Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 21 November 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)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 34 29
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 -1
Contract jobs citing OO 9 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.74% 0.69% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 0.81% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 7
Luton median daily rate £350 £268 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.65% -18.82% -17.50%
10th Percentile £305 £94 £305
90th Percentile £430 £442 £391
Bedfordshire median daily rate £350 £268 £330
% change year-on-year +30.65% -18.82% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Luton median hourly rate £50.78 - £50.73
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £50.78 - £50.68

OO 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 Luton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 298 247 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 90.85% 85.47% 85.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 157 178
Luton median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £325 £306 £275
90th Percentile £625 £600 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 21
Luton median hourly rate £50.22 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +258.68% -53.33% -
10th Percentile £49.02 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.75 £45.67 £50.68
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +60.71% -62.67% +120.59%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Luton

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in Luton

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Luton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OO in Luton

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Luton region with a requirement for OO.

1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) OOD
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VxWorks
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Google
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 3 (33.33%) LINQ
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 3 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (33.33%) Unity DI Container

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (33.33%) VectorCAST
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Ada Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Ada Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modeller
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 3 (33.33%) LINQ
1 3 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Dojo
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) LESS
2 2 (22.22%) Sass
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) React
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 3 (33.33%) OOD
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) ArchiMate
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Ada
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) DO-178B
2 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (11.11%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Google
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Workday