The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northamptonshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 34 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing OO 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.39% 1.87% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.58% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£480 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -3.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
276 194 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 76.67% 72.39% 70.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 116 187
Average daily rate £425 £432 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.62% +1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £321 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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East Midlands

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Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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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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
Northampton -2 4 £480 +92.00% 6
Towcester - - - -
Kettering - - - - 1
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East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (87.50%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) REST
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
4 4 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 4 (50.00%) JSON
4 4 (50.00%) Sass
4 4 (50.00%) LESS
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
5 3 (37.50%) Adobe
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Banking
7 1 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (12.50%) CMS
7 1 (12.50%) Perforce
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) COBOL
7 1 (12.50%) Perl
7 1 (12.50%) PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) UI Developer
2 3 (37.50%) UI Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) REST
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
4 4 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 4 (50.00%) Sass
4 4 (50.00%) LESS
4 4 (50.00%) JSON
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) COBOL
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) LINC
3 1 (12.50%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Unisys
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Perforce
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