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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 23 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Contract jobs citing OO 12 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.69% 3.94% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.12% 4.76% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Median daily rate £538 £550 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +83.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £550 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £357
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £38.63 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.38% -3.43%
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
196 168 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 76.56% 82.76% 74.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 107 171
Median daily rate £463 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

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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 25 May 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 +7 11 £575 +4.54% 1
OO
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 11 (84.62%) OOA/OOD
2 10 (76.92%) Finance
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 8 (61.54%) SOAP
4 8 (61.54%) Web Services
4 8 (61.54%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) Open Source
4 8 (61.54%) REST
4 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
5 7 (53.85%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) UML
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Documentum
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (15.38%) Kofax
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (15.38%) Blue Prism
7 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010

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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 2 (15.38%) Documentum
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
1 8 (61.54%) REST
1 8 (61.54%) SOAP
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) OOA/OOD
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Open Source
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.69%) OOD
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Blue Prism
1 2 (15.38%) Kofax
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft