Period
to 16 August 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 16 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)
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 78 77
Rank change year-on-year -13 -1 -
Contract jobs citing OOA/OOD 10 27 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.02% 3.10% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 3.40% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 0
Essex median daily rate £450 £298 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.26% - -
East of England median daily rate £450 £320 £575
% change year-on-year +40.63% -44.35% +53.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 1
Essex median hourly rate £70.00 £62.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +127.27% -
10th Percentile £65.00 £35.25 £26.25
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £28.75
East of England median hourly rate £70.00 £62.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +12.00% +127.27% -26.67%

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 882 795 760
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 89.54% 91.27% 84.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 537 389
Essex median daily rate £500 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +28.57% -10.26%
10th Percentile £298 £275 £220
90th Percentile £600 £599 £516
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 59 161
Essex median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.31% +71.05% -42.42%
10th Percentile £15.75 £12.18 £15.75
90th Percentile £60.09 £63.75 £42.84
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% +4.00% +9.89%

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

OOA/OOD
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 OOA/OOD within the Essex region over the 6 months to 16 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
Brentwood -3 2 - -
OOA/OOD
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 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 Essex region with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) OOD
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Android
1 10 (100.00%) RESTful
1 10 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 10 (100.00%) GitHub
1 10 (100.00%) Gradle
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 10 (100.00%) Animation
1 10 (100.00%) JSON
1 10 (100.00%) Calabash
1 10 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 10 (100.00%) Android Development
1 10 (100.00%) Core Data
1 10 (100.00%) Push Notifications
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (30.00%) Android Studio
5 2 (20.00%) Automotive

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 10 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Calabash
1 10 (100.00%) Gradle
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
2 3 (30.00%) Android Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 10 (100.00%) Core Animation
1 10 (100.00%) Core Data
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JSON
1 10 (100.00%) RESTful
1 10 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Animation
2 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Android Development
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) OOD
1 10 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 10 (100.00%) Push Notifications
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript