The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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 19 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing OO 14 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.22% 3.42% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.45% 4.49% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Median daily rate £420 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.38 £35.63
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +13.34%
OO
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
188 178 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 83.56% 76.07% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 131 108
Median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £298 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £503 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.81% -63.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

OO
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Suffolk 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
Ipswich +8 14 £420 +20.00% 1
OO
East of England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region with a requirement for OO.

1 23 (85.19%) Java
2 19 (70.37%) Open Source
3 15 (55.56%) OOA/OOD
4 12 (44.44%) Scrum
4 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (44.44%) SOAP
4 12 (44.44%) Web Services
4 12 (44.44%) REST
4 12 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 12 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
5 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
5 11 (40.74%) Finance
6 8 (29.63%) Big Data
6 8 (29.63%) Cloudera
6 8 (29.63%) Kafka
6 8 (29.63%) Apache Spark
7 7 (25.93%) HBase
7 7 (25.93%) JSON
7 7 (25.93%) Linux
7 7 (25.93%) ETL
7 7 (25.93%) Apache
7 7 (25.93%) SQL
8 4 (14.81%) Test Planning
8 4 (14.81%) Defect Management
8 4 (14.81%) Python
8 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
8 4 (14.81%) TDD
8 4 (14.81%) Selenium
8 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Test Automation

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 8 (29.63%) Apache Spark
2 7 (25.93%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) Documentum
3 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.70%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Big Data
2 7 (25.93%) HBase
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
1 4 (14.81%) Selenium
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Big Data Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Test Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Architect
7 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Big Data Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Data Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) AngularJS
1 12 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
1 12 (44.44%) REST
1 12 (44.44%) SOAP
1 12 (44.44%) Web Services
2 8 (29.63%) Kafka
3 7 (25.93%) JSON
4 3 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (3.70%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Open Source
2 15 (55.56%) OOA/OOD
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) Scrum
4 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
5 7 (25.93%) ETL
6 4 (14.81%) Defect Management
6 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
6 4 (14.81%) TDD
6 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
6 4 (14.81%) Test Planning
7 3 (11.11%) UML
8 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
8 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Project Management
9 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Python
3 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Apache Flume
2 2 (7.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Cloudera
2 2 (7.41%) Blue Prism
2 2 (7.41%) Kofax