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 3 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 50 45 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -24
Contract jobs citing OO 23 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.76% 1.18% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 1.47% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 5
Average daily rate
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£453 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.83% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £186 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £300 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.81 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.75% -4.50%
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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
689 340 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 82.61% 80.19% 71.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 231 74
Average daily rate £440 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 8
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +19.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £17.50 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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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

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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

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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 3 September 2015.

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

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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 3 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 23 £453 +50.83% 11
OO
North East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) Waterfall
3 14 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
3 14 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
3 14 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 13 (46.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (46.43%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) UML
5 6 (21.43%) Banking
6 5 (17.86%) Finance
6 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.29%) OOP
7 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.29%) CSS
7 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (14.29%) APMP
7 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (10.71%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
8 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.71%) User Experience
8 3 (10.71%) Requirements Management
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (10.71%) Ajax
8 3 (10.71%) Business Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Xcode
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (21.43%) Banking
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Analyst
1 17 (60.71%) Business Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) DBA
3 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
4 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (3.57%) iPhone Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.57%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) Ajax
2 3 (10.71%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) Laravel
3 2 (7.14%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) Java EE
4 1 (3.57%) JSON
4 1 (3.57%) LINQ
4 1 (3.57%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.57%) iOS SDK
4 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
1 3 (10.71%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) Waterfall
3 14 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
3 14 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 13 (46.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (46.43%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) UML
6 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.29%) OOP
7 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
8 3 (10.71%) Validation
8 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) Business Development
8 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.71%) Change Management
8 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
8 3 (10.71%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Requirements Management
9 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 4 (14.29%) APMP
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) HP