Period
to 4 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 4 March 2021 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 Programming (OOP)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 35 65 74
Rank change year-on-year +30 +9 +3
Contract jobs citing OOP 5 11 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.28% 1.22% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.43% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 1
Median daily rate £500 £500 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.28% +32.31%
10th Percentile £482 £475 £415
90th Percentile £535 £538 £445
East of England median daily rate £500 £500 £409
% change year-on-year - +22.32% +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £40.00

OOP 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 312 771 852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 80.00% 85.19% 85.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 462 470
Median daily rate £425 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £223 £263 £259
90th Percentile £618 £600 £625
East of England median daily rate £429 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +1.03% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 104 73
Median hourly rate £15.13 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.94% +2.86% -55.13%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £10.83
90th Percentile £43.75 £49.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate £23.21 £19.25 £17.75
% change year-on-year +20.57% +8.45% -35.45%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Cambridgeshire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OOP in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for OOP in Cambridgeshire

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing OOP in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for OOP in Cambridgeshire

OOP
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 OOP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 4 March 2021. 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
Cambridge +26 5 £500 - 6
OOP
East of England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2021, IT contractor jobs citing OOP 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Software Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Machine Learning
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Data Science
1 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Gathering
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Data Engineering

OOP
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:

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Android Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Android Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Data Science
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Machine Learning
1 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (80.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Gathering
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Data Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker