Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 59 76
Rank change year-on-year +2 +17 +18
Contract jobs citing OO 101 96 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.53% 3.20% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 3.83% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 55 41
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £368 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.45% +8.89% -3.57%
10th Percentile £325 £306 £213
90th Percentile £533 £553 £500
England median daily rate £498 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +10.56% +5.88% +3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 5
East Midlands median hourly rate - £50.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +354.55% -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.78% +5.63%

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 2,381 2,506 2,603
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.19% 83.56% 82.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,451 1,563 1,607
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £258 £250 £238
90th Percentile £538 £540 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 74 65
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £16.03 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.20% +0.16% -5.40%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.38 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £41.80
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

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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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Northamptonshire +16 55 £450 +38.46% 11
Nottinghamshire -16 25 £450 +22.45% 26
Leicestershire +10 11 £475 +18.75% 9
Lincolnshire +4 8 £525 - 8
Derbyshire +3 3 £325 -19.25% 13
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England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 69 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (58.42%) Java
3 46 (45.54%) Spring
4 45 (44.55%) TDD
5 42 (41.58%) Hibernate
6 33 (32.67%) JavaScript
7 27 (26.73%) Microservices
8 26 (25.74%) XML
9 25 (24.75%) Web Services
9 25 (24.75%) Maven
9 25 (24.75%) Test Automation
10 24 (23.76%) Spring Boot
11 22 (21.78%) Java 8
11 22 (21.78%) RESTful
11 22 (21.78%) OOP
12 18 (17.82%) C#
13 17 (16.83%) .NET
13 17 (16.83%) DevOps
14 16 (15.84%) Jenkins
14 16 (15.84%) Web Development
15 15 (14.85%) Linux
15 15 (14.85%) E-Commerce
15 15 (14.85%) Docker
16 14 (13.86%) AngularJS
16 14 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (13.86%) Git (software)
16 14 (13.86%) JUnit
16 14 (13.86%) JSON
17 13 (12.87%) Finance
17 13 (12.87%) J2EE

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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 7 (6.93%) Drupal
2 4 (3.96%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.96%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.97%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.99%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.99%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Magento
2 1 (0.99%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.94%) PaaS
3 5 (4.95%) Google Analytics
4 4 (3.96%) npm
5 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.99%) IaaS
5 1 (0.99%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.99%) SaaS
5 1 (0.99%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) HTTP
2 1 (0.99%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.92%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.93%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.95%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.97%) DB2
4 3 (2.97%) MySQL
4 3 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.99%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.99%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (24.75%) Maven
2 16 (15.84%) Jenkins
3 14 (13.86%) Git (software)
3 14 (13.86%) JUnit
4 11 (10.89%) Eclipse
4 11 (10.89%) SonarQube
4 11 (10.89%) Subversion
5 9 (8.91%) Gradle
6 6 (5.94%) JProfiler
7 5 (4.95%) IntelliJ
7 5 (4.95%) Selenium
8 4 (3.96%) Ant
9 3 (2.97%) CA Release Automation
9 3 (2.97%) HP UFT
9 3 (2.97%) JIRA
9 3 (2.97%) Mockito
9 3 (2.97%) NetBeans
9 3 (2.97%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.98%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.98%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (12.87%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Banking
3 5 (4.95%) Advertising
3 5 (4.95%) Marketing
4 4 (3.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.97%) Retail
6 2 (1.98%) Games
6 2 (1.98%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (70.30%) Developer
2 40 (39.60%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.87%) Architect
4 10 (9.90%) .NET Developer
5 8 (7.92%) AWS DevOps
5 8 (7.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) C# Developer
5 8 (7.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (6.93%) Drupal Developer
6 7 (6.93%) Java Architect
7 5 (4.95%) C# WCF Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Digital Architect
7 5 (4.95%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.95%) E-Commerce Architect
7 5 (4.95%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
7 5 (4.95%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.95%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (45.54%) Spring
2 42 (41.58%) Hibernate
3 26 (25.74%) XML
4 25 (24.75%) Web Services
5 24 (23.76%) Spring Boot
6 22 (21.78%) RESTful
7 17 (16.83%) .NET
8 14 (13.86%) AngularJS
8 14 (13.86%) JSON
9 13 (12.87%) J2EE
9 13 (12.87%) SOAP
10 12 (11.88%) CSS
11 11 (10.89%) HTML
11 11 (10.89%) JPA
12 10 (9.90%) Ajax
12 10 (9.90%) Java EE
12 10 (9.90%) React
12 10 (9.90%) Symfony
13 9 (8.91%) Node.js
13 9 (8.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.97%) Data Structures
2 3 (2.97%) Mainframe
2 3 (2.97%) User Experience
3 2 (1.98%) IVR
4 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.99%) NHS
4 1 (0.99%) Tandem
4 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.85%) Linux
2 13 (12.87%) Windows
3 10 (9.90%) Mac OS
4 8 (7.92%) Unix
5 3 (2.97%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (44.55%) TDD
3 27 (26.73%) Microservices
4 25 (24.75%) Test Automation
5 22 (21.78%) OOP
6 17 (16.83%) DevOps
7 16 (15.84%) Web Development
8 15 (14.85%) E-Commerce
9 12 (11.88%) BDD
9 12 (11.88%) Open Source
9 12 (11.88%) SDLC
10 11 (10.89%) Scrum
11 10 (9.90%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (9.90%) Unit Testing
12 8 (7.92%) Configuration Management
12 8 (7.92%) Data Modelling
12 8 (7.92%) Migration
12 8 (7.92%) Software Engineering
13 7 (6.93%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (58.42%) Java
2 33 (32.67%) JavaScript
3 22 (21.78%) Java 8
4 18 (17.82%) C#
5 11 (10.89%) PHP
5 11 (10.89%) SQL
6 7 (6.93%) Python
7 4 (3.96%) C++
8 3 (2.97%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.97%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.98%) ABAP
9 2 (1.98%) ES6
10 1 (0.99%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.99%) Go
10 1 (0.99%) Perl
10 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (14.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.92%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (7.92%) Puppet
2 7 (6.93%) Terraform
3 6 (5.94%) Ansible
3 6 (5.94%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.99%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (9.90%) Zend
2 7 (6.93%) Perforce
3 5 (4.95%) Google
3 5 (4.95%) Oracle
4 3 (2.97%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (2.97%) Pega
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.98%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.98%) SAP
6 1 (0.99%) Apple
6 1 (0.99%) Capita
6 1 (0.99%) HP
6 1 (0.99%) Kony
6 1 (0.99%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.99%) Tableau
6 1 (0.99%) VMware