The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 58 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing OO 34 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.48% 1.01% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 1.34% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 2 6
Average daily rate £315 £394 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +96.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
OO
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
863 448 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 88.33% 75.42% 80.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 286 291
Average daily rate £325 £366 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% +22.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.71 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.58% -19.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

OO
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

OO Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

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Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

OO
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 27 £320 -18.73% 7
Sunderland - 6 £288 -
OO
North East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (57.50%) Oracle
3 21 (52.50%) Linux
4 20 (50.00%) Unix
4 20 (50.00%) Java
4 20 (50.00%) Puppet
4 20 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (42.50%) WebLogic
5 17 (42.50%) JBoss
6 16 (40.00%) Siebel
6 16 (40.00%) IBM
6 16 (40.00%) Informatica
6 16 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 16 (40.00%) AIX
6 16 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 16 (40.00%) WebSphere
6 16 (40.00%) Axway
6 16 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (37.50%) HP
8 14 (35.00%) Software Packaging
9 13 (32.50%) WebSphere MQ
9 13 (32.50%) SQL
9 13 (32.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 13 (32.50%) DevOps
10 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
11 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
11 11 (27.50%) Change Control
12 9 (22.50%) JIRA
12 9 (22.50%) .NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 17 (42.50%) JBoss
1 17 (42.50%) WebLogic
2 16 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (15.00%) Confluence
5 4 (10.00%) FileNet
6 3 (7.50%) Apache
7 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (32.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) IaaS
1 3 (7.50%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (17.50%) LDAP
1 7 (17.50%) Network Security
1 7 (17.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) JIRA
2 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.50%) JUnit
4 3 (7.50%) Mockito
4 3 (7.50%) Selenium
5 2 (5.00%) Maven
6 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.50%) Subversion
6 1 (2.50%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) .NET Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Analyst
8 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
8 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) Software Packaging
2 13 (32.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (22.50%) .NET
4 7 (17.50%) XML
5 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.00%) CSS
6 4 (10.00%) HTML
7 3 (7.50%) HTML5
7 3 (7.50%) Spring
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.00%) JSON
8 2 (5.00%) JSP
8 2 (5.00%) REST
8 2 (5.00%) Web Services
9 1 (2.50%) EJB
9 1 (2.50%) Java EE
9 1 (2.50%) JSF
9 1 (2.50%) SOAP
9 1 (2.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.50%) DataPower
3 4 (10.00%) Private Cloud
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 20 (50.00%) Unix
3 16 (40.00%) AIX
3 16 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (17.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) DevOps
3 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (27.50%) Change Control
5 7 (17.50%) Project Management
5 7 (17.50%) Workflow
6 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (15.00%) OOP
6 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.00%) UML
7 5 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (12.50%) Use Case
7 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (10.00%) Open Source
8 4 (10.00%) User Stories
9 3 (7.50%) Service Design
9 3 (7.50%) TDD
10 2 (5.00%) BDD
11 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) Perl
4 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.00%) Python
6 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.00%) C#
7 2 (5.00%) Scala
8 1 (2.50%) C
8 1 (2.50%) Clojure
8 1 (2.50%) Groovy
8 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) APMP
4 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Oracle
2 16 (40.00%) Axway
2 16 (40.00%) IBM
2 16 (40.00%) Informatica
2 16 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (40.00%) Siebel
3 15 (37.50%) HP
4 7 (17.50%) Sun
5 3 (7.50%) SaltStack
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