The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 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 Design (OOD)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 58 60
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2  
Contract jobs citing OOD 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.74% 0.33% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.42% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £350 £350 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.10 £36.00
% change year-on-year -12.99% +19.72%  

OOD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 436 476 562
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 80.89% 77.65% 77.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 279 290
Median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 33 51
Median hourly rate £33.50 £33.93 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +35.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £11.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing OOD as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Cambridgeshire

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in Cambridgeshire

OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in Cambridgeshire

OOD
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Cambridge +5 4 £350 - 3
OOD
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOD 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for OOD.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) NUnit
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (20.00%) DevExpress
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Handlebars
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Mustache
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) SOLID
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (20.00%) Perforce