The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 63 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing OO 36 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.13% 1.04% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 1.37% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 3 8
Median daily rate £320 £363 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +52.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £303 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £413 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
OO
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
985 582 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.65% 75.68% 77.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 346 332
Median daily rate £325 £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 33 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

OO
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in the North East

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

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

OO Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

OO
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Tyne and Wear -6 34 £315 -20.00% 10
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 North East region with a requirement for OO.

1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (54.55%) Oracle
3 22 (50.00%) Linux
3 22 (50.00%) Java
4 21 (47.73%) Unix
4 21 (47.73%) Puppet
4 21 (47.73%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (38.64%) JBoss
5 17 (38.64%) WebLogic
6 16 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 16 (36.36%) AIX
6 16 (36.36%) Siebel
6 16 (36.36%) IBM
6 16 (36.36%) Informatica
6 16 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 16 (36.36%) WebSphere
6 16 (36.36%) Axway
6 16 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (34.09%) HP
8 14 (31.82%) SQL
8 14 (31.82%) Software Packaging
9 13 (29.55%) WebSphere MQ
9 13 (29.55%) DevOps
9 13 (29.55%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
11 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 11 (25.00%) Change Control
12 10 (22.73%) JIRA
13 9 (20.45%) .NET

OO
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 17 (38.64%) JBoss
1 17 (38.64%) WebLogic
2 16 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 16 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (13.64%) Confluence
5 4 (9.09%) Apache
5 4 (9.09%) FileNet
6 1 (2.27%) CMS
6 1 (2.27%) IIS
6 1 (2.27%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (29.55%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) IaaS
2 3 (6.82%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (15.91%) LDAP
1 7 (15.91%) Network Security
1 7 (15.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) JIRA
2 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 3 (6.82%) JUnit
5 3 (6.82%) Mockito
5 3 (6.82%) Selenium
6 2 (4.55%) Maven
7 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.27%) Subversion
7 1 (2.27%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Legal
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) .NET Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Business Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Solutions Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Architect
10 2 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) Software Packaging
2 13 (29.55%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (20.45%) .NET
4 7 (15.91%) XML
5 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 5 (11.36%) CSS
6 5 (11.36%) HTML
7 4 (9.09%) HTML5
8 3 (6.82%) JSON
8 3 (6.82%) Spring
9 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
9 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.55%) J2EE
9 2 (4.55%) jQuery
9 2 (4.55%) JSP
9 2 (4.55%) REST
9 2 (4.55%) Web Services
10 1 (2.27%) CSS3
10 1 (2.27%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) DataPower
3 4 (9.09%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.55%) User Experience
6 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Linux
2 21 (47.73%) Unix
3 16 (36.36%) AIX
3 16 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) DevOps
3 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 11 (25.00%) Change Control
5 9 (20.45%) Project Management
6 8 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 7 (15.91%) UML
7 7 (15.91%) Workflow
8 6 (13.64%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (13.64%) OOP
8 6 (13.64%) Open Source
8 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.64%) Use Case
8 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.36%) User Stories
10 4 (9.09%) Service Design
11 3 (6.82%) TDD
12 2 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) Java
2 14 (31.82%) SQL
3 7 (15.91%) Perl
4 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
4 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
5 5 (11.36%) Python
6 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.55%) C#
7 2 (4.55%) Scala
8 1 (2.27%) ABAP
8 1 (2.27%) C
8 1 (2.27%) Clojure
8 1 (2.27%) Groovy
8 1 (2.27%) SAPscript
8 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) APMP
4 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (47.73%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (47.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Oracle
2 16 (36.36%) Axway
2 16 (36.36%) IBM
2 16 (36.36%) Informatica
2 16 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 16 (36.36%) Siebel
3 15 (34.09%) HP
4 7 (15.91%) Sun
5 4 (9.09%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.27%) Adobe
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
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