The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 32 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Contract jobs citing OO 18 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.33% 4.07% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% 5.18% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 13
Median daily rate £350 £450 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.28% +9.37%
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East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
350 444 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 84.13% 78.58% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 228 276
Median daily rate £425 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £294 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £592 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 85 42
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Essex region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

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Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Essex region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Southend-on-Sea +8 5 £470 -14.54% 1
Brentwood +6 1 - -
Colchester +1 1 £325 +23.80%
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East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for OO.

1 22 (73.33%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) SOA
3 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (56.67%) J2EE
4 17 (56.67%) Marketing
4 17 (56.67%) Digital Marketing
4 17 (56.67%) Open Source
4 17 (56.67%) Virtual Team
5 16 (53.33%) Social Media
5 16 (53.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 16 (53.33%) Zachman Framework
5 16 (53.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 16 (53.33%) Adobe
5 16 (53.33%) Legal
6 15 (50.00%) SMS
6 15 (50.00%) TOGAF
6 15 (50.00%) .NET
6 15 (50.00%) Big Data
6 15 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
6 15 (50.00%) Data Analytics
6 15 (50.00%) Analytics
6 15 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
6 15 (50.00%) Adobe Campaign
7 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (20.00%) User Stories
8 5 (16.67%) B2C
9 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (13.33%) Scrum
9 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 16 (53.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (10.00%) Confluence
2 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) SMS
2 2 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) Big Data
2 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (6.67%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JIRA
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (6.67%) Ant
General
1 17 (56.67%) Marketing
2 16 (53.33%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Architect
1 16 (53.33%) Digital Architect
1 16 (53.33%) Digital Marketing Architect
2 11 (36.67%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 11 (36.67%) IT Architect
2 11 (36.67%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (26.67%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) ETL Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 4 (13.33%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum Master
6 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Pentaho Developer
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) J2EE
2 15 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) Web Services
4 2 (6.67%) Ajax
4 2 (6.67%) CSS
4 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) HTML5
4 2 (6.67%) JSP
4 2 (6.67%) LAMP
4 2 (6.67%) LESS
4 2 (6.67%) Sass
4 2 (6.67%) XHTML
4 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Virtual Team
2 16 (53.33%) Social Media
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
1 4 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) SOA
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (56.67%) Digital Marketing
3 17 (56.67%) Open Source
4 16 (53.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 16 (53.33%) Zachman Framework
5 15 (50.00%) Analytics
5 15 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 15 (50.00%) Data Analytics
5 15 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
5 15 (50.00%) TOGAF
6 6 (20.00%) User Stories
7 5 (16.67%) B2C
8 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
8 4 (13.33%) ETL
8 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (13.33%) RUP
8 4 (13.33%) Scrum
8 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 3 (10.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) C++
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) Scala
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Adobe
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) WSO2
4 1 (3.33%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft