Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 9 December 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 71 53
Rank change year-on-year -12 -18 +29
Contract jobs citing OO 56 79 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.10% 2.48% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 2.95% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 44 81
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +20.57%
10th Percentile £316 £315 £320
90th Percentile £538 £530 £550
England median daily rate £500 £488 £425
% change year-on-year +2.56% +14.71% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £47.50
England median hourly rate £41.75 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -7.22% +9.76% -3.53%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,196 2,677 2,683
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.28% 84.05% 82.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,436 1,698 1,690
East Midlands median daily rate £401 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.46% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £247 £230
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 98 75
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £15.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +8.57% -12.65%
10th Percentile £9.52 £9.79 £8.76
90th Percentile £32.50 £47.50 £41.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £24.69 £22.67
% change year-on-year -10.88% +8.90% +3.03%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for OO in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Nottinghamshire +2 24 £450 +5.88% 21
Northamptonshire -25 18 £444 +7.58% 7
Derbyshire - 9 £500 - 4
Leicestershire +7 4 £363 -6.45% 18
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England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for OO.

1 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (51.79%) Java
3 21 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 18 (32.14%) Degree
5 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
6 15 (26.79%) HTML
6 15 (26.79%) TDD
7 14 (25.00%) C#
7 14 (25.00%) CSS
7 14 (25.00%) Selenium
7 14 (25.00%) Docker
8 13 (23.21%) RESTful
8 13 (23.21%) Git (software)
8 13 (23.21%) SQL
8 13 (23.21%) Finance
9 11 (19.64%) Oracle
9 11 (19.64%) PHP
9 11 (19.64%) Python
9 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
9 11 (19.64%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (17.86%) Scrum
10 10 (17.86%) Spring
10 10 (17.86%) Maven
11 9 (16.07%) Hibernate
11 9 (16.07%) Web Services
11 9 (16.07%) UML
11 9 (16.07%) Microservices
11 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
11 9 (16.07%) HTML5

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.93%) NetWeaver
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (7.14%) JBoss
4 3 (5.36%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.57%) CMS
5 2 (3.57%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.79%) Apache
6 1 (1.79%) SAS
6 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) HFM
1 4 (7.14%) Maximo
2 2 (3.57%) BASE24
3 1 (1.79%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Boomi
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) ATM
2 1 (1.79%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.79%) DNS
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.57%) MySQL
2 2 (3.57%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) GIS
3 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.79%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Selenium
2 13 (23.21%) Git (software)
3 10 (17.86%) Maven
4 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
5 8 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (8.93%) Eclipse
7 4 (7.14%) Grunt
7 4 (7.14%) gulp
8 3 (5.36%) webpack
9 2 (3.57%) Jasmine
9 2 (3.57%) PHPUnit
9 2 (3.57%) SonarQube
9 2 (3.57%) Subversion
9 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.79%) JUnit
10 1 (1.79%) LoadUI
10 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Back Office
2 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 4 (7.14%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Games
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (75.00%) Developer
2 14 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Agile Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Agile Tester
3 11 (19.64%) Automation Tester
3 11 (19.64%) Developer in Test
3 11 (19.64%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 11 (19.64%) Selenium Tester
3 11 (19.64%) Test Automation Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Tester
4 9 (16.07%) PHP Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Architect
6 7 (12.50%) Software Tester
7 5 (8.93%) Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Integration Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Java Automation Tester
8 4 (7.14%) Java Developer in Test
8 4 (7.14%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) HTML
2 14 (25.00%) CSS
3 13 (23.21%) RESTful
4 10 (17.86%) Spring
5 9 (16.07%) Hibernate
5 9 (16.07%) HTML5
5 9 (16.07%) Web Services
6 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 7 (12.50%) React
7 6 (10.71%) CSS3
7 6 (10.71%) Spring Boot
8 5 (8.93%) EJB
8 5 (8.93%) IDoc
8 5 (8.93%) JSP
8 5 (8.93%) Kafka
8 5 (8.93%) Middleware
8 5 (8.93%) Node.js
8 5 (8.93%) SAP PI
8 5 (8.93%) Symfony
8 5 (8.93%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (3.57%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.57%) Tandem
4 2 (3.57%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.79%) GPGPU
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Unix
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 6 (10.71%) Solaris
4 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.79%) SUSE
5 1 (1.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 15 (26.79%) TDD
4 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
5 10 (17.86%) Scrum
6 9 (16.07%) Microservices
6 9 (16.07%) UML
7 8 (14.29%) OOP
7 8 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.50%) MVC
8 7 (12.50%) OOD
8 7 (12.50%) SDET
9 6 (10.71%) DevOps
9 6 (10.71%) Functional Programming
9 6 (10.71%) Load Testing
10 5 (8.93%) SOA
10 5 (8.93%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (8.93%) TOGAF
10 5 (8.93%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 29 (51.79%) Java
2 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.00%) C#
4 13 (23.21%) SQL
5 11 (19.64%) PHP
5 11 (19.64%) Python
6 7 (12.50%) Java 8
7 5 (8.93%) ABAP
7 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL
8 4 (7.14%) C++
9 3 (5.36%) TypeScript
10 2 (3.57%) ES6
11 1 (1.79%) C
11 1 (1.79%) GLSL
11 1 (1.79%) Perl
11 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Degree
2 11 (19.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) WCAG
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) Docker
2 5 (8.93%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.79%) Ansible
2 1 (1.79%) CFEngine
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (10.71%) SAP
3 5 (8.93%) Dell
3 5 (8.93%) IBM
3 5 (8.93%) Sun
3 5 (8.93%) VMware
3 5 (8.93%) Zend
4 4 (7.14%) Hyperion
5 3 (5.36%) HP
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.36%) Perforce
6 2 (3.57%) Pega
7 1 (1.79%) F5
7 1 (1.79%) Xamarin