Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for OOA/OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOA/OOD 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 Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 182 212
Rank change year-on-year +6 +30 +2
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 23 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.45% 0.33% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.40% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 2
East of England median daily rate £388 £260 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.04% -33.76% +9.03%
10th Percentile £310 £260 £364
90th Percentile £463 £425 £435
England median daily rate £516 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +14.72% +12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 0
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.61% - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% -16.67% -18.18%

OOA/OOD 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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4269 3972 4677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.73% 81.44% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2303 2727
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £234
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 323 400
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +35.45% -1.56%
10th Percentile £11.52 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.43
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

OOA/OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for OOA/OOD in the East of England

OOA/OOD
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 OOA/OOD in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for OOA/OOD in the East of England

OOA/OOD
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 OOA/OOD in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOA/OOD in the East of England

OOA/OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOA/OOD in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for OOA/OOD in the East of England

OOA/OOD
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 OOA/OOD within the East of England 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
Essex -5 22 £400 +53.85%
Cambridgeshire -19 1 £375 -
OOA/OOD
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD.

1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (100.00%) TDD
2 22 (95.65%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (95.65%) HTML
2 22 (95.65%) XML
2 22 (95.65%) Jenkins
3 19 (82.61%) JUnit
4 15 (65.22%) Gradle
5 14 (60.87%) MVC
6 13 (56.52%) OOD
6 13 (56.52%) RESTful
6 13 (56.52%) Core Animation
6 13 (56.52%) Pair Programming
6 13 (56.52%) Animation
6 13 (56.52%) JSON
6 13 (56.52%) GitHub
6 13 (56.52%) Core Data
6 13 (56.52%) Push Notifications
7 12 (52.17%) Java
8 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (43.48%) REST
9 9 (39.13%) JAX-RS
9 9 (39.13%) HTML5
9 9 (39.13%) SoapUI
9 9 (39.13%) CA Agile Central
9 9 (39.13%) Calabash
9 9 (39.13%) Android SDK
9 9 (39.13%) Android Development
9 9 (39.13%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (39.13%) Relational Database

OOA/OOD
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 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
1 9 (39.13%) WebLogic
1 9 (39.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) RDBMS
1 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (95.65%) Jenkins
2 19 (82.61%) JUnit
3 15 (65.22%) Gradle
4 9 (39.13%) Ant
4 9 (39.13%) Calabash
4 9 (39.13%) JIRA
4 9 (39.13%) Maven
4 9 (39.13%) SoapUI
5 8 (34.78%) Android Studio
6 6 (26.09%) JMeter
7 4 (17.39%) Xcode
8 3 (13.04%) LoadUI
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
3 5 (21.74%) Automotive
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Android Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
4 6 (26.09%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Integration Developer
6 4 (17.39%) iOS Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
9 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) HTML
1 22 (95.65%) XML
2 13 (56.52%) Core Animation
2 13 (56.52%) Core Data
2 13 (56.52%) JSON
2 13 (56.52%) RESTful
3 10 (43.48%) REST
4 9 (39.13%) Ajax
4 9 (39.13%) Android SDK
4 9 (39.13%) CSS
4 9 (39.13%) HTML5
4 9 (39.13%) Java EE
4 9 (39.13%) JAXB
4 9 (39.13%) JAX-RS
4 9 (39.13%) JAX-WS
4 9 (39.13%) JPA
4 9 (39.13%) Middleware
4 9 (39.13%) SOAP
4 9 (39.13%) Struts
4 9 (39.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Animation
2 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
3 4 (17.39%) iPhone
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Android
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
3 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) TDD
2 22 (95.65%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (60.87%) MVC
4 13 (56.52%) OOD
4 13 (56.52%) Pair Programming
4 13 (56.52%) Push Notifications
5 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (39.13%) Android Development
6 9 (39.13%) Code Coverage
6 9 (39.13%) Load Testing
6 9 (39.13%) OO
6 9 (39.13%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (39.13%) UML
7 6 (26.09%) Coaching
7 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
8 5 (21.74%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (17.39%) iOS Development
10 3 (13.04%) Prototyping
10 3 (13.04%) Rapid Prototyping
11 1 (4.35%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) Java
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) Apple Swift
4 4 (17.39%) C++
4 4 (17.39%) Objective-C
5 3 (13.04%) Groovy
5 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) CA
1 9 (39.13%) CA Agile Central
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle