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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 2 July 2022 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
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 57 65 47
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18 +53
Contract jobs citing OO 33 19 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.40% 1.74% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 2.10% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 13
10th Percentile £439 £300 £306
25th Percentile £477 £313 £310
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £350 £325
Median % change year-on-year +42.86% +7.69% -37.50%
75th Percentile £534 £370 £383
90th Percentile £552 £398 £424
England median daily rate £611 £515 £475
% change year-on-year +18.69% +8.42% -5.00%

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 1,097 905 676
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 79.78% 82.72% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 602 395
10th Percentile £213 £190 £222
25th Percentile £356 £305 £310
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
75th Percentile £538 £494 £489
90th Percentile £631 £594 £595
England median daily rate £550 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 46 32
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.00 £9.52
25th Percentile £16.05 £9.67 £11.40
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.61 £14.18
Median % change year-on-year +47.21% +2.98% -0.30%
75th Percentile £34.50 £24.58 £26.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £49.88 £44.88
England median hourly rate £28.46 £24.00 £22.82
% change year-on-year +18.56% +5.17% -0.17%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing OO as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OO in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for OO in the East Midlands

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing OO in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for OO in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing OO in the East Midlands.

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 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Northamptonshire 0 23 £500 +38.89% 2
Nottinghamshire +12 7 £500 - 5
Derbyshire - 2 - - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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 19 (57.58%) C#
2 17 (51.52%) C++
3 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) Agile
3 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
4 12 (36.36%) .NET
5 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 10 (30.30%) Java
6 10 (30.30%) Python
6 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
6 10 (30.30%) Scrum
6 10 (30.30%) Software Testing
6 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
7 9 (27.27%) Coaching
7 9 (27.27%) Social Skills
8 8 (24.24%) CI/CD
8 8 (24.24%) Microservices
8 8 (24.24%) User Stories
8 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
8 8 (24.24%) Spring
8 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
8 8 (24.24%) JUnit
9 7 (21.21%) CSS
9 7 (21.21%) HTML
9 7 (21.21%) MATLAB
9 7 (21.21%) Simulink
9 7 (21.21%) MVC
9 7 (21.21%) TDD
9 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
9 7 (21.21%) Gradle

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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 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) AWS
1 6 (18.18%) Azure
2 3 (9.09%) Fivetran
2 3 (9.09%) Power Platform
2 3 (9.09%) SaaS
2 3 (9.09%) Snowflake
2 3 (9.09%) Stitch
3 1 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
2 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.15%) MySQL
3 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (9.09%) Looker
4 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.09%) Power BI
4 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.09%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) JUnit
2 7 (21.21%) Gradle
3 6 (18.18%) Gatling
3 6 (18.18%) JMeter
3 6 (18.18%) Maven
3 6 (18.18%) MSTest
3 6 (18.18%) Selenium
3 6 (18.18%) Spock
4 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.03%) Postman
5 1 (3.03%) REST Assured
5 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (27.27%) Social Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.12%) Aerospace
4 3 (9.09%) Finance
5 2 (6.06%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (3.03%) Banking
6 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Software Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Technical Leader
4 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Data Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Software Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) ABAP Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (6.06%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) SAP HCM Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) Spring
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
3 7 (21.21%) CSS
3 7 (21.21%) HTML
4 6 (18.18%) .NET Core
4 6 (18.18%) Enzyme
4 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 6 (18.18%) Jest
4 6 (18.18%) Node.js
4 6 (18.18%) React
5 5 (15.15%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (6.06%) BAPI
6 2 (6.06%) Blazor
6 2 (6.06%) SAP Smart Forms
6 2 (6.06%) Spring Boot
7 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET
7 1 (3.03%) jQuery
7 1 (3.03%) RESTful
7 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Native
2 1 (3.03%) Life Science
2 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Agile
2 10 (30.30%) Scrum
2 10 (30.30%) Software Testing
3 9 (27.27%) Coaching
4 8 (24.24%) CI/CD
4 8 (24.24%) Microservices
4 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
4 8 (24.24%) User Stories
5 7 (21.21%) MVC
5 7 (21.21%) Requirements Gathering
5 7 (21.21%) SOLID
5 7 (21.21%) TDD
6 6 (18.18%) BDD
6 6 (18.18%) Event-Driven
6 6 (18.18%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 6 (18.18%) Mob Programming
7 5 (15.15%) DevOps
7 5 (15.15%) SDLC
8 4 (12.12%) OOD
9 3 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) C#
2 17 (51.52%) C++
3 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 10 (30.30%) Java
4 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
4 10 (30.30%) Python
5 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 7 (21.21%) MATLAB
7 6 (18.18%) ES6
8 5 (15.15%) PHP
9 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
10 3 (9.09%) C
10 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
11 2 (6.06%) ABAP
12 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Ansible
1 5 (15.15%) Kubernetes
1 5 (15.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe
2 2 (6.06%) SAP