The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 21 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing OO 6 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.19% 0.56% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.23% 0.92% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Average daily rate £381 - £310
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £38.63 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.38% -3.43%
OO
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 Norfolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 109 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 75.53% 60.89% 63.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 66 62
Average daily rate £400 £398 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +24.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £240 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +21.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

OO
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Norwich - 6 £381 -
OO
East of England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing OO 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 OO.

1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) BDD
2 17 (68.00%) Jenkins
2 17 (68.00%) Java
3 15 (60.00%) JUnit
3 15 (60.00%) Spring
3 15 (60.00%) Maven
3 15 (60.00%) Cucumber
4 12 (48.00%) SOLID
5 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
5 11 (44.00%) RESTful
5 11 (44.00%) Apache Camel
5 11 (44.00%) Apache ServiceMix
6 10 (40.00%) User Stories
6 10 (40.00%) API Development
6 10 (40.00%) Scrum
7 9 (36.00%) API Design
8 8 (32.00%) HTML
9 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (24.00%) Ajax
11 5 (20.00%) UML
12 4 (16.00%) LDAP
12 4 (16.00%) SOA
12 4 (16.00%) HTTP
12 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
12 4 (16.00%) SSL
12 4 (16.00%) IBM
12 4 (16.00%) Tivoli
12 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
13 3 (12.00%) jQuery

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (44.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
1 4 (16.00%) LDAP
1 4 (16.00%) SSL
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Jenkins
2 15 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 15 (60.00%) JUnit
2 15 (60.00%) Maven
3 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.00%) CruiseControl
4 2 (8.00%) Subversion
4 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.00%) FxCop
5 1 (4.00%) gulp
5 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.00%) Mocha
5 1 (4.00%) ReSharper
5 1 (4.00%) StyleCop
5 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Designer
2 9 (36.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) UML Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) Spring
2 11 (44.00%) Apache Camel
2 11 (44.00%) RESTful
3 8 (32.00%) HTML
4 6 (24.00%) Ajax
5 3 (12.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.00%) CSS3
5 3 (12.00%) HTML5
5 3 (12.00%) jQuery
5 3 (12.00%) REST
6 2 (8.00%) .NET
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Gherkin
6 2 (8.00%) Web Services
6 2 (8.00%) XHTML
6 2 (8.00%) XML
7 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) BDD
3 12 (48.00%) SOLID
4 10 (40.00%) API Development
4 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 10 (40.00%) User Stories
5 9 (36.00%) API Design
6 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) UML
8 4 (16.00%) SOA
9 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (12.00%) SDLC
10 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (8.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 2 (8.00%) Cross-Platform Development
10 2 (8.00%) MVC
10 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (8.00%) Web Development
11 1 (4.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) C
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) C++
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) MCP
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (16.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Coverity
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle