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 3 months to 22 June 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 (OO)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 65 77
Rank change year-on-year +5 +12  
Contract jobs citing OO 43 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.80% 1.87% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 2.27% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 14
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £525 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.67 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +17.69% +1.25%  

OO 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1299 1277 1261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 84.63% 82.28% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 786 784
Median daily rate £413 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 33 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.37% -23.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.50 £10.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 22 June 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
Nottinghamshire +5 13 £350 +36.58% 23
Derbyshire -10 11 £403 +19.25% 3
Lincolnshire - 8 - - 6
Leicestershire -10 6 £400 +80.79% 4
Northamptonshire +2 5 £331 -36.90% 7
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England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for OO.

1 40 (42.11%) .NET
2 35 (36.84%) C#
3 34 (35.79%) Java
3 34 (35.79%) TDD
4 31 (32.63%) JavaScript
5 30 (31.58%) WPF
6 26 (27.37%) SQL Server
7 25 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 24 (25.26%) Git (software)
9 23 (24.21%) XML
10 22 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (21.05%) SOAP
11 20 (21.05%) CSS
11 20 (21.05%) jQuery
11 20 (21.05%) .NET Framework
12 19 (20.00%) Data Modelling
12 19 (20.00%) Spring
12 19 (20.00%) Hibernate
13 18 (18.95%) HTML
13 18 (18.95%) SC Cleared
13 18 (18.95%) Security Cleared
13 18 (18.95%) Dependency Injection
13 18 (18.95%) MVVM
13 18 (18.95%) User Experience
14 17 (17.89%) AngularJS
14 17 (17.89%) Windows
15 16 (16.84%) UML
15 16 (16.84%) JPA
15 16 (16.84%) WCF
16 15 (15.79%) Microsoft

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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 10 (10.53%) ArcGIS
1 10 (10.53%) NServiceBus
2 3 (3.16%) WordPress
3 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.05%) Apache
4 1 (1.05%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.05%) JBoss
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.05%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (1.05%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) SAP WM
2 5 (5.26%) Magento
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Slack
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) Link 16
2 7 (7.37%) Internet
3 6 (6.32%) HTTP
4 2 (2.11%) Skype
5 1 (1.05%) DNS
5 1 (1.05%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.37%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.63%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.47%) RDBMS
4 8 (8.42%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.11%) MySQL
6 1 (1.05%) Big Data
6 1 (1.05%) DB2
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (25.26%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.58%) JIRA
3 10 (10.53%) JUnit
4 9 (9.47%) Eclipse
5 8 (8.42%) Gradle
5 8 (8.42%) IntelliJ
5 8 (8.42%) Jenkins
5 8 (8.42%) JProfiler
6 5 (5.26%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.16%) Maven
7 3 (3.16%) Selenium
7 3 (3.16%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.11%) Ant
8 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.05%) Grunt
9 1 (1.05%) gulp
9 1 (1.05%) Mockito
9 1 (1.05%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.53%) Avionics
1 10 (10.53%) Military
2 7 (7.37%) Banking
3 6 (6.32%) Retail
4 5 (5.26%) Finance
5 2 (2.11%) Advertising
6 1 (1.05%) Back Office
6 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 71 (74.74%) Developer
2 18 (18.95%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.68%) .NET Developer
3 13 (13.68%) WPF Developer
4 11 (11.58%) Software Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.37%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (6.32%) ABAP Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Architect
8 6 (6.32%) SAP Developer
9 5 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.26%) C++ Developer
9 5 (5.26%) PHP Developer
10 4 (4.21%) C# WPF Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Digital Architect
10 4 (4.21%) UI Developer
10 4 (4.21%) WCF Developer
11 3 (3.16%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (42.11%) .NET
2 30 (31.58%) WPF
3 23 (24.21%) XML
4 20 (21.05%) .NET Framework
4 20 (21.05%) CSS
4 20 (21.05%) jQuery
4 20 (21.05%) SOAP
5 19 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 19 (20.00%) Spring
6 18 (18.95%) HTML
7 17 (17.89%) AngularJS
8 16 (16.84%) JPA
8 16 (16.84%) WCF
9 13 (13.68%) Web Services
10 12 (12.63%) DCOM
10 12 (12.63%) HTML5
10 12 (12.63%) REST
11 11 (11.58%) Ajax
11 11 (11.58%) J2EE
12 10 (10.53%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) User Experience
2 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.05%) Animation
3 1 (1.05%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.05%) DataPower
3 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.89%) Windows
2 3 (3.16%) Android
2 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.79%) TDD
2 25 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 22 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 18 (18.95%) Dependency Injection
5 18 (18.95%) MVVM
6 16 (16.84%) UML
7 15 (15.79%) SOLID
8 13 (13.68%) Scrum
8 13 (13.68%) Test Automation
9 12 (12.63%) Software Testing
9 12 (12.63%) Unit Testing
10 11 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.53%) Test Strategy
12 9 (9.47%) MVC
13 8 (8.42%) OOD
13 8 (8.42%) RAD
14 6 (6.32%) Microservices
14 6 (6.32%) TOGAF
14 6 (6.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.84%) C#
2 34 (35.79%) Java
3 31 (32.63%) JavaScript
4 15 (15.79%) SQL
5 14 (14.74%) VB
6 8 (8.42%) C
7 7 (7.37%) ABAP
7 7 (7.37%) PHP
8 6 (6.32%) SAPscript
9 5 (5.26%) C++
10 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.11%) TypeScript
11 2 (2.11%) VB6
12 1 (1.05%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.05%) Perl
12 1 (1.05%) PHP 7
12 1 (1.05%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) SC Cleared
1 18 (18.95%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.58%) Degree
3 10 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.74%) QA
2 10 (10.53%) MIL-STD-1553
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.53%) Oracle
2 10 (10.53%) SAP
3 7 (7.37%) Perforce
4 2 (2.11%) Zend
5 1 (1.05%) IBM
5 1 (1.05%) Kony
5 1 (1.05%) Sybase
5 1 (1.05%) WSO2
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