The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 38 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing OO 11 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.22% 0.93% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 1.17% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Average daily rate
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£420 £275 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.72% +103.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £275 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £275 £247
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
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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
396 257 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 80.00% 79.81% 67.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 167 86
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £11.90 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £16.17 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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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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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 30 March 2015. 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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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 10 £420 +52.72% 5
Towcester - - - - 1
Corby - - - - 1
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East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
1 18 (78.26%) CSS
2 17 (73.91%) Adobe
2 17 (73.91%) Photoshop
2 17 (73.91%) Ajax
2 17 (73.91%) JSON
2 17 (73.91%) REST
2 17 (73.91%) Backbone.js
2 17 (73.91%) LESS
3 14 (60.87%) Sass
3 14 (60.87%) Mobile App
3 14 (60.87%) Mobile Application Development
3 14 (60.87%) CSS3
3 14 (60.87%) Finance
4 9 (39.13%) Marionette.js
5 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
5 8 (34.78%) User Experience
5 8 (34.78%) Banking
6 7 (30.43%) Java
6 7 (30.43%) QA
7 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) CMS
8 5 (21.74%) Workflow
8 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
9 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
10 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (13.04%) Browserify
10 3 (13.04%) Requirements Engineering
10 3 (13.04%) Grunt

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Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 6 (26.09%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) WordPress
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Grunt
1 3 (13.04%) Bower
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) UI Developer
2 9 (39.13%) UI Programmer
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) CSS
2 17 (73.91%) Ajax
2 17 (73.91%) JSON
2 17 (73.91%) REST
2 17 (73.91%) Backbone.js
2 17 (73.91%) LESS
3 14 (60.87%) Sass
3 14 (60.87%) CSS3
4 9 (39.13%) Marionette.js
5 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
6 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (13.04%) Browserify
8 1 (4.35%) .NET
8 1 (4.35%) jQuery
8 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.35%) XML
8 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Mobile App
2 8 (34.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Mobile Application Development
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Workflow
3 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
4 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) SSADM
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) BPR
6 1 (4.35%) MVC
6 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.35%) OO PHP
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £370 - £420 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
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Rate: £380 - £420 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago