The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 30 March 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 Design (OOD)
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 120 115
Rank change year-on-year +25 -5  
Contract jobs citing OOD 30 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.41% 0.32% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.40% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 8
Median daily rate £288 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.30% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £383 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £443 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +8.06% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -0.62% +11.11%  

OOD 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 1755 2014 2075
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 82.47% 80.11% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1084 1193 1206
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 126 161
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £50.39 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing OOD as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in the East of England

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 OOD in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for OOD in the East of England

OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in the East of England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOD in the East of England

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 OOD in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOD in the East of England

OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in the East of England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for OOD in the East of England

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 OOD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 16 £275 -
Hertfordshire +9 11 £638 +54.54% 2
Cambridgeshire +6 2 £225 - 5
Norfolk +5 1 - - 1
OOD
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 OOD.

1 39 (78.00%) Jenkins
2 36 (72.00%) TDD
2 36 (72.00%) Java
3 30 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 27 (54.00%) Gradle
5 26 (52.00%) HTML
5 26 (52.00%) XML
5 26 (52.00%) OO
5 26 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (50.00%) JSON
6 25 (50.00%) GitHub
7 24 (48.00%) Mobile App
7 24 (48.00%) Animation
7 24 (48.00%) RESTful
7 24 (48.00%) Core Animation
7 24 (48.00%) MVC
7 24 (48.00%) Pair Programming
7 24 (48.00%) JUnit
7 24 (48.00%) OOA/OOD
7 24 (48.00%) Core Data
7 24 (48.00%) Push Notifications
8 20 (40.00%) DevOps
8 20 (40.00%) Data Structures
8 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (38.00%) Amazon AWS
9 19 (38.00%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (38.00%) Puppet
9 19 (38.00%) Ansible
9 19 (38.00%) Complexity Analysis
10 18 (36.00%) Algorithms

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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 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (50.00%) GitHub
2 19 (38.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.00%) Office 365
3 2 (4.00%) Yammer
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (78.00%) Jenkins
2 27 (54.00%) Gradle
3 24 (48.00%) JUnit
4 14 (28.00%) Calabash
4 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
5 13 (26.00%) Ant
5 13 (26.00%) JIRA
5 13 (26.00%) Maven
6 10 (20.00%) Xcode
7 3 (6.00%) Android Studio
8 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (2.00%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (20.00%) Automotive
2 8 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (16.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (82.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Android Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.00%) iOS Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Junior
7 1 (2.00%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (52.00%) HTML
1 26 (52.00%) XML
2 25 (50.00%) JSON
3 24 (48.00%) Core Animation
3 24 (48.00%) Core Data
3 24 (48.00%) RESTful
4 14 (28.00%) Android SDK
5 10 (20.00%) Cocoa
5 10 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 10 (20.00%) iPhone SDK
6 7 (14.00%) RxJava
7 3 (6.00%) .NET
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.00%) COM
8 2 (4.00%) CSS
8 2 (4.00%) Node.js
8 2 (4.00%) REST
8 2 (4.00%) Web Services
9 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.00%) Animation
1 24 (48.00%) Mobile App
2 20 (40.00%) Data Structures
3 18 (36.00%) Algorithms
4 10 (20.00%) iPhone
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) FMCG
6 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Android
2 10 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.00%) Windows
4 3 (6.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (72.00%) TDD
2 26 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (52.00%) OO
3 24 (48.00%) MVC
3 24 (48.00%) OOA/OOD
3 24 (48.00%) Pair Programming
3 24 (48.00%) Push Notifications
4 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (40.00%) DevOps
5 19 (38.00%) Complexity Analysis
6 14 (28.00%) Android Development
7 12 (24.00%) ATDD
7 12 (24.00%) BDD
8 10 (20.00%) iOS Development
9 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.00%) IT Strategy
11 3 (6.00%) SDLC
12 2 (4.00%) Case Management
12 2 (4.00%) Data Management
12 2 (4.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) Java
2 30 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (34.00%) Clojure
3 17 (34.00%) Go
3 17 (34.00%) Rust
4 15 (30.00%) F#
5 11 (22.00%) C++
6 10 (20.00%) Apple Swift
6 10 (20.00%) Objective-C
7 6 (12.00%) C#
8 3 (6.00%) Python
9 2 (4.00%) SQL
10 1 (2.00%) Perl
10 1 (2.00%) PHP
10 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (38.00%) Ansible
1 19 (38.00%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (38.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Infor
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.00%) Perforce
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