The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 34 39 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Contract jobs citing OO 22 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.73% 2.27% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 3.15% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 7
Median daily rate £500 £275 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £696 £550 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +14.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
450 413 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.27% 72.20% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 212 279
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 36 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

OO
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £628 -
Hemel Hempstead -1 2 £338 -25.00% 5
Watford -4 2 £363 - 4
Hertford - 2 - -
St Albans +6 1 £375 +38.88% 3
OO
East of England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (53.06%) Java
3 25 (51.02%) TDD
3 25 (51.02%) Git (software)
4 24 (48.98%) BDD
5 22 (44.90%) HTML
6 21 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 21 (42.86%) Ant
6 21 (42.86%) JIRA
7 20 (40.82%) E-Commerce
7 20 (40.82%) OOD
8 19 (38.78%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (36.73%) Jenkins
9 18 (36.73%) DevOps
9 18 (36.73%) Data Structures
9 18 (36.73%) Algorithms
9 18 (36.73%) CSS
10 17 (34.69%) MVC
10 17 (34.69%) Complexity Analysis
10 17 (34.69%) Puppet
10 17 (34.69%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (34.69%) Ansible
11 16 (32.65%) Gradle
11 16 (32.65%) Relational Database
11 16 (32.65%) ATDD
11 16 (32.65%) QA
11 16 (32.65%) Maven
12 15 (30.61%) C#
12 15 (30.61%) Go
12 15 (30.61%) Clojure

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (16.33%) Apache
2 7 (14.29%) IIS
3 4 (8.16%) CMS
4 3 (6.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Apache Solr
4 3 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (6.12%) MQSeries
4 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.04%) GitHub
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) HTTP
2 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.12%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.20%) MySQL
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.12%) DB2
4 3 (6.12%) Jackrabbit
4 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.04%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (51.02%) Git (software)
2 21 (42.86%) Ant
2 21 (42.86%) JIRA
3 18 (36.73%) Jenkins
4 16 (32.65%) Gradle
4 16 (32.65%) Maven
5 5 (10.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (10.20%) Eclipse
5 5 (10.20%) FxCop
5 5 (10.20%) ReSharper
5 5 (10.20%) StyleCop
6 4 (8.16%) Moq
7 3 (6.12%) JUnit
7 3 (6.12%) Log4j
7 3 (6.12%) Mockito
7 3 (6.12%) Subversion
7 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 1 (2.04%) NUnit
8 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.45%) Retail
2 2 (4.08%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (71.43%) Developer
2 17 (34.69%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Magento Developer
4 6 (12.24%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Java Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) PHP Developer
5 5 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (8.16%) PHP Magento Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.90%) HTML
2 18 (36.73%) CSS
3 13 (26.53%) XSL
4 12 (24.49%) Web Services
5 11 (22.45%) REST
5 11 (22.45%) XML
6 10 (20.41%) XHTML
7 9 (18.37%) SOAP
7 9 (18.37%) XSLT
8 8 (16.33%) .NET
8 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
9 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 7 (14.29%) Entity Framework
10 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (12.24%) LINQ
10 6 (12.24%) NHibernate
10 6 (12.24%) WCF
11 5 (10.20%) AutoMapper
11 5 (10.20%) Dapper ORM
11 5 (10.20%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Algorithms
1 18 (36.73%) Data Structures
2 4 (8.16%) Contactless
2 4 (8.16%) EMV
3 2 (4.08%) FMCG
3 2 (4.08%) iPad
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) HPUX
2 3 (6.12%) Solaris
2 3 (6.12%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (51.02%) TDD
3 24 (48.98%) BDD
4 20 (40.82%) E-Commerce
4 20 (40.82%) OOD
5 18 (36.73%) DevOps
6 17 (34.69%) Complexity Analysis
6 17 (34.69%) MVC
7 16 (32.65%) ATDD
8 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
9 11 (22.45%) OOP
10 9 (18.37%) OO PHP
11 7 (14.29%) Scrum
11 7 (14.29%) SOLID
12 5 (10.20%) Code Coverage
12 5 (10.20%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (10.20%) Open Source
12 5 (10.20%) Refactoring
13 4 (8.16%) SDLC
14 3 (6.12%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) Java
2 21 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 15 (30.61%) C#
3 15 (30.61%) Clojure
3 15 (30.61%) Go
3 15 (30.61%) Rust
4 11 (22.45%) PHP
5 9 (18.37%) F#
5 9 (18.37%) SQL
6 6 (12.24%) VBScript
7 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.12%) Perl
8 2 (4.08%) ABAP
9 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.04%) Python
9 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.65%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (34.69%) Ansible
1 17 (34.69%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (34.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Zend
2 5 (10.20%) Atlassian
3 3 (6.12%) ATG
3 3 (6.12%) Blue Martini
3 3 (6.12%) Elastic Path
3 3 (6.12%) IBM
3 3 (6.12%) Interwoven
4 2 (4.08%) hybris
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) CA
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago