Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented (OO)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 43 50
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7 +11
Contract jobs citing OO 27 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.63% 3.19% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% 3.51% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 1
Bedfordshire median daily rate £475 £350 £51
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +589.25% -84.61%
East of England median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +18.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £50.68
East of England median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £50.78
% change year-on-year -4.46% -22.71% +26.95%

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 525 570 531
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 90.05% 91.05% 85.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 403 363
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +1.69%
10th Percentile £249 £281 £293
90th Percentile £583 £575 £610
East of England median daily rate £430 £422 £413
% change year-on-year +1.90% +2.30% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 24
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.96 £16.25 £46.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.80% -64.89% +42.42%
10th Percentile £10.16 £14.00 £16.05
90th Percentile £33.75 £33.90 £50.78
East of England median hourly rate £17.32 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -45.02% +26.00% +6.38%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Bedfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OO in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Bedfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Bedfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Bedfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +6 22 £475 +46.15% 7
OO
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 24 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (77.78%) C++
3 19 (70.37%) Java
3 19 (70.37%) Python
3 19 (70.37%) Hadoop
3 19 (70.37%) Big Data
3 19 (70.37%) Apache Spark
4 18 (66.67%) NoSQL
4 18 (66.67%) Scala
5 15 (55.56%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (55.56%) Amazon EMR
5 15 (55.56%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (55.56%) Amazon Redshift
5 15 (55.56%) Amazon Kinesis
5 15 (55.56%) Amazon Athena
5 15 (55.56%) Data Science
6 14 (51.85%) Oracle
7 13 (48.15%) SQL
7 13 (48.15%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (48.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (48.15%) Analytics
7 13 (48.15%) Predictive Modelling
7 13 (48.15%) MLlib
7 13 (48.15%) Linear Programming
8 8 (29.63%) Performance Metrics
8 8 (29.63%) Actionable Insight
8 8 (29.63%) Apache Airflow
8 8 (29.63%) Luigi
8 8 (29.63%) Customer Acquisition
8 8 (29.63%) Oracle Workflow

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (70.37%) Apache Spark
2 8 (29.63%) Apache Airflow
2 8 (29.63%) Luigi
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (55.56%) Amazon EC2
2 15 (55.56%) Amazon EMR
2 15 (55.56%) Amazon Kinesis
3 5 (18.52%) Google Analytics
3 5 (18.52%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (70.37%) Big Data
1 19 (70.37%) Hadoop
2 18 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 15 (55.56%) Amazon Athena
3 15 (55.56%) Amazon RDS
3 15 (55.56%) Amazon Redshift
4 13 (48.15%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (48.15%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
6 3 (11.11%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (18.52%) Advertising
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) AWS Engineer
1 19 (70.37%) Data Engineer
2 18 (66.67%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Digital Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce Architect
4 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Hadoop Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Data Science Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Ada Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Big Data Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Real Time Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) MLlib
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Core
3 5 (18.52%) Kafka
3 5 (18.52%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Data Science
2 13 (48.15%) Analytics
2 13 (48.15%) Linear Programming
2 13 (48.15%) Predictive Modelling
3 8 (29.63%) Actionable Insight
3 8 (29.63%) Customer Acquisition
3 8 (29.63%) Performance Metrics
3 8 (29.63%) Workflow
3 8 (29.63%) Workflow Management
4 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
5 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (18.52%) BDD
5 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (18.52%) Data Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) Microservices
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) C++
2 19 (70.37%) Java
2 19 (70.37%) Python
3 18 (66.67%) Scala
4 13 (48.15%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) Ada
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Capita
3 1 (3.70%) SAP