Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 October 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)
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 75 79
Rank change year-on-year -24 +4 -
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 5 26 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.49% 3.10% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 3.41% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 0
Essex median daily rate £450 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
East of England median daily rate £450 £363 £575
% change year-on-year +24.14% -36.96% +46.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 22 1
Essex median hourly rate - £62.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +127.27% -
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £62.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -32.00% +127.27% -

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 924 763 750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 90.06% 90.94% 86.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 500 429
Essex median daily rate £500 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +39.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £298 £300 £220
90th Percentile £600 £600 £530
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 72 157
Essex median hourly rate £18.00 £33.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.45% +46.67% -31.09%
10th Percentile £12.55 £13.44 £15.75
90th Percentile £48.25 £63.75 £42.90
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.50 £26.94
% change year-on-year -44.44% +16.94% +5.64%

OOA/OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for OOA/OOD in Essex

OOA/OOD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OOA/OOD in Essex

OOA/OOD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOA/OOD in Essex

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Essex region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 5 (100.00%) Animation
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 5 (100.00%) GitHub
1 5 (100.00%) Gradle
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Calabash
1 5 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 5 (100.00%) Android Development
1 5 (100.00%) Core Data
1 5 (100.00%) Push Notifications
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Android Studio

OOA/OOD
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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Calabash
1 5 (100.00%) Gradle
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Android Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 5 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 5 (100.00%) Core Data
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Animation
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Android Development
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 5 (100.00%) Push Notifications
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript