Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 50 78
Rank change year-on-year -25 +28 -20
Contract jobs citing OO 76 125 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.37% 3.79% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 4.61% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 82 48
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +19.38% +1.71%
10th Percentile £313 £319 £300
90th Percentile £525 £549 £488
England median daily rate £488 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +14.71% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% -2.38% +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 2664 2710 2499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.94% 82.17% 78.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1692 1716 1586
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £244 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 71 84
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +2.86%
10th Percentile £9.31 £8.76 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £40.00 £40.18
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

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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 24 November 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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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 24 November 2017. 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 +19 31 £413 -21.43% 3
Nottinghamshire -33 29 £375 -13.29% 22
Leicestershire -6 8 £388 +12.32% 6
Lincolnshire +4 7 - - 5
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England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 55 (72.37%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (39.47%) TDD
2 30 (39.47%) Java
3 27 (35.53%) C#
4 22 (28.95%) Scrum
5 21 (27.63%) Test Automation
6 20 (26.32%) .NET
7 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 19 (25.00%) Web Services
7 19 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 18 (23.68%) Oracle
8 18 (23.68%) SQL
9 17 (22.37%) HTML
9 17 (22.37%) Data Modelling
9 17 (22.37%) Spring
10 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
11 14 (18.42%) RESTful
11 14 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (18.42%) Finance
11 14 (18.42%) CSS
12 13 (17.11%) UML
12 13 (17.11%) OOP
12 13 (17.11%) WPF
12 13 (17.11%) Microservices
13 12 (15.79%) SDLC
13 12 (15.79%) Unit Testing
13 12 (15.79%) AngularJS
13 12 (15.79%) Hibernate
14 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
14 11 (14.47%) JUnit

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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 3 (3.95%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.63%) ArcGIS
2 2 (2.63%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.95%) Google Analytics
3 3 (3.95%) PaaS
3 3 (3.95%) SaaS
4 2 (2.63%) IaaS
4 2 (2.63%) iPaaS
4 2 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Link 16
2 1 (1.32%) DNS
2 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) RDBMS
1 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
1 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.21%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.26%) MySQL
5 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.63%) PowerCenter
6 2 (2.63%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 19 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.47%) Jenkins
2 11 (14.47%) JUnit
3 10 (13.16%) Maven
4 7 (9.21%) Gradle
4 7 (9.21%) Selenium
5 6 (7.89%) TeamCity
5 6 (7.89%) WebDriver
6 5 (6.58%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.58%) Eclipse
6 5 (6.58%) JProfiler
7 4 (5.26%) IntelliJ
7 4 (5.26%) JIRA
7 4 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (5.26%) SonarQube
7 4 (5.26%) Subversion
8 3 (3.95%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.63%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.63%) Ranorex
9 2 (2.63%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Banking
3 6 (7.89%) Games
4 4 (5.26%) Marketing
5 3 (3.95%) Advertising
5 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.95%) Retail
6 2 (2.63%) Avionics
6 2 (2.63%) Military
6 2 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.32%) Automotive
7 1 (1.32%) Legal
7 1 (1.32%) Local Government
7 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (59.21%) Developer
2 14 (18.42%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.47%) Architect
4 7 (9.21%) Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) UI Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.58%) Web Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Web UI Developer
7 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Games Developer
7 4 (5.26%) WPF Developer
8 3 (3.95%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) .NET
2 19 (25.00%) Web Services
3 17 (22.37%) HTML
3 17 (22.37%) Spring
4 14 (18.42%) CSS
4 14 (18.42%) RESTful
5 13 (17.11%) WPF
6 12 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 12 (15.79%) Hibernate
7 11 (14.47%) JPA
8 10 (13.16%) Java EE
8 10 (13.16%) Spring Boot
9 9 (11.84%) REST
9 9 (11.84%) SOAP
10 8 (10.53%) .NET Framework
10 8 (10.53%) XML
11 7 (9.21%) React
11 7 (9.21%) WCF
12 5 (6.58%) Node.js
13 4 (5.26%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.58%) User Experience
3 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (72.37%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (39.47%) TDD
3 22 (28.95%) Scrum
4 21 (27.63%) Test Automation
5 17 (22.37%) Data Modelling
6 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
7 14 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (17.11%) Microservices
8 13 (17.11%) OOP
8 13 (17.11%) UML
9 12 (15.79%) SDLC
9 12 (15.79%) Unit Testing
10 11 (14.47%) Web Development
11 9 (11.84%) MVVM
11 9 (11.84%) OOD
11 9 (11.84%) User Stories
12 8 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (10.53%) MVC
13 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (9.21%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 30 (39.47%) Java
2 27 (35.53%) C#
3 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (23.68%) SQL
5 6 (7.89%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.95%) Apple Swift
6 3 (3.95%) C++
6 3 (3.95%) MATLAB
6 3 (3.95%) PHP
6 3 (3.95%) VB
6 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.95%) XAML
7 2 (2.63%) C
7 2 (2.63%) Perl
7 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.63%) Python
8 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.32%) VB6
8 1 (1.32%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (2.63%) CDISC
2 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.63%) GxP
2 2 (2.63%) HL7
2 2 (2.63%) MIL-STD-1553
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Ansible
1 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (23.68%) Oracle
2 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.84%) Perforce
4 4 (5.26%) SAP
5 3 (3.95%) Capita
5 3 (3.95%) Google
6 2 (2.63%) Informatica
6 2 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.63%) Tableau
6 2 (2.63%) Workday
7 1 (1.32%) Casewise