDD
11 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 10 (22.22%) Apache
2 6 (13.33%) nginx
3 4 (8.89%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (4.44%) IIS
4 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.44%) Confluence
5 1 (2.22%) Node.js
5 1 (2.22%) Content Management Server
5 1 (2.22%) CMS
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) MySQL
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) Couchbase
3 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio
3 6 (13.33%) PHPUnit
4 5 (11.11%) JIRA
5 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.44%) Fiddler
6 2 (4.44%) ReSharper
6 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.44%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.44%) QUnit
6 2 (4.44%) Jasmine
6 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.44%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (4.44%) Moq
6 2 (4.44%) StyleCop
6 2 (4.44%) MSTest
7 1 (2.22%) Toad
7 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.22%) NUnit
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (84.44%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) .NET Developer
2 11 (24.44%) PHP Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 6 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Java Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.67%) J2EE Architect
7 3 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.22%) CRM Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Android Developer
9 1 (2.22%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) HTML
2 21 (46.67%) .NET
3 20 (44.44%) CSS
4 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 13 (28.89%) Laravel
6 12 (26.67%) .NET Framework
6 12 (26.67%) jQuery
6 12 (26.67%) HTML5
7 11 (24.44%) REST
7 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
8 8 (17.78%) RESTful
8 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (15.56%) XML
9 7 (15.56%) WCF
9 7 (15.56%) Symfony
10 6 (13.33%) ADO.NET
11 5 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (11.11%) Web Services
12 4 (8.89%) Apache Camel
12 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Kindle
2 2 (4.44%) EMV
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.11%) Android
3 4 (8.89%) Linux
4 3 (6.67%) UNIX
5 2 (4.44%) Debian
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) OO
2 19 (42.22%) MVC
2 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.89%) TDD
4 9 (20.00%) Scrum
5 8 (17.78%) SOA
5 8 (17.78%) BDD
6 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Pair Programming
7 6 (13.33%) DevOps
8 5 (11.11%) Android Development
8 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (6.67%) Code Coverage
10 3 (6.67%) Refactoring
11 2 (4.44%) iOS Development
11 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
12 1 (2.22%) Software Architecture
12 1 (2.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 20 (44.44%) C#
3 13 (28.89%) Java
3 13 (28.89%) SQL
3 13 (28.89%) PHP
4 8 (17.78%) PHP5
5 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.67%) VBScript
7 1 (2.22%) C
7 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) SCOM
1 2 (4.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Twitter
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) Sybase
4 2 (4.44%) Splunk
5 1 (2.22%) Xamarin
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