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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 68 56 40
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Contract jobs citing OO 17 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.39% 1.58% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 1.81% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 3
Median daily rate £508 £293 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.50% -31.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £279 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.09 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.67% +14.89%

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
643 607 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 90.56% 86.96% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 404 188
Median daily rate £390 £410 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 13
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -30.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.14 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing OO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

OO
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 17 £508 +70.58% 5
Tyneside - 4 £508 -
OO
North East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for OO.

1 53 (67.95%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (56.41%) HP
3 41 (52.56%) Linux
4 38 (48.72%) Puppet
5 36 (46.15%) DevOps
6 33 (42.31%) Unix
7 32 (41.03%) SQL
8 31 (39.74%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
9 30 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (38.46%) AIX
9 30 (38.46%) IBM
9 30 (38.46%) Red Hat
10 29 (37.18%) Security Cleared
11 27 (34.62%) Oracle
11 27 (34.62%) Software Packaging
12 22 (28.21%) JavaScript
12 22 (28.21%) PowerShell
13 21 (26.92%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
13 21 (26.92%) WebSphere Application Server
13 21 (26.92%) WebLogic
13 21 (26.92%) JBoss
13 21 (26.92%) Informatica
13 21 (26.92%) WebSphere MQ
13 21 (26.92%) Siebel
13 21 (26.92%) Axway
13 21 (26.92%) WebSphere
14 20 (25.64%) Configuration Management
14 20 (25.64%) Windows
14 20 (25.64%) SC Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 21 (26.92%) JBoss
1 21 (26.92%) WebLogic
1 21 (26.92%) WebSphere
1 21 (26.92%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (10.26%) Confluence
2 8 (10.26%) FileNet
2 8 (10.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (7.69%) CMS
4 4 (5.13%) Drupal
5 3 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (26.92%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) OpenShift
2 4 (5.13%) SaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.67%) LDAP
1 13 (16.67%) SSL
2 9 (11.54%) HTTP
3 8 (10.26%) Firewall
3 8 (10.26%) HTTPS
3 8 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (10.26%) iSCSI
3 8 (10.26%) NAS
3 8 (10.26%) SAN
4 7 (8.97%) Network Security
5 2 (2.56%) Intranet
6 1 (1.28%) Internet
6 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.38%) JIRA
3 3 (3.85%) Subversion
3 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.28%) Xcode
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Games
2 1 (1.28%) Law
2 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (32.05%) Developer
3 11 (14.10%) Automation Engineer
3 11 (14.10%) Sitecore Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.13%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Junior
7 4 (5.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Lead C# Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) PHP Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Unix Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.62%) Software Packaging
2 21 (26.92%) WebSphere MQ
3 16 (20.51%) Middleware
4 14 (17.95%) .NET
5 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET
6 7 (8.97%) HTML
7 6 (7.69%) Web Services
8 5 (6.41%) XML
9 4 (5.13%) jQuery
9 4 (5.13%) WCF
10 3 (3.85%) CSS
11 2 (2.56%) Laravel
12 1 (1.28%) Android SDK
12 1 (1.28%) Apache CXF
12 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (1.28%) Guice
12 1 (1.28%) HTML5
12 1 (1.28%) JPA
12 1 (1.28%) Node.js
12 1 (1.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (39.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.26%) DataPower
3 7 (8.97%) Private Cloud
3 7 (8.97%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (52.56%) Linux
2 33 (42.31%) Unix
3 30 (38.46%) AIX
3 30 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (25.64%) Windows
5 8 (10.26%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.56%) Android
7 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (67.95%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (46.15%) DevOps
3 20 (25.64%) Change Control
3 20 (25.64%) Configuration Management
4 14 (17.95%) ITSM
4 14 (17.95%) MVC
4 14 (17.95%) Workflow
5 13 (16.67%) ITIL
5 13 (16.67%) Scrum
6 12 (15.38%) TDD
7 8 (10.26%) BDD
7 8 (10.26%) Software Distribution
7 8 (10.26%) SOLID
7 8 (10.26%) Virtual Environments
8 6 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 6 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (7.69%) Open Source
8 6 (7.69%) Project Management
8 6 (7.69%) UML
8 6 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) SQL
2 22 (28.21%) JavaScript
2 22 (28.21%) PowerShell
3 19 (24.36%) Java
4 14 (17.95%) Perl
5 13 (16.67%) C#
6 9 (11.54%) Jython
6 9 (11.54%) Python
7 5 (6.41%) PHP
7 5 (6.41%) VB
7 5 (6.41%) VB6
8 3 (3.85%) C++
8 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (37.18%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.64%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.54%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.56%) Degree
6 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.28%) OCA
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 38 (48.72%) Puppet
2 30 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (17.95%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 9 (11.54%) SCOrch
5 8 (10.26%) BladeLogic
5 8 (10.26%) Forum Sentry
6 3 (3.85%) SCCM
7 2 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (56.41%) HP
2 30 (38.46%) IBM
2 30 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 27 (34.62%) Oracle
4 21 (26.92%) Axway
4 21 (26.92%) Informatica
4 21 (26.92%) Siebel
5 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
6 13 (16.67%) Sitecore
6 13 (16.67%) Sun
7 11 (14.10%) CA
8 9 (11.54%) BMC
9 8 (10.26%) Atlassian
9 8 (10.26%) Dell
10 3 (3.85%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (2.56%) Symantec
12 1 (1.28%) Google
12 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow