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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 125 130
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Contract jobs citing OOD 13 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.56% 0.20% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.24% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 14
Median daily rate £265 £413 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.75% +9.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £383 £375
% change year-on-year +7.18% +2.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
Median hourly rate £39.50 £50.78 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.21% +23.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +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 1960 2043 2442
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 84.34% 80.15% 79.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1134 1179 1461
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 153 177
Median hourly rate £33.00 £27.62 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.47% -16.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

OOD
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 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 23 June 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 23 June 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 - 9 £265 - 1
Cambridgeshire +5 4 £350 -15.15% 7
OOD
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 30 (73.17%) Jenkins
2 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
3 27 (65.85%) TDD
4 26 (63.41%) HTML
4 26 (63.41%) Java
4 26 (63.41%) XML
4 26 (63.41%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (60.98%) GitHub
5 25 (60.98%) JSON
6 24 (58.54%) MVC
7 23 (56.10%) Pair Programming
7 23 (56.10%) JUnit
7 23 (56.10%) OOA/OOD
7 23 (56.10%) Animation
7 23 (56.10%) RESTful
7 23 (56.10%) Core Animation
7 23 (56.10%) Core Data
7 23 (56.10%) Push Notifications
8 21 (51.22%) Mobile App
9 18 (43.90%) Gradle
9 18 (43.90%) OO
10 14 (34.15%) Calabash
10 14 (34.15%) Android SDK
10 14 (34.15%) Android Development
10 14 (34.15%) Android
11 12 (29.27%) C++
12 10 (24.39%) Automotive
12 10 (24.39%) Manufacturing
12 10 (24.39%) Objective-C
12 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS

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 2 (4.88%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (60.98%) GitHub
2 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (4.88%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (4.88%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (73.17%) Jenkins
2 23 (56.10%) JUnit
3 18 (43.90%) Gradle
4 14 (34.15%) Calabash
5 9 (21.95%) Xcode
6 5 (12.20%) Android Studio
6 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
6 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
7 4 (9.76%) Ant
7 4 (9.76%) JIRA
7 4 (9.76%) Maven
8 2 (4.88%) NUnit
8 2 (4.88%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (24.39%) Automotive
1 10 (24.39%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) Android Developer
3 9 (21.95%) iOS Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.44%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Integration Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Junior
7 1 (2.44%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) HTML
1 26 (63.41%) XML
2 25 (60.98%) JSON
3 23 (56.10%) Core Animation
3 23 (56.10%) Core Data
3 23 (56.10%) RESTful
4 14 (34.15%) Android SDK
5 9 (21.95%) Cocoa
5 9 (21.95%) iOS SDK
5 9 (21.95%) iPhone SDK
6 5 (12.20%) .NET
6 5 (12.20%) RxJava
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
7 3 (7.32%) CSS
7 3 (7.32%) Web Services
8 2 (4.88%) Ajax
8 2 (4.88%) jQuery
8 2 (4.88%) WCF
8 2 (4.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (56.10%) Animation
2 21 (51.22%) Mobile App
3 10 (24.39%) Data Structures
4 9 (21.95%) iPhone
5 8 (19.51%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Android
2 9 (21.95%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) TDD
2 26 (63.41%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (58.54%) MVC
4 23 (56.10%) OOA/OOD
4 23 (56.10%) Pair Programming
4 23 (56.10%) Push Notifications
5 18 (43.90%) OO
6 14 (34.15%) Android Development
7 10 (24.39%) DevOps
8 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (21.95%) Complexity Analysis
8 9 (21.95%) iOS Development
9 4 (9.76%) ATDD
9 4 (9.76%) BDD
9 4 (9.76%) IT Strategy
10 2 (4.88%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 2 (4.88%) SDLC
10 2 (4.88%) SOLID
10 2 (4.88%) YAGNI
11 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
2 26 (63.41%) Java
3 12 (29.27%) C++
4 10 (24.39%) Objective-C
5 9 (21.95%) Apple Swift
5 9 (21.95%) Clojure
5 9 (21.95%) F#
5 9 (21.95%) Go
5 9 (21.95%) Rust
6 6 (14.63%) C#
7 4 (9.76%) Python
7 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
8 3 (7.32%) SQL
9 1 (2.44%) Perl
9 1 (2.44%) PHP
9 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) Ansible
1 9 (21.95%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (21.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) DevExpress
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle
1 1 (2.44%) Perforce
Brentwood, Essex
Peopleworks
Rate: From £60 to £65 per hour £60 to £65 Per Hour
Posted: 6 days ago