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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 46 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Contract jobs citing OO 59 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.21% 1.24% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 1.50% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 5 2
Median daily rate £375 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £184 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £395 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.28% +9.37%
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
960 599 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.81% 82.85% 81.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 396 351
Median daily rate £400 £410 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 13
Median hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £16.43 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.78 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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

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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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 56 £350 - 7
Tyneside - 4 £508 -
Gateshead - 2 - -
OO
North East

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for OO.

1 57 (68.67%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (50.60%) HP
3 41 (49.40%) Linux
4 36 (43.37%) Puppet
5 34 (40.96%) DevOps
6 33 (39.76%) Unix
6 33 (39.76%) SQL
7 32 (38.55%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
9 28 (33.73%) AIX
9 28 (33.73%) IBM
9 28 (33.73%) Red Hat
9 28 (33.73%) Opscode Chef
9 28 (33.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (32.53%) Security Cleared
10 27 (32.53%) Java
11 25 (30.12%) Oracle
11 25 (30.12%) Software Packaging
12 21 (25.30%) Git (software)
13 20 (24.10%) PowerShell
13 20 (24.10%) Windows
13 20 (24.10%) Siebel
14 19 (22.89%) JBoss
14 19 (22.89%) Informatica
14 19 (22.89%) WebSphere Application Server
14 19 (22.89%) WebLogic
14 19 (22.89%) WebSphere MQ
14 19 (22.89%) WebSphere
14 19 (22.89%) Axway
14 19 (22.89%) 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 19 (22.89%) JBoss
1 19 (22.89%) WebLogic
1 19 (22.89%) WebSphere
1 19 (22.89%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (9.64%) Confluence
2 8 (9.64%) FileNet
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (7.23%) CMS
4 4 (4.82%) Drupal
5 3 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.41%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.20%) IIS
7 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (22.89%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) OpenShift
2 4 (4.82%) SaaS
3 2 (2.41%) GitHub
4 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.87%) SSL
2 13 (15.66%) LDAP
3 8 (9.64%) Firewall
3 8 (9.64%) HTTP
3 8 (9.64%) HTTPS
3 8 (9.64%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (9.64%) iSCSI
3 8 (9.64%) NAS
3 8 (9.64%) SAN
4 7 (8.43%) Network Security
5 2 (2.41%) Intranet
6 1 (1.20%) DNS
6 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (25.30%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.46%) JIRA
3 5 (6.02%) Subversion
4 4 (4.82%) Jasmine
5 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.41%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.20%) Bower
7 1 (1.20%) Grunt
7 1 (1.20%) MSTest
7 1 (1.20%) NuGet
7 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (15.66%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.20%) Electronics
3 1 (1.20%) Law
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (32.53%) Developer
2 25 (30.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (13.25%) Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) Automation Engineer
3 11 (13.25%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Sitecore Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) C# Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (4.82%) Junior
7 4 (4.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (4.82%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.12%) Software Packaging
2 19 (22.89%) WebSphere MQ
3 16 (19.28%) Middleware
4 13 (15.66%) HTML
5 10 (12.05%) jQuery
5 10 (12.05%) Web Services
6 9 (10.84%) CSS
7 8 (9.64%) .NET
7 8 (9.64%) HTML5
8 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET
8 7 (8.43%) XML
9 6 (7.23%) AngularJS
9 6 (7.23%) CSS3
9 6 (7.23%) Node.js
10 5 (6.02%) J2EE
10 5 (6.02%) WCF
11 4 (4.82%) Backbone.js
11 4 (4.82%) JSON
11 4 (4.82%) Sass
11 4 (4.82%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 32 (38.55%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.64%) DataPower
3 7 (8.43%) Private Cloud
3 7 (8.43%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 41 (49.40%) Linux
2 33 (39.76%) Unix
3 28 (33.73%) AIX
3 28 (33.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (24.10%) Windows
5 8 (9.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (68.67%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.96%) DevOps
3 18 (21.69%) Change Control
3 18 (21.69%) Configuration Management
4 15 (18.07%) Open Source
5 14 (16.87%) ITSM
5 14 (16.87%) Workflow
6 13 (15.66%) ITIL
6 13 (15.66%) TDD
7 12 (14.46%) MVC
7 12 (14.46%) Scrum
8 11 (13.25%) Business Analysis
8 11 (13.25%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (13.25%) UML
8 11 (13.25%) Use Case
9 10 (12.05%) Project Management
10 9 (10.84%) Service Design
11 8 (9.64%) Software Distribution
11 8 (9.64%) Virtual Environments
12 7 (8.43%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.76%) SQL
2 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
3 27 (32.53%) Java
4 20 (24.10%) PowerShell
5 14 (16.87%) Perl
6 10 (12.05%) C#
7 9 (10.84%) Jython
7 9 (10.84%) Python
8 5 (6.02%) VB
8 5 (6.02%) VB6
9 4 (4.82%) PHP
10 3 (3.61%) C++
10 3 (3.61%) Ruby
10 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.41%) Clojure
11 2 (2.41%) Groovy
11 2 (2.41%) Scala
12 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (32.53%) Security Cleared
2 19 (22.89%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.84%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.61%) Degree
6 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.20%) OCA
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.66%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.02%) Docker
3 2 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 36 (43.37%) Puppet
2 28 (33.73%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (16.87%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 9 (10.84%) SCOrch
5 8 (9.64%) BladeLogic
6 3 (3.61%) SCCM
7 2 (2.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (2.41%) WSUS
8 1 (1.20%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 42 (50.60%) HP
2 28 (33.73%) IBM
2 28 (33.73%) Red Hat
3 25 (30.12%) Oracle
4 20 (24.10%) Siebel
5 19 (22.89%) Axway
5 19 (22.89%) Informatica
6 13 (15.66%) Sun
7 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
8 11 (13.25%) CA
9 9 (10.84%) BMC
10 8 (9.64%) Atlassian
10 8 (9.64%) Dell
11 7 (8.43%) Sitecore
12 3 (3.61%) CA Agile Central
13 2 (2.41%) Symantec
14 1 (1.20%) Google
14 1 (1.20%) SAP
14 1 (1.20%) Spiceworks
14 1 (1.20%) VMware