Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 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 Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 163 177
Rank change year-on-year -30 +14 +39
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 13 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% 0.67% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.78% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 3
East of England median daily rate £450 £320 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.63% -44.35% +53.33%
10th Percentile £425 £265 £493
90th Percentile £491 £388 £588
England median daily rate £525 £431 £475
% change year-on-year +21.74% -9.21% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 1
East of England median hourly rate £70.00 £57.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.27% +108.18% -26.67%
10th Percentile £46.00 £35.35 £26.25
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £28.75
England median hourly rate £56.25 £57.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.75% +52.67% -6.25%

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 4,211 3,967 4,240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.12% 85.11% 82.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,418 2,337 2,452
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £240 £235 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 265 302
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.69% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £11.34 £12.00 £13.55
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.40 £46.68
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.48 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.43% -0.09% +8.60%

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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 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
Essex -20 10 £450 +51.26%
Hertfordshire - 3 - - 2
OOA/OOD
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OOA/OOD 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 of England region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 12 (92.31%) JUnit
1 12 (92.31%) Java
1 12 (92.31%) TDD
1 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (84.62%) XML
3 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) OOD
3 10 (76.92%) MVC
3 10 (76.92%) Pair Programming
3 10 (76.92%) Android
3 10 (76.92%) RESTful
3 10 (76.92%) Core Animation
3 10 (76.92%) Animation
3 10 (76.92%) JSON
3 10 (76.92%) GitHub
3 10 (76.92%) Calabash
3 10 (76.92%) Android SDK
3 10 (76.92%) Android Development
3 10 (76.92%) Core Data
3 10 (76.92%) Push Notifications
3 10 (76.92%) Gradle
4 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
5 3 (23.08%) Android Studio
5 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
6 2 (15.38%) UML
6 2 (15.38%) OOP
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) Automotive

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 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SpaceWire
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
1 12 (92.31%) JUnit
2 10 (76.92%) Calabash
2 10 (76.92%) Gradle
3 3 (23.08%) Android Studio
4 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
4 2 (15.38%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (15.38%) Redmine
4 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Avionics
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) Android Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) XML
2 10 (76.92%) Android SDK
2 10 (76.92%) Core Animation
2 10 (76.92%) Core Data
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) JSON
2 10 (76.92%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) EJB
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (7.69%) Java EE
3 1 (7.69%) JAXB
3 1 (7.69%) JAX-RS
3 1 (7.69%) JAX-WS
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Animation
2 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
3 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (76.92%) Android Development
3 10 (76.92%) MVC
3 10 (76.92%) OOD
3 10 (76.92%) Pair Programming
3 10 (76.92%) Push Notifications
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) RUP
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) COBIT
1 1 (7.69%) ECSS
1 1 (7.69%) MIL-STD-1553
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) IBM