The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 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 (OO)
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 40 39
Rank change year-on-year -24 -1  
Contract jobs citing OO 7 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.64% 2.71% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 3.38% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 18
Median daily rate £284 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.03% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £410 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £40.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.67 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +17.69% +1.25%  

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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 388 385 497
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 90.87% 80.21% 77.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 186 293
Median daily rate £500 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £228 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 93 37
Median hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.90% -29.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.72 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £42.50 £46.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Essex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Essex

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Essex over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Essex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Essex

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Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 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
Brentwood - 2 £367 - 1
Southend-on-Sea -34 1 - -
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East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for OO.

1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (67.50%) J2EE
3 23 (57.50%) Java
4 20 (50.00%) JSP
4 20 (50.00%) XML
5 19 (47.50%) Linux
6 17 (42.50%) Oracle
6 17 (42.50%) Oracle Database
7 16 (40.00%) Scrum
8 15 (37.50%) WebLogic
8 15 (37.50%) SOA
9 14 (35.00%) TDD
10 13 (32.50%) Unix
11 12 (30.00%) Web Services
11 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
11 12 (30.00%) Relational Database
12 11 (27.50%) DevOps
12 11 (27.50%) Virtual Team
12 11 (27.50%) Ajax
12 11 (27.50%) CSS
12 11 (27.50%) Servlets
12 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
12 11 (27.50%) HTML
12 11 (27.50%) XHTML
12 11 (27.50%) B2C
13 10 (25.00%) UML
13 10 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
14 9 (22.50%) HTML5

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 15 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
3 8 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (12.50%) CMS
5 2 (5.00%) Confluence
5 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.50%) JBoss
6 1 (2.50%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.50%) IaaS
3 1 (2.50%) PaaS
3 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SMS
2 2 (5.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) Intranet
3 1 (2.50%) SSL
3 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) Oracle Database
2 12 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (22.50%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (15.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 6 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (15.00%) Pentaho
4 6 (15.00%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (10.00%) Big Data
6 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Ant
2 8 (20.00%) PVCS
3 6 (15.00%) JIRA
4 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (12.50%) Maven
5 3 (7.50%) CA Gen
5 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.50%) Subversion
6 2 (5.00%) AccuRev
6 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (5.00%) Gradle
6 2 (5.00%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (5.00%) JUnit
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium
6 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.00%) Legal
1 8 (20.00%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Automotive
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) Architect
3 12 (30.00%) Technical Architect
4 11 (27.50%) Digital Architect
4 11 (27.50%) Java Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Digital Technical Architect
6 6 (15.00%) ETL Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Pentaho Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Digital Marketing Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 3 (7.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
9 2 (5.00%) J2EE Architect
9 2 (5.00%) J2EE Technical Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Java Technical Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) J2EE
2 20 (50.00%) JSP
2 20 (50.00%) XML
3 12 (30.00%) Web Services
4 11 (27.50%) Ajax
4 11 (27.50%) CSS
4 11 (27.50%) HTML
4 11 (27.50%) Servlets
4 11 (27.50%) XHTML
5 9 (22.50%) HTML5
5 9 (22.50%) Sass
5 9 (22.50%) XSLT
6 8 (20.00%) XML Schema
7 7 (17.50%) LESS
8 5 (12.50%) .NET
9 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (7.50%) Java SE
10 3 (7.50%) REST
10 3 (7.50%) SOAP
10 3 (7.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Virtual Team
2 6 (15.00%) Mainframe
3 5 (12.50%) Web 2.0
4 4 (10.00%) Social Media
5 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.00%) Clustering
6 2 (5.00%) PMI
6 2 (5.00%) Replication
6 2 (5.00%) User Experience
7 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.50%) Digital TV
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.50%) STB
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 13 (32.50%) Unix
3 6 (15.00%) Solaris
3 6 (15.00%) VME
3 6 (15.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) AIX
4 1 (2.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Scrum
3 15 (37.50%) SOA
4 14 (35.00%) TDD
5 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 11 (27.50%) B2C
6 11 (27.50%) DevOps
7 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (25.00%) UML
8 9 (22.50%) Analytics
9 7 (17.50%) RAD
10 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
10 6 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (15.00%) ETL
10 6 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (15.00%) RUP
10 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
11 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
11 5 (12.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Perl
5 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.00%) C
6 2 (5.00%) C++
6 2 (5.00%) Scala
7 1 (2.50%) C#
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.50%) Groovy
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) VB
7 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.50%) VB6
7 1 (2.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.00%) PMP
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) IBM
3 8 (20.00%) Adobe
4 5 (12.50%) Fujitsu
4 5 (12.50%) Google
4 5 (12.50%) Omniture
5 4 (10.00%) webMethods
6 3 (7.50%) BEA
6 3 (7.50%) FatWire
6 3 (7.50%) Informatica
6 3 (7.50%) Pega
7 2 (5.00%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (5.00%) WSO2
8 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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