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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 32 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing OO 13 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.41% 0.73% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.14% 0.92% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 8
Median daily rate £463 £513 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% +11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £463 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £563 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.19 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +12.81%
OO
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
314 327 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 82.41% 79.37% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 229 185
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Median hourly rate £15.13 £18.52 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% +23.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.46 £14.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.50 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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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 31 August 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

OO
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 31 August 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 +12 12 £494 +9.72% 3
OO
East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) TDD
5 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
6 8 (38.10%) Backbone.js
6 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
6 8 (38.10%) Gradle
6 8 (38.10%) Spring
6 8 (38.10%) JUnit
6 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
7 7 (33.33%) Banking
7 7 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 7 (33.33%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) Maven
7 7 (33.33%) Ajax
7 7 (33.33%) JSON
7 7 (33.33%) BDD
7 7 (33.33%) JPA
7 7 (33.33%) jQuery
7 7 (33.33%) JProfiler
7 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 7 (33.33%) DevOps
7 7 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 6 (28.57%) Microservices
8 6 (28.57%) SDLC
8 6 (28.57%) Refactoring
8 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
8 6 (28.57%) TOGAF

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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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DMZ
1 2 (9.52%) Extranet
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Gradle
1 8 (38.10%) JUnit
2 7 (33.33%) JProfiler
2 7 (33.33%) Maven
3 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
4 5 (23.81%) SonarQube
5 4 (19.05%) IntelliJ
5 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
6 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
8 1 (4.76%) Ant
8 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
8 1 (4.76%) LSMW
8 1 (4.76%) Mockito
8 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 7 (33.33%) Banking
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Digital Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Retail Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Web Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
1 8 (38.10%) Backbone.js
1 8 (38.10%) Spring
2 7 (33.33%) Ajax
2 7 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 7 (33.33%) JPA
2 7 (33.33%) jQuery
2 7 (33.33%) JSON
3 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 5 (23.81%) .NET
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 5 (23.81%) Java EE
4 5 (23.81%) REST
4 5 (23.81%) Spring Boot
4 5 (23.81%) XML
4 5 (23.81%) XSLT
5 4 (19.05%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) J2EE
6 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) TDD
3 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
5 7 (33.33%) BDD
5 7 (33.33%) DevOps
5 7 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (28.57%) Microservices
6 6 (28.57%) OOD
6 6 (28.57%) RAD
6 6 (28.57%) Refactoring
6 6 (28.57%) SDLC
6 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
6 6 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (23.81%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
9 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
9 3 (14.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 13 (61.90%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 3 (14.29%) VBScript
6 2 (9.52%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) MATLAB
6 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.76%) ABAP
7 1 (4.76%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) HND
2 1 (4.76%) MCSD
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
1 4 (19.05%) Perforce
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Twitter
3 1 (4.76%) SAP