Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 July 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 of England
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 80 90
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 -42
Contract jobs citing OO 120 118 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.58% 2.29% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 2.85% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 56 73
East of England median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £300 £236
90th Percentile £575 £525 £475
England median daily rate £454 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +6.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 12
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £47.70 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +19.24% +3.23%
10th Percentile £36.25 £34.25 £32.88
90th Percentile £42.25 £50.78 £41.41
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £39.25
% change year-on-year +6.51% +7.64% -1.88%

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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3894 4143 4729
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 83.60% 80.32% 79.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2317 2443 2774
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £231 £248 £225
90th Percentile £575 £552 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 274 348
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £24.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.71% +5.43% -16.36%
10th Percentile £12.03 £13.53 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.88 £48.38 £43.98
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.96
% change year-on-year - +13.87% +7.10%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Hertfordshire +6 33 £500 +11.11% 15
Cambridgeshire +7 32 £350 -6.67% 34
Essex -21 24 £320 -20.00% 5
Bedfordshire +5 20 £350 +30.65% 3
Norfolk 0 10 £350 -12.50% 2
Suffolk -8 3 £400 -11.11% 6
OO
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 of England region with a requirement for OO.

1 71 (59.17%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (54.17%) Java
3 57 (47.50%) JavaScript
4 53 (44.17%) TDD
5 51 (42.50%) XML
6 50 (41.67%) HTML
7 33 (27.50%) SQL
8 32 (26.67%) CSS
9 30 (25.00%) REST
10 29 (24.17%) Spring
11 28 (23.33%) Linux
12 26 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (21.67%) Jenkins
13 25 (20.83%) HTML5
13 25 (20.83%) Web Services
14 24 (20.00%) .NET
14 24 (20.00%) WebSphere
14 24 (20.00%) Open Source
15 23 (19.17%) NoSQL
16 22 (18.33%) Maven
16 22 (18.33%) JSON
16 22 (18.33%) XSLT
17 21 (17.50%) DevOps
18 20 (16.67%) Relational Database
18 20 (16.67%) BDD
18 20 (16.67%) SQL Server
18 20 (16.67%) Finance
19 19 (15.83%) MVC
19 19 (15.83%) IBM
19 19 (15.83%) C#

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 24 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.67%) CMS
3 7 (5.83%) WebLogic
3 7 (5.83%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (4.17%) IIS
5 5 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.17%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (2.50%) Confluence
7 2 (1.67%) JBoss
7 2 (1.67%) Mule
8 1 (0.83%) Apache
8 1 (0.83%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.83%) Jupyter
Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Doxygen
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.33%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.00%) Google Analytics
3 4 (3.33%) Boomi
3 4 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (2.50%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.50%) GitHub
5 2 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.67%) IaaS
5 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.67%) PaaS
5 2 (1.67%) Route 53
5 2 (1.67%) SaaS
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) HTTP
2 3 (2.50%) SSL
2 3 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.67%) Skype
3 2 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.83%) Intranet
4 1 (0.83%) LDAP
4 1 (0.83%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.17%) NoSQL
2 20 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 20 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (7.50%) Big Data
5 7 (5.83%) MySQL
5 7 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (5.83%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.33%) MarkLogic
7 3 (2.50%) DB2
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.67%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.83%) Impala
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (21.67%) Jenkins
2 22 (18.33%) Maven
3 18 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 17 (14.17%) JUnit
5 16 (13.33%) JIRA
6 13 (10.83%) Ant
7 10 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (8.33%) Subversion
8 9 (7.50%) Mockito
9 7 (5.83%) Gradle
9 7 (5.83%) IntelliJ
9 7 (5.83%) Mercurial
9 7 (5.83%) SoapUI
9 7 (5.83%) WebStorm
10 6 (5.00%) Cucumber
10 6 (5.00%) Eclipse
10 6 (5.00%) Visual Studio
11 4 (3.33%) JMeter
12 3 (2.50%) Moq
12 3 (2.50%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 20 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (6.67%) Retail
3 5 (4.17%) Automotive
4 4 (3.33%) Publishing
5 3 (2.50%) Legal
5 3 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.50%) Marketing
6 2 (1.67%) Billing
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (73.33%) Developer
2 38 (31.67%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 11 (9.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 8 (6.67%) WebSphere Developer
7 7 (5.83%) Architect
7 7 (5.83%) Author
7 7 (5.83%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.83%) Technical Author
8 5 (4.17%) Integration Developer
8 5 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (4.17%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (4.17%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.17%) UI Developer
9 4 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (3.33%) iOS Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (42.50%) XML
2 50 (41.67%) HTML
3 32 (26.67%) CSS
4 30 (25.00%) REST
5 29 (24.17%) Spring
6 25 (20.83%) HTML5
6 25 (20.83%) Web Services
7 24 (20.00%) .NET
8 22 (18.33%) JSON
8 22 (18.33%) XSLT
9 19 (15.83%) Java EE
10 18 (15.00%) Ajax
10 18 (15.00%) J2EE
11 17 (14.17%) AngularJS
11 17 (14.17%) Sass
11 17 (14.17%) SOAP
12 15 (12.50%) jQuery
13 14 (11.67%) JPA
13 14 (11.67%) JSP
13 14 (11.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
1 10 (8.33%) User Experience
2 9 (7.50%) Virtual Team
3 8 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.83%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.00%) DataPower
5 6 (5.00%) Web 2.0
6 5 (4.17%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.33%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.67%) Clustering
8 2 (1.67%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.67%) Replication
8 2 (1.67%) Social Media
9 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.83%) STB
9 1 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.33%) Linux
2 19 (15.83%) Unix
3 12 (10.00%) Windows
4 7 (5.83%) Solaris
5 4 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.67%) AIX
6 2 (1.67%) HPUX
6 2 (1.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (59.17%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (44.17%) TDD
3 26 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (20.00%) Open Source
5 21 (17.50%) DevOps
6 20 (16.67%) BDD
7 19 (15.83%) MVC
8 16 (13.33%) SOA
9 14 (11.67%) Mentoring
10 12 (10.00%) OOD
10 12 (10.00%) OOP
11 10 (8.33%) Scrum
11 10 (8.33%) SOLID
11 10 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 10 (8.33%) User Stories
12 9 (7.50%) Analytics
12 9 (7.50%) E-Commerce
12 9 (7.50%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (7.50%) Service Design
13 8 (6.67%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 65 (54.17%) Java
2 57 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 33 (27.50%) SQL
4 19 (15.83%) C#
4 19 (15.83%) C++
5 12 (10.00%) Python
6 10 (8.33%) Groovy
7 9 (7.50%) Scala
8 8 (6.67%) C
8 8 (6.67%) Perl
9 5 (4.17%) Objective-C
9 5 (4.17%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.33%) Clojure
10 4 (3.33%) F#
10 4 (3.33%) Go
10 4 (3.33%) Rust
10 4 (3.33%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.33%) VB
11 3 (2.50%) Apple Swift
11 3 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.33%) Degree
1 4 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.67%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.83%) DO-178B
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 13 (10.83%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (10.83%) Puppet
2 6 (5.00%) Ansible
2 6 (5.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (0.83%) Kibana
3 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (15.83%) IBM
2 9 (7.50%) Oracle
3 8 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.83%) Google
5 6 (5.00%) Adobe
5 6 (5.00%) Omniture
6 5 (4.17%) CA
6 5 (4.17%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (4.17%) SAP
7 4 (3.33%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.33%) Dell
8 3 (2.50%) FatWire
8 3 (2.50%) WSO2
9 2 (1.67%) Sun
9 2 (1.67%) webMethods
10 1 (0.83%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.83%) Perforce
10 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £230 - 270 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day Up to £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Rate: £Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Rate: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago