The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 26 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing OO 23 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.48% 1.24% 3.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 1.50% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 9
Median daily rate £506 £375 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £274 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £538 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.38 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +13.34%
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East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
359 333 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 85.48% 82.63% 78.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 238 181
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £18.52 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.48% +15.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Northampton +10 18 £450 +26.31% 3
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East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (76.67%) Java
4 15 (50.00%) TDD
5 14 (46.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
6 13 (43.33%) DevOps
7 12 (40.00%) Microservices
7 12 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (40.00%) Refactoring
7 12 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 12 (40.00%) Banking
7 12 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
7 12 (40.00%) TOGAF
7 12 (40.00%) Spring
7 12 (40.00%) JUnit
7 12 (40.00%) OOD
8 11 (36.67%) Data Modelling
8 11 (36.67%) Hibernate
8 11 (36.67%) Gradle
8 11 (36.67%) Backbone.js
8 11 (36.67%) JPA
9 10 (33.33%) jQuery
9 10 (33.33%) JSON
9 10 (33.33%) Ajax
9 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 10 (33.33%) JProfiler
9 10 (33.33%) Finance
9 10 (33.33%) Maven
9 10 (33.33%) Web Services

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Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DMZ
1 2 (6.67%) Extranet
1 2 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) JUnit
2 11 (36.67%) Gradle
3 10 (33.33%) JProfiler
3 10 (33.33%) Maven
4 9 (30.00%) Eclipse
5 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 8 (26.67%) SonarQube
6 7 (23.33%) IntelliJ
6 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (6.67%) Bitbucket
8 2 (6.67%) Grunt
8 2 (6.67%) gulp
9 1 (3.33%) Ant
9 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
9 1 (3.33%) LSMW
9 1 (3.33%) Mockito
9 1 (3.33%) Selenium
9 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 12 (40.00%) Banking
2 10 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Architect
2 12 (40.00%) Digital Architect
3 10 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) SAP Retail Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 12 (40.00%) Spring
2 11 (36.67%) Backbone.js
2 11 (36.67%) Hibernate
2 11 (36.67%) JPA
3 10 (33.33%) Ajax
3 10 (33.33%) jQuery
3 10 (33.33%) JSON
3 10 (33.33%) Web Services
4 9 (30.00%) Java EE
4 9 (30.00%) REST
5 8 (26.67%) Spring Boot
6 6 (20.00%) CSS
6 6 (20.00%) HTML
6 6 (20.00%) SOAP
6 6 (20.00%) Velocity
7 5 (16.67%) HTML5
7 5 (16.67%) XML
7 5 (16.67%) XSLT
8 4 (13.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) TDD
3 14 (46.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 13 (43.33%) DevOps
4 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
5 12 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (40.00%) Microservices
5 12 (40.00%) OOD
5 12 (40.00%) Refactoring
5 12 (40.00%) TOGAF
5 12 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
6 11 (36.67%) Data Modelling
7 9 (30.00%) BDD
7 9 (30.00%) RAD
8 8 (26.67%) Scrum
9 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (23.33%) SDLC
10 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
10 6 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 6 (20.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 23 (76.67%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) VBScript
5 1 (3.33%) ABAP
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.33%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
1 7 (23.33%) Perforce
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Twitter
3 1 (3.33%) SAP